Palm Beach Atlantic University

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April 25, 2015

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 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.

Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M.B. Fleming Jr. opened his State of the University address on Monday with a new University tradition of sharing the theme for the coming school year — PBA One: One Mind, One Voice.
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Speaking for the first time at a university commencement ceremony, best-selling author and radio commentator Eric Metaxas on Saturday called on nearly 500 Palm Beach Atlantic University graduates to be courageous in standing up against a "secular orthodoxy."
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Palm Beach Atlantic University is developing online versions of two of its popular degree programs for adult students -- a Master of Science in Leadership and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Provost Dr. Joseph A. Kloba said that an online course format provides working, adult students greater access to further their education while continuing their employment and family obligations. Dr. Kloba noted that the leadership degree would be the first online graduate program to be offered at PBA. Both degree programs are currently offered in the traditional classroom format at Palm Beach Atlantic’s campuses in West Palm Beach and Orlando.

Nominations for the 2013 Palm Beach Atlantic University Distinguished Alumni Awards Program are being accepted until May 1. The Awards Program is designed to recognize professional achievement and/or distinguished service to PBA and the community.
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Vikki Pryor, principal of Change Create Transform, a thought leadership company which helps driven companies achieve results, 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 in the DeSantis Family Chapel. The presentation is free and open to the public. The lecture is part of the MacArthur Leadership Speaker Series.
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Speaker to Address Evolving Leadership


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