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September 5, 2018
Agents of Change
From a unique artificial leaf that could be used to reduce air pollution to an app to help non-profits, FAU Wave undergraduate students are taking their innovative ideas to the next level. Student can apply by Oct. 1 for a spot in this undergraduate research and entrepreneurship competition. READ MORE.
Bilingual Language Development in Children
Bilingual children develop each language at a slower pace because their learning is spread across two languages. Findings of a study by Erika Hoff, Ph.D., recently published in Child Development Perspectives, challenges the belief that … read more.
Philosopher Talks Collaboration, Science Similarities
While working in Europe this summer, Richard Shusterman, D. Phil., shared his expertise in the study of the human body. He's keen on identifying additional FAU collaborators. READ MORE.
NIH Warns of Threats to Biomedical Research Integrity
The director of NIH recently issued a statement addressing threats to the security of intellectual property and the integrity of peer review. The agency seeks to mitigate breaches and assure that transparency, trust and integrity are protected. To read the director's statement, click here.
NSF Invites Your Input
Help set the agenda for fundamental research in science and engineering, and vie for recognition and prizes by competing in the NSF 2026 Idea Machine competition. Suggest your "big idea" research questions by Oct. 26. To learn more, click here.
Recent Sponsored Research Awards
Investigator Name and Project
Sponsor Name and Total Anticipated Funding
William Bosshardt
FAU CEE and Next Gen Personal Finance Collaboration
Next Gen Personal Finance
$78,700
Rodney Murphy
Integrative Biology and Neuroscience (IBNS): a Joint Graduate Program Between the Max Planck Florida Institute and Florida Atlantic University
Max Planck Florida Institute of Neuroscience
$171,953
Jason Hallstrom
Helmets, Concussive Force and Traumatic Brain Injury Interactive Device
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, Inc
$90,775
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sept. 7, FAU Wimberly Library
Boca Raton Campus
1 p.m. Sept. 11, WEBINAR
4 p.m. Sept. 11, BC-71 #126
Boca Raton Campus
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sept. 13, EE-96 #405
Boca Raton Campus
Postdoc Career Talk with John Callahan, Ph.D. Vice President of Technology, BRIDG
3 p.m. Sept. 18
Board of Trustees Room, AD-10
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Sept. 20
EE-96 #405, Boca Raton Campus
10 a.m. Sept. 26
Live Oak Pavilion, Boca Raton Campus
6:30 - 9 p.m. Oct. 3
The Addison Hotel, Boca Raton
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Oct. 13
Office Depot Center, Boca Raton Campus
5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Oct. 18
FAU Tech Runway, Boca Raton Campus
Due: Oct. 30; letter of intent due Sept. 30
Expand Your Search for Research Funding 
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