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Five Join PBA Alumni Association Board

Five Join PBA Alumni Association Board

The Palm Beach Atlantic University Alumni Association Board of Directors has elected five new members. Their appointments took effect Jan. 1. Newly appointed to the board are (photos below): Daylen Brinkley  Jessica Clasby  Deborah Bowmar Jaffe Putnam Kling  Ramona Zapper

Presidential Speechwriter Muses on Politics, Politicians at LeMieux Center Event

Presidential Speechwriter Muses on Politics, Politicians at LeMieux Center Event

Why are so many politicians bad at politics? That was the observation posed by Peggy Noonan, the latest impressive guest speaker for The LeMieux Center for Public Policy, who spoke on Palm Beach Atlantic University’s campus Tuesday evening.  “It’s a people business,” Noonan said, yet it

Faculty to Conduct Research, Writing, Training During Sabbaticals

Faculty to Conduct Research, Writing, Training During Sabbaticals

Palm Beach Atlantic University grants a select number of sabbatical leaves of absence each year to allow faculty an opportunity for in-depth study, research or other pursuit that will increase their teaching and research effectiveness.            Casado-Kehoe

Orlando Campus to Host Social Media Training on Feb. 3

Orlando Campus to Host Social Media Training on Feb. 3

On Wednesday, Feb. 3, Dr. Jen Bennett, a social media specialist, will present an in-depth social media training session at Palm Beach Atlantic University's Orlando Campus, 4700 Millenia Blvd., Suite 100. She will share how businesses and individuals can create their own social media strategy.

Tech-savvy Teens Take High School Business Contest’s Top Prize

Tech-savvy Teens Take High School Business Contest’s Top Prize

Friends and family members frequently call upon high school students Aldo Cordero, Sydney Goforth and Angie Zavala for help with setting up smartphones and other gadgets. Last year, the trio combined forces and launched a business. The students at Lorenzo Walker Technical High School in

Mandel Public Library to Feature Presentations by PBA Faculty

Mandel Public Library to Feature Presentations by PBA Faculty

Members of the Palm Beach Atlantic University faculty will serve as program presenters at the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach during the spring. The programs are free and open to the public. Earlier this month, Dr. Michael Ray Smith spoke on the topic “Journalism 101: 10 Secrets to

Women of Distinction Scholars Regarded As Leaders Among Peers

Women of Distinction Scholars Regarded As Leaders Among Peers

Theresa Butler of Mulberry, Florida, and Laura Humphrey of Dallas, Texas, have been selected to receive Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Women of Distinction scholarships. Proceeds from the 25th Women of Distinction luncheon on Feb. 25, which will honor Cathy Flagg and Jane Grace, provide

Workship Celebrates 3 Million Hours of Service on MLK Day

Workship Celebrates 3 Million Hours of Service on MLK Day

Nursing student Amanda Goggans did her part Monday to propel Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Workship program over the 3 million hour mark — the equivalent of 125,000 consecutive days of service to the community since the University was founded in 1968. Taking a break from her studies, Goggans

“Paul Behaving Badly” Topic for February Graduate, Professional Programs Information Session

“Paul Behaving Badly” Topic for February Graduate, Professional Programs Information Session

Dr. Randy Richards, professor of biblical studies at Palm Beach Atlantic University, will present a free talk, “Paul Behaving Badly,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, February 18. The session takes place at the Hyatt Place West Palm Beach/Downtown at 295 Lakeview Avenue. The presentation includes information

King Scholar to Speak on MLK Legacy

King Scholar to Speak on MLK Legacy

Dr. Terriel Byrd, professor of urban Christian ministry at Palm Beach Atlantic University, will speak on the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at 7 p.m. Monday in the DeSantis Family Chapel, 300 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. The event, which is part of the University’s