Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez.

Division of Student Affairs continues their open forums with White/Caucasian students, meeting consisted of deafening silence

July 16, 2020

This was the third session aimed at tackling the issues in the country and at FAU.

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‘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.

According to Dean of Students Larry Faerman, the 15 minute rule does not exist at FAU. Photo courtesy of Max Pixel

Can you leave class after 15 minutes if the teacher is late? FAU students and faculty weigh in

November 21, 2018

The 15 minute rule is not a real policy at FAU — but many people around the university think it should be.

(From left to right) Boca campus governor Luke Turner, Florida Senator Bobby Powell, County Commissioner Candidate Robert Weinroth, Student Government relations director Jacqueline LaBayne, and State Representative candidate Mike Caruso visited the Grand Palm Room and spoke to almost 50 students on why they should vote in the midterm. Photo courtesy of Jacqueline LaBayne

Florida politicians visit FAU Boca campus, encourage students to vote

September 24, 2018

With the Nov. 6 midterm election coming up, several Palm Beach County candidates running for office stopped by the Boca campus to d...

Political science professor denies ties to white supremacy

April 9, 2018

Marshall DeRosa is denying any accusations of racism and white supremacy after receiving generous grants from the Koch Foundation caught the eye of a non-profit campaign.

Kevin Carver | Contributing Photographer

‘Narnia’s’ history, from tree sanctuary to campus hangout spot

February 17, 2018

Almost 50 years ago, the trees near Heritage Park Towers were saved from the path of a local highway

Director of Housing Larry Faerman at an April 2015 event dubbed “Walk A Mile in Her Shoes,” put together by OwlsCare to 
promote Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Photo courtesy of Larry Faerman

University Village Apartments to undergo renovations in summer semester

April 27, 2016

  tudents living on the Boca campus this summer will be in the Innovation Village Apartments instead of the University ...

Photo courtesy of Petr Kratochvil

Students share their worst on-campus roommate experiences

April 12, 2016

Whether they are a blessing or a curse, many of us have had to live with roommates at some point in our lives. If that point is yours right now at Florida Atlantic, then you may have one or two bad roommate stories already under your belt.