Dick Schmidt

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2014

    FAU Faculty Critique the Candidates for University President

    FAU faculty met on the school's Boca Raton campus yesterday to discuss the three remaining candidates for the school's presidency. They expressed a clear preference that Dr. John Kelly, Clemson University's VP for economic development, take the helm. Former Florida Sen. George LeMieux and Dr. Chri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2014

    FAU Presidential Race Narrows to Include Atwater, LeMieux, Just One Female

    In little more than an hour yesterday, a field of 61 candidates for the presidency of FAU was winnowed down to ten. The two most high-profile aspirants, State Treasurer Jeff Atwater and former U.S. Sen. George LeMieux, made the cut despite strong reservations voiced by two key members of the school' ... More >>