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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.

FAU is among the universities in Florida that is preparing to reopen for the upcoming fall semester. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU is among the Florida’s State University System which is eyeing a return to campus this fall

May 18, 2020

Each school will propose individual plans June 23, 2020.

With FAU classes transitioning fully online through the end of summer, international students question if the fall term is also in doubt. Illustration by Israel Fontura.

International students stuck between border lines as coronavirus affects school, travel

May 17, 2020

The International Friends Program at FAU helps international students with an easy transition in the United States.

While it's a tough time for the medical community at at FAU during the COVID-19 pandemic, some students see it as a learning lesson. Illustration by Alex Liscio.

‘It’s a really unique time:’ Medical students share their struggles with graduating into COVID-19

May 2, 2020

FAU pre-med and medical students say that coronavirus has given them a new perspective on their future profession.

FAU donors Barry and Carole Kaye die of COVID-19

April 30, 2020

The couple, who has their names on various FAU buildings and donated over $5 million to the university, died five days apart from one another.

FAU's graduation will be held online this year. Photo by Alexander Rodriguez

FAU announces special website to congratulate class of 2020

April 29, 2020

The special website will be active on May 6.

Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez

Coronavirus Columns: An Easter In quarantine

April 19, 2020

With churches closed, my family scattered around the country, and a pandemic changing the entire world, Easter was a bit different this year.

Masks made my FAU faculty. Photo courtesy of FAU

FAU faculty makes face masks to protect people against COVID-19

April 16, 2020

The inspiration comes from the 100 Million Mask Challenge, an initiative to produce more face masks for healthcare workers and the public.

Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez

Coronavirus Columns: My first Passover during a pandemic

April 13, 2020

Celebrating Passover while the coronavirus raged outside of our house was strange, but it brought my family closer together.