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Etiquette Expert Leads Dinner for Students, Faculty, Alums

Etiquette Expert Leads Dinner for Students, Faculty, Alums

Don’t order messy foods. Never speak with your mouth full. Enter and exit your seat from the chair’s right side.  These are just a few of the tips of etiquette wisdom from expert Jacqueline Whitmore, founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach, a business etiquette company that provides

Student Aims to Take Message of Hope, Healing to Miss Florida Competition

Student Aims to Take Message of Hope, Healing to Miss Florida Competition

Ginelle Ruffa is fairly new to the pageant world, but she already has achieved her first major win. This month, the Palm Beach Atlantic University senior from Erie, Pennsylvania, was crowned Miss Miami Beach. The honor means that she will advance to the Miss Florida pageant, which is scheduled

Arrigo Automative Group Sponsors Sailfish Basketball Wednesday

Arrigo Automative Group Sponsors Sailfish Basketball Wednesday

The Arrigo Automotive Group will sponsor two special halftime contests on Wednesday where a Palm Beach Atlantic student will have a chance to win a Fiat 500C and another will have the opportunity to walk away with 10,000 cash. The giveaways will take place at halftime of the men’s basketball

Fishing Weight Innovators Hook Top Prize in Business Contest

Fishing Weight Innovators Hook Top Prize in Business Contest

Teen entrepreneur Nicholas Spinelli is an avid fisherman. Like many anglers, he knows the challenge of switching out fishing weights quickly and easily. Recently he and a few classmates from Barron Collier High School in Naples invented a solution: an interchangeable fishing weight. 

Animated Children’s Characters Meet Classical Musicianship at Carousel Concert

Animated Children’s Characters Meet Classical Musicianship at Carousel Concert

Animated zoo and undersea creatures from the big and small screen are the inspiration for this year’s Children’s Carousel Concert at Palm Beach Atlantic University. The family-friendly concert is designed to introduce even the youngest music lovers to classical music and dance. Featuring the

PBA to Honor Fanjul, Jordan as Women of Distinction 2017

PBA to Honor Fanjul, Jordan as Women of Distinction 2017

Palm Beach Atlantic University will honor Palm Beach residents Emilia May Fanjul and Darlene Luccio Jordan as Women of Distinction 2017 at a luncheon Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at The Breakers, Palm Beach. A pre-luncheon reception begins at 11:15 a.m.; the luncheon follows at noon. Tickets, at 200

Junior Nursing Students Pledge Commitment to Profession

Junior Nursing Students Pledge Commitment to Profession

“You can do it!” Those stirring words of encouragement were delivered by senior nursing student Roseanne Jean-Pierre to the 50 members of the junior class assembled for the School of Nursing’s annual Professional Commitment Ceremony January 20. Speaking on behalf of the senior class,

Alumni Association Board Welcomes New Members

Alumni Association Board Welcomes New Members

The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association Board of Directors has elected four new members. Their appointments took effect Jan. 1. Newly appointed to the board are (photos below): Sharon Gill ’14 Karen Hilo ’02 MBA Josue Leon ’11 MBA Annaleah Morrow ’93/’97 M.S.

The Trinity Forum Holds Discussion at PBA

The Trinity Forum Holds Discussion at PBA

The Trinity Forum held a two-day discussion with its board members on “Character & Courage in the 21st Century“ at Palm Beach Atlantic University Jan. 19 to Jan. 20.  Throughout the conference, the group discussed individual topics of “Challenges of the 21st Century,“ “The Content of Our

Women of Distinction Scholars Make a Difference On, Off Campus

Women of Distinction Scholars Make a Difference On, Off Campus

Reana De Pass of Orlando, Florida, and Cassie Stanton of Wheaton, Illinois, have been selected to receive Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Women of Distinction scholarships. Proceeds from the 26th Women of Distinction luncheon on Feb. 23, which will honor Palm Beach residents Emilia May Fanjul