03/2012

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Students Return from Spring Missions with Renewed Purpose

Traveling to Jamaica for spring break with a Palm Beach Atlantic University mission team was a homecoming of sorts for junior Shelly-Ann Bigby, who spent her childhood in the country’s Montego Bay area. In addition to praying with people they met on the streets of Montego Bay, Bigby and her

Social Media Site Idea Wins Business Plan Competition

Jared Stresen-Reuter, a senior majoring in marketing in Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Rinker School of Business, is the first recipient of a 10,000 prize in the J.J.’s Entrepreneurs business plan competition. J.J.

Adjunct Professor Elected to Council Seat

On Tuesday, voters elected Jeff Hmara, an adjunct professor in Palm Beach Atlantic University’s MacArthur School of Leadership, to Royal Palm Beach’s vacant Group 1 village council seat. Hmara, a retired U.S. Army colonel, has been an adjunct faculty member at PBA since 2007. He teaches

Family Ties Follow 9/11 Memorial Worker to Nursing School

Family means everything to Elexenia Moya. The Wellington resident recently enrolled at Palm Beach Atlantic University to study nursing alongside her daughter, Kristin. “I decided to pick up where I left off and see how it goes,” said Moya, who began her nursing studies more than a

MacArthur Lecture to Explore Race, Gender, Leadership

MacArthur Lecture to Explore Race, Gender, Leadership

Scholar and author Dr. Lea E. Williams will speak on the topic “Race, Gender and Leadership” during a lecture and awards presentation hosted by the Catherine T. MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University and the PBA Alumni Association at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March

Library Rotunda Patio Named for Benefactor

The Lassiter Rotunda outdoor patio will be named for Beverly Fisher White Yeager in appreciation of her charitable donation of 25,000 in support of the Campaign for the Warren Library. The Lassiter Rotunda is an expansive, two-story reading room located at the south end of the Warren Library at Palm

Vintage Fashion Show Among Highlights of May 12 Alumnae Tea

The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association will host the Afternoon Tea and Silent Auction at The Country Club at Mirasol in Palm Beach Gardens at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12. Planning Palm Beach Atlantic University’s

Frontwave New Music Festival to Showcase Original Works

Frontwave New Music Festival to Showcase Original Works

The Frontwave New Music Festival at Palm Beach Atlantic University will be held March 22-24 in Vera Lea Rinker Hall, 326 Acacia Road, West Palm Beach. The festival premieres new works by guest composers and performers, in addition to pieces composed within the last decade. Festival highlights

Summer Camp to Offer Fun, Learning for Young Scientists

Summer Camp to Offer Fun, Learning for Young Scientists

    Palm Beach Atlantic University will present “Science Days at PBA,” a science summer camp for children in kindergarten through six grades, at the University’s main campus from 8 a.m. to

Career and Calling Week Speaker Advocates Religious Freedom

Dr. Sandra Bunn-Livingstone initially thought she would become a missionary doctor. But God had a different plan in mind, Dr. Bunn-Livingstone told students at Palm Beach Atlantic University last week.