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Women of Distinction Honorees Offer Hope Through Education

Women of Distinction Honorees Offer Hope Through Education

The hour-long drive from Palm Beach to Pahokee is a familiar commute for Emilia Fanjul, who is a frequent visitor at the schools she established to help impoverished children living in the Glades. She is an advocate for the 364 students enrolled at Glades Academy, a charter elementary and

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

  PBA Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant, left, sits with Dr. Ben Carson at Commencement in May 2016. Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M. B. Fleming, Jr. today announced that Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant was named

Pharmacy Faculty Member Joins Mental Health Association Board

Pharmacy Faculty Member Joins Mental Health Association Board

The Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County has announced the addition of Dr. Jacintha S. Cauffield, associate professor of pharmacy practice in Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy, to its Board of Directors. Serving on the Mental

PBA Among Sponsors for 2017 Global Wellness Summit

PBA Among Sponsors for 2017 Global Wellness Summit

The Global Wellness Summit (GWS), the world’s preeminent gathering of decision makers in the wellness industry, today announced The Breakers Palm Beach as this year’s host sponsor of the 11th annual conference to take place in Palm Beach, Florida, October 9-11, 2017. The other major sponsors

First-Year Pharmacy Students Commit to Profession at Covenant

First-Year Pharmacy Students Commit to Profession at Covenant

Seventy first-year students in the Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University recently participated in the school’s professional covenant ceremony, during which the students officially received their white coats and fully committed themselves to the profession.

PBA Band Rocket to Anywhere Set to Release EP

PBA Band Rocket to Anywhere Set to Release EP

It was a sun-bright January afternoon in South Florida – breezy and 79 degrees. Four of the five members of Rocket to Anywhere sat relaxing, laughing in Palm Beach Atlantic University’s mini-amphitheater known as the Rinker Pit. It came as no surprise that drummer Luke Helvey was running late.

‘Game Change’ Coauthor: President’s Good Qualities Can Benefit Country

‘Game Change’ Coauthor: President’s Good Qualities Can Benefit Country

Mark Halperin, a nationally known political journalist, author and contributor to MSNBC’s Morning Joe, sees in President Donald Trump a lot of good. “I say there’s good Trump and bad Trump,” Halperin said at Palm Beach Atlantic University on Wednesday. Former U.S. Sen.

Faculty Member’s Commercial Wins Film Award

Faculty Member’s Commercial Wins Film Award

Palm Beach Atlantic University Assistant Professor of Cinema/Television Andrew Ray won the Best of Competition Award in the Faculty Videos category at the 2017 Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts for his Diet Coke spec commercial. Ray directed the commercial last spring with

Student Pianists to Refine Their Craft at International Piano Festival

Student Pianists to Refine Their Craft at International Piano Festival

The School of Music and Fine Arts at Palm Beach Atlantic University will welcome nine rising pianists from around the world Feb. 19 through 24 for the 11th annual International Piano Festival, presented in partnership with the International Certificate for Piano Artists. Student musicians from

PBA Welcomes Farish Scholarship Candidates

PBA Welcomes Farish Scholarship Candidates

It's PBA’s 6th annual Farish Scholarship Day. This year we are welcoming a record 18 high school seniors who have been accepted to PBA and have qualified to compete for the university’s prestigious Farish Scholarship.  PBA’s Farish Scholarship is a four year, full-tuition scholarship that is