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President John Kelly praises the school's diversity and FAU's police department. Photo by Max Jackson

Q&A with President John Kelly and Dr. Andrea Guzman Oliver on campus policing

July 3, 2020

In the second part of the interview, President Kelly and Dr. Oliver talk about diversity on campus and policing at FAU.

John Kelly became the seventh president in Florida Atlantic history on Jan. 17, 2014. Photo by: Max Jackson

Diversity Q&A with FAU President John Kelly and Dr. Andrea Guzman Oliver

July 1, 2020

John Kelly and Dr. Andrea Guzman Oliver discussed social justice and changes being made at FAU.

While the Florida Board of Governors approved FAU's reopening plan, there is still no timetable as to when operations will resume on campus. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Florida Board of Governors approve FAU’s reopening plan for the fall semester

June 23, 2020

The FAU Board of Trustees discussed the 25-page plan on June 12.

Photo by John DeStefano

In wake of recent protests, FAU students gather to celebrate Juneteenth

June 20, 2020

Editor's Note: This story has been updated to accurately reflect the date of which Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Pro...

One of the many signs at the peaceful protest on the intersection of Glades and State Road 7 in Boca Raton. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Column: I went to a Black Lives Matter protest

June 19, 2020

“I think many young people have a false impression that activism requires complete dedication or a future involving it, but the way I see it is that activism should be a part of every young person's life in some way, shape, or form,” said Sheza Ali, one of the protest organizers.

In the plan, it covers how each facet of the FAU community will come back with a heavy emphasis on social distancing. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Board of Trustees approve 25-page plan for reopening

June 13, 2020

This plan will be shown to the Florida Board of Governors in Orlando on June 23.

College of Arts and Letters Dean Michael J. Horswell hosted a conversation Tuesday about the current social climate in the country. Photo courtesy of FAU College of Arts and Letters

College of Arts and Letters host social climate conversation

June 12, 2020

Dean Michael J. Horswell hosted the conversation highlighting the “Peace, Justice, and Human Rights Initiative” within the College of Arts and Letters.

New assistant coach Erik Kirtman joins head coach Vin Morris, who was introduced on May 29 of this year. Photo courtesy of the FAU Ice Hockey Club.

FAU alum named assistant coach of hockey club

June 10, 2020

Erik Kirtman played for the Owls in 2002 and now returns to help out the team behind the bench.

FAU President John Kelly praises university's police department in a statement released Monday. Photo taken by Ryan Lynch in 2016.

President John Kelly addresses George Floyd protests, condemns violence

June 1, 2020

In his statement, Kelly emphasized that diversity and inclusion is a significant part of FAU and promotes peace.

To get tested for the coronavirus at FAU, it needs to be set up by appointment. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU to be used as a COVID-19 testing site

May 20, 2020

FAU is the latest of over 40 testing sites in Palm Beach County.

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

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

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.

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.

FAU organizes emergency fund for students

May 8, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Florida Atlantic University has established an emergency fund for currently registered s...