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Freshman Receives National Civic Engagement Award

Freshman Receives National Civic Engagement Award

Isabelle Runge, a freshman at Palm Beach Atlantic University from Altamonte Springs, Florida, has been selected to receive the 2016 Newman Civic Fellows Award from the Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education. Runge was

Accelerated Business Administration Degree Targets Working Professionals

Accelerated Business Administration Degree Targets Working Professionals

Responding to the employer demand to hire more business majors, Palm Beach Atlantic University has launched an accelerated evening degree program in business administration for working professionals. The National Association of Business Employers (NACE) survey of major employers in 2015 found

Virtues at Heart of Transformational Leadership, Speaker Says

Virtues at Heart of Transformational Leadership, Speaker Says

While researching his recent book on leadership, Dr. Mark McCloskey discovered that today’s views about what makes a great leader are based on a very ancient concept. “Virtue has to be at the core of servant leadership and transformational leadership,” said McCloskey, who serves as lead faculty

Alexandre Equips, Encourages God’s People Through Music on New EP

Alexandre Equips, Encourages God’s People Through Music on New EP

Jeanny Alexandre, a 2010 Palm Beach Atlantic University graduate who leads the chapel praise team, has released her debut EP of original music, With These Stones … The PBA community will have a chance to hear selections from the recording during a spoken word chapel at 7:30 p.m. today (doors

Palm Beach Atlantic Begins Video Security Upgrade

Palm Beach Atlantic Begins Video Security Upgrade

A scheduled upgrade of Palm Beach Atlantic University’s closed-circuit television system, including the installation of digital security cameras, is under way on the West Palm Beach and Orlando campuses.  This new system, which also includes a more efficient video storage mechanism, provides

Scholars Discuss Stem Cells, Abortion at Research Conference

Scholars Discuss Stem Cells, Abortion at Research Conference

Though it doesn’t make headlines the way it once did, human embryonic stem cell research is not only ongoing but is poised to produce successful medical therapies in the near future for some degenerative conditions, Dr. Justin Barnard, a scholar in the area of bioethics and a 1996 Palm Beach

Guest Artists, Local Favorites Set for Frontwave New Music Festival

Guest Artists, Local Favorites Set for Frontwave New Music Festival

Enthusiasts of new musical compositions are set to indulge their senses at the biennial Frontwave New Music Festival March 31–April 2 in Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Helen K. Persson Recital Hall, located in Vera Lea Rinker Hall at 326 Acacia Road in West Palm Beach. A production of the

'How to Choose Your Nurse Practitioner' Topic for WPB April Information Session

'How to Choose Your Nurse Practitioner' Topic for WPB April Information Session

Emely A. Winchester, a family nurse practitioner with Columbia Medical Centers, will present a free talk, “How to Choose a Nurse Practitioner” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 7. The session takes place at the Hyatt Place West Palm Beach/Downtown at 295 Lakeview Avenue. The presentation includes

Traveling Ministry Team Serves Others, Offers Learning Experiences

Traveling Ministry Team Serves Others, Offers Learning Experiences

Serving others is a primary objective of Palm Beach Atlantic University. One way this is accomplished is through the Student Ministry Traveling Team, a group of students who have a passion to serve youth by going to different churches to assist in participating in youth ministry events. The

Orlando Campus to Co-host Training to Help Families Connect

Orlando Campus to Co-host Training to Help Families Connect

Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Orlando Campus, in partnership with Calvary Orlando Church and the adoption agency Embraced by Grace, will host a simulcast of the Empowered to Connect Conference at Calvary Orlando in Winter Park on April 8 and 9. The conference is open to those considering