The private prison company GEO Group of Boca Raton has notified Florida Atlantic University that it is withdrawing the $6 million donation it made in exchange for naming rights to school’s football stadium, ending a weeks long drama that brought negative publicity to both parties.
“The stadium will no longer be named GEO Group Stadium,” said GEO Chairman and CEO George Zoley, who was quoted in a university press release issued Monday evening. Zoley is also a former FAU board chairman.
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