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Campus Announcements 

 Faculty-Led Study Abroad

New Spring 2020 Course Offering:

HC Tutoring Available:

You don't need to struggle alone, tutoring is completely FREE and open to all FAU students! 
Check out the tutoring schedule at

Library Schedule:
  • Until further notice the Library will be closing at 9PM on Sundays.
  • From now on you will need your OWL Card at all times to access the library.

Office of Undergraduate Research and Inquiry (OURI)
Fall 2019 Semester OURI Office Hours in HC112:
  • Monday 11 AM - 12:50 PM
  • Tuesday & Thursday 11 AM - 12 PM;                                                  12:20 PM - 1:00 PM
Job, Internship, and Volunteer Opportunities  

Social Media Assistant Internship Position
For the Wendy Martinez Legacy Project

The Social Media Assistant provides support for the creation and postings of The Wendy Martinez Legacy Project's work to its Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, You Tube etc. to engage and update its followers on what the foundation is doing to accomplish its mission.  This position is a part time (10 hours a week). For more information contact Cora Martinez at .

Part-time Seasonal Jobs & Internship Positions 

This is a great opportunity for students and in walking distance to the campus. They offer a wide variety of paid flexible positions and will work with your class schedule!


For more information visit, . If interested in applying, please send a copy of your resume to Lynn Besaw, Lynn Besaw

Inter-Campus Opportunity  

Annual Florida Collegiate Honors Council Conference
February 2020, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College is hosting the annual Florida Collegiate Honors Council’s annual conference. The conference will be held February 7-9 2020 at the Embsy Suites Palm Beach Gardens. This is an exciting opportunity to meet honors students and faculty from around the state and to share your research. There are also fine art, creative writing, and academic writing contests that include cash prizes. We encourage you all to submit.

To read more about this conference and to submit a proposal, visit
Speed Reading & Memory Workshop, Tuesday Nov. 5th 
These free 90-minute sessions are open to all FAU students, faculty & staff.

What You'll Learn:
+ Practical techniques to increase your reading speed
+ Tips to improve your understanding and concentration
+ Instructions to approach technical content & analysis effectively
+ Strategies to memorize vital information using specific techniques
+ Recommendations for faster reading on computer and digital screens

Reserve Your Seat Here:

The techniques can be implemented immediately in your own reading material and will help you read faster, remember more & boost your productivity.
Art of Science Photo Contest
The FAU Art of Science photo contest is an opportunity that may be of interest to many of our faculty and students (and it's also a great way to highlight some of the amazing research going on here at the HC). Could you post this information on the next newsletter?

Please visit the link below about the new FAU Art of Science photo contest. The deadline for submissions is November 1st. All members of the FAU community (faculty, students and staff) can submit original images of scientific work taking place at FAU, including color-enhanced microscopy, photos taken in the lab and the field, underwater photos of marine research, fractal imagery and other photos illustrating the beauty that is inherent in the natural world.

Upcoming Events
Tuesday, October 29
Drag 101
7-9 PM, Burrow

Wednesday, October 30
Fall Fest
6-9:30 PM, Rec Fields

Every Wednesday
Pilate Class
6-7 PM, SR275

Friday, November 1
Mystery Dinner
5 PM, DH

Week Long Events
RAD Class (Rape Aggression Defense course by FAU PD)
MWF 5:30-9:30 PM, SR149 

Register at 

Jobs and Internships!
You can see our up to date list of internships on the Honors College website here!

Scholarship Opportunities
View current scholarship opportunities here.

Study Abroad Office Hours
Madison McShane is our Study Abroad Advisor who visits the Jupiter Campus to advise students on the many opportunities available. To schedule an appointment phone 561-297-1080 or email  

FAU Career Center
Walk-in and in-person appointments available M-W 8 AM to 5 PM.Office is located in SR 139.
Appointments through (Skype, phone, email) via Handshake available M-F 8 AM to 5 PM. 
To schedule an appointment, please log on to your Handshake account –
Trivia Time!
Where am I? Who am I?

The first 3 people to guess the name and location of the mystery person who owns this stress-quelling device will win some fancy Honors College merch! Please send your guesses to .
Helpful Links
Honors College page for Current Students.
Current internship opportunities here.
Go to Student News to read more about upcoming events here.
Click here for Fall semester library hours. 24/7 access to the lobby and computer lab is available to all students with a currently activated owl card.
Click here to submit announcements. The deadline is
5 PM Thursday.