UNIVERSITY PRESS

Mark Noll is an FAU alumnus and It's Owl Time owner. Mohammed F. Emran | Asst. Creative Director

It’s Owl Time takes down “fowl owls”

October 11, 2015

As a Florida Atlantic student back in the early 90’s, communications major Mark Noll noticed a problem on campus – a lack of school spirit.

Artistic Director Louis Tyrrell, Company Manager Lauren Palmieri and Associate Artistic Director Matt Stabile of Theatre Lab.  Mohammed F. Emran | Asst. Creative Director

The College of Arts and Letters establishes professional resident theater company

October 8, 2015

Students are now able to get a taste of the professional stage on campus with Theatre Lab – FAU’s new professional resident theater company.

The band, Quinteto Leopoldo Federico, with their album. Photo courtesy by Hoot Wisdom

Hoot/Wisdom-produced album earns Latin Grammy nomination

October 2, 2015

Hoot/Wisdom Recordings-produced album “Bogota – Buenos Aires,” by Latin group Quinteto Leopoldo Federico, has been nominated for a Latin Grammy award in the Best Tango Album category. The collaboration between the quintet, director Giovanni Parra Huertas, Alejandro Sánchez-Samper – a Florida Atlantic associate professor and assistant director of commercial music – and a group of students brought this work to fruition.

The founding members of Pi Kappa Phi’s Kappa Delta 
chapter at their chartering event in April. Photo by Max Jackson.

New Greeks on the block

September 27, 2015

Built on the concept of a “Nu Phi,” meaning “non-fraternity,” today’s Pi Kappa Phi brothers continue to embrace this philosophy.

Sunset at Deerfield Beach. Alexis Hayward | Web Editor

FAU lands amongst the best colleges by the sea

September 23, 2015

Coming in at no. five on Best College Review’s list of the 50 Best Colleges by the Sea, Florida Atlantic University is giving a whole new meaning to “making waves.” “Going to a University that isn't by the beach is like going to an 8 am class ... It's just not gonna happen,” said freshman electrical engineering major Max Wellnitz on the Florida Atlantic University Class of 2019 Facebook page.

Photo courtesy of WMDD

Student helps bring first World Marrow Donor Day to FAU

September 18, 2015

The first ever World Marrow Donor Day is coming to Florida Atlantic University on Saturday with the help of junior Crystal Mahannah.

Photo by Emily Creighton | Features Editor

Parents’ Treat: Where to eat during Parents’ Weekend

September 15, 2015

From microwave mac and cheese to cafeteria food, the meal options for the traditional college student – that being one within the confines of a strict budget – are limited. But, when parents and family come to visit, the game changes.

Owsley watches over the bonfire prior to the Hollywood Undead concert. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Bonfire crowd comes to life for Hollywood Undead

September 11, 2015

The eighth annual Bonfire festival and concert took place last night, debuting a new schedule and the most expensive headlining act to play the event yet.

Kathryn Edmunds, the student body president addresses the crowd. Photo by Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photograher

Column: 2015 State of the University: What wasn’t addressed

September 2, 2015

This year’s State of the University Address left me with more questions than answers.

Photo by Mohammed F Emran

2015 State of the University Address roundup

September 2, 2015

t this year’s State of the University Address, hosted on Sept. 1, Student Body President Kathryn Edmunds decided to switch up the agenda by giving the students a Florida Atlantic version of a Technology, Ente...

Photo of students at the 2013 Foam Party. Photo by Dylan Bouscher

FAU outranks UM among top party schools

August 27, 2015

It looks like the cancellation of the annual Foam Party hasn’t been too detrimental to Florida Atlantic’s party scene. FAU has just been ranked no. 33 on University Primetime’s list of “The Real Top Party Schools.”

Members from the Interfraternity Council, College Panhellenic Association, and Multicultural Greek Council wearing their ideal recruitment outfits. Photo by Alexis Hayward | Web Editor

Greek Life: How to nail recruitment/rush from head to toe

August 19, 2015

Every year, incoming college students gather into meeting rooms and around promotional tables with the hopes of finding a sorority or fraternity perfect for them.