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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

Professor Coauthors Book on World Media Ethics

Professor Coauthors Book on World Media Ethics

Dr. Robert Fortner, professor of communication and media at Palm Beach Atlantic University, is coauthor of an upcoming book that is believed to be the first to scrutinize media ethics from a truly global perspective. World Media Ethics: Cases and Commentaries by Fortner and Calvin College

School of Education and Behavioral Studies Dean Sale Returns to Faculty

School of Education and Behavioral Studies Dean Sale Returns to Faculty

Dr. Gene Sale, dean and associate professor in the School of Education and Behavioral Studies at Palm Beach Atlantic University, will step aside from his leadership role to focus on teaching, Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant announced Tuesday.  “I am so grateful for your diligent

The LeMieux Center for Public Policy Selects Freire, Wolfram as 2017 Fellows

The LeMieux Center for Public Policy Selects Freire, Wolfram as 2017 Fellows

Undergraduate students Nicole Freire and Jenna Wolfram have been selected to receive research fellowships from The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic University this academic year.   Left, Nicole Freire and Jenna Wolfram, right, are the 2017 LeMieux

Film Professor Directs Commercial for FPL with Student Crew

Film Professor Directs Commercial for FPL with Student Crew

Officials with Florida Power & Light contracted Andrew Ray, assistant professor of cinema/television at Palm Beach Atlantic University, to create a commercial to play in theaters across the country. The project, which focused on recruiting college students to work for FPL, took place during the

John P. Hayes Joins PBA as Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership

John P. Hayes Joins PBA as Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership

Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M.B. Fleming, Jr. has appointed Dr. John P. Hayes, a veteran franchise practitioner and educator, as the Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership and director of the new Titus Center for Franchising effective August 2017. “Given his extensive academic

Orlando Faculty Member’s New Book Examines John 21

Orlando Faculty Member’s New Book Examines John 21

Two Can Play That Game: Manipulation, Counter-Manipulation, and Recognition in John 21 through the Eyes of Genesis by Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies Dr. Eric Lowdermilk has been published. Lowdermilk is coordinator of the ministry program at Palm Beach Atlantic

King Scholar to Present Three-Part Series on Civil Rights Movement

King Scholar to Present Three-Part Series on Civil Rights Movement

Dr. Terriel Byrd, professor of urban Christian ministry at Palm Beach Atlantic University, will speak on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the American Civil Rights Movement during three Sundays in February at the Mandel Public Library, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. All presentations are open