FAU Flags at Half-Staff on Feb. 5 in Memory of Barbara Chapman and Paulina Chiriboga

Barbara Chapman passed away December 24, 2017. She was a long-time FAU employee who served international students for more than 25 years. As the Program Assistant in the Intensive English Institute, she helped countless students from around the world. Barbara was a trusted colleague known for her calm demeanor and quiet confidence, and for her tireless dedication to the students.

Paulina “Pabis” Chiriboga passed away January 23, 2018, at the age of 21. She was planning to graduate from FAU in May and start medical school in the fall. Paulina was a member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority. She loved helping people, especially children with autism.

In accordance with University policy, FAU flags are lowered on the first Monday of every month to honor the memory of members of the University community who passed away during the previous month.

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Career Fair Prep Rally (Davie/Jupiter)

Attend the Career Fair Prep Rally on the Davie or Jupiter campuses to learn how to prepare for the upcoming career fairs. Have your résumé critiqued, participate in a mock interview with industry experts and learn how to navigate a career fair. Refreshments provided.

Davie Campus
Thursday, Feb. 8
5 – 7 p.m.
Liberal Arts Bldg. Lobby/Breezeway

Jupiter campus
Wednesday, Feb. 14
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
The Burrow (SR Bldg.)

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Certified Student Leader

The Certified Student Leader program seeks to recognize and strengthen the leadership capacity of students while providing leadership and service opportunities for self-awareness and growth. The CSL program also has specialized tracks for you to hone your development even more. Students who complete the program and are in good academic standing will receive a certificate and will have the certification notated on their academic transcript. Deadline to apply is Friday, Feb. 16.

To learn more and apply visit our website.

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FAU Third Annual Out of the Darkness Campus Walk

This event is a fundraiser for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). The walk is taking place Sunday, March 25. It is also an expression of hope, support, and help for those who are struggling with suicide, anxiety and depression, and those who have been impacted by loss due to suicide. The funds raised by the Out of the Darkness Walk help bring important AFSP research, education, advocacy and survivor programs to our local community. Please join us in forming a team, walking individually, or walking “virtually” and participating in this event. There will be educational materials and fun interactive activities provided by several FAU offices, academic departments and community providers. Give yourself time to stop at different stations. Breakfast snacks provided.

For more information visit afsp.org/fau.

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Accounting Career Fair

Are you looking for a job or internship in the accounting industry? Then attend the Accounting Career Fair on Monday, Jan. 22. The fair will take place from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Live Oak Pavilion, Student Union on the Boca Raton campus. Dress professionally and bring multiple copies of your résumé. Log on to OWL CareerLink to view a complete list of attending employers.

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Accounting Career Fair, Jan. 22

The FAU Career Center presents the Accounting Career Fair. FAU students and alumni looking for internship or job opportunities in the accounting industry are encouraged to attend. The fair will be held on Monday, Jan. 22, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Student Union, Live Oak Pavilion.

Website: http://www.fau.edu/career/

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LGBTQ Peer Mentor Program- Mentees Welcome

The LGBTQ Peer Mentor Program provides opportunities for LGBTQ students who may be questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity, feeling isolated, struggling with coming out issues, and/or questioning how to integrate their identity into all aspects of their lives (ethnic/racial identity, gender, religion, academic or career interests) to receive mentorship and support from other LGBTQ students.

If you are interested in having a mentor for the spring 2018 semester, please contact Whitney Hagen.

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FAU Student Jobs in Davie

Looking for a job? Davie Campus Life may have an opportunity for you. Multiple student positions are available at FAU’s Davie Campus, including:

  • Night Owls Driver
  • Operation Manager
  • Campus Life Student Assistant
  • Student Government Positions

For detailed information on position and availability email Warren Shaw.

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