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December 20, 2014

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Palm Beach Atlantic University is partnering with Feeding Children Everywhere to package 100,000 healthy meals for hungry families in Palm Beach County. Volunteers will hand-package the meals from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18, at Conniston Middle School. Volunteers are still needed. Go to to register for one or more shifts at the “Upcoming Events” tab for the West Palm Hunger Project. JP Morgan Chase Foundation and Conniston Middle School are additional partners for the project.

The two Palm Beach Atlantic University honors students chosen as the inaugural LeMieux Center Fellows proved on Thursday that they not only know their research material, they also know how to think on their feet.

Three prominent figures in the Palm Beach County business community will be honored with companion medals during Palm Beach Atlantic University's American Free Enterprise Day ceremony Nov. 6.
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Palm Beach Atlantic University senior Johnathan Parks won first place in the first-ever Sailfish Tank competition presented by the Rinker School of Business. His $1,250 prize will help him develop his concept for a portable console for Nintendo 64 video games.
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Financier Dennis R. Hammond, president and CEO of Sandpointe, LLC, a private investment consulting and research firm located in West Palm Beach, was the guest speaker at the first President's Lyceum of the 2014-2015 academic year.
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Palm Beach Atlantic University's Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy will present a Community Health Fair, a free event to assist and educate the Lake Worth community, from noon until 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Lake Worth Shuffleboard Courts, 1121 Lucerne Ave., Lake Worth.

Eleven students in the School of Education and Behavioral Studies at Palm Beach Atlantic University are the 2014-2015 recipients of the Bebe Warren Scholarship.
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Palm Beach Atlantic University will present its American Free Enterprise Medal to Arthur L. Williams, Jr., a former high school football coach whose second career transformed the life insurance industry. A Palm Beach resident, Williams, is also known as an author and motivational speaker. The medal ceremony is set for 10:45 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in the Rubin Arena of the Greene Complex for Sports & Recreation, 1100 S. Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach. The ceremony is free and open to the public. For more information, call (561) 803-2025. He began to sell term insurance part-time, and quickly found that his commissions surpassed his coach's salary. In 1973 he left his first company, ITT, for Waddell & Reed, another term company. And in 1977, with no business education or corporate management experience, he formed A.L. Williams & Associates in Atlanta, Georgia, with just 85 agents in one city.
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For his work in support of the Florida Resident Access Grant (FRAG), the Independent Colleges and Schools of Florida awarded state Sen. Joe Negron (R-Stuart) its "Most Valuable Legislator" plaque during a presentation in West Palm Beach on Thursday.
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Dr. Rick Blackwood, author and lead pastor at Christ Fellowship Miami, will be the speaker during this year’s Christival, which gets under way at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 23, and continues through Thursday, Sept. 25.
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