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University cuts ties with controversial professor James Tracy

University cuts ties with controversial professor James Tracy

January 5, 2016

After a 10 day period in which he could appeal his pending termination, Florida Atlantic fired communication professor James Tracy on Monday.

James Tracy Announces FAU Departure Without Anyone Noticing? — Now University’s Taking Steps

James Tracy Announces FAU Departure Without Anyone Noticing? — Now University’s Taking Steps

December 16, 2015

Update: A previous version of this story listed James Tracy to teach one course over the Spring 2016 semester. A Departmenta...

FAU’s Top five moments that made headlines

Kathryn Wohlpart

January 7, 2014

Filed under Archives, News, Top Stories

Florida Atlantic University had a rough start to its spring semester — school wasn’t even officially open for business when the first newsworthy moment graced the covers. With three incidents occurring before finals week, and another two during the fall, FAU only seemed to be furthering an already infamous reputation. Here are the top five stories...

FAU’s faculty rip President Saunders and higher-ups in annual survey

Ryan Cortes and Dylan Bouscher

November 13, 2012

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Some FAU faculty changed their mind on President Mary Jane Saunders in the span of just one year. Every year, FAU’s faculty union, a chapter of the United Faculty of Florida (UFF), doles out a survey — granting anonymity — for its faculty to leave comments on higher-ups at the university, including Saunders. Last year, 23 percent of those who pa...