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August 03, 2015

Faculty News

This is news about the achievements and activities of the Palm Beach Atlantic University faculty.

Palm Beach Atlantic University Professor of Biology Dr. Peggy VanArman, a member of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation Advisory Board, recently gave a presentation to the foundation's summer interns on two Quality Initiative grant projects involving six PBA students.
Professor Educates Interns About PBA Research Projects

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene C. Fant Jr. recently announced nine faculty promotions.
Nine University Faculty Receive Promotions

Dr. Claire Wolan-O'Connor and Dr. Steven Zombory, associate professors of psychology at Palm Beach Atlantic University, were selected to participate in the College Board's annual AP Reading in June.
Faculty Chosen to Score Exams for College Board

The Palm Beach Atlantic University community came together in prayer on Monday for a longtime professor whose son died in a traffic accident in suburban Lake Worth over the weekend.
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University Prays for Professor Whose Son Died in Crash

For the 10th year, the Palm Beach Chamber Music Festival will bring the sounds of classical music to Palm Beach Atlantic University for four consecutive Fridays starting July 3. PBA's Helen K. Persson Recital Hall in Vera Lea Rinker Hall is one of four venues for this year's festival.
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Chamber Music Fans Invited to Escape Summer Heat at Festival

Palm Beach Atlantic University Associate Professor of Mathematics Dr. Marsha Guntharp is among a select group of university faculty members chosen to work with elementary teachers in discussing important issues related to mathematics teaching and learning.
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Professor to Lead Workshops for Elementary Math Teachers

Palm Beach Atlantic University Professor of English Dr. Kathleen Anderson was selected to be the Jane Austen Scholar-in-Residence at Goucher College in Maryland for the spring of 2016.
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English Professor Named Jane Austen Scholar-in-Residence

Palm Beach Atlantic University Campus Pastor and Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies Dr. Bernie Cueto recently was the guest preacher at Oasis Ministries Church in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He also has spoken at other events and has contributed to two books scheduled for publication next year.
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Campus Pastor Invited to Speak Locally, Internationally

For his passion for research and ability to inspire future generations of scientists, Palm Beach Atlantic University biology professor Dr. Tom Chesnes has been named PBA's 2015 recipient of the Charles and Hazel Corts Award for Outstanding Teaching.
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Award Recipient Teaches Students to Value Nature Around Them

Students in the the Summer Camp and Science Institute at Palm Beach Atlantic University have done hands-on exercises this week relating to respiration, spirometry, color chromatography, optical illusions, anaerobic respiration and other topics. Campers also tried their hand at making hand sanitizer and detecting bone fractures using X-rays. The camp will continue for one more week.
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Students' Brains, Lungs Get Workout at Science Camp


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