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President John Kelly says diversity in the faculty is a major priority. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran.

University President John Kelly blogs support to students, faculty after Trump’s travel ban

January 31, 2017

In the wake of an executive order Saturday by President Donald Trump that banned travel to and from seven countries in the Middle East, Florida Atlantic President John Kelly addressed the university in a blog post to FAU students and faculty affected by the executive order.

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Latest national Florida Atlantic poll shows Hispanic Democrats, Republicans switch financial outlooks

January 16, 2017

President-elect Donald Trump winning the election has affected all Americans, but one Florida Atlantic study is showing a significant change within the Hispanic community in the United States.

Illustration by Celeste Andrews

Donald Trump’s student loan repayment plan could benefit students

January 11, 2017

T aylor Jackson is a senior art major who doesn’t qualify for financial aid. With looming tuition costs, bills and living exp...

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FAU national poll finds majority of Hispanics believe Trump will worsen economy

December 12, 2016

A recent Florida Atlantic national poll known as the Business and Economics Polling Initiative (BEPI) has found that the majority of Hispanics believe that President-elect Donald Trump will worsen both the economy and the United States’ relationships with other countries.

Illustration by Celeste Andrews

Opinion: First taste of democracy

December 3, 2016

It came as a shock, a cannonball through the window. Donald Trump is the president-elect. Many young first-time voters — including co...

Signs in support of Hillary Clinton remain on a palm tree near the Wimberly Library on Wednesday. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Students’ social media show thoughts on Trump’s win

November 10, 2016

  The University Press administered a Twitter poll on Nov. 8 — hours before the election results began coming in  — asking students...

Pillars near the campus bookstore have the word “vote” written in chalk on them a day after the 2016 presidential election. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Students express mixed reactions of 2016 presidential election results

November 9, 2016

  Florida Atlantic students and faculty sat in suspense watching the exit polls add up Tuesday night through Wednesday morni...

A ‘vote here’ sign marks FAU Arena as a polling place during Election Day on Nov. 8. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Students file into voting booths at Boca Raton campus for Election Day

November 8, 2016

  F or those filing into FAU Arena on Tuesday, the venue did not play host to a men or women’s basketball game, but inste...

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Classifying the Candidates

November 5, 2016

  Donald Trump CRIME: Donald Trump believes that the legalization of marijuana should be decided at the state level. He maintains that drugs should be legalized to take revenue away from drug carte...

The FAU College Republicans display signs supporting Donald Trump before the start of the third presidential debate. Craig Ries | Contributing Photographer

Student supporters of Donald Trump defend their beliefs in the face of opposition

November 3, 2016

For Nicole Hansen, a junior accounting major, Donald Trump’s lewd comments in a video leaked from “Access Hollywood,” lack ...

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October BEPI poll released has Hillary Clinton leading in Florida over Donald Trump

October 16, 2016

A new poll by the Business and Economics Polling Initiative at Florida Atlantic University has Democratic Party presidential candidate ...

 A variety of student groups congregated at The Burrow to watch the first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, including the College Republicans and College Democrats.  Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Campus hosts pair of viewing parties for first presidential debate

September 27, 2016

  T he Burrow, a bar and grill on Florida Atlantic’s Boca Raton campus, was filled with about 150 people Monday night as stud...