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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

Professor Joins Former Presidents from Spain, the Americas at Democracy Discussion

Professor Joins Former Presidents from Spain, the Americas at Democracy Discussion

Dr. Francisco Plaza, associate professor of politics at Palm Beach Atlantic University, was invited to participate at a recent summit that gathered eight former presidents and heads of state of Spain and the Americas with political leaders, diplomats and scholars from the hemisphere.  The

Faculty Publish Biology 1 Lab Manual

Faculty Publish Biology 1 Lab Manual

This fall Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Biology I students are using a laboratory manual written by their professors. The nearly 200-page lab manual is coauthored by Dr. Robert Hegna, Dr. Suzanne Cardona, Dr. Kris Dougherty and Dr. Peggy VanArman. The lab manual and modifications to the

Florida Campus Compact Names PBA Engaged Campus of the Year

Florida Campus Compact Names PBA Engaged Campus of the Year

Florida Campus Compact has named Palm Beach Atlantic University the 2016 Engaged Campus of the Year for independent colleges and universities. The Engaged Campus Award recognizes Florida institutions of higher education for exemplary commitment to advancing the civic purposes of higher

Take the #PBApledge on Giving Tuesday

Take the #PBApledge on Giving Tuesday

From gathering canned goods for a food drive to making an offering at church, young people learn about giving from a young age. Those early lessons in sharing with others in need stay with us throughout our lives. In an effort to encourage charitable giving among the next generation of college

PBA, Team IMPACT Bring Joy to 11-Year-Old Baseball Fan

PBA, Team IMPACT Bring Joy to 11-Year-Old Baseball Fan

The Palm Beach Atlantic baseball team had some big news as they wrap up their fall season of practices, as they have announced the signing of 11-year-old Nick Alvarez to the team through a partnership with Team IMPACT. Alvarez signed his National Letter of Intent on Friday afternoon at a press

Scholarships at Heart of PBA’s Giving Tuesday Event Nov. 29

Scholarships at Heart of PBA’s Giving Tuesday Event Nov. 29

On Tuesday, Nov. 29, everyone connected with Palm Beach Atlantic University has the opportunity to support student scholarships. PBA’s Alumni Association will host Giving Tuesday, a 24-hour online giving challenge that begins at midnight and continues through 11:59 p.m. The gifts received on