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LeMieux Center Appoints Rooney Senior Fellow

LeMieux Center Appoints Rooney Senior Fellow

Congressman Tom Rooney Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M. B. Fleming, Jr. announced today the appointment of former Congressman Tom Rooney as a Senior Fellow for The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic. Rooney, who recently retired from Congress, represented

Foreign Policy Expert O’Hanlon Next LeMieux Speaker

Foreign Policy Expert O’Hanlon Next LeMieux Speaker

Michael O'Hanlon ; Michael O'Hanlon is a senior fellow in Foreign Policy at the Brookings Institution is The LeMieux Center for Public Policy speaker Wednesday, February 6. His talk, “Geo Politics in the Next Decade,” takes place at 7 p.m. in the DeSantis Family Chapel at 300 Okeechobee Blvd. on

LeMieux Fellows Take on Education, Immigration

LeMieux Fellows Take on Education, Immigration

Conflicts in public viewpoints concerning education and immigration were the public policy subjects researched by the current class of LeMieux Fellows, Ariana Fernandez and Sarah Murray. Their presentations before a panel comprised of former U.S. Senator George LeMieux, President Fleming

U.S. News Ranks PBA Among Best in South

U.S. News Ranks PBA Among Best in South

G. Lane Cohee teaches in the Rinker School of Business. Palm Beach Atlantic University climbed five spots in the respected U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2019 edition. The University placed 52nd among the best universities in the South in the rankings released September 10. The

‘Florida Made’ Authors to Present Book Talk at Historic Flagler Museum

‘Florida Made’ Authors to Present Book Talk at Historic Flagler Museum

Flagler Museum in Palm Beach Railroad magnate and real estate developer Henry Morrison Flagler is certainly among the most noteworthy Florida residents. Flagler, along with more than two dozen influential personalities who are part of the history of the Sunshine State are described in a new

LeMieux Center Adds 2 Board Members

LeMieux Center Adds 2 Board Members

Palm Beach County residents Beth Neuhoff and Nick Sadowsky have been appointed to The LeMieux Center for Public Policy at Palm Beach Atlantic University Advisory Board. In announcing the appointments, former U. S. Senator George LeMieux said, “Floridians and Americans yearn for respectful dialogue

Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Next LeMieux Speaker

Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Next LeMieux Speaker

Presidential historian, Pulitzer Prize winning author Jon Meacham is The LeMieux Center for Public Policy speaker Thursday, March 29. His talk takes place at 7 p.m. in the DeSantis Family Chapel at 300 Okeechobee Blvd. on the Palm Beach Atlantic University campus. Register for this free event

Counterterrorism Intelligence Officer Tells How She Relied on God

Counterterrorism Intelligence Officer Tells How She Relied on God

As an undercover CIA operative in the Middle East, Michele Rigby Assad ’95 assumed many identities. In truth, she was only one person – a servant of the Lord. For 10 years, Assad and her husband, Joseph (also a Palm Beach Atlantic graduate,) worked side-by-side as counterterrorism intelligence

World Problems Need Global Solutions, Lyceum Speaker Says

World Problems Need Global Solutions, Lyceum Speaker Says

Former Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin We live in a time when the world’s problems don’t recognize national borders.; Speaking at this week’s Presidential Lyceum, former Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin championed globalization and worldwide cooperation as the only effective way to

LeMieux Speaker Covers Leadership Challenges

LeMieux Speaker Covers Leadership Challenges

Make it matter. Those are the words that General Martin E. Dempsey, Ret., used to encourage the comrades of fallen soldiers during the spring of 2003 when he was a division commander in Baghdad assigned to secure the parameter and restore public services to civilian residents of the devastated