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Events

September 22 - October 21, 2020

Tuesday, September 22

National Hazing Prevention Week

Annual weeklong hazing prevention, education and awareness programming

Yoga for Mental Health

Certified Nutritional Health Coach and Yoga instructor Yadira will be teaching us the benefits of Yoga for our mental health. Yadira is a powerful instructor...

Arduino Webinar Series

Have you wanted to learn how to build electronic circuits? Have you heard about Arduino or Raspberry PI and wondered how hard would it be to play with those...

2pm
Virtual Event
Greenhouse- Seed Starters

Stop by for a quick plant and tag of plants on popsicle sticks to get prepared for planting in our community garden.

Prepare for the Virtual Career Fair- Career Expo

Learn strategies to prepare for attending a virtual career fair. irtual career fairs (sometimes called an online job fair) is an online "event" in which...

5pm
Virtual Event
National Register to Vote Day: Evolution of Voting

Participate in an interactive overview of the evolution of voting and trivia of important facts. Resources provided on how to register to vote and a prize...

Paint Social

Follow our live streamed paint class to create your very own artwork from wherever you are! Individually wrapped painting supplies will be distributed to...

Paint Social

Follow our live streamed paint class to create your very own artwork from wherever you are! Individually wrapped painting supplies will be distributed to...

7pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 23

National Hazing Prevention Week

Annual weeklong hazing prevention, education and awareness programming

Careers in Retrograde

Choosing a career isn’t exactly astrology, but is important to know your personality traits and how they define you. Put your career in retrograde and take...

Careers in Retrograde

Choosing a career isn’t exactly astrology, but is important to know your personality traits and how they define you. Put your career in retrograde and take...

2pm
Virtual Event
Live your best life today: Examining equity and social justice with the Women's Voting Rights Act

The plight for equity among a woman's right to vote celebrates 100 years but only for some women. Examine the inequity and advancements of the Voting Rights...

4pm
Virtual Event
Navegando Mi Carrera (Navigating My Career): Hispanic/Latinx Panel Featuring FAU Alumni

In partnership with the FAU Center for Inclusion, Diversity Education, and Advocacy, the FAU Career Center will host an Employer Panel. The panel will focus...

4pm
Virtual Event
Gratitude Manifestation Circle

Join us for a gratitude circle . This special event will consist of a short guided manifestation meditation followed by speaking gratitude for all that we...

Thursday, September 24

National Hazing Prevention Week

Annual weeklong hazing prevention, education and awareness programming

Maintaining Sobriety During COVID

Presented by: Futures Recovery Healthcare

Jobs in Justice: Local, State, and Federal Jobs

The Jobs in Justice: Local, State, and Federal Jobs Panel is an interactive opportunity to learn from professionals in the field of criminal justice. This...

3pm
Virtual Event
Graduate Open House

At the annual Graduate College Open House, you will have the opportunity to learn why FAU should be your first choice for graduate education. The Fall 2020...

Friday, September 25

National Hazing Prevention Week

Annual weeklong hazing prevention, education and awareness programming

Prepare for the Virtual Career Fair- Career Expo

Learn strategies to prepare for attending a virtual career fair. irtual career fairs (sometimes called an online job fair) is an online "event" in which...

12pm
Virtual Event
Doctoral Student Pre-Candidacy Research Event

Teachers of color: Characteristics and trends in attrition and retention from a large urban school district in Florida from 2009 to 2019 Kerry Wittel, M.Ed....

Saturday, September 26

Owlsley Default

The one where we play Friends trivia to win prizes!

Friends Trivia Night

The one where we play Friends trivia to win prizes!

5pm
Virtual Event

Sunday, September 27

Virtual Research in Action: No School? No Worries: Fostering Child Development Outside the Classroom

Due to COVID-19, many parents and caregivers are curious about the potential impact on children’s development in the absence of childcare or school. In...

Monday, September 28

Global Coffee Hour

Provides opportunities for current FAU students, domestic and international, to engage in cultural exchange and gain skills in intercultural communication.

4pm
Virtual Event
Trying Tik Tok Coffee Trends

"Spill the beans" with us as we recreate Tik Tok coffee trends and talk about body image with Owlscare.

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 29

 FAU Neuroscience Seminar Series: Inhibitory Neuron Dysfunction in the Amygdala: A Common Feature of Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder?

SPEAKER: McLean Bolton, Ph.D. Research Group Leader & Chair of Academic Programs Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience Zoom Link:...

4pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 30

Gratitude Manifestation Circle

Join us for a gratitude circle . This special event will consist of a short guided manifestation meditation followed by speaking gratitude for all that we...

Thursday, October 1

Grow with Google: best practices for creating a YouTube Channel

Learn from Digisults CEO Vicente Pimienta the essential concepts of what works and does not work when promoting your products or services by posting videos...

Use YouTube to Grow Your Business

Get best practices for creating a YouTube Channel and compelling video content that promotes your products and services and drives engagement with your brand.

11am
Virtual Event
Galleries Virtual Exhibition Explores Past, Present and Future Politics

The University Galleries in Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters will debut four online exhibitions that are united...

6pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Exhibition Explores Past, Present and Future Politics

The University Galleries in Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters will debut four online exhibitions that are united...

Friday, October 2

Teaching the Last Backpack Generation: The Faces of our Campus

Who is The Last Backpack Generation? What can we expect from them and what do they expect from us? What can we provide so that they can contribute to and...

Saturday, October 3

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Saturday, October 3 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

Sunday, October 4

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Saturday, October 3 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

Online Theatre Lab Playwright's Forum and Masterclass

Reading of “The Impracticality of Modern-Day Mastodons” followed by talkback with Rachel Teagle. This play is being used as the centerpiece of Theatre Lab’s...

2pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 5

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Saturday, October 3 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

NAMI Family to Family

8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people with mental health conditions. It is a designated evidenced-based program....

Tuesday, October 6

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Saturday, October 3 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

 FAU Neuroscience Seminar Series: Neuro-Computational Underpinnings of Context-Based Learning Differences in ASD

SPEAKER: Ari Rosenberg, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison Zoom Link: bit.ly/2FQ7nbR Meeting Number: 849 5327 1477 Meeting Password:...

4pm
Virtual Event
A Conversation with Jeffrey Toobin about “True Crimes & Misdemeanors: The Investigation of Donald Trump”

Donald Trump's campaign chairman went to jail. So did his personal lawyer. His long-time political consigliere was convicted of serious federal crimes, and...

Jeffrey Toobin Discusses his book "True Crimes and Misdemeanors" in this Virtual Event

FAU and the Palm Beach Book Festival present Jeffrey Toobin in an interview with Joe Klein, author of Primary Colors. Toobin will discuss his new...

7pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 7

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Saturday, October 3 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

Mental Health 101

This class is an intro to mental health. Recovery is possible and often people do not understand this. We will talk about various forms of mental illnesses...

Gratitude Manifestation Circle

Join us for a gratitude circle . This special event will consist of a short guided manifestation meditation followed by speaking gratitude for all that we...

Thursday, October 8

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Saturday, October 3 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

FAU Libraries Live

An engaging presentation about the FAU Libraries that will feature faculty and staff sharing information about how to access what you need to be successful...

2pm
Virtual Event
Irving Labovitz, J.D.

TV shows and films about the law make the legal profession seem exciting and glamorous. Discover how real law can be even more stimulating than its dramatic...

Friday, October 9

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- First Half

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Saturday, October 3 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

Sunday, October 11

Online Theatre Lab Playwright's Forum and Masterclass

Playwright’s Forum. Reading of a new audio play by Jeff Bower followed by talkback with playwright. Tickets at fauevents.com

2pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 12

Robert Rabil, Ph.D.

Since President Vladimir Putin assumed power Russian foreign policy has been marked by a global assertiveness, contesting America’s global power. This course...

NAMI Family to Family

8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people with mental health conditions. It is a designated evidenced-based program....

Kurt Stone, D.D.

In April 1898, American Mutoscope — one of the earliest American film companies, released a half-reel short of thenAssistant Secretary of the Navy Theodore...

Tuesday, October 13

Wesley Borucki, Ph.D.

In 2004, The Breakers Hotel on Palm Beach asked Dr. Borucki to identify many portraits of Renaissance-era explorers and scientists in its Gold Room that had...

 FAU Neuroscience Seminar Series: Combating Deleterious Phases in ALS/FTD

SPEAKER: James Shorter, M.A., Ph.D. Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Zoom Link: bit.ly/2G7JJYE Meeting Number: 846 2698...

4pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 14

Jeffrey Morton, Ph.D.

Based upon his popular Great Decisions format, Professor Morton will evaluate seven critical issues confronting American foreign policy makers. Each issue...

Jeffrey Morton, Ph.D.

Based upon his popular Great Decisions format, Professor Morton will evaluate seven critical issues confronting American foreign policy makers. Each issue...

