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Married Couple Achieves Education Goal by Graduating Together

Married Couple Achieves Education Goal by Graduating Together

Alex Lopez was only a year into his studies at Palm Beach Atlantic University when he lost his job in the financial collapse in 2008 and had to postpone his educational plans. Years later his wife, Melissa Manhong, started looking into colleges. Lopez encouraged her to consider PBA, and soon

Burns, Elson to Co-Chair Annual Women of Distinction Luncheon

Burns, Elson to Co-Chair Annual Women of Distinction Luncheon

Two former honorees, Eileen Burns (2011) and Susie Elson (2014) are the co-chairmen of the Women of Distinction luncheon to benefit Palm Beach Atlantic University set for Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 at The Breakers Palm Beach. The luncheon begins with an 11:15 a.m. reception in the Mediterranean Room,

LeMieux Fellows: Drone Warfare, Religious Liberty Discussions Require Truth, Education

LeMieux Fellows: Drone Warfare, Religious Liberty Discussions Require Truth, Education

The late President John F. Kennedy is quoted as saying, “The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.” Had Kennedy been present on the Palm Beach Atlantic campus last month to hear the research presentations of the 2015 LeMieux Fellows, he would be pleased

Student Named Winner in National Poetry Recitation Competition

Student Named Winner in National Poetry Recitation Competition

Alex Ott, a sophomore majoring in business management at Palm Beach Atlantic University, was named a winner in the 2016 Norton Anthology Student Recitation Contest. Open to high school and college students, the contest involved submitting a video recitation of one of four poems. Ott’s winning

Outstanding Grad Plans Law Career to Fight Injustice

Outstanding Grad Plans Law Career to Fight Injustice

Andrew Peterson came to Palm Beach Atlantic University to be a champion on the golf course. That life-changing decision has led to a desire to champion the cause of justice instead. After transferring from another private university his junior year, Peterson found similarities at PBA to the

Through Workship, PBA Donates Food to Families in Need

Through Workship, PBA Donates Food to Families in Need

Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Workship office recently donated 553 nonperishable food items to families at Belvedere Elementary School in West Palm Beach. The items were collected during such events as the PBA 5K and the Sunday on the Waterfront event. Also, PBA students, faculty and staff

Vice President-Elect Pence Honors Alumna, Colleagues for Work with Bicentennial

Vice President-Elect Pence Honors Alumna, Colleagues for Work with Bicentennial

Palm Beach Atlantic University graduate Adrienne Smith was among six staff members and 15 members of the Indiana Bicentennial Commission recognized by Vice President-elect Gov. Mike Pence and Governor-elect Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb for their work toward the success of Indiana’s bicentennial year.

Except for Essential Offices, PBA to Close for Christmas, New Year’s

Except for Essential Offices, PBA to Close for Christmas, New Year’s

Some Palm Beach Atlantic University departments and offices will be open for limited hours between the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays. The offices of Financial Aid, Sailfish Services and Student Accounts will be open from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, through Thursday, Dec. 29.

PBA Senior Masters Balancing Act

PBA Senior Masters Balancing Act

While most college students on Christmas break are relaxing, Palm Beach Atlantic University senior Tyler Scheuer is busy loading up his van for another road trip from his home in Newtown, Pennsylvania. Only a van will do for Scheuer in order to transport several ladders, wheelbarrows, bicycles

PBA’s LeMieux Center to Host Forbes Media Chairman, Editor-in-Chief Steve Forbes

PBA’s LeMieux Center to Host Forbes Media Chairman, Editor-in-Chief Steve Forbes

Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, is the speaker Wednesday, Jan. 11, presented by The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic University. The event begins at 6 p.m. in the DeSantis Family Chapel, 300 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. The event is free and