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September 23, 2014

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Nine students were honored Tuesday as the outstanding graduates of their schools and several others received departmental awards and scholarships as part of Palm Beach Atlantic University's Honors Day ceremony. The outstanding graduates each receive special recognition during spring commencement on May 10.

Longtime Palm Beach Atlantic University Professor of Psychology and four-time Fulbright scholar Dr. Billy Ray Lewter passed away on Saturday, April 19, after a long illness.

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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