Events and News

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
American Association of Blacks in Higher Education Summer Opportunities Webinar
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Manufacturing Decline: How Racism and the Conservative Movement Crush the American Rust Belt
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Friday, April 9, 2021
FAU Immigration Workshop (Zoom)
10:00 am - 12:00pm

Friday, April 9, 2021
Traditional Japanese Culture
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Friday, April 9, 2021
Culturally Competent Special Education: How do I know when I see it and what I am supposed to see?
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Meeting Registration

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Urban Reads: Kevin M. Fitzpatrick and Matthew L. Spialek 
"Hurricane Harvey's Aftermath: Place, Race, and Inequality in Disaster Recovery"
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Wednesday, May 5, 2021
“Motherhood and Career Retention in STEMM: Systematic Barriers and Actionable Solutions” Virtual Conference
General admission fee: $25 USD
10:00 am

October 28 - 30, 2021
*Application Deadline: April 16, 2021*
SACNAS’s (Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics & Native Americans in Science) National Diversity in STEM Conference

June 28 - 30, 2021
American University Summer Institute on Education, Equity, and Justice
Free Webinars on Demand from National Conference on Race and Ethnicity.

Previous Events


In the News


Formation of the COS Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee

Dean Teresa Wilcox appointed Dr. Yanmei Li as an administrative fellow for the newly formed Charles E. Schmidt College of Science Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee. Please direct any questions to





 Meet the Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion

lat In 2020, the dean appointed Ms. Latarsha Morgan as the Assistant Director for Diversity & Inclusion. Her role will be to ensure that all College of Science projects related to diversity aligns with the overall vision of the college to celebrate diversity, facilitate equity and inclusiveness, and inspire positive change.  Find out more here.





 Young CryptograpHers Cybercamp Summer 2019

cybercamp The first  Young CryptograpHers Cybersecurity Summer Camp  took place at FAU’s Boca Raton campus on July 29 to August 2, 2019. Read more.



 Congratulations to Elected Fellow of APS

apsProfessor of Medical Physics, Theodora Leventouri, Ph.D., was elected a 2019 Fellow of the American Physical Society  (APS). APS recognizes members who have made exceptional contributions to the physics enterprise. Read more.



 FAU Inducted as Chapter of AWIS

awisAs the nation continues to observe “Women’s History Month,” Florida Atlantic University has announced that it was recently accepted as an official chapter of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS), a global network inspiring bold leadership, research and solutions that advance women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). Read more.