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Two Business Students Named Northwestern Mutual Scholars

Two students in the Rinker School of Business at Palm Beach Atlantic University have been selected for an internship opportunity and scholarship through a new partnership with Northwestern Mutual. John Barrios Carey

Double Play: Rinker Foundation Adds 2nd Athletic Campus Gift

Palm Beach Atlantic University today announced a second multi-million dollar gift from the Marshall and Vera Lea Rinker Foundation to advance construction of the University's new athletic campus located on 76 acres off Parker Avenue north of Southern Boulevard. The latest gift amounting to 2

Knowledge, Creativity Send Pumpkins Airborne at Conniston

Like a good scientist, eighth-grader Katie Matos donned safety goggles before using a wooden launcher to send a pumpkin flying some 10 meters on the athletic field at Conniston Middle School on Friday. Matos’s team ultimately finished in a three-way tie for first place in the second Flying

Nov. 1 Event to Aid Student Entrepreneurs Seeking $10K Prize

Who’s going to win 10,000? Palm Beach Atlantic University will get closer to the answer as the J.J.’s Entrepreneurs business plan competition kicks off its third year with an informational meeting at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1. Jared Stresen-Reuter (center)

Distinguished Scholar Discusses Big Bang, Hawking, God

In his well-known talk, “The Big Bang, Stephen Hawking and God,” award-winning chemist and five-time Nobel prize nominee Dr. Henry F. Schaefer III delves headfirst into the subject of cosmology and the many questions it asks. Among them, is the universe eternal or did it have a beginning? Was

PBA Alumni Association Awards 35 Scholarships

PBA Alumni Association Awards 35 Scholarships

The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association recently awarded 35 annual scholarships, which are renewable by undergraduates who remain in good standing at the University. Events such as the Alumni Association Golf and Tennis Tournament and the Alumnae Afternoon Tea benefit this

Honda Classic, Worldwide Security Firm Leaders to be Honored

Two accomplished leaders in their fields, Paul Donahue and Kenneth Kennerly, will be honored with companion medals during Palm Beach Atlantic University’s American Free Enterprise Day ceremony Nov. 7. American Free Enterprise Day has been an event at Palm Beach Atlantic since 1984 and honors

DotNetNuke Users Coming to PBA for International Conference

    PBA alum Ryan Morgan ‘02, right, founder of Arrow Consulting & Design, chats with Jeff Hood, a PBA computer science major. Morgan was a guest speaker during a computer science class last spring. DotNetNuke (DNN) users

Alumni Golf, Tennis Event Raises $50,000 for Scholarships

Alumni Golf, Tennis Event Raises $50,000 for Scholarships

The 26th annual Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association Golf and Tennis Tournament held Oct. 5 netted 50,000 for the Association’s Scholarship Fund. More than 140 golfers and 32 tennis players participated in the event held at PGA National Resort’s Champion course and Health &

Distinguished Artists Series Opens Nov. 8 with Chamber Music

Distinguished Artists Series Opens Nov. 8 with Chamber Music

Palm Beach Atlantic University presents the second annual Distinguished Artists Series, an unparalleled concert experience featuring internationally acclaimed guest artists and University faculty performing in PBA’s Helen K. Persson Recital Hall in Vera Lea Rinker Hall, 326 Acacia Road, West Palm