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The best stories being published on the SNO Sites network

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Stories from Florida Atlantic University
Student Court: Interfraternity Council violated Pi Kappa Alpha’s right to due process
College Reporting

Richard Pereira | September 20, 2022

The Interfraternity Council is responsible for being fair and transparent in its judgment for all the fraternities residing in FAU. Pi Kappa Alpha (Pike) feels they have done the opposite.

On Sept….

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Former FAU basketball head coach Sidney Green progresses in stroke recovery
College Reporting

Richard Pereira | May 27, 2022

Sidney Green accomplished many things in his life. He achieved what many basketball players dreamed of doing: getting drafted into the National Basketball Association in 1983.

Before his retirement…

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Student leaders criticize Multicultural Programming director for lack of cultural events
College Reporting

Richard Pereira | April 27, 2022

Several student leaders have recently criticized Multicultural Programming Director Mariana Vallejo for the lack of cultural events the organization held throughout the 2021-22 academic year.

Broward…

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Professor: Cost, familial pressure, and accessibility can influence first-generation students’ experiences
College Reporting

Nadia Gordon | April 13, 2022

First-generation students comprise over 30% of Florida Atlantic University’s population across all six campuses but they are largely underserved in higher education. As college enrollment declines nationwide…

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Pierce Kennamer implements initiative to promote rideshare safety and prevent sexual assault
College Reporting

Richard Pereira | April 4, 2022

Creating a safer on-campus experience has been one of Chief Financial Officer and Student Body President-Elect Pierce Kennamer’s top priorities in FAU’s Student Government. With an initiative titled…

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20 years later: The 2002 FAU men’s basketball team remembers their time in the NCAA Tournament
College Reporting

Richard Pereira | March 16, 2022

2002 was a historic year for the FAU men’s basketball team.

FAU finished with a 19-12 record (13-7 A-Sun), was one of the best squads in the Atlantic Sun Conference, and beat Georgia State University…

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Amazon Prime features FAU in new college tour series
College Reporting

Samantha Sheradsky | February 23, 2022

FAU is featured in a college tour series called “The College Tour”, an Amazon Prime series exhibiting universities across the U.S.

“The College Tour” is shown on 18 different channels according…

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Four years later: How an MSD survivor found her home at FAU
College Reporting

Justine Kantor | February 17, 2022

Content warning: The following article contains descriptions of a mass-casualty event that some readers may find distressing. 

Maria Burgos remembers where she was when she heard about the news that…

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FAU Softball: Head coach Joan Joyce aims to pass 1,000 career wins entering her 28th season
College Reporting

Gianna Alberti | February 9, 2022

Joan Joyce is entering her 28th season as head coach of FAU’s softball team. 15 wins away from her 1,000th career win, the Waterbury, Conn. native is excited about the upcoming season.

The 81-year-old…

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FAU researchers receive grant for self-administered HIV test
College Reporting

Justine Kantor | February 7, 2022

FAU researchers received a $1.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a self-administered HIV test.

The College of Engineering & Computer Science is working with…

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FAU Hillel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with ‘powerful’ exhibit
College Reporting

Justine Kantor | February 4, 2022

The Hillel chapter at FAU invited students to step inside a replica World War II cattle car in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Hillel arranged for the non-profit organization Shadowlight…

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Putting sex education to work: WGERC provides students with condoms, lubes, and more
College Reporting

Ma. Emilia Santander | February 1, 2022

A recent survey has shown that three out of five students have experienced anxiety and stress due to lack of basic needs like housing, food and childcare. Students may experience difficulties obtaining…

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FAU to spend at least $2.5 million to join the American Athletic Conference
College Reporting

Bryce Totz | December 16, 2021

During a press conference on Oct. 21, Florida Atlantic University officially accepted an invitation to the American Athletic Conference (AAC), where they are projected to begin playing by 2023. This will…

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University students urge for a warning in advance as a proposed alert system for anti-abortion displays was rejected in 2019
College Reporting

Darlene Antoine | November 3, 2021

Content Warning: This article features graphic images that may be upsetting to some readers.

The graphic nature of past on-campus anti-abortion displays prompted a proposal for an alert system to potentially…

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Bonfire 2021: Students, organizers, and performers say reward outweighed risk
College Reporting

Kendall Little | September 27, 2021

Students lined up at the gates for the university’s annual Bonfire Music Festival around 5:45 p.m. on Sept. 9 to see Willie Jones, Jesse McCartney, Kiana Ledé, and Flo Rida perform. Many were unmasked,…

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