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UPDATED: WPB Campus Opens; Classes Resume Monday

UPDATED: WPB Campus Opens; Classes Resume Monday

UPDATED 5 p.m. Saturday (10/8) This will be the final update concerning Hurricane Matthew. While PBA continues to monitor the storm’s track, it is no longer expected to affect campus operations. Please read below carefully for information about opening campus and resuming classes.     As

Notre Dame Professor Emeritus, Award-winning Author to Discuss ‘Mere Christianity’

Notre Dame Professor Emeritus, Award-winning Author to Discuss ‘Mere Christianity’

Palm Beach Atlantic University hosts its annual President’s Distinguished Scholar Lecture in October with Dr. George M. Marsden, professor emeritus at the University of Notre Dame and a noted author. Marsden’s lecture titled “The Genius of C. S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity” is free and open to

Faculty, Students Present Research, Receive Award at National Conference

Faculty, Students Present Research, Receive Award at National Conference

PBA student presenters at the American Psychological Association convention included Gabriella Silva and Thamires Dos Anjos (top image), as well as Amy Mesiha and Noah Cardillo (center image). Alumna Camille Benito (bottom image) was also a presenter.   

Chesnes Named Finalist for Environmental Award

Chesnes Named Finalist for Environmental Award

Palm Beach Atlantic University Professor of Biology Dr. Thomas Chesnes has been selected as a finalist for the Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Blue Friend of the Year Award, which recognizes significant contributions in marine conservation through work-related activities. Chesnes is one of eight

Prayer, Character, Messages Matter, Graham Tells Pastors

Prayer, Character, Messages Matter, Graham Tells Pastors

Dr. Jack Graham, pastor of the 41,000-member Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano, Texas, says he considers it a joy to mentor and inspire other ministers. That desire to impact church leaders recently brought him back to West Palm Beach, the city where he served as pastor from 1981 to 1989 at

Students Discover Ample Opportunities at Career Fair

Students Discover Ample Opportunities at Career Fair

Freshman Emily Martin arrived at Palm Beach Atlantic University’s recent career fair with five copies of her résumé in hand. Shortly afterward, she received three responses from prospective employers. Martin, a psychology major from Arlington, Texas, said her first stop upon entering career

Counseling Faculty Facilitate Session on Research at National Conference

Counseling Faculty Facilitate Session on Research at National Conference

Dr. Olga Dietlin (left) and Dr. Andrea Dyben recently facilitated a session at the national conference of the Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling (AARC) in Fort Lauderdale. Dr. Olga Dietlin, associate professor of counseling at Palm Beach

U.S. News: Palm Beach Atlantic Among Best Colleges in the South

U.S. News: Palm Beach Atlantic Among Best Colleges in the South

Palm Beach Atlantic University is ranked 62nd among the best universities in the South according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2017 edition released today. The publication includes rankings of more than 1,800 schools nationwide. To learn more about the U.S. News College Compass,

Orlando Campus to Host Counselor Training on Conflict, Trauma

Orlando Campus to Host Counselor Training on Conflict, Trauma

Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Orlando Campus will host a Christian counselor training workshop from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, at the campus, 4700 Millenia Blvd. in Orlando. Pastors, church leaders, laypersons and representatives from Christian organizations are invited to attend

Jack Graham to Keynote Jess Moody Pastor Conference

Jack Graham to Keynote Jess Moody Pastor Conference

Locals who plan to attend the Fourth Annual Jess Moody Pastors Conference on Saturday, September 17, on the Palm Beach Atlantic campus will notice a familiar face in the keynote slot. Dr. Jack Graham, pastor of Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano, Texas, returns to West Palm Beach where he