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PBA Hosts Interviews for Pathfinder Awards

PBA Hosts Interviews for Pathfinder Awards

Palm Beach Atlantic University welcomed nearly 600 high school seniors from Palm Beach and Martin counties on Wednesday for the nominee interviews for the 2017 Pathfinder scholarship awards. Judges from various disciplines interviewed 594 students from about 45 public, private and charter high

Celebration to Honor Influential Business Professor’s 42 Years at PBA

Celebration to Honor Influential Business Professor’s 42 Years at PBA

The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association will host a celebration for Professor of Graduate Business Studies Dr. Joe J. Eassa in honor of his 42 years of service to PBA. During his time at PBA, Eassa has been appointed to various leadership roles and received the prestigious

Chick-fil-A Scholar Athlete Night Honors Student Athletes

Chick-fil-A Scholar Athlete Night Honors Student Athletes

Palm Beach Atlantic University's student-athletes were recognized during half-time of the recent Sailfish Men's basketball game versus Embry Riddle for their outstanding accomplishments in their academics. The department posted a 3.11 GPA overall with volleyball posting a 3.75 GPA as the

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

PBA Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant, left, sits with Dr. Ben Carson at Commencement in May 2016. Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M. B. Fleming, Jr. today announced that Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant was named the

Pharmacy Faculty Member Joins Mental Health Association Board

Pharmacy Faculty Member Joins Mental Health Association Board

The Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County has announced the addition of Dr. Jacintha S. Cauffield, associate professor of pharmacy practice in Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy, to its Board of Directors. Serving on the Mental

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