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Events

June 15 - July 14, 2021

Tuesday, June 15

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Summer 2021-First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, June 14 at 12:01 a.m. only for students taking classes during Summer 2021-First...

Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training Program

Presenter: John R. Jordan, Ph.D., FT Date/Time: Tuesday, June 15, 2021, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom Cost: $75 CEUs: 6.5 Description: The...

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Germany v. France | Euro 2021 Futbol Tournament Watch Party

Come and watch the Euro 2021 Futbol Tournament live at the Student Union Lobby. Join us for freeplay of FIFA and Rocket League in the Esports Arena!...

Wednesday, June 16

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Summer 2021-First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, June 14 at 12:01 a.m. only for students taking classes during Summer 2021-First...

Body Acceptance Meditation with Leah Parisian, LCSW

Come as often as you like for seated (chair, floor or cushion), guided, calming meditations with Leah Parisian, LCSW. Meditations will be focused on Body...

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Ping-Pong Tournament

Show off your skills in a one-on-one ping-pong tournament held by the FAU Student Union Esports Arena! Players of ALL skill levels are welcome. A prize will...

Book Arts 101: Bloomsday

Book Arts 101: Bloomsday Wednesday June 16 3 PM Eastern Daylight Time On June 16, 1904, James Joyce and the love of his life, Nora Barnacle, went on...

3pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 17

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Summer 2021-First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, June 14 at 12:01 a.m. only for students taking classes during Summer 2021-First...

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Friday, June 18

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Summer 2021-First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, June 14 at 12:01 a.m. only for students taking classes during Summer 2021-First...

Thesis Defense Announcement

Matthew P. Quinan: "Redox Environment Controls on the Degradation of Harmful Organic Contaminants in Marine Sediment" Committee Chair: Jordan Beckler,...

10am
Virtual Event
Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Friday Meditations with Anna Anoufrieva

Come as often as you like for seated, guided, calming meditations with Anna A. Anoufrieva, MA, MFT, Trained MBSR Teacher. Every Friday at Noon.

Saturday, June 19

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Summer 2021-First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, June 14 at 12:01 a.m. only for students taking classes during Summer 2021-First...

Sunday, June 20

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Summer 2021-First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, June 14 at 12:01 a.m. only for students taking classes during Summer 2021-First...

Live Theatre Reading: "Sweat," by Lynn Nottage

The 2018 Pulitzer Prize winning play examines the collision of race, class, family and friendship at a pivotal moment in America. A group of friends in...

Monday, June 21

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Tuesday, June 22

Thesis Defense Announcement

Rebeka Rocco: "Prison Based Animal Programs: Student Perceptions" Committee Chair: Cassandra Atkin-Plunk, Ph.D. Committee Members: Cassandra Atkin-Plunk,...

11am
Virtual Event
Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Immigration Q&A with Aaron Blumberg

Fragomen partner attorney, Aaron Blumberg will answer immigration-related questions on H-1B, Permanent residency, and other employment categories. For...

Thesis Defense Announcement

Jessica Gravelle: "Multiple Environmental Factors Contribute to High Hatching and Emergence Success in Northwest Atlantic Loggerhead Turtles (Caretta...

3pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, June 23

Body Acceptance Meditation with Leah Parisian, LCSW

Come as often as you like for seated (chair, floor or cushion), guided, calming meditations with Leah Parisian, LCSW. Meditations will be focused on Body...

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Dissertation Defense Announcement

Ishwarya Srikanth: "Stochastic Bridge Condition Deterioration Models for Concrete and Timber Bridges" Committee Chair: Committee Members: June 23, 2021 at...

Thesis Defense Announcement

Pablo Chon Kan-Muñoz: "Empirical Assessment of the Interaction between Automated Vehicles and Human Drivers: Case study of Commercially Available Adaptive...

2pm
Virtual Event
TOURNAMENT ENTRY | Super Smash Bros Ultimate

The FAU Student Union Esports Arena is hosting its Smash Bros Tournament series! Players of ALL skill levels are welcome. A prize will be awarded to the...

Thursday, June 24

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

JCBA

INSTRUCTOR KERI MIKI-LANI SCHROEDER VIRTUAL WORKSHOP THURSDAY JUNE 24, 2021 5 TO 8 PM EASTERN DAYLIGHT TIME FROM WHEREVER YOU ARE, VIA ZOOM CLASS LIMIT:...

