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‘The job wasn’t worth it’: the stressful world of resident assistants

‘The job wasn’t worth it’: the stressful world of resident assistants

October 11, 2019

While being a resident assistant (RA) at FAU means you get an hourly pay on top half-priced housing, their workday never ends — and the stress has a powerful impact on their mental health.

FAU allegedly violates crime reporting law in QB sexual battery investigation

FAU allegedly violates crime reporting law in QB sexual battery investigation

August 31, 2019

An FAU student says quarterback Chris Robison raped her. She felt guilty for it, so she told police it never happened — then told FAU it did. A lawyer says FAU was right in clearing Robison, but how they told her about their decisions might’ve violated a federal law.

Obituary: Former library dean dies at 72

Obituary: Former library dean dies at 72

August 25, 2019

William “Bill” Miller won the ‘Oscar for reference librarians’ and introduced the library’s first computers and special collections. He served as library dean for 27 years.

FAU student and MSD alum Sydney Aiello remembered for her selflessness

FAU student and MSD alum Sydney Aiello remembered for her selflessness

June 17, 2019

Despite struggling with depression and her best friend’s death, Aiello constantly went out of her way to take care of her friends.

The history of FAU’s 30-year debate over fraternity and sorority housing

The history of FAU’s 30-year debate over fraternity and sorority housing

May 10, 2019

After almost 30 years, FAU’s Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life is still unsure if housing for Greek life is coming anytime soon.

A look into hazing allegations at FAU

A look into hazing allegations at FAU

May 6, 2019

FAU charged a fraternity with “brutal” hazing, but it’s not saying anything else — and one expert says that’s the problem.

How does FAU Greek life match up to other Florida universities?

How does FAU Greek life match up to other Florida universities?

May 1, 2019

Here are the smartest, most popular, and best-behaved Greek communities in Florida — and the least.

Here’s what you need to know about Greek life parties

Here’s what you need to know about Greek life parties

April 30, 2019

The UP learned about Greek party rules and myths concerning alcohol, drugs, and more so that you don’t have to.

VIDEO: Students give their take on new 24-hour library schedule

April 15, 2019

FAU’s Boca library is now open 24 hours a day for five days out of the week — and students seem to be taking advantage of it.

‘A true convenience’: FAU barber shop sponsors local charities, connects with FAU students

‘A true convenience’: FAU barber shop sponsors local charities, connects with FAU students

April 11, 2019

New Era barber shop offers services to students and jumped through hurdles to create a location on campus.

FAU’s women, gender, and sexuality studies isn’t a waste of time for everyone

FAU’s women, gender, and sexuality studies isn’t a waste of time for everyone

March 27, 2019

Students and faculty in the program say that they use the knowledge to get a job, understand their life experiences, and look at the world through different perspectives.

Davie campus hosts first leadership conference

Davie campus hosts first leadership conference

March 26, 2019

Students who attended the inaugural Roadmap to Success event learned about everything from managing money to looking professional during a dinner.