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FAU’s College of Business Executive Education program ranked #1 in Florida

FAU's College of Business on the Boca Raton campus. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Marcy Wilder, Web Editor

May 13, 2020

With FAU ranked No. 59 globally, that marks a jump from 12 spots compared to last year when they were No. 71.

FAU organizes emergency fund for students

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.

Joseph Acosta, Staff Writer

May 8, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Florida Atlantic University has established an emergency fund for currently registered students.   The fund is for “currently registered, degree-seeking students experiencing financial hardship,” and can be used for education-related expenses such as ro...

FAU alum, Bachelorette star Tyler Cameron speaks to the graduating class during virtual senior week

Owl alum Tyler Cameron stresses to the graduating class to not put pressure on themselves after college during a webinar Wednesday hosted by the FAU Alumni Association. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Zachary Weinberger, Sports Editor

May 4, 2020

Cameron talked about building your personal brand, even with the COVID-19 pandemic happening.

FAU donors Barry and Carole Kaye die of COVID-19

Barry and Carole Kaye are donors to FAU and their names are features on multiple buildings on campus. Photo courtesy of Legacy.com.

Marcy Wilder, Web Editor

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 announces special website to congratulate class of 2020

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

Colby Guy, Staff Writer

April 29, 2020

The special website will be active on May 6.

Student in GPT death identified

Isaac Nunamaker was a 19-year-old freshman undecided major. Courtesy photo

Joseph Acosta, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

The victim was 19-year-old freshman Isaac Nunamaker.

Dead body found in FAU dorm last week

Glades Park Towers. Photo by Alex Liscio

Joseph Acosta, Staff Writer

April 17, 2020

The body was found on April 7 in Glades Park Towers, FAU police’s crime log says.

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

Masks made my FAU faculty. Photo courtesy of FAU

Darlene Antoine, Contributing Writer

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.

FAU has 26 positive COVID-19 cases. But why don’t you know that?

Illustration by Israel Fontoura

Kristen Grau, Editor in Chief

April 10, 2020

he last update FAU students received about a positive case was almost a month ago — but UF and USF students get an update whenever there’s a new case.

Boca governor encourages students to attend online programming

Student Government logo. Photo courtesy of SG

Nichole Meyer, Contributing Writer

April 3, 2020

Student body Gov. Alex Zand and his administrative cabinet provided students with updates on programming via Instagram Live.

Board of Trustees votes to refund students’ housing, meal plans

IVA-North. Students who moved off campus due to coronavirus will receive partial refunds. Photo by Alex Liscio

Kristen Grau, Editor in Chief

March 31, 2020

The refunds will cost up to $8.5 million and will be issued directly back to students’ accounts on April 17.