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Feb. 7, 2018
Faculty, Community Take on Opioid Addiction Crisis
FAU researchers helping to combat a rising opioids addiction epidemic recently convened with lawmakers at a symposium on the Boca Raton campus. The group examined government policies and faculty research on the addiction crisis in Palm Beach County. The Sun Sentinel and the Palm Beach Post covered the symposium. READ MORE.
College of Business Study Gets National Notice
Rebel Cole, Ph.D., is the author of the first rigorous analysis of how recovery from the financial crisis affected bank lending to small U.S. businesses. The study was published by the U.S. Small Business Administration and covered by Forbes magazine. READ MORE.
National Endowment for the Humanities to Visit
The abstract deadline for a one-on-one consultation with a visiting NEH program officer has been extended to Feb. 12. To RSVP for the workshop featuring a mock grant review and to request a consultation on Feb. 19 or 20, click here.
Student Summer Research Experience in Jupiter
Several labs are seeking students to perform research focused on neuroscience and behavior through the internally funded John Nambu Memorial Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates. Appllications are due March 1. READ MORE.
New Video Showcases FAU Tech Runway Startup
The success of social enterprise Mind&Melody, an FAU Tech Runway graduate, is highlighted in a new video. The Venture Class 4 nonprofit delivers music programs for individuals with neurological disorders. 
Watch the video here.
Recent Sponsored Research Awards
Investigator Name and Project
Sponsor Name and Total Anticipated Funding
Joel Herbst
Florida Best and Brightest Teacher Scholarship Program
Florida Department of Education
$174,200
James Galvin
LBDA Research Center of Excellence Award
Lewy Body Dementia Association
$4,500
To see more recent awards, scroll down in the digital magazine  here.
2 - 4 p.m. TODAY , ME-104 3rd floor
5:30 - 8:30 p.m. TOMORROW
 FAU Tech Runway
Faculty can use the code GCVCA2018 for $10 off.
11 a.m. - noon TOMORROW , EE #303
3:30 p.m. Feb. 9, BC-71 #126
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Feb. 19
FAU Tech Runway
Abstracts required for limited one-on-one consultations are due to the division by Feb. 12.
4 p.m. Feb. 20, MC-17 #119
Video conference available
Details here.
Noon Feb. 21, LE103
Noon Feb. 26, LY3 #136
10 a.m. Feb. 28, New Port Richey, Fla.
May 2 - 4, Washington D.C.
June 4 - 5, Detroit, Mich.
Due: May 16, letter of intent Feb. 28
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.