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Nine University Faculty Receive Promotions

Nine University Faculty Receive Promotions

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene C. Fant Jr. recently announced nine faculty promotions. David Athey Timothy Eichner Dr. Dennis Hayslett Dr. Sandra Szegedi

Faculty Chosen to Score Exams for College Board

Faculty Chosen to Score Exams for College Board

Dr. Claire Wolan-O'Connor and Dr. Steven Zombory, associate professors of psychology at Palm Beach Atlantic University, were selected to participate in the College Board’s annual AP Reading. They spent a week in June in Louisville, Kentucky, scoring the free-response section of the Advanced

University Prays for Professor Whose Son Died in Crash

University Prays for Professor Whose Son Died in Crash

Dr.  Jack Calhoun The Palm Beach Atlantic University community came together in prayer on Monday for a longtime professor whose son died in a traffic accident in suburban Lake Worth over the weekend. Dr. Jack Calhoun and his adult son, John, were in a car

Chamber Music Fans Invited to Escape Summer Heat at Festival

Chamber Music Fans Invited to Escape Summer Heat at Festival

For the 10th year, the Palm Beach Chamber Music Festival will bring the sounds of classical music to Palm Beach Atlantic University for four consecutive Fridays in July. PBA’s Helen K. Persson Recital Hall in Vera Lea Rinker Hall, 326 Acacia Road, West Palm Beach, is one of four venues for this

Professor to Lead Workshops for Elementary Math Teachers

Professor to Lead Workshops for Elementary Math Teachers

Dr. Marsha Guntharp Palm Beach Atlantic University Associate Professor of Mathematics Dr. Marsha Guntharp is among a select group of university faculty members chosen to work with elementary teachers in discussing important issues related to mathematics

English Professor Named Jane Austen Scholar-in-Residence

English Professor Named Jane Austen Scholar-in-Residence

Dr. Kathleen Anderson   Palm Beach Atlantic University Professor of English Dr. Kathleen Anderson was selected to be the Jane Austen Scholar-in-Residence at Goucher College in Maryland for the spring of 2016. This is a competitive

Campus Pastor Invited to Speak Locally, Internationally

Campus Pastor Invited to Speak Locally, Internationally

Dr. Bernie Cueto speaks at Oasis Ministries Church in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.   Palm Beach Atlantic University Campus Pastor and Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies Dr. Bernie Cueto recently spoke at the

Award Recipient Teaches Students to Value Nature Around Them

Award Recipient Teaches Students to Value Nature Around Them

Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Tom Chesnes is photographed with a penguin during a visit to the Galapagos Islands in 2014.   Seagrasses, snakes, even snails are esteemed in the eyes of Dr. Tom Chesnes. An associate professor of

Students' Brains, Lungs Get Workout at Science Camp

Students' Brains, Lungs Get Workout at Science Camp

Science camper Cilia Leal measures her lung capacity by blowing into a spirometer as counselor Doug Kreh watches. Mia Wormus uses a pneumotachometer while learning about respiration during this week's Summer Camp and Science Institute at Palm Beach Atlantic

Provost Writes Chapter, Lectures, Gives Graduation Address

Provost Writes Chapter, Lectures, Gives Graduation Address

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene C. Fant Jr. contributed a chapter, “Leadership Lessons from David S. Dockery,” to “Convictional Civility: Engaging the Culture in the 21st Century” (B & H Academic, 2015). Additionally,