Rose de la Espriella, the graduate teaching assistant who died by suicide last year. Photos courtesy of Ricardo de la Espriella/Illustration by Alex Liscio

Serving, transitioning, living: the struggles of Rose de la Espriella

February 5, 2020

Rose de la Espriella served six years in the Air Force. The FAU graduate teaching assistant was also a trans woman who died by suicide on campus in November.

FAU's Center for IDEAs hosted a vigil on Wednesday in honor of National Transgender Day of Remembrance. Photo by Kristen Grau

FAU diversity center recognizes National Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 22, 2019

Around 30 students and faculty members gathered to remember the 28 transgender reported murders in the U.S. this year.

The founding members of Lambda Alpha Lambda wearing their diaternity's letters. Photo by Alex Rodriguez

The Founding Women of Lambda Alpha Lambda

March 21, 2019

Last August, House representative Gabriella Miernik founded Lambda Alpha Lambda (LAL), the first gender-neutral Greek organizati...

Student Government logo. Courtesy of FAU SG.

Boca House of Representatives meets for the first time this semester

January 11, 2019

Three LGBTQ-inclusive bills were passed.

Emily Lochten leads FAU with 16 home runs 
and 35 RBIs. Photo by Alexander Rodriguez

Softball: Emily Lochten speaking up with purpose

April 27, 2017

For many, she is an FAU softball player who wears the jersey number 25 and can hit a ball so hard, you’ll be left wondering...

Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Michael Sam speaks to students about his life

October 28, 2016

On Thursday, Michael Sam addressed Florida Atlantic students in the Barry Kaye Auditorium to share his story of adversity with them. ...