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January 27, 2015

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Palm Beach Atlantic University Rinker School of Business graduate Alan Crowetz, president and CEO of the Internet security firm Infostream, outlined five "myths of the MBA" during the annual MBA Awards event held last week at the Hyatt Place in downtown West Palm Beach.

Palm Beach Atlantic University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant announced several administrative faculty re-assignments involving the Orlando and West Palm Beach campuses. Effective January 1, 2015, Dr. Craig Domeck will become dean of the MacArthur School of Leadership on the West Palm Beach campus. Domeck had served the University for nine years at the Orlando campus, first as assistant professor of management and then interim dean. He was named dean of the Central Florida campuses in 2007 where he serves as assistant professor of leadership. Dr. Jim Laub will become the director of the graduate program in leadership. Laub had served as dean of the MacArthur School of Leadership and professor of leadership studies for nine years. Dr. Jeremy Couch ’04 MBA has been appointed executive director of the Orlando campus.

Florida Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto, who received a bachelor's degree in organizational management from Palm Beach Atlantic University in 2009, will receive the MacArthur School of Leadership Distinguished Alumna Award during PBA's Homecoming this week.
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On Friday Palm Beach Atlantic University was one of a number of South Florida hospitals and nursing schools participating in the Day in the Life of a Nurse, now in its 15th year. The event is designed to provide middle- and high-school students with a one-day peek into the world of nursing.
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During a speech frequently punctuated by cheers from his supporters, Art Williams, Palm Beach Atlantic University's 2014 American Free Enterprise medalist, on Thursday spoke about what it takes to win in the free enterprise system.
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Florida physician and Palm Beach Atlantic University graduate Dr. Sasha Rampersad Noe will be honored with the Distinguished Alumna Award during PBA's Homecoming celebration.
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Award Honoree Improves Lives Through Medicine

Palm Beach Atlantic University science graduate Dr. Terri Bowers Hunter, whose work helps medical technology to become available commercially, will be honored with the Distinguished Alumna Award during PBA's Homecoming this month.
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Award Recipient Works to Advance New Technology Development

On Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, everyone connected with Palm Beach Atlantic has the opportunity to be a philanthropist. Palm Beach Atlantic University's Alumni Association will host first-ever Thanks 4 Giving, a 24-hour online day of giving challenge that begins at 5 p.m. While Thanks 4 Giving is focused on encouraging alumni to support their alma mater with end-of-year gifts, anyone can make a donation on the day – the minimum gift is $10. Activities and competitions are planned throughout the 24-hour event to keep things fast-paced and exciting.
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Thanks 4 Giving to Gobble Up Online Donations

The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association recently awarded 41 annual scholarships, which are renewable by undergraduates who remain in good standing at the University. Events such as the Alumni Association Golf Tournament and the Alumnae Afternoon Tea benefit this scholarship fund.
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PBA Alumni Association Awards 41 Scholarships

Brendan Lynch of The Plastridge Insurance Agency will receive Palm Beach Atlantic University's Distinguished MBA Alumnus Award during the 16th annual MBA Awards ceremony on Nov. 7 at the Hyatt Place Downtown in West Palm Beach. The Palm Beach County native, who earned his MBA from PBA's Rinker School of Business in 2003, also will be recognized on Nov. 15 at the Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner during Homecoming.
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MBA Award Recipient Values Business, Community Involvement

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