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Jan. 10, 2018
Popular Summer Research Programs Return
The Institute for Sensing and Embedded Network Systems Engineering and the Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center are continuing their NSF-funded "Research Experiences for Undergraduates" programs this summer. Learn more about the I-SENSE program here, and the SNMREC program here.
Testing Sea Turtle Hatchling Stamina
Researchers from the College of Science conducted the first study on disorientation to examine the physiological effects of extended crawling and swimming performance on sea turtle hatchlings. The study, published in the Journal of Experimental Biology, has some surprising results. To see The New York Times coverage, click here.
New Podcast: "Science Remix at FAU"
The first episode of the recently launched College of Science podcast series features Diane Baronas-Lowell, Ph.D., associate scientist in the Department of Biological Sciences. She discusses antibiotic resistance. Listen to it here.
Science Press Release One of Best of 2017
A news release on bilingual development in children achieved sixth place internationally on the list of most popular releases managed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. READ MORE.
Funding Updates
The National Science Foundation released an updated Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide. Watch the webinar here.

A new link to access ORCID.org (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) has been added to eRA Commons. Learn more here.
FAU Harbor Branch 2017 Annual Report Available
The report highlights the research, education and outreach efforts at FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute during FY17. View it here.
Recent Sponsored Research Awards
Investigator Name and Project
Sponsor Name and Total Anticipated Funding
Daniel Flynn
Small Business Development Center
University of West Florida
$1,200,000
John Scott
USF/PEPSA Regional Training Program 2017-2018
University of South Florida
$16,600
Daniel Meeroff
Investigation of Electrochemical Oxidation for Treatment of Landfill Leachate
The University of Florida Board of Trustees
$49,865
To see more recent awards, scroll down in the digital magazine  here.
11 a.m. - noon TOMORROW
EE 303, Boca campus
4 p.m. TOMORROW , Jupiter campus
Video conference available
Details  here.

4 p.m. Jan. 16, Boca Raton campus
Video conference available
Details here.
3:30 p.m. Jan. 12, Boca Raton campus
10 - 11:30 a.m. Jan. 17, IS-4, Room 113
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Jan. 17, ADM 207
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Jan. 18
DW 108, Davie Campus
Video conference available
6- 7:30 Jan. 22, Auditorium
´╗┐Lifelong Learning Complex, Jupiter Campus
2 - 3 p.m. Jan. 23, Boca Raton campus
2 - 4 p.m. Jan. 31, BOT conference room
Video conference available
Noon Jan. 31, LY3 Room 136
2 - 4 p.m. Feb. 7, ME-104 3rd floor
Limited Submission
Internal deadline: extended to Jan. 16
For details, click  here.
Expand Your Search for Research Funding 
To find funding opportunities, visit GrantForward. To find university-based resources, expertise and collaborators, use Florida ExpertNet. Click on the images below.
Now, more than ever, it's important to broadcast your scientific and scholarly achievements.

Please send research news and accomplishments to 
Luis F. Perez or Beth C. Barak   here .
Funding graphic created by  Freepik.