| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:25 PM
John Kelly, a vice president at Clemson University in South Carolina, will be Florida Atlantic University's next president.
The Board of Trustees on Friday selected Kelly, 59, over two other finalists, Christopher Earley and former U.S. Sen. George...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:01 AM
Alesandra Chojnowski dreams of becoming a college cheerleader.
The 14-year-old from Royal Palm Beach is a member of the Ultimate All Stars West Palm Beach Senior Level 2 cheerleading team that competed in the recent Ultimate State Bash at Florida...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Florida's colleges and universities are pulling the trigger on zero tolerance for guns on campus.
Broward College on Tuesday became the latest school to allow firearms on campus, provided they are kept locked inside vehicles. The policy change follows...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Students may find that being average is no longer good enough if they want to land a spot in a Florida university.
Even schools once considered easy to get into are turning away students who would have been admitted in the past.
| Jan 31, 2014
| 5:37 AM
Who: Lauren M. McGee joined Diversified Companies as manger of its real estate development and aviation divisions, underwriting prospective acquisitions, conducting demographic research and engaging with social media and philanthropic coordination....
| Jan 18, 2014
| 2:19 PM
As the new president of Florida Atlantic University, John Kelly will be charged with turning around an institution that has become better known in recent years for its setbacks than successes.
Graduation rates and alumni giving at FAU are among the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:53 PM
A new electronic tool may help doctors determine if a senior is at risk of taking a tumble.
Not by testing their balance, though, but by taking a hard look at their medications.
Patrick Hardigan, a public health professor at Nova Southeastern...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:02 AM
Florida Atlantic University's lifelong education program, already the largest of its kind in the country, keeps growing, with enrollment climbing more than 20 percent in four years.
The Lifelong Learning Society has about 16,000 paid members between...
| Jan 5, 2014
Ilyse Weinshall and John Vanderah were never supposed to meet.
"He's a Catholic boy from East Dubuque, Iowa, and I'm a Jewish girl from Long Island, N.Y.," says Ilyse, 47.
"It's a miracle we ever crossed paths at all," adds John, 48.
| Jan 4, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Nova Southeastern University was envisioned a half-century ago as a high-tech university different from anything Florida had ever seen. And it has been pioneering ever since.
Long before most people had home computers, NSU offered online classes in...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Florida Atlantic University is ready to name a new president next week — and two big names in Florida politics are among the 10 finalists chosen Monday.
Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and former U.S. Sen. George LeMieux, both Republicans,...