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December 21, 2014

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Palm Beach Atlantic University's Transfer Club recently coordinated a gift-giving event with 14 other clubs in support of His Walk ministry, an outreach partner of First Church in Coral Springs.
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Student Clubs Ensure Brighter Christmas for Children in Need

For award-winning businesswoman Sharon Gill, the journey to becoming the fall 2014 Outstanding Graduate of the Catherine T. MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University began more than 30 years ago in her hometown of Spanish Town, Jamaica.
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Celebrated Businesswoman Adds Outstanding Graduate Title

Palm Beach Atlantic University fall graduate Corina Sanchez, who received a degree in English and secondary education on Dec. 13, is one of three Gates Millennium Scholars to attend PBA. Established in 1999 with the goal of developing Leaders for America’s Future™, the Gates Millennium Scholars Program is funded by a $1.6 billion grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
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Gates Millennium Scholar Chose PBA to 'Discover My Calling'

Scott Whitaker of Falls Church, Virginia, has been appointed to the Palm Beach Atlantic University Board of Trustees, effective Jan. 1. Whitaker is the chief operating officer and president of the BIO International Convention with the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO).
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Whitaker Joins Palm Beach Atlantic Board of Trustees

The Rev. Gerald Kisner, pastor of Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church in West Palm Beach, challenged the nearly 200 Palm Beach Atlantic University graduates taking part in the fall commencement ceremony at the Palm Beach County Convention Center on Saturday to "look for ways that God can use you to bring about justice, peace, liberation and equality for all of God's children."
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Pastor: Shun Indifference, Bring About Change with Love

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has named Palm Beach Atlantic University to the 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. Palm Beach Atlantic was among 766 higher education institutions named to the Community Service Honor Roll, which recognizes institutions that demonstrate relevant and meaningful service and achieve measurable impacts in the community. Palm Beach Atlantic University students have donated more than 2.8 million community service hours since the University’s founding in 1968 through a program called Workship, a University tradition of responding to human needs with Christ-like action. This is the eighth consecutive year in which Palm Beach Atlantic has been recognized with this honor.
8th Consecutive Community Service Honor Roll for PBA

The staff of Palm Beach Atlantic University's Warren Library recently collected 92 children's books, which will be delivered to first-graders in the Bahamas by Paxton Lowe, a library student worker from the Bahamas.
Library Staff Donates Children's Books to Class in Bahamas

Palm Beach Atlantic University seniors Zorina McCoon and Chekiya Tatum are the first PBA education students to complete an international teaching fellowship in the Cayman Islands. Two other PBA students have completed international teaching fellowships in the Dominican Republic.
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Education Seniors Take Love of Teaching to Cayman Islands

OneHope Ministries Lunches, Learns

Date: December 8, 2014
Dr. Jim Laub, dean of the MacArthur School of Leadership, spoke at a luncheon at OneHope Ministries in Pompano Beach, Florida last month. OneHope is a Christian non-profit providing international outreach. Forty-five staff members took part in the staff training activity focused on self-leadership. The program, aptly titled Business Bites, offers a variety of informative seminars lead by Palm Beach Atlantic faculty for small businesses. To schedule an event, contact PBA’s Adult Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions Department at (561) 803-2122.

Seven students have been named the outstanding graduates of their schools and were recognized during Palm Beach Atlantic University's fall 2014 Honors Day ceremony on Thursday.
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Outstanding Fall Graduates Announced During Honors Chapel

 

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