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FAU to raise mental health awareness using virtual program

FAU to raise mental health awareness using virtual program

July 18, 2019

FAU and nearly 300 other colleges are taking a new approach toward teaching how to spot potential mental health problems in friends and family.

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.

Opinion: FAU needs to do a better job at warning students of traumatizing events

Opinion: FAU needs to do a better job at warning students of traumatizing events

November 1, 2018

An anti-abortion group comes onto campus every year without notice, presenting graphic images of torn-up fetuses. Where is our warning?

Florida politicians visit FAU to discuss mental health, opioid addiction

Florida politicians visit FAU to discuss mental health, opioid addiction

March 21, 2018

The College of Nursing hosted the Boca campus forum.

Boca House of Representatives pass duck crossing signs bill, among others

Boca House of Representatives pass duck crossing signs bill, among others

December 4, 2017

The House passed an additional four bills, two of which relate to an on-campus bike rental program and a national holiday.

Hope N’ Mic Night: Entertainment and inspiration

Hope N’ Mic Night: Entertainment and inspiration

March 9, 2016

On Friday, March 4, FAU's chapter of the national organization To Write Love on Her Arms held Hope 'N' Mic Night, an event featuring live music and free food. The purpose was to raise awareness of mental health issues and provide an outlet for creative expression.

FAU recognizes National Suicide Prevention Day

FAU recognizes National Suicide Prevention Day

September 10, 2015

Across the country, people will recognize today, Sept. 10, as National Suicide Prevention Day. According to a study conducted by Emory University, there are more than 1,000 suicides on college campuses every year, with one in 10 college students having made a plan for suicide at some point.