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PBA Appoints Melanie Jackson as Director of eLearning

PBA Appoints Melanie Jackson as Director of eLearning

Palm Beach Atlantic University appointed Melanie Jackson as the director of eLearning, effective January 8, 2018. She brings to PBA 19 years of experience in higher education, 13 years at the senior administrative level. In this position, Jackson will provide vision and leadership for online and

Free Children’s Concert to Feature Beauty, Beast, Wizard

Free Children’s Concert to Feature Beauty, Beast, Wizard

Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Children’s Carousel Concert Series will step into the movies, Beauty and the Beast and Harry Potter at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 10, 2018 in the DeSantis Family Chapel. The concert will feature symphonic renditions of light classics and themes from the movies,

MLK Day Projects Draw Over 400 Volunteers

MLK Day Projects Draw Over 400 Volunteers

Martin Luther King Jr. said, “The time is always right to do what is right.” The PBA community did just that as over 400 volunteers devoted a total of 1,763 hours of service during Workship’s MLK Day of Service. Students, alumni, faculty and staff joined together in a variety of Workship projects

Education Reformer to Keynote Spring Commencement

Education Reformer to Keynote Spring Commencement

Geoffrey Canada has become internationally recognized for his 30 years of pioneering work helping children and families in Harlem. He will deliver the keynote address at Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Spring Commencement at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 5 at The Expo Center at the South Florida

Alumnus Speaks at Pharmacy Commitment Ceremony

Alumnus Speaks at Pharmacy Commitment Ceremony

Over 50 first-year students in the Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University participated in the school’s professional covenant ceremony, during which the students received their white coats symbolizing their public commitment to the profession of pharmacy. Family

Nationally Renowned Choral Group to Perform in Chapel

Nationally Renowned Choral Group to Perform in Chapel

Nationally recognized choral group, Dimensional Harmony, is coming to campus on Thursday, February 15 to perform at the 11 a.m. chapel service in the DeSantis Family Chapel. The premier choral group is from Boynton Beach Community High School and is directed by 1995 PBA alumnus, Sterling

PBA to Add Outdoor Sport Courts to Marshall and Vera Lea Rinker Athletic Campus

PBA to Add Outdoor Sport Courts to Marshall and Vera Lea Rinker Athletic Campus

Palm Beach Atlantic University announced that it plans to build several recreational sport courts at the 77-acre Marshall and Vera Lea Rinker Athletic Campus. Two outdoor basketball courts and three sand volleyball courts are planned for the use of University students participating in intramural

A Mother’s Inspiration to Finish School

A Mother’s Inspiration to Finish School

From left: Stephanie Dyer, Maria Coe, Jennifer Coe Jennifer Coe is a true inspiration. After coming to Palm Beach Atlantic University to study theatre, Jennifer inspired her mother, Maria Coe, to attend and then her sister, Stephanie Dyer. Maria, discovered an unexpected passion in ministry as

Senior to Complete Student Teaching in Hospital

Senior to Complete Student Teaching in Hospital

After 23 applications and 15 interviews, Sarah Buwalda, senior elementary education major and psychology minor, landed a competitive internship as a child life specialist at Tucson Medical Center for Children. As a child life specialist, Buwalda will serve as the communication step from the

Registration Open for MLK Day of Service

Registration Open for MLK Day of Service

Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Workship office has arranged multiple community service projects in their tradition of honoring Martin Luther King Jr. through service on Monday, January 15. The projects are open to students, alumni, faculty, staff and the public. The City of West Palm Beach