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Beachside Business Wins Top Prize in J.J.’s Entrepreneurs Contest

Beachside Business Wins Top Prize in J.J.’s Entrepreneurs Contest

Palm Beach Atlantic University junior Emily Hochheiser found a profitable way to combine her dreams of starting a business with her love of sun and surf.  She wrote a plan for a company called Mahalo, a mobile rental and retail business for various beach-related products, from chairs and

FBI Career Trek Excites Students, Brings Opportunity

FBI Career Trek Excites Students, Brings Opportunity

When 20 Palm Beach Atlantic students stepped into an ultra-secure Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) building to meet with recruiters and tour the facility, they had to capture the experience with only their memories – no cell phones allowed. Through Career Development’s Career Treks

Bank of America Continues Support for Peer-to-Peer Mentor Program

Bank of America Continues Support for Peer-to-Peer Mentor Program

Bank of America has awarded a 15,000 corporate community grant to support Palm Beach Atlantic University's Peer-to-Peer Mentor program during the 2016-17 academic year. “We are honored to continue our partnership with Palm Beach Atlantic University and the Peer-to-Peer Mentor program. Through

Faculty, Student Researchers Receive Quality Initiative Grants

Faculty, Student Researchers Receive Quality Initiative Grants

The Office of Assessment, Accreditation and Research at Palm Beach Atlantic University has announced the recipients of the University’s 2016-2017 Quality Initiative Faculty and Student Research Grants. The grant cycle runs from July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017. Dr. Stephanie Bennett, professor of

Student Research Points to

Student Research Points to "Digital Disease"

How often do you check your phone while eating dinner with a companion? How often is checking your phone the last thing you do before you sleep or the first thing when you wake? Likely many of us would be surprised by our honest answers to these questions.     From

PBA Names Dean for School of Arts and Sciences

PBA Names Dean for School of Arts and Sciences

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene C. Fant, Jr., has announced that Dr. Robert Lloyd, professor of international relations and the Blanche E. Seaver Professor of International Studies and Languages at Pepperdine University, will join PBA as dean of the

Ben Carson to Speak at Spring Commencement May 7

Ben Carson to Speak at Spring Commencement May 7

Dr. Ben Carson will be the featured speaker at Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Spring Commencement at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. The event is open to graduates and guests who hold tickets. Nearly 600 candidates for bachelor’s, master’s and professional

Students Deliver Messages of Hope During Senior Week in Chapel

Students Deliver Messages of Hope During Senior Week in Chapel

Senior communication major Natalie Funk arrived at Palm Beach Atlantic University with a desire to meet people and see the world. During the past four years she has done exactly that. Not only was she able to spend a semester studying in London, but after graduation next week the Minnesota

Outstanding Students, Faculty Member Honored During Chapel

Outstanding Students, Faculty Member Honored During Chapel

Nine students were honored Tuesday as the outstanding graduates of their schools and several others received departmental awards as part of Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Honors Day ceremony. The outstanding graduates each receive special recognition during spring commencement on May 7. In

Record Number of Pharmacy Graduates Accepted to Residency Programs

Record Number of Pharmacy Graduates Accepted to Residency Programs

While many Palm Beach Atlantic University graduates will begin their careers after commencement next week, some will continue their professional preparation, including a record number from the Gregory School of Pharmacy headed to residency placements around the country. A pharmacy residency