More than 150 Palm Beach Atlantic University students performed community service at six Palm Beach County locations on Monday as part of the annual MLK Challenge. Since 2001, PBA students have spent Martin Luther King Day participating in service projects through PBA's Workship program.
Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M. B. Fleming Jr. recently recognized five members of the PBA community for demonstrating the University's theme for the 2013-14 academic year, "PBA One — One Mind, One Voice."
Sports lovers, arts enthusiasts, gamers and others will find plenty of activities suitable for family bonding time during Palm Beach Atlantic University's Family Weekend, which begins Thursday, Oct. 10, and runs through Sunday, Oct. 13.
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.
Hundreds of Palm Beach Atlantic University freshmen and transfer students, along with student leaders, spent the Saturday before today's start of classes volunteering across Palm Beach County through PBA's Workship program.