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National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation partners with students and researchers at FAU research lab!

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Partner with the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science as we race towards excellence!

Dean Ata

"We have an unprecedented obligation and opportunity to provide our students and community with the highest caliber of research, scientific invention, and education in the country." Ata Sarajedini, Ph.D., Dean, Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

 3MT Champion Mickelene Hoggard Brings Home the Gold!

3MT championship winner

Mickelene Hoggard, a Doctoral Candidate in Chemistry, was presented a $2,500 scholarship from the Kelly Family Scholarship Fund. As champion of the 3MT competition, Ms. Hoggard honors us here at the College of Science with her excellent presentation on "Snail Spit to Medicine". For a full list of participants, mentors, judges, and steering committee, visit this link.

Watch the video here!


U.S. Congressman Pays King Tide in Fort Lauderdale a Visit

U.S. Representative Ted Deutch wades through tidal flooding in Fort Lauderdale on Oct. 17, 2016.
Photo courtesy of Peter Haden / WLRN

Read full article here.

FAU Joins MIT, Carnegie Mellon and others as Top College for Cybersecurity!

See the whole list here.

The Florida Alga Bloom

Watch this video from CBS news about research being done by the College of Science's Professor Louda.

  Tiger Shark







College Photos

Visit our flickr page to see recent photos of our students, events and activities.

Sci Olympiad