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The LeMieux Center for Public Policy Selects Freire, Wolfram as 2017 Fellows

The LeMieux Center for Public Policy Selects Freire, Wolfram as 2017 Fellows

Undergraduate students Nicole Freire and Jenna Wolfram have been selected to receive research fellowships from The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic University this academic year.   Left, Nicole Freire and Jenna Wolfram, right, are the 2017 LeMieux

MLK Holiday Observed with Record-Setting Volunteerism

MLK Holiday Observed with Record-Setting Volunteerism

Friends Hannah Sutter and Liz Nikodem were each other’s motivation as they hunted for near-perfect tomatoes hiding in the growing fields at Mecca Farms in western Boynton Beach on Monday. “Finding the ones that are so red and round is so satisfying,” said Sutter, a freshman majoring in

Film Professor Directs Commercial for FPL with Student Crew

Film Professor Directs Commercial for FPL with Student Crew

Officials with Florida Power & Light contracted Andrew Ray, assistant professor of cinema/television at Palm Beach Atlantic University, to create a commercial to play in theaters across the country. The project, which focused on recruiting college students to work for FPL, took place during the

LeMieux Center for Public Policy Hosts Mark Halperin, Former Bloomberg Politics Managing Editor

LeMieux Center for Public Policy Hosts Mark Halperin, Former Bloomberg Politics Managing Editor

The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic University presents Mark Halperin, former managing editor of Bloomberg Politics and host of Bloomberg TV’s With All Due Respect, speaking on campus Wednesday, Feb. 15. The event begins at 7 p.m. in the DeSantis Family Chapel, 300

Progress Continues on Rinker Sports Center

Progress Continues on Rinker Sports Center

A recent aerial view of the Rinker Athletic Campus shows the progress on the Rinker Sports Center and the Mitch Gornto Tennis Center (upper right). Below, a crane lifts wall panels into place. An architect's rendering of the Rinker Sports

Forbes Advocates for Federal Reforms During LeMieux Center Event

Forbes Advocates for Federal Reforms During LeMieux Center Event

While many lament that the world is in an era of slower economic growth, Steve Forbes sees brighter days ahead. Steve Forbes speaks to students in the Warren Library at Palm Beach Atlantic University prior to giving his public presentation.  These are

John P. Hayes Joins PBA as Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership

John P. Hayes Joins PBA as Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership

Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M.B. Fleming, Jr. has appointed Dr. John P. Hayes, a veteran franchise practitioner and educator, as the Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership and director of the new Titus Center for Franchising effective August 2017. “Given his extensive academic

Orlando Faculty Member’s New Book Examines John 21

Orlando Faculty Member’s New Book Examines John 21

Two Can Play That Game: Manipulation, Counter-Manipulation, and Recognition in John 21 through the Eyes of Genesis by Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies Dr. Eric Lowdermilk has been published. Lowdermilk is coordinator of the ministry program at Palm Beach Atlantic

PBA’s Online Bachelor’s Programs Climb in U.S. News Rankings

PBA’s Online Bachelor’s Programs Climb in U.S. News Rankings

In its sixth year of rating online programs, U.S. News & World Report ranks Palm Beach Atlantic University at 28th in its Best Online Education Programs for 2017, rising from 34th last year. In ratings announced today, Palm Beach Atlantic is tied with Central Michigan University (Michigan),

King Scholar to Present Three-Part Series on Civil Rights Movement

King Scholar to Present Three-Part Series on Civil Rights Movement

Dr. Terriel Byrd, professor of urban Christian ministry at Palm Beach Atlantic University, will speak on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the American Civil Rights Movement during three Sundays in February at the Mandel Public Library, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. All presentations are open