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July 05, 2015

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The Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness at Palm Beach Atlantic University has announced the recipients of the University's 2015-2016 Quality Initiative (QI) Faculty and Student Research Grants. The grant cycle runs from July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016.
University Awards Grants for Faculty, Student Research

Students of the Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University selected Dr. Adwoa Nornoo, associate professor of pharmaceutical sciences, as the 2015 GSOP Teacher of the Year.
Dr. Nornoo Named Pharmacy School's Teacher of the Year

Dr. Michael O'Connor, associate professor of music in the School of Music and Fine Arts, performed with the Federal City Brass Band for two commemorative events marking the end of the Civil War in the East.
Music Professor Performs with Civil War Brass Band

A pizza fund-raiser organized by students in Palm Beach Atlantic University's Rinker School of Business this spring raised $750 for the daughter of faculty member Scott Spell.
Students Raise Support for Faculty Member's Ill Daughter

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 9. In addition one faculty member, Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Thomas Chesnes, received the Charles and Hazel Corts Award for Outstanding Teaching.
Students, Faculty Recognized for Excellence on Honors Day

Nigerian entrepreneur Folorunso Alakija spoke about her faith and her career during a chapel event in Palm Beach Atlantic University's Gregory School of Pharmacy on Friday.
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Choose to Dream Big, International Entrepreneur Says

Four Palm Beach Atlantic University students have been named recipients of Palm Beach Atlantic University's Parents Fund Emerging Leader Award.
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Four Students Chosen for Emerging Leader Scholarships

The late Gary Carter, a Major League Baseball Hall-of-Famer who served as Palm Beach Atlantic University's head baseball coach from 2009 to 2012, will be inducted in the University's Sports Hall of Fame at 11:45 a.m. Saturday, April 25, after the ceremony was postponed due to rain last week. The event, which is open to the public, takes place prior to PBA's double-header versus Florida Tech at PBA's Marshall and Vera Lea Rinker Athletic Campus, 3401 Parker Ave., West Palm Beach.
Carter Sports Hall of Fame Induction Re-set for April 25

Nine Palm Beach Atlantic University seniors have been chosen to offer words of inspiration during chapel this week. The speakers were chosen from a pool of students nominated by deans, faculty and staff members.
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Student Chapelgoers Glean Knowledge from Graduating Seniors

America is in a second civil war, this one an economic rather than a military one, as states compete for new residents, Stephen Moore, an economist for the Heritage Foundation, said at Palm Beach Atlantic University this week. Also during his presentation, which was attended by PBA faculty, staff, students and the public, Moore compared the present economic recovery to the more robust one that occurred during President Ronald Reagan's presidency. He said the growth gap totals about $1.9 trillion in gross domestic product.
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Heritage Foundation Fellow Sees Bright Spots in Economy

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