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Student battling cystic fibrosis goes viral, meets Taylor Swift

Tiffany Rich, a 26-year-old Saint Mary’s College student, used social media to meet her idol.

Rich, who was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at birth, says she spends a lot of her days at doctors’ offices and hospitals. 528 more words

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What's the deal with the Islamic State? FAU professor explains

The Islamic State group is plastered all over the news. So what does its future hold and how do free countries see that it doesn’t have one? 199 more words

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FAU medical residents working with uninsured at Bethesda clinic

Twenty-eight medical residents from Florida Atlantic University are working with patients without health insurance or not enough of it at a Boynton Beach health clinic connected with Bethesda Health and the non-profit Genesis. 285 more words

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Black borrowers pay more than whites for mortgages, FAU researcher finds

Black borrowers pay higher mortgage rates than white borrowers, with African-American women taking the biggest hit.

That’s according to research by Ping Cheng, professor of finance at Florida Atlantic University… 134 more words

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Study: Your middle school friendships were bound to fail

Middle school is a tumultuous time; it’s filled with changing voices, views, interests and, inevitably, friendships.

According to a study published in Psychological Science, most middle school friendships are bound to fall apart due to differences between friends such as friendships between boys and girls, unpopular and popular adolescents or straight-A students and straight-C students. 421 more words

USA TODAY College

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Football

One of the great things about living in Boca Raton, Florida is the rise of the Florida Atlantic University (FAU) football program, and the impressive stadium that was built on the campus in 2011.   65 more words

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