| Nov 19, 2014
November is an even busier month than usual for the indefatigable Rolando Chang Barrero, artist and founder of the Boynton Beach Arts District.
In addition to finding time to paint, running the Arts District, having art walks, and children's and...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Florida Atlantic University's Board of Trustees on Tuesday was set to formally approve a new major – general studies – aimed at students who have not declared a major and are at risk of dropping out.
The new major reflects the university's...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Graduates of Florida colleges are less likely to be saddled with student loans when they graduate, a new study shows.
Slightly more than half of Florida's students leave school with loans compared with seven of 10 nationally, reported the nonprofit...
| Nov 26, 2014
Buying into plans for high-end jobs to keep their students in Boca Raton came up during a community dialogue with trustees of Palm Beach State College.
"You're part of a vital educational cluster of 80,000 students," Mayor Susan Haynie said at the...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Who: Carlos A. Parra, 34, of Pembroke Pines, is director of student lifeat Broward College's southcampus. He was recently selected as Broward College's Supplier Relations and Diversity's October/November 2014 Employee of the Month. Para's workplace is the...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Tech Runway, billed as a new model for entrepreneurship in South Florida, will open Friday with five tenants at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.
The first tenants are a company that simplifies shopping and shipping outside the country, a...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Two Florida schools make LinkedIn rankings
LinkedIn released its University Rankings this month, listing its top schools based on how successful its recent graduates have been at landing desirable jobs. Using LinkedIn profiles, the company compared the...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Itamar Marcus, founder and director of Palestinian Media Watch, will speak in the Grand Palm Room of the Student Union Building (777 Glades Road) on Florida Atlantic University's Boca Raton campus at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 10.
Marcus is one of the...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Students pursuing a career in life science might consider attending the Florida BioMedical Career Symposium on Nov. 7 at Scripps Florida in Jupiter.
The career symposium aims to educate graduate students and postdoctoral fellows on career paths as...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:27 PM
A crash on the Florida Atlantic University campus left a Jeep on its side Wednesday, but no one was hurt, officials said.
The blue Jeep and a black Mazda sedan crashed about 9:40 a.m. at the intersection of East University Drive and Northwest 20th...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 1:58 PM
All five commission seats are up in this year's election Nov. 4, with three incumbents running and two seats up for grabs by a pool of mostly newcomers.
Each district has its own set of issues, though most of the 14 candidates are concerned with...