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April 21, 2014

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Palm Beach cardiologist and Palm Beach Atlantic University Founding Chairman Dr. Donald Warren will be remembered as a man who not only cared for the physical hearts of men and women but as a Christ follower who "understood the spiritual heart of a human being," his former pastor, Dr. Jack Graham, said during a memorial service attended by hundreds of mourners on Monday.
Founding Chairman Recalled as One with 'Great Heart for God'

Dr. Donald Warren died today (March 31, 2014) at Hospice of Palm Beach County’s Charles W. Gerstenberg Center in West Palm Beach. He was 86. As its founding chairman, Dr. Warren was the University’s first fundraiser-in-chief and remained its No. 1 cheerleader throughout his life. The service will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, April 7, at Family Church Downtown at First Baptist (formerly First Baptist Church West Palm Beach) with Dr. Jack Graham officiating. A reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall. The family has requested that memorial gifts be sent to the Bebe Warren Scholarship Fund. Checks should be made out to Palm Beach Atlantic University with Bebe Warren Scholarship Fund in the subject line and mailed to the Development Office, Palm Beach Atlantic University, P.O. Box 24708, West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4708.
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Dr. Donald Warren, Founding PBA Chairman, Dies at 86

Jimmy Collins, former president and chief operating officer of Chick-fil-A, will speak at an event hosted by the Catherine T. MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University and the PBA Alumni Association at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in the DeSantis Family Chapel, 300 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. Collins will speak on "Creative Followership." The presentation is free and open to the public. The lecture is part of the MacArthur Leadership Speaker Series. For more information, call Delesa Morris, assistant vice president for Alumni Relations and Annual Fund, at (561) 803-2022.
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Palm Beach Atlantic University takes another step in its commitment to remaining on the leading edge of higher education technology with the launch today of the University’s free mobile app: Palm PBA.

Celebrated Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Dr. Ben Carson spoke about his faith and his upbringing during a special chapel presentation at Palm Beach Atlantic University on Monday.
Elevate Others, Neurosurgeon Dr. Carson Tells Students

Palm Beach Atlantic University ranks 21st nationally in U.S. News & World Report's 2014 Best Online Education Programs, announced today.

Dr. Scot McKnight, Jesus Creed blog author, speaker, writer and professor, is the keynote speaker for Synergoi; Church Leaders Conference set for Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 at Palm Beach Atlantic University. The one-day conference for pastors and church leaders provides opportunities for professional and spiritual development. In addition to Dr. McKnight, Palm Beach Atlantic University School of Ministry faculty will present additional workshops. The event gets under way at 9 a.m. in MacArthur Hall on the Palm Beach Atlantic University campus in West Palm Beach. Cost of registration is $15 and includes lunch. Online registration is open at learn-well.pba.edu/synergoi-2013. The event is sponsored by the University’s Master of Divinity (M.Div.) program.

The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association Board of Directors has elected nine new members, effective Jan. 1.
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Former U.S. Attorney General, U.S. Senator and Governor of Missouri John Ashcroft will be the featured speaker at Palm Beach Atlantic University's Fall Commencement at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 14 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. The event is open to graduates and guests who hold tickets. More than 250 candidates for bachelor's and master's degrees from the West Palm Beach, Orlando and Wellington campuses will participate in the ceremony. Ashcroft will be introduced by Susan Richmond Johnson, a 1995 Palm Beach Atlantic graduate of the Supper Honors Program, who serves as Managing Principal of The Ashcroft Group, LLC. Johnson received the Young Alumni Award from Palm Beach Atlantic in 2001.
John Ashcroft to Speak at Fall Commencement December 14

Palm Beach Atlantic University is ranked 44th among the best universities in the South according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges 2014 edition released today. The publication includes rankings of more than 1,400 schools nationwide. To learn more about the U.S. News College Compass, which provides access to the most complete rankings and data, visit the online U.S. News Store. Palm Beach Atlantic, which is tied with Shenandoah University in Virginia, moved up in this year's rankings from 50th last year.

 

You can read Palm Beach Atlantic University's outstanding student newspaper "The Beacon" in print, on the web or via the University's free mobile app, Palm PBA. PBAU is a private, Christ-first college in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA.

 

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