Justin Baronoff

Justin Baronoff is currently a junior at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. He is pursuing a major in Multimedia Journalism, where he hopes to some day write for major news media publications, such as the New York Times, ESPN, or even Billboard Magazine. In high school, Justin wrote for his high school newspaper for three years where he was a staff reporter for the first two years before becoming the Sports Editor in his final year. At FAU during the first semester of his sophomore year, he began interning for isportsweb.com, where he wrote about and covered his favorite professional football team, the New York Jets, and his favorite professional basketball team, the New York Knicks. Then during his second semester of his sophomore year, he began writing for FAU's student newspaper, the University Press, as a contributing writer. Justin now serves a News Writer Intern for the Boca Raton Tribune.

By Justin Baronoff On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
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FAU Greek life raising money for COVID-19 relief

Photo provided by FAU Marketing Director Zachary Sachs. The Coronavirus pandemic has prompted students involved in Greek Life at FAU to not only raise money for their own organization’s philanthropy, but has More...

By Justin Baronoff On Friday, April 17th, 2020
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FAU Athletics will host 2020 Owlspys awards show virtually

Photo provided by FAU Athletics From the football team winning their second Conference USA championship in school history to the basketball team advancing past the first round of the C-USA tournament for the More...

By Justin Baronoff On Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
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FAU football head coach Taggart emphasizes social distancing

FAU Football Head Coach Willie Taggart. Photo provided by the FAU football team via Instagram. Florida Atlantic University football head coach Willie Taggart was supposed to be in the middle of his last week More...

By Justin Baronoff On Friday, April 10th, 2020
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Local teenagers create hand sanitizer business to help others amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Juniors Matthew Russo (left) and Nicholas Horowitz (right) making the hand sanitizer. Since the coronavirus pandemic has prompted students, regardless of grade and location, to switch from learning in the classroom More...

By Justin Baronoff On Wednesday, April 8th, 2020
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What the FAU Cares Emergency Fund means for current and future students

On April 1, Florida Atlantic University announced the creation of the “FAU Cares Emergency Fund,” which will help any students currently experiencing any type of financial burden due to the coronavirus More...

By Justin Baronoff On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020
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Pandemic course being offered to FAU students this summer

Photo provided by FAU School of Communication and Multimedia Studies As current classes at Florida Atlantic University have already shifted to being fully online due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the university More...

By Justin Baronoff On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Finishing early: How COVID-19 affected FAU athletes’ senior season

FAU baseball players condole University of Pennsylvania baseball players after learning their season was canceled due to COVID-19. Photo provided by FAU Athletics. Tuesday, March 11 seemed to begin as a normal More...

By Justin Baronoff On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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FAU gives students option of changing grades to pass/fail

Photo provided by FAU.edu As Florida Atlantic University has already announced that classes will continue to remain online throughout the Spring 2020 semester, an email was sent today to all students, professors, More...

By Justin Baronoff On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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Staple of FAU College Life, It’s Owl Time, Closes its Doors Permanently

Photo provided by It’s Owl Time via Twitter Just one day before receiving a letter from the City of Boca Raton that announced the closure of all nonessential and commercial businesses until further notice More...

By Justin Baronoff On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020
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Chabad of Central Boca Raton offering drive-thru COVID-19 testing

Photos provided by Chabad of Central Boca Raton via Facebook and Xera Med Research via their website. As it is necessary to test who has and who hasn’t already been infected by the coronavirus, Xera Med, More...

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