Photo of Downtown Delray courtesy of the Delray Beach website

FAU students shed light on some good restaurants to try over spring break

March 13, 2019

Are you looking to expand your palate over spring break by trying new foods in Boca? We’ve got you covered. The UP asked se...

Dr. Jennifer Bloom, the founder of appreciative advising. Photo courtesy of FAU

Appreciative advising: an alternative advising method at FAU

March 11, 2019

Its creators implemented this model at FAU and other colleges, and believe it will be beneficial for the success and wellbeing of FAU students.

Kiffin (center right) poses with fans. Photo courtesy of Head Coach Tees on Instagram

Lane Kiffin t-shirts sold for a good cause

January 28, 2019

Three Alabama students founded Head Coach Tees, which sells t-shirts with Lane Kiffin’s face on them. Ten percent of the proceeds go to charity.

Eleana Frangedis graduated from FAU in 2017 with a major in business. Photo courtesy of Instagram

From FAU student to motivational speaker

December 17, 2018

Eleana Frangedis won Miss Teen America in 2012, and while she speaks at many events, she is especially drawn to sororities.

Criminal justice major Abigail Howard wants to spread awareness of human trafficking and prompt change through her organization, Project Micah 6:8. Photo by Violet Castano

FAU student starts nonprofit to help human trafficking survivors

October 1, 2018

Abigail Howard founded the organization, named Project Micah 6:8, when she was 18.

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A rundown of FAU’s summer hours

June 15, 2018

What's open when on the Boca, Davie, and Jupiter campuses.

Photo by Nate Nkumbu

SmartWater CSI returning to the Boca Raton campus this fall

May 3, 2016

Despite Florida Atlantic’s Boca Raton location being the first university in the nation to bring SmartWater — a water-based forensic liquid — to its campus in October of 2014, FAU Police have yet to use the technology to solve any crimes. And more than a year later, many students still don’t know about it.

Students pull in a black-tip shark on their research boat off of the coast of Palm Beach County in 2015. Photo courtesy of biology professor Stephen Kajiura

Graduate students research shark migration, how sharks perceive world

February 25, 2015

Correction: In the print version of this article, an error occurred crediting Isaac Newton for a study done with stingrays. It has since been co...

The Funky Buddha Lounge & Brewery in Boca Raton, Fla. where FAU students can relax and enjoy live performances. Josh Talero | Contributing Photographer

Why Funky Buddha Lounge and Brewery is scoring attention from students

February 17, 2015

Warm lighting, soft pillows and the intoxicating smell of sweet smoke aren’t the only tantalizing traits upon entering the doors ...

The stage at FAU Theater for TEDx Boca Raton. [ Mohammed F Emran | Contributing Photographer ]

GALLERY: TEDx Boca Raton – New Beginnings

May 14, 2014

TEDx Boca Raton was held on May 9th, 2014. The topic for this Tedx was "New Beginnings." You can find more information at Tedx Boca Raton websi...