Corey King stepped down Friday from his post as vice president of student affairs. Photo courtesy of Student Affairs marketing

Student affairs vice president resigns from university Friday

July 12, 2019

Corey King will act as President John Kelly’s adviser until his replacement is found.

Safiya George, the new nursing college dean, comes from the University of Alabama, where she researched religion and HIV. Courtesy of FAU News Desk

HIV researcher appointed as new FAU College of Nursing dean

June 11, 2019

Safiya George was an assistant dean at the University of Alabama’s College of Nursing. She officially starts at FAU on July 8.

Photo by Andrew Fraieli

Your Guide to the Ultimate Spring Break Staycation

March 3, 2017

There are a fair amount of hidden places on campus that the average student doesn’t get to experience without a little explor...

Administration Compensation: more student fees are paying for salaries

Administration Compensation: more student fees are paying for salaries

March 3, 2016

Eight years ago, America was in a recession. People were losing jobs left, right and center, but not at Florida Atlantic.

FAU pays its student leaders, but charges them for mandatory leadership classes

Austen Erblat

September 5, 2013

This is an updated version of this story. Jaclyn Broudy has led the Student Government House of Representatives on the Boca campus for over a year. Now, administration thinks the seasoned Boca House Speaker needs a one-credit class to keep her job and learn what leadership really means. But Broudy is not the only person being required to take ...

FAU provost steps down, accepts neuroscience position on the Jupiter campus

Austen Erblat

July 5, 2013

Provost Brenda Claiborne is stepping down from her current position and will start as Program Director for Neuroscience on the Jupiter campus, effective August 7. Claiborne served as Chief Academic Officer, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, as well as professor in the department of biology, and a professor in the department of neuroscienc...

An Open Letter to FAU Students

Acting President Dennis Crudele

May 29, 2013

It is an honor to serve you as acting president of Florida Atlantic University—a responsibility I humbly accepted and take very seriously. I want to take this time to introduce myself to those of you who may not know me or my long history with the university. The most important elements of my career are twofold: I’ve been an Owl for just shy o...

FAU students investigated for “disruptive behavior” during protest

Christopher Massana

May 1, 2013

Three FAU students could face conduct charges from administration for protesting a public event. The students were members of the FAU chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine. They joined nine other members on April 19, when they protested a speech given by Col. Bentzi Gruber of the Israeli Defense Forces. Gruber spoke in the Student Housing S...