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New Tool Helps Families Plan College Expenses

The college search is an exciting time for students and their families as they explore the many options for higher education. The excitement, however, can give way to confusion when families begin to compare the costs of attending college. Palm Beach Atlantic University seeks to help families

Coniglio, Moore 2013 Women of Distinction

Palm Beach Atlantic University will honor Palm Beach residents Gail Coniglio and Danielle Hickox Moore as Women of Distinction 2013 at a luncheon Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 at The Breakers, Palm Beach. A pre-luncheon reception begins at 11:15 a.m.; the luncheon follows at Noon. Tickets, at 150

Video Gamer Scores Victory in Business Plan Competition

What custom car designers have done for automobiles, high school student Ashton Canada hopes to do for the world of online gaming. Canada, 17, a junior at Seacrest Country Day School in Naples, has founded UniqueModz, a company that customizes Xbox 360 video game controllers to the

Honda Classic's 'Birdies for Children' Aids Student Missions

The student missions program at Palm Beach Atlantic University has raised more than 25,000 so far through Birdies for Children, a partnership with The Honda Classic. The Birdies for Children program allows participating charities to receive 100 percent of the proceeds donated through a

Philosopher to Deliver Aquinas Lecture on Friday

Dr. John Cuddeback Dr. John Cuddeback, professor of philosophy at Christendom College, will speak on the topic “St. Thomas Aquinas on the Need for Human Friendship” at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, in the DeSantis Family Chapel at Palm

Students Honor King's Memory Through Acts of Service

PBA student Casey Milner-Knotts takes Amber, a pit bull terrier, for a walk at Safe Harbor Animal Sanctuary and Hospital during the MLK Challenge.     Palm Beach Atlantic University student

U.S. News Ranks PBA 31st in Online Bachelor's Programs

Palm Beach Atlantic University ranks 31st nationally in U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 Best Online Education Programs, announced this week. The rankings are based on factors such as graduation rates, indebtedness of new graduates, and academic and career support services offered to

Faith's Core is Christ, Not Man, Evangelist's Grandson Says

Tullian Tchividjian, grandson of Billy and Ruth Graham and senior pastor of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, admits that he is no different from other lifelong Christians who grew up with “an upside-down understanding of what Christianity is all about.”

Bestselling Author Metaxas to Speak at May 4 Commencement

Eric Metaxas Eric Metaxas, author and radio commentator, will be the featured speaker at Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Spring Commencement at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. More than 480 candidates

Golf Returns to Palm Beach Atlantic as a Varsity Sport

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA.- Palm Beach Atlantic University will once again compete in golf beginning this fall. President William M. B. Fleming, Jr. announced Tuesday the addition of a men’s and women’s golf program, which will be led by Craig Watson, a PGA Class A Professional since