Highlights


Calculated Surprise Leads to Groundbreaking Neuroscience Discovery

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Assistant Professor of Psychology and member of the Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, William Alexander, Ph.D., part of groundbreaking neuroscience discovery. Read more.


FAU Owl Research & Innovation Magazine Features College of Science

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College of Science research and initiatives were abound in the spring issue of Owl Research & Innovation. Read more


Jacqueline Stotler, Ph.D. Candidate in Experimental Psychology

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Ph.D. candidate in Experimental Psychology, Jacqueline Stotler, goes into detail about her research, her experience at FAU as a psychology student and her pursuits for after graduation in this recent Q and A. Read more.


Student Services Welcomes New Assistant Director

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The College of Science welcomes Mitchell Arthur, who joins Student Services and Advising as the Assistant Director of Science Advising and Continuing Education. Read more.


FAU Society of Physics Students Recognized as 2019 Distinguished Chapter

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Congratulations to FAU’s Society of Physics Students (SPS), who were recognized as a 2019 Distinguished SPS Chapter. Read more.


Human Mission to Mars Class Symposium

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The Human Mission to Mars Class Research Symposium showcased the work of the student-led teams on Mars exploration. The undergraduate class of over 40 students shared their findings for the University’s inaugural mission to Mars. Learn more here and check out the photo album on Facebook! 


FAU Receives University of Distinction Approval

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FAU’s “University of Distinction” plan for applied artificial intelligence (AI) and big data analytics was officially approved by the Florida Board of Governors. This official distinction for FAU will enhance and expand degree offerings at the University and promote AI and data-driven engagement with its region’s technology industry. Read more.


The Case for Space with Robert Zubrin, Ph.D.


Thanks to Robert Zubrin, Ph.D., noted space expert and author, for the stellar talks at FAU, exploring how the revolution in spaceflight opens up a future of limitless possibility. Read more. 


Ask a Scientist with Behnaz Ghoraani, Ph.D.

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Florida Atlantic University College of Science Dean, Ata Sarajedini, Ph.D., interviews Behnaz Ghoraani, Ph.D., an Assistant Professor in the College of Engineering and Computer Science in the next Ask a Scientist Podcast. Listen Here.


FAU Mission To Mars Feature on CBS 12 Part 1


Check out the first CBS 12 News segment featuring the College of Science Human Mission to Mars course that aired on October 8 where meteorologist Lauren Olesky interviews students and faculty. Watch Part 2 here.


Female Sea Turtle Births are at an All-Time High

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The team at FAU has been studying leatherback and green sea turtles, collecting hatchlings from nests along the Florida coast, raising them in special tanks, and then checking their sex. Read more.


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