Palm Beach Atlantic University has received a $5,000 grant from Staples Foundation, the charitable arm of Staples, Inc., to support Science Days at PBA, a week-long science summer camp for children in kindergarten through sixth grade.
The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) Continuing Pharmacy Education Commission and the ACPE Board of Directors recently granted an extension of the provider status held by the Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University.
Science Days at PBA, a week-long summer camp for children in kindergarten through sixth grade, exposed students to scientific concepts through fun activities involving toy dinosaurs, water rockets and laboratory experiments.
Five Palm Beach Atlantic University students have been chosen as recipients of Executive Women of the Palm Beaches 2012 scholarships. The students were recognized at the 29th annual Women in Leadership Luncheon on May 3.
Sisters Katie TenHoeve and Kimberly Hoag both graduated last week from Palm Beach Atlantic University. Hoag earned a degree from the Gregory School of Pharmacy, and TenHoeve, who is two years younger, graduated from PBA's School of Nursing.
Kyle Mains, who graduates today with a doctor of pharmacy degree from Palm Beach Atlantic University's Gregory School of Pharmacy, was on a mission trip to Haiti last summer with his church when he was called upon to help organize and properly stock an in-house pharmacy at New Life Children's Home in Port-Au-Prince.
More than 500 students, one the largest graduating classes ever, will receive degrees during Palm Beach Atlantic University's spring commencement at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. The event is open to graduates and guests who hold tickets.