Palm Beach Atlantic University's Health and Human Performance Department recently welcomed students from Renaissance Learning Academy for Autism Spectrum Disorder for a field trip to PBA's Greene Complex for Sports and Recreation.
Database administrator Alice Lee's skill and leadership earned her the 2014 Palm Beach Atlantic University Employee of the Year award. Lee and her team in Campus Information Services manage Jenzabar, the higher education management system used by multiple departments across campus.
Florida residents Emily Hardman of Sarasota and Kimberly LittleJohn of Wellington have been selected to receive Palm Beach Atlantic University's Women of Distinction scholarships. Proceeds from the 24th Women of Distinction luncheon on Feb. 17 provide scholarships for outstanding female students at Palm Beach Atlantic.
Angela Moreau, a senior majoring in international business and minoring in French at Palm Beach Atlantic University, has been selected as the recipient of the Dr. Quiester Craig Fellowship for the 2014 Sigma Beta Delta Program.
Except for essential offices, Palm Beach Atlantic University will be closed Monday, Dec. 24, through Thursday, Jan. 1, for the Christmas holiday. However, some offices will open for limited hours on certain days.
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.
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.
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).