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Templeton to Serve as Interim Dean

Templeton to Serve as Interim Dean

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. E. Randolph Richards has appointed Dr. Chelly Templeton, associate professor of education, as interim dean of the School of Education and Behavioral Studies effective August 1. “Dr. Templeton has earned the respect of her

Quality Enhancement Plan Focuses on Service Learning

Quality Enhancement Plan Focuses on Service Learning

Palm Beach Atlantic’s new Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) looks to service learning as a means to improve student learning. The theme, “Reach Out, Reach In, Reach Up,” in effect mirrors the University’s motto: Enlightening Minds, Enriching Souls, Extending Hands. Service learning is the area of

Luther Draws Honors Students to Germany

Luther Draws Honors Students to Germany

  Statute of Martin Luther outside a church in Dresden, Germany. Photo by Nicole Corbin They went to Germany to commemorate an event that took place 500 years ago but they returned with additional insights tracking up to the recent history of the region that

From Prison Ministry to Evangelism & Apologetics Professor

From Prison Ministry to Evangelism & Apologetics Professor

Brian Wright, adjunct professor at PBA’s Orlando campus, uses experience serving in ministry at the Bureau of Prisons to teach evangelism and apologetics. Wright has served as a full-time federal prison chaplain for nearly a decade at the Bureau of Prisons. He received his masters of theology

Mission Trip Shapes PBA Students' Outlook for Serving

Mission Trip Shapes PBA Students' Outlook for Serving

Settling back into the routine of life in the U.S., PBA students like Chelsea Harlan find that their foreign mission trips are shaping their outlook for serving others anywhere.   Pharmacy student Andrea Mezentsef, center, with a translator and a Ugandan patient. 

University Promotes 9 Professors

University Promotes 9 Professors

Dr. E. Randolph Richards, provost and chief academic officer for Palm Beach Atlantic University, announced the promotion of nine faculty members.   Associate Professor Fred J. Browning, of Palm Beach Gardens, was promoted to professor of physics. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from

Faith Underpins Western Democracy, Says Honored Politics Professor

Faith Underpins Western Democracy, Says Honored Politics Professor

Politics professor passion for American ideals was formed in the crucible of her family history and the stability of her upbringing in Pennsylvania and Virginia.  Raeder, the recipient of PBA’s 2017 Charles and Hazel Corts Award for Outstanding Teaching, is the daughter of parents who saw up

PBA Hosts MFuge to Serve Local Communities

PBA Hosts MFuge to Serve Local Communities

Youth from churches located throughout the south gathered at Palm Beach Atlantic University June 12-16 to participate in MFuge, a program designed to help student jump into ministry with local communities.  Throughout the month of June, more than 500 campers and their sponsors from 21 different

Lovely Named to NCAA's Minority Opportunity, Interest Committee

Lovely Named to NCAA's Minority Opportunity, Interest Committee

Palm Beach Atlantic's Courtney Lovely has been named to the NCAA's Minority Opportunity and Interest Committee effective this summer. Lovely serves the PBA campus as the Senior Associate Athletic Director for Internal Operations as well as the Senior Woman Administrator. "I consider it a great

Grenz Receives Fellowship to Study Faith, Work and Economics

Grenz Receives Fellowship to Study Faith, Work and Economics

Dr. Jonathan Grenz, dean of the School of Ministry, has received an Oikonomia Fellowship to attend Acton University in Grand Rapids, Michigan June 20-23. Acton University is a unique, four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free society. Guided by a distinguished,