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Emmy-Award-Winning Israel Balderas Joins PBA Journalism Team

Emmy-Award-Winning Israel Balderas Joins PBA Journalism Team

After a 20-year journalism career, Emmy-award-winning journalist Israel Balderas is joining Palm Beach Atlantic University's faculty as assistant professor of convergence journalism in the School of Communications and Media. Balderas starts on Jan. 3 and will be teaching advanced reporting,

'Paul Behaving Badly' Named Readers' Choice Finalist

'Paul Behaving Badly' Named Readers' Choice Finalist

The book Paul Behaving Badly by Palm Beach Atlantic University School of Ministry Dean Dr. Randy Richards and a former student, Dr. Brandon O'Brien, has been named a readers’ choice finalist for book of the Year by InterVarsity Press. This is the third book by Richards to achieve that

Professor Presents Paper at National Convention

Professor Presents Paper at National Convention

Dr. Stephanie Bennett, professor of communication and media ecology and associate dean of the School of Communication and Media, presented a paper at the National Communication Association convention in Philadelphia. As part of the Religious Communication Association, she sat on a panel dealing

Faculty Members Present at National Theology, Apologetics Meetings

Faculty Members Present at National Theology, Apologetics Meetings

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant and several members of the School of Ministry faculty were presenters at the annual meetings of the Evangelical Theological Society and Evangelical Philosophical Society, as well as the American Academy of Religion.

Operation Mobilisation Leader Francois Vosloo to Speak at Fall Commencement

Operation Mobilisation Leader Francois Vosloo to Speak at Fall Commencement

Francois Vosloo and his wife, Karen, helped to establish Operation Mobilisation's work in Southern Africa.   Francois Vosloo, a leader with Operation Mobilisation who has spent 30+ years ministering based in South Africa, will be

AVCA Releases All-Region Awards; White Repeats as Coach of the Year

AVCA Releases All-Region Awards; White Repeats as Coach of the Year

The American Volleyball Coaches Association released their annual South Region awards on Wednesday with the Sailfish well represented. Head coach Bob White was named the region Coach of the Year for the second straight year with Sarah Ragland, Ally Rohn and Molly Burkhardt being named to the

LeMieux Center for Public Policy Hosts Rare Talk by Former Virginia Governor McDonnell

LeMieux Center for Public Policy Hosts Rare Talk by Former Virginia Governor McDonnell

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell (2010-2014) will talk about his conviction on federal corruption charges that was later vacated by the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday, Dec. 8, presented by The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic University. The event begins at 6 p.m. in

Seniors Offer Wisdom, Encouragement to Classmates During Chapel

Seniors Offer Wisdom, Encouragement to Classmates During Chapel

Palm Beach Atlantic University senior John Ainlay can relate to the feeling of hopelessness that college students sometimes experience even when things seem fine on the surface. But the key to happiness, the Clearwater, Florida, native said, is found by remaining focused on God. The fruits of

Middle School Students Get a Glimpse of Nursing

Middle School Students Get a Glimpse of Nursing

  Ornelle Price, a junior nursing student at PBA, explains the correct way to don Personal Protective Equipment to middle-school students during A Day in the Life of a Nurse event.   There’s an old saying about walking a mile in

Sailfish Men's Basketball Coach Reaches 250th Career Win

Sailfish Men's Basketball Coach Reaches 250th Career Win

Men's basketball coach David Balza earned his 250th career coaching win in a 95-86 victory over Valdosta State Sunday afternoon.  Balza was named head coach in April 2013, after starting the Florida Gulf Coast University basketball program in 2001.  During his time at PBA, Balza has an