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Small-scale ocean turbines could expand U.S. renewable energy portfolio

Thanks to a recently-signed five-year lease agreement between Florida Atlantic University (FAU) and the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), researchers at FAU’s Southeast National Marine Renewable...Show More Summary

Teen Graduates From High School And College In The Same Week

A Florida teen graduated from high school and college in the same week. Grace Bush, age 16, attended Florida Atlantic University High School, where she earned credits for her high school diploma and a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. School officials said Grace is the youngest student to complete the combined program. Grace said she

Keith Reaser NFL Draft 2014: Grading 49ers' 5th-Round Pick

With the 170th overall pick, the San Francisco 49ers selected Keith Reaser from Florida Atlantic University. The 5'10", 189-pound cornerback had a total of 158 tackles in his collegiate career and played four years within the Owls program. Watch Bleacher Report's NFL analysts break down what Reaser will bring to the 49ers. Read more NFL news on

Sixteen-Year-Old Becomes High School and College Grad in the Same Week

Grace Bush, 16, of South Florida, will receive her high school diploma this Friday, May 9. Oddly enough, she earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice just last week. Through Florida Atlantic University’s dual enrollment program, Grace will have both a high school diploma and a college degree within a week. Grace began taking classes Keep Reading ?

Florida Teen Graduates College Before Receiving Her High School Diploma

2 months agoNews : ABC Headlines Blog

Grace Bush, 16, took part in her college graduation ceremony earlier this month and tomorrow will be celebrating another educational milestone — high school graduation. Grace attends Florida Atlantic University High School, where students have the opportunity to pursue a full-time college degree while completing...

Librarian Peenalized for his Peeculiar Behavior

So much for privacy, at Florida Atlantic University anyway. When Seth Thompson was asked why he decided to shoot videos of men urinating in bathrooms at Florida Atlantic University, he told campus police he launched his strange hobby merely to see if he could get away with it. Show More Summary

Enormous Hammerhead Shark Drags Florida Fisherman for Several Miles

4 months agoGenres / Horror : Fearnet

Florida Atlantic University student Viktor Hluben is part of a team that catches sharks for sport and returns them to the sea... but all his experience hadn't quite prepared him for the harrowing struggle that occurred last week, when...Show More Summary

Video Voyeur Haunted College's Men's Restrooms

Suspect termed secret filming as "personal challenges" Seth Thompson, 40, is facing 17 felony counts for allegedly videotaping men inside bathrooms at Florida Atlantic University. College Urinal Voyeur read more

Campus Librarian Secretly Tapes Students Masturbating, Urinating

Seth Thompson, a librarian and Florida Atlantic University allegedly taped men urinating and touching themselves and then uploading the pictures to a porn site. He reportedly gave the clips names such as, “A college kid and his dad taking a leak at a public bathroom” and “My buddy jerking off in the stall next to me.” […]

Former FAU Employee Accused Of Filming Male Students Peeing, Masturbating In Bathroom

7 months agoNews / Crime : The Dreamin' Demon

Boca Raton, FL — A former employee of Florida Atlantic University is facing charges after police say he secretly filmed students pissing and masturbating in the men’s restroom on the campus, then uploaded those video files to several pornographic websites. Seth Thompson, a.k.a. Show More Summary

Florida Man Taped Students Masturbating in College Library's Bathroom

7 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

On and, where he shared his voyeuristic clips, he called himself "JERKING_BUD." In real life, Seth Thompson was a collection specialist at one of Florida Atlantic University's libraries. And oh, what a collection he had on his university laptop. Read more...

Carl Pelini Resigns As FAU Football Coach After Admitting Illegal Drug Use

Carl Pelini is out as head coach at Florida Atlantic University after he and defensive coordinator Pete Rekstis were confronted over their illegal drug use. The university announced the changes this week, saying that athletic director Pat Chun confronted the two men, who in response turned in their resignations. Show More Summary

University official refuses to lend student a computer, says he looks “like a girl”

I wish this was surprising. Abdul Asquith, a senior at Florida Atlantic University, was refused use of a library laptop last Wednesday while he was trying to study. ASQUITH: She looked down at the ID, and said, “You sound, look, and act like a girl and in this ID is a man, therefore I’m not giving you [...]

School Librarian To Gay Male Student: “You Sound, Look, and Act Like a Girl”

9 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

The librarians at Florida Atlantic University could use a lesson or ten in manners. Abdul Asquith (pictured) is an openly gay senior majoring in communications. When he went to check out a laptop from the school library last week, the librarian turned him away. He told his local news station in an interview: ”She looked at the […]

Student Was Refused Laptop At Library Becasue ‘You…Look Like A Girl’

Florida Atlantic University student Abdul Asquith was told by a school librarian that he couldn’t check out a laptop computer because, “You sound, look, and act like a girl and in this ID is a man, therefore I’m not giving you a laptop.” Though Asquith admits he sometimes wears feminine clothes, on this particular day […]

University Refuses To Lend Laptop To Gay Student: ‘You Look… Like A Girl’

A Florida Atlantic University student was discriminated against by the campus library for looking like a girl even though he identifies as a gay man. The post University Refuses To Lend Laptop To Gay Student: ‘You Look… Like A Girl’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Gay Male Florida Student Denied Laptop Rental After Librarian Says He's a Woman: VIDEO

9 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Abdul Asquith, a senior at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in Boca Raton, Florida, has come forward about a painful and uncomfortable incident he says occurred recently at his school's library. As The Gaily Grind points out, Asquith says he tried...

Israel is a democracy like Florida was under the confederacy — student says, taking on school’s president

Nadine Aly explains Israel to Florida Atlantic University president Dennis Crudele. It's like a confederate state: U have ur full rights if youre a white male that owns property

Weekly SSRN Tax Roundup

David R. Agrawal (University of Georgia, Department of Economics), The Internet as a Tax Haven?: The Effect of the Internet on Tax Competition Roy Clemons (Florida Atlantic University, School of Accounting) & Michael R. Kinney (Texas A&M University, Department of Accounting), U.S. Corporate Tax Reform: Why is a Worldwide Tax...

Florida university disciplines student journalist who tried to report on suicide

10 months agoIndustries / Media : Media Wire

Broward Palm Beach New Times | Student Press Law Center Florida Atlantic University’s Office of Student Conduct is punishing Dylan Bouscher, the editor-in-chief of the student paper University Press, for reporting from the scene of a suicide on campus. … Read more

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