Friday, June 25

Thesis Defense Announcement

Samantha E. Trail: "Evidence for the independent evolution of visual perception during seafinding by hatchling leatherback sea turtles (Dermochelys...

11am
Virtual Event
Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Friday Meditations with Anna Anoufrieva

Come as often as you like for seated, guided, calming meditations with Anna A. Anoufrieva, MA, MFT, Trained MBSR Teacher. Every Friday at Noon.

Sunday, June 27

Audio Play: "Blood Sisters," by Andie Arthur

This new audio play presentation revolves around Cindy who is barely out of the closet, even to herself. She tells herself that maybe, just maybe, if she...

Audio Play "Versace Era," by Juan Sanchez

This new audio play is about gay life in the 1990s in South Beach. This golden time with extravagant parties, glamour and celebrities became known as the...

Monday, June 28

Dissertation Defense Announcement

Elizabeth Opeyemi Adenmosun: "The Knowledge of and Attitudes Towards Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Nigerian American Adolescents" Committee Chair: Cynthia...

8am
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Joshua Schiariti: "Sargassum and Sea Finding by Loggerhead Sea Turtle Hatchlings (Caretta caretta)" Committee Chair: Mike Salmon, Ph.D. Committee Members: ...

9am
Virtual Event
Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Thesis Defense Announcement

Brian Benitez: "Effect Of Proximity to Failure in Resistance Training on Circulating Levels of Neuroprotective Biomarkers" Committee Chair: Michael Zourdos,...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Zac P. Robinson: "Effect of Proximity to Failure During Resistance Training on Muscle Performance and Fatigue" Committee Chair: Committee Members: June 28,...

3:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 29

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

A picture of a cartoon soccerball

Come and watch the Euro 2021 Futbol Tournament live at the Student Union Lobby. Join us for freeplay of FIFA and Rocket League in the Esports Arena!...

Wednesday, June 30

Body Acceptance Meditation with Leah Parisian, LCSW

Come as often as you like for seated (chair, floor or cushion), guided, calming meditations with Leah Parisian, LCSW. Meditations will be focused on Body...

Basketball: June Madness

For the entire month of June, participants can compete for the high score on our basketball machine.

Thesis Defense Announcement

Ryan Amato: "Hiding in Floodplain Sight: How Does Flood Risk Information Affect Flood Risk Perceptions and Mitigation Behaviors?" Committee Chair: Colin...

1pm
Virtual Event

Friday, July 2

Friday Meditations with Anna Anoufrieva

Come as often as you like for seated, guided, calming meditations with Anna A. Anoufrieva, MA, MFT, Trained MBSR Teacher. Every Friday at Noon.

Thesis Defense Announcement

Natalie Therese Faron: "The Impact of Nutrient Loading on the Soil and Root Respiration Rates of Florida Mangroves" Committee Chair: Brian Benscoter,...

1pm
Virtual Event

Monday, July 5

Thesis Defense Announcement

Laura Barron: "Social Media Mobilizing Youth Activism" Committee Chair: Christopher Robé, Ph.D. Committee Members: Nicole Morse, Ph.D. and Lindsay Harroff,...

12pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Ali Hamadeh: "The Role of Serotonin in Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase Regulated Physiology of Drosophila melanogaster" Committee Chair: David Binninger,...

3pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, July 6

Thesis Defense Announcement

Madeleine O. Bitting: "Reconstructing the Late Holocene History of Human Activity and Climate from a Costa Rican Diatom Record" Committee Chair: Erik...

12pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Madeleine O. Bitting: "Reconstructing the Late Holocene History of Human Activity and Climate from a Costa Rican Diatom Record" Committee Chair: Erik...

12pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Rebecca Cerminaro: "The Longitudinal Relationship Between Repetitions in Reserve and Average Concentric Velocity in the Back Squat and Bench...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Rebecca M. Cerminaro: "The Longitudinal Relationship Between Repetitions in Reserve and Average Concentric Velocity in the Back Squat and Bench...

12:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, July 7

Body Acceptance Meditation with Leah Parisian, LCSW

Come as often as you like for seated (chair, floor or cushion), guided, calming meditations with Leah Parisian, LCSW. Meditations will be focused on Body...

