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April 01, 2015

Faculty News

This is news about the achievements and activities of the Palm Beach Atlantic University faculty.

The late Gary Carter, a Major League Baseball Hall-of-Famer who served as Palm Beach Atlantic University's head baseball coach from 2009 to 2012, will be inducted in the University's Sports Hall of Fame at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, at PBA's Marshall and Vera Lea Rinker Athletic Campus, 3401 Parker Ave., West Palm Beach.
Baseball's Carter to be Inducted into PBA Sports Hall of Fame

Several Palm Beach Atlantic University faculty spoke about scholarly life after PBA during a panel discussion on the second day of PBA's fourth annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference this week.
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Alumni Faculty Offer Career Advice at Research Conference

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Center for Integrative Science Learning will present a Summer Camp and Science Institute at PBA for rising first- through 12th-graders at the University's main campus. The Summer Camp and Science Institute will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. the weeks of June 8 through 12 and June 15 through 19. For the first time, the camp will be offered in two one-week sessions. The camp will consist of a Science Summer Camp for students in grades one through five and a Summer Science Institute for students in middle and high school. Students in both the Summer Camp and the Science Institute will perform daily laboratory experiments led by PBA faculty.
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Center for Integrative Science Learning to Host Summer Camp, Institute

Dr. David Carson, professor of counseling at Palm Beach Atlantic University's Orlando campus, is coauthor of the book "Child Sexual Abuse in India: Understanding and Impacting Individuals, Families and Socio-Cultural Systems."
Book Addresses Child Abuse in India

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant was an invited participant at a conclave on future directions in the integration of faith and learning at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan, from March 4 through 6.
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Provost Joins Conclave on Faith, Learning Integration

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Orlando Campus will be a simulcast location for "Empowered to Connect," a two-day conference on April 10 and 11 for adoptive and foster parents, ministry leaders and professionals.
PBA Orlando to Host Simulcast for Adoptive, Foster Families

The fourth annual Palm Beach Atlantic University Interdisciplinary Research Conference, sponsored by the Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness and co-sponsored by Alumni Services and Career Development, will be held on Wednesday, March 25, and Thursday, March 26, in PBA's Warren Library. The theme is "Focus on Your Future."
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Two-Day Conference to Showcase Research, Future Careers

Alumni and students in the graduate program in leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University's Orlando campus recently served as facilitators at a leadership workshop hosted by The Shabach Church in Apopka.
Orlando Students, Alumni Present Leadership Workshop

Palm Beach Atlantic University Professor and Pledger Family Chair of Philosophy and Ethics Dr. Paul Copan recently was the featured speaker at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona, on the topic of "Jesus-Shaped Cultures," a discussion on Christianity’s impact in history.
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Faculty Member Speaks on Jesus-Shaped Cultures

The Health and Human Performance program in Palm Beach Atlantic University's School of Education and Behavioral Studies has been approved as a recognized program by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
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PBA Joins Ranks of Recognized Strength, Conditioning Programs

 

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