Monday, Jan. 23, 2023

Special Awards Nominations

FAU is very pleased to call for nominations for three significant annual employee awards: President's Leadership Award, Gabor Exemplary Employee Award and iThink Financial Customer Service Award. Award winners will be honored at the Annual Employee Service Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 11, 2023. Learn more here. 
Around the University

Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute Opens in Jupiter
The official launch of the institute heralds a new era of neuroscience research, education and community engagement.

VPR at Home
Sign up to connect wit the leaders of the Office of the Vice President for Research on the Boca Raton campus. Sign up here.

Undergraduate Researcher of the Year Award Applications Open
Students are recognized at the annual Honors Convocation and receive a $500 stipend and an "Undergraduate Research Scholar" stole to wear during their graduation ceremony. Learn more here.

Nominate Research Mentor for Distinguished Mentor of the Year
Each year, one university-wide award will be given and the DMOY will be recognized at the annual Honors Convocation. Learn more here.

Veteran Canine Rescue Mission - Free Dog Adoption and Eight Weeks of Training
The goal is to pair veterans with their forever dog, provide adoption fees, hands-on training and find out how this relationship impacts post-traumatic stress symptoms. For more information, contact the C-P.A.W.W. team at

New Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) Coming to Glades Rd. and I-95
During the weekend of Jan. 27, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), will convert the existing Glades Rd. and I-95 interchange to a Diverging Diamond Interchange, or DDI. Learn more here.

Leadership Certificate for Behavioral Health Professionals
This online course empowers providers to identify their natural strengths and build on existing skill sets while helping them lay the foundation for effectively leading within their organization. Learn more here.

RSVP for Frontiers in Science: Microbial Survival Strategies Against Antibiotics
Friday, Jan. 27, 4-5 p.m.; General Classroom North, Room 102. RSVP here. 

Faculty and Staff Diversity Symposium
Monday, Jan. 30, 8 a.m.; Student Union, Boca Raton campus. Register here. 

Art of Science Gallery Opening Night
Visit the Schmidt Center Gallery on the Boca Raton campus, PA-51, for the opening night of the Art of Science gallery on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4-6 p.m. Learn more here.

Former First Lady Laura Bush at FAU
Saturday, Feb. 11, 4 p.m.; Carole and Barry Kaye Auditorium. Limited amount of complementary tickets available to faculty, staff and students. Please sign in with FAU credentials here.
Faculty News

New Horizons in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD) Pilot Funding Program
Applications are due Jan. 31, 2023 at 5 p.m. Learn more here. 
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Father and Daughter Graduate Together

Amber Mueller and her father talk about their special experience graduating from FAU at the same time.

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