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  • Fair will offer genetic testing and disease information

    Fair will offer genetic testing and disease information
    Before she got pregnant, Dana Zimmerman wanted to know: Was she a carrier of Tay-Sachs disease? Zimmerman, an admissions coordinator at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, knew her father was a carrier for the genetic disorder, and her mother...
  • Women's self-defense course starts Tuesday at Florida Atlantic University in Davie

    Women's self-defense course starts Tuesday at Florida Atlantic University in Davie
    A self-defense course is being offered to Broward County women at Florida Atlantic University's Davie campus beginning Tuesday. The Rape Aggression Defense course will be held during three weekly sessions, from 6 to 10 p.m., in the Student Union...
  • Andrew Duffell, head of FAU Research Park, named to '40 under 40'

    Andrew Duffell, head of FAU Research Park, named to '40 under 40'
    Andrew Duffell, president and chief executive of the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, has been named a winner in 40 Under 40 Awards, which recognizes young talent in the economic development profession. "Andrew has been very...
  • Modernizing Medicine founder Dan Cane named vice chair of FAU board

    Modernizing Medicine founder Dan Cane named vice chair of FAU board
    Modernizing Medicine founder Dan Cane has been named vice chair of Florida Atlantic University's Board of Trustees, its governing board. Anthony Barbar, past-president of the FAU Alumni Association, was re-elected as the chair, FAU said Tuesday....
  • Tri-Rail making room for bicyclists; adding special cars for bikes

    Tri-Rail making room for bicyclists; adding special cars for bikes
    Traveling on a crowded Tri-Rail train with a bike can sometimes be awkward. Griffin Harrington, of Boca Raton, remembers the time his bike's handle bars snagged a woman's purse as he maneuvered through a packed train. The woman thought her purse was...
  • Income gap growing in Florida

    Income gap growing in Florida
    The most wealthy people in Florida are making more money, while everyone else loses pay, a new study concludes. From 2009 to 2012, the top 1 percent of earners saw a 39.5 percent rise in income while the rest of the population watched their income drop...
  • It's the holidays — and the college kids are home

    It's the holidays — and the college kids are home
    Monica Wacks, who had arrived home from college, texted her mother: Can you go to the grocery store? The first-year University of Central Florida student rattled off what she wanted: protein bread, organic macaroni and cheese, Swiss cheese and...
  • Miramar girl, 17, among FAU's graduates

    Miramar girl, 17, among FAU's graduates
    When Joan Martin took on the task of homeschooling her four children, she was forced to learn algebra, biology and other subjects that many of us have long since forgotten. "I was clueless at first," she said. But she joined homeschooling groups,...
  • Biotech industry gathers for holiday networking

    Biotech industry gathers for holiday networking
    BioFlorida will hold a holiday networking event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University, 3651 FAU Blvd., Suite 400, Boca Raton. The event is being hosted by the Palm Beach and Treasure Coast chapters of...
  • FAU boosts profile with business polls

    FAU boosts profile with business polls
    These days, Florida Atlantic University is posing questions — throughout the nation. The College of Business at Florida Atlantic University has started polling U.S. Hispanics monthly about the economy and their spending plans. By summer, the...
  • Young entrepreneur reaches out to students

    Young entrepreneur reaches out to students
    Jessica White, 24, is a high school teacher, a young entrepreneur and a woman on a mission to empower the young girls she comes into contact with in her community and in the classes she teaches at Boynton Beach Community High School. A 2014 graduate...