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FAU “stomp on Jesus” professor running for Palm Beach office

FAU “stomp on Jesus” professor running for Palm Beach office

June 21, 2019

Dr. Deandre Poole is running for the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections in 2020. His main goal is eliminating voter suppression.

HIV researcher appointed as new FAU College of Nursing dean

HIV researcher appointed as new FAU College of Nursing dean

June 11, 2019

Safiya George was an assistant dean at the University of Alabama’s College of Nursing. She officially starts at FAU on July 8.

FAU philanthropy event raises $247,000 for children with chronic illnesses

FAU philanthropy event raises $247,000 for children with chronic illnesses

April 29, 2019

OwlThon generates thousands of dollars annually, typically raised by FAU fraternity and sorority members.

FAU’s newest environmental student organization: Tritons of the Sea

FAU’s newest environmental student organization: Tritons of the Sea

April 26, 2019

The organization’s mission is to protect marine life and keep South Florida’s beaches clean.

Hillel hosts final Shabbat dinner of the semester

Hillel hosts final Shabbat dinner of the semester

April 16, 2019

About 200 people were in attendance, including FAU President John Kelly and Congressman Ted Deutch.

FAU hosts 25th annual Festival of Nations

FAU hosts 25th annual Festival of Nations

April 14, 2019

Students were able to learn about different cultural traditions and even eat food from different countries around the world.

Anti-LGBT preacher returns to Boca campus despite being struck by golf cart

Anti-LGBT preacher returns to Boca campus despite being struck by golf cart

April 10, 2019

Ken said he will not press charges against the driver.

Jupiter campus sends alert message due to possible burglary

Jupiter campus sends alert message due to possible burglary

April 5, 2019

Two suspects are currently in custody.

New dorms to be built on Boca, Jupiter campuses

New dorms to be built on Boca, Jupiter campuses

April 1, 2019

The total project cost is $78.5 million.

President John Kelly re-appointed, receives a $350,000 bonus

President John Kelly re-appointed, receives a $350,000 bonus

March 28, 2019

Kelly’s contract now ends in 2020.

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.

President John Kelly might receive a $350,000 bonus, higher salary, contract extension

President John Kelly might receive a $350,000 bonus, higher salary, contract extension

March 22, 2019

The Florida Board of Governors will vote on whether to extend Kelly’s contract and raise his salary next week.