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Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez.

Coronavirus Column: Experiencing COVID-19 without contracting it

July 2, 2020

News Editor Regina Holloway details the effects of COVID-19, without having the virus at all.

The upcoming football season is still in question as there is over 100,000 cases of COVID-19 in Florida. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Owls prepare for upcoming season and discuss civil rights amidst nation-wide protests

June 24, 2020

Head Coach Willie Taggart emphasized the importance of educating his players throughout everything going on, beyond the football field or film room.

While the Florida Board of Governors approved FAU's reopening plan, there is still no timetable as to when operations will resume on campus. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Florida Board of Governors approve FAU’s reopening plan for the fall semester

June 23, 2020

The FAU Board of Trustees discussed the 25-page plan on June 12.

Graphic by Michelle Rodriguez.

Experiencing COVID-19 in China through the eyes of FAU alumni

June 21, 2020

FAU alumni share their experiences going through the pandemic in China.

One of the many signs at the peaceful protest on the intersection of Glades and State Road 7 in Boca Raton. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Column: I went to a Black Lives Matter protest

June 19, 2020

“I think many young people have a false impression that activism requires complete dedication or a future involving it, but the way I see it is that activism should be a part of every young person's life in some way, shape, or form,” said Sheza Ali, one of the protest organizers.

In the plan, it covers how each facet of the FAU community will come back with a heavy emphasis on social distancing. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Board of Trustees approve 25-page plan for reopening

June 13, 2020

This plan will be shown to the Florida Board of Governors in Orlando on June 23.

Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez.

FAU club presidents discuss virtual meetings, future plans

June 9, 2020

Social distancing has limited many in-person meetings and large events, but clubs are still finding ways to maintain communication virtually.

The emergency funds are considered financial aid for students and will be disbursed to student accounts, according to Ana Gagula, associate director of Student Financial Aid. Photo courtesy of FAU.

FAU disburses $6,097,000 to 8,710 students through FAU Cares Emergency fund

June 7, 2020

While scholarships and grants are being adjusted because of the pandemic, FAU will continue seeking donations for future emergency funds for all disaster situations.

Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez.

Coronavirus Column: How I use my free time in quarantine

June 4, 2020

During this pandemic, finding things to do that make me happy have been helping with my mental health and has made me gain a new perspective on life.

Defenseman David Israel (above) trains with teammate Matias Weir currently as they are motivated for this upcoming season. Photo by Kim Smith.

Even in the offseason, FAU’s Hockey Club not fazed by pandemic

May 28, 2020

“To be honest, the coronavirus has helped me and pushed me harder than before,” says leading point scorer Matias Weir.

Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez.

Coronavirus Column: How I maintained my mental health during a pandemic

May 21, 2020

This pandemic had made me forget about the things I enjoyed, whether it was exercising, writing, or my faith, and something inside of me is telling me that this is the same for a lot of other people as well.

To get tested for the coronavirus at FAU, it needs to be set up by appointment. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU to be used as a COVID-19 testing site

May 20, 2020

FAU is the latest of over 40 testing sites in Palm Beach County.