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University’s 2nd Quality Enhancement Plan to Focus on Service Learning

University’s 2nd Quality Enhancement Plan to Focus on Service Learning

During spring semester several Palm Beach Atlantic University faculty, staff and students worked as the QEP Research Team to review data and hear presentations about possible areas of focus for PBA’s second Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP). This five-year project to improve student learning is

Bank of America Continues Support for Peer-to-Peer Mentor Program

Bank of America Continues Support for Peer-to-Peer Mentor Program

Bank of America has awarded a 15,000 corporate community grant to support Palm Beach Atlantic University's Peer-to-Peer Mentor program during the 2016-17 academic year. “We are honored to continue our partnership with Palm Beach Atlantic University and the Peer-to-Peer Mentor program. Through

Faculty, Student Researchers Receive Quality Initiative Grants

Faculty, Student Researchers Receive Quality Initiative Grants

The Office of Assessment, Accreditation and Research at Palm Beach Atlantic University has announced the recipients of the University’s 2016-2017 Quality Initiative Faculty and Student Research Grants. The grant cycle runs from July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017. Dr. Stephanie Bennett, professor of

Student Research Points to

Student Research Points to "Digital Disease"

How often do you check your phone while eating dinner with a companion? How often is checking your phone the last thing you do before you sleep or the first thing when you wake? Likely many of us would be surprised by our honest answers to these questions.     From

PBA Names Dean for School of Arts and Sciences

PBA Names Dean for School of Arts and Sciences

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene C. Fant, Jr., has announced that Dr. Robert Lloyd, professor of international relations and the Blanche E. Seaver Professor of International Studies and Languages at Pepperdine University, will join PBA as dean of the

Outstanding Students, Faculty Member Honored During Chapel

Outstanding Students, Faculty Member Honored During Chapel

Nine students were honored Tuesday as the outstanding graduates of their schools and several others received departmental awards as part of Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Honors Day ceremony. The outstanding graduates each receive special recognition during spring commencement on May 7. In

Record Number of Pharmacy Graduates Accepted to Residency Programs

Record Number of Pharmacy Graduates Accepted to Residency Programs

While many Palm Beach Atlantic University graduates will begin their careers after commencement next week, some will continue their professional preparation, including a record number from the Gregory School of Pharmacy headed to residency placements around the country. A pharmacy residency

Grace Named Pharmacy Teacher of the Year

Grace Named Pharmacy Teacher of the Year

Students of the Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University selected Dr. Yasmin Grace, associate professor of pharmacy practice, as the 2016 GSOP Teacher of the Year. Dr. Scott Mohrland, interim dean of the pharmacy school, presented the award to Grace during the annual

Journalism Students Cover National Political Campaigns

Journalism Students Cover National Political Campaigns

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Ben Carson and Marco Rubio dropped by the neighborhood the other day along with the national and international press. Providing news coverage were The New York Times, CNN, a Japanese TV network ... and journalists from Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm

Scholars Discuss Stem Cells, Abortion at Research Conference

Scholars Discuss Stem Cells, Abortion at Research Conference

Though it doesn’t make headlines the way it once did, human embryonic stem cell research is not only ongoing but is poised to produce successful medical therapies in the near future for some degenerative conditions, Dr. Justin Barnard, a scholar in the area of bioethics and a 1996 Palm Beach