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Chick-fil-A Scholar Athlete Night Honors Student Athletes

Chick-fil-A Scholar Athlete Night Honors Student Athletes

Palm Beach Atlantic University's student-athletes were recognized during half-time of the recent Sailfish Men's basketball game versus Embry Riddle for their outstanding accomplishments in their academics. The department posted a 3.11 GPA overall with volleyball posting a 3.75 GPA as the

Patient Simulation Engages Foundation Supporters

Patient Simulation Engages Foundation Supporters

The patient was in bed displaying some signs of distress. Fortunately, Palm Beach Atlantic School of Nursing faculty, Christine Conti, skills lab coordinator for the School of Nursing, and Kristen Gagne, simulation coordinator, were on hand to attend the patient. The very real situation was actually

Education, Free Enterprise Advocate Burns Nominated to Become Ambassador to Ireland

Education, Free Enterprise Advocate Burns Nominated to Become Ambassador to Ireland

Palm Beach resident Brian P. Burns, an advisory board member of The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic University and the 2012 recipient of PBA’s prestigious American Free Enterprise medal, is President Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. ambassador to Ireland, pending

Templeton & Company to Sponsor Master of Accountancy Program

Templeton & Company to Sponsor Master of Accountancy Program

Templeton & Company, a Florida professional services firm, is the sponsor of Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Master of Accountancy program with a gift of 100,000. “Templeton & Company is proud to support the Masters of Accountancy program at Palm Beach Atlantic University,” said Steven

Students Broaden Horizons during Italian Semester

Students Broaden Horizons during Italian Semester

Ten Palm Beach Atlantic University students chose to leave their comfort zone, and country, this semester to study abroad in Italy. One in Rome and the remainder in Florence, these students are fulfilling their desire to travel and learn from different cultures by spending 15 weeks in a foreign

Women of Distinction Honorees Offer Hope Through Education

Women of Distinction Honorees Offer Hope Through Education

The hour-long drive from Palm Beach to Pahokee is a familiar commute for Emilia Fanjul, who is a frequent visitor at the schools she established to help impoverished children living in the Glades. She is an advocate for the 364 students enrolled at Glades Academy, a charter elementary and

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

PBA Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant, left, sits with Dr. Ben Carson at Commencement in May 2016. Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M. B. Fleming, Jr. today announced that Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant was named the

Pharmacy Faculty Member Joins Mental Health Association Board

Pharmacy Faculty Member Joins Mental Health Association Board

The Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County has announced the addition of Dr. Jacintha S. Cauffield, associate professor of pharmacy practice in Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy, to its Board of Directors. Serving on the Mental

PBA Among Sponsors for 2017 Global Wellness Summit

PBA Among Sponsors for 2017 Global Wellness Summit

The Global Wellness Summit (GWS), the world’s preeminent gathering of decision makers in the wellness industry, today announced The Breakers Palm Beach as this year’s host sponsor of the 11th annual conference to take place in Palm Beach, Florida, October 9-11, 2017. The other major sponsors

First-Year Pharmacy Students Commit to Profession at Covenant

First-Year Pharmacy Students Commit to Profession at Covenant

Seventy first-year students in the Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University recently participated in the school’s professional covenant ceremony, during which the students officially received their white coats and fully committed themselves to the profession.