Gratitude Manifestation Circle

Join us for a gratitude circle . This special event will consist of a short guided manifestation meditation followed by speaking gratitude for all that we...

Thursday, October 15

Irving Labovitz, J.D.

TV shows and films about the law make the legal profession seem exciting and glamorous. Discover how real law can be even more stimulating than its dramatic...

FAU/Palm Beach Book Festival: Tim Weiner

Tim Weiner discusses his new book "The Folly and the Glory"

5:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 16

Frank Cerabino

This course will take students through the weekly news roundup with Palm Beach Post columnist Frank Cerabino, who will select some of the important,...

Michelle QUilter, PsyD, CASAC

This module will provide an introduction to Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. The foundations for the development of DBT will be explored including concepts of...

Terryl Lawrence, Ed.D.

This course will examine the connections between the lives and artistic activities of art collectors and artists whose powerful personalities and work...

11:15am
Virtual Event
American Foreign Policy Virtual Lectures

Professor Jeffrey Morton will evaluate critical issues confronting American Foreign policy makers. Tickets at www.fauevents.com

12pm
Virtual Event
Benito Rakower, Ed.D.

Court and lawyer films have the highest possibility of appeal to American film audiences, because ours is a litigious society. Another reason is that an...

The Victimization of Individuals with ASD: Bullying in the School Setting

THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO ALL EDUCATION MAJORS. Estimates state that about 30% of youth in the United States have faced bullying in one form or another (Merrell...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 17

Michelle QUilter, PsyD, CASAC

This module includes a discussion of the impact of the Biosocial Theory on the conceptualization of behavior and how this is addressed in DBT, the four...

Sunday, October 18

Michelle QUilter, PsyD, CASAC

This module includes a discussion of the impact of the Biosocial Theory on the conceptualization of behavior and how this is addressed in DBT, the four...

Online Theatre Lab Playwright's Forum and Masterclass

Reading of a new audio play by Jahna Ferron-Smith followed by talkback with playwright. Tickets at fauevents.com

2pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 19

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- Second 5-Weeks

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, October 19 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

Robert Rabil, Ph.D.

Since President Vladimir Putin assumed power Russian foreign policy has been marked by a global assertiveness, contesting America’s global power. This course...

Matthew Klauza, Ph.D.

This virtual talk by Matt Klauza, Ph.D. will explore Ernest Hemingway’s life and the women who supported, encouraged, and even challenged the famous American...

Oge Marques, Ph.D.

In this one-time virtual lecture by new OLLI Jupiter instructor, Dr. Marques will present a large number of examples of optical illusions and other visual...

NAMI Family to Family

8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people with mental health conditions. It is a designated evidenced-based program....

Tour & Talk - A Virtual Visit to “Why Shouldn’t We Talk About These Things at The Table?: A Community Based Conversation with South Florida Artists”, an online contemporary art exhibition

Art curator Jeanie Ambrosio and artist AdrienneRose Gionta will present Tour & Talk- A Virtual Visit to “Why Shouldn’t We Talk about These Things At the...

Kurt Stone, D.D.

In April 1898, American Mutoscope — one of the earliest American film companies, released a half-reel short of thenAssistant Secretary of the Navy Theodore...

A Conversation with Mitch Albom about “Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family”

Donald Trump's campaign chairman went to jail. So did his personal lawyer. His long-time political consigliere was convicted of serious federal crimes, and...

FAU/Palm Beach Book Festival: Mitch Albom - Virtual Event

FAU and the Palm Beach Book Festival present Mitch Albom, with his new book "Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake and the Making of a Family." Albom...

7pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 20

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- Second 5-Weeks

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, October 19 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

Wesley Borucki, Ph.D.

In 2004, The Breakers Hotel on Palm Beach asked Dr. Borucki to identify many portraits of Renaissance-era explorers and scientists in its Gold Room that had...

Wednesday, October 21

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching)-Fall 2020- Second 5-Weeks

SPOT (Student Perception of Teaching) is available online beginning Monday, October 19 at 12:01 a.m. It is only open for students participating in the Fall...

Jeffrey Morton, Ph.D.

Based upon his popular Great Decisions format, Professor Morton will evaluate seven critical issues confronting American foreign policy makers. Each issue...

Jeffrey Morton, Ph.D.

Based upon his popular Great Decisions format, Professor Morton will evaluate seven critical issues confronting American foreign policy makers. Each issue...

Gratitude Manifestation Circle

Join us for a gratitude circle . This special event will consist of a short guided manifestation meditation followed by speaking gratitude for all that we...

September 22 - October 21, 2020