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Spotlight on Rhea Francani: FAU Middle School teacher with a music career

September 3, 2020

“I feel like because I am up on my feet, singing and dancing, performing every day I’m furthering my craft in the classroom,” Francani said. “While I’m teaching it, I’m learning, even from myself and the material that I’m teaching, but also from the students.”

Illustration by J.R. Pfeiffer.

Spring graduates speak on the lack of an in-person graduation

August 14, 2020

Students mention how not being there physically for graduation is an unusual experience.

Since transitioning to online learning, the experience for international students has not been pleasant. Illustration by Israel Fontura.

FAU students across the globe talk about the hardships of virtual learning during the pandemic

August 12, 2020

International and study abroad students alike find it hard to manage their motivation as well as adjust to a learning medium that doesn’t work with their major.

Illustration by J.R. Pfeiffer.

How the outbreak of COVID-19 has affected FAU professors

August 10, 2020

FAU Professors share their teaching experience during the COVID-19 outbreak.

RUF pastor Jeff Lee promotes inclusivity and unity, especially during the time the country is currently in. Photo by Ethan Vogt.

Reformed University Fellowship adjusts its organizational affairs due to COVID-19

August 3, 2020

Pastor Jeff Lee goes over the new routine of operation with Reformed University Fellowship and its members.

Illustration by Ethan Vogt.

FAU’s political clubs state their perspectives on Black Lives Matter protests

August 2, 2020

The presidents of Owls For All, College Democrats, and College Republicans all agree that there needs to be significant change in the United States when it comes to police brutality.

Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez.

Division of Student Affairs continues their open forums with White/Caucasian students, meeting consisted of deafening silence

July 16, 2020

This was the third session aimed at tackling the issues in the country and at FAU.

Graphic by Michelle Rodriguez.

Experiencing the pandemic in Brazil through the eyes of FAU alumni

July 7, 2020

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

John Kelly became the seventh president in Florida Atlantic history on Jan. 17, 2014. Photo by: Max Jackson

Diversity Q&A with FAU President John Kelly and Dr. Andrea Guzman Oliver

July 1, 2020

John Kelly and Dr. Andrea Guzman Oliver discussed social justice and changes being made at FAU.

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.

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.

Top Row: (L-R) Lori Berman, Lois Frankel, Shirley Johnson, Melissa McKinlay, Katrina Long-Robinson. Bottom Row: (L-R) Jessica Mates, Ruth Mageria, Charlotte Wright, Jasmin Lewis, Andrea Guzman Oliver, Ava L. Parker

FAU administrator joins discussion on racial injustice with public officials, community leaders

June 8, 2020

Florida State Senator Lori Berman hosted the discussion highlighting the “diverse panel of women community leaders” who took part in it.