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Broward College Interns
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Broward College’s Internship EDGE Program allows students to temporarily work for an employer in a field related to their career aspirations and earn college credits at the same time. Broward College defines an internship as: Any short-term, supervised work experience specifically related to a student’s declared major, for which the student
FAU Welcomes New Head Football Coach Lane Kiffin
Friday, March 10, 2017
Lane Kiffin Florida Atlantic University appointed a head football coach with extensive college and professional coaching experience to accelerate development of its ambitious program and help transform college football in South Florida. FAU named Lane Kiffin to lead FAU football into a new era of success on the football field and to continue the
NSUís Huizenga Business College to Honor South Florida Entrepreneurs
Thursday, March 2, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, FLA. – Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business & Entrepreneurship is proud to announce the names of three South Florida business leaders who will be inducted into its Business and Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame, the Huizenga Business School’s highest honor. The 2017 honorees are:
Broward College District Board of Trustees Approves Entering Into a Pre-Development Agreement and a Ground Lease with Stiles Corporation
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Fort Lauderdale, FL - On Tuesday, February 28, the Broward College District Board of Trustees voted to enter into a pre-development agreement and ground lease with the Stiles Corporation for the redevelopment of the Willis Holcombe Center, otherwise known as buildings 31 and 32. The College originally released an Invitation To Negotiate (ITN) in February,
Mako Shark Takes Winter Break in South Florida
Thursday, February 23, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Apparently snowbirds aren’t the only visitors making their way to South Florida this winter. For the first time ever, a mako shark tagged off the coast of Maryland has migrated along the eastern seaboard down to South Florida. Hypower, a male mako shark tagged 150 days ago, has traveled in excess of 5,000 miles during
Spread of Lionfish in Gulf of Mexico is Threat to Reef Fisheries
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – As the old saying goes: “You can’t put the genie back in the bottle.” Nowhere is this more evident than with the spread of lionfish, an invasive, non-native species that is threatening the marine ecosystems across the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean and Atlantic Ocean. And one researcher at Nova Southeastern
Marine Sponge May Provide Antibacterial Solutions for MRSA
Monday, February 13, 2017
For years, scientists at FAU’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute have been collecting unusual marine organisms — many of them from deep-water habitats — that are the source of novel natural products. A compound extracted from a deep-water marine sponge collected near the Bahamas is showing potent antibacterial activity against the
Respected and Successful Florida Policymaker Will Join FAU
Friday, February 10, 2017
BOCA RATON, Fla. – Jeff Atwater, who brings years of experience in finance in the public and private sectors and executive leadership in Florida as a member of the Governor’s cabinet, has agreed to become Florida Atlantic University’s vice president for strategic initiatives and chief financial officer. Atwater will leave his role as the
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