Thesis Defense Announcement

Brittny Aguiar: "Using High Resolution Satellite Imagery to Count Manatees in the Crystal River, Florida" Committee Chair: Scott Markwith, Ph.D. Committee...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Maxwell S. Florey: "Changes in physical properties of the peat soil matrix across a salinity gradient in the Everglades: implications for accelerating peat...

2pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Stefan A. Basilio: “G-CSF Gene Therapy for Brain Diseases and/or Sickle Cell Anemia” Committee Chair: Howard Prentice Ph.D Committee Members: Jang-Yen Wu...

2pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, July 8

Thesis Defense Announcement

Tyler C. Bianchine: "Effects of hard and soft pellets in conjunction with pellet size and -Glucan on production characteristics of Florida Pompano...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Pandiyan Kesavan: "Machine Learning Approach for Vegetation Classification Using UAS Multispectral Imagery" Committee Chair: Sudhagar Nagarajan,...

Thesis Defense Announcement

Rachel Catherine Larson: "The use of acoustic sampling for monitoring wading bird colonies and alternative habitat use by wading birds in South...

10am
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Michelle L. Edwards: "The Bull Shark (Carcharhinus leucas) as a Sentinel Species for Harmful Algal Bloom Toxins in the Indian River Lagoon,...

10am
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Tucker Hindle: "An examination of downscaling a flood risk screening tool at the watershed, subwatershed, and municipality levels" Committee Chair:...

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, July 9

Thesis Defense Announcement

Sanjaya Paudel: "Seawall Detection in the Florida Coastal Area from High Resolution Remote Sensing Imagery Using Machine Learning and Object Based Image...

10am
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Zachary James Lee: "G-CSF for Parkinson's Disease" Committee Chair: Jang-Yen Wu, Ph.D. Committee Members: Howard Prentice, Ph.D. and Rui Tao, D.V.M,...

10am
Virtual Event
Friday Meditations with Anna Anoufrieva

Come as often as you like for seated, guided, calming meditations with Anna A. Anoufrieva, MA, MFT, Trained MBSR Teacher. Every Friday at Noon.

Dissertation Defense Announcement

Maxime Murray: "Homoclinic Dynamics in A Spatial Restricted Four Body Problem" Committee Chair: Jason Mireles James, Ph.D. Committee Members: William...

2pm
Virtual Event
Thesis Defense Announcement

Joseph P. Marcheggiani: "Non-Invasive Measurement Method for Transient Flows in Wind Tunnels" Committee Chair: Stewart Glegg, Ph.D. Committee Members:...

2pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, July 10

JCBA

INSTRUCTOR KAREN HANMERR VIRTUAL WORKSHOP SATURDAY JULY 10, 2021 10 AM TO 1 PM EASTERN DAYLIGHT TIME FROM WHEREVER YOU ARE, VIA ZOOM.(THIS WORKSHOP WILL BE...

Sunday, July 11

Live Theatre Reading: "The Wolves," by Sarah DeLappe

This 2017 Pulitzer Prize finalist is a portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who want to score on the soccer field....

Monday, July 12

Thesis Defense Announcement

Lauren Melanson: "Investigating vertebrate relationships of the south Florida gopher tortoise: a study of vertebrate species within scrub, pine rockland,...

Thesis Defense Announcement

Sanju Khatri: "Spatial distribution of sinkholes in relation to deep-seated karst in Martin County (FL) using remote sensing techniques." Committee Chair:...

3pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, July 13

Thesis Defense Announcement

Edward Perri: "Effect of Microalgae (species, processing) on Sunray Venus Clam (Macrocallista nimbosa) and Hard Clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) Production and...

10am
Virtual Event

Wednesday, July 14

Body Acceptance Meditation with Leah Parisian, LCSW

Come as often as you like for seated (chair, floor or cushion), guided, calming meditations with Leah Parisian, LCSW. Meditations will be focused on Body...

Thesis Defense Announcement

Michael Halak: "Fessenden’s Worlds: Biosys" Committee Chair: Shane Eason, MFA. Committee Members: Francis McAfee, M.F.A. and Timothy Miller, Ph.D. July 14,...

1pm
Virtual Event

June 15 - July 14, 2021