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Speaker Calls for Courage, Encouragement

Speaker Calls for Courage, Encouragement

Leadership speaker Dr. John Stahl-Wert started his campus talk with a story. Some 40 years ago, a young Chinese engineer had a very ambitious and courageous vision for a new company. While ambition and courage are “the bread and butter of an entrepreneur,” Stahl-Wert said, these qualities were

Recent PBA Grad to Peers: Breast Cancer Afflicts All Ages

Recent PBA Grad to Peers: Breast Cancer Afflicts All Ages

Kristin Moya is a breast cancer survivor.At age 23.The recent Palm Beach Atlantic University graduate has been through chemotherapy and surgery, and today she has a singular mission: to prevent other young people from experiencing the same.Elexenia Moya (left) and her daughter, Kristin, graduated

Immunotherapy Holds Promise for Cancer Patients, Chemistry Alum Says

Immunotherapy Holds Promise for Cancer Patients, Chemistry Alum Says

Using the body’s own immune system to fight cancer has the potential to save countless lives, and it all began by asking certain basic questions, said Dr. Jacob Richards, a 2010 Palm Beach Atlantic University graduate who has been on the front lines of scientific review as it relates to certain

First Jacobs Family Foundation Scholarship Awarded to Wellington Resident

First Jacobs Family Foundation Scholarship Awarded to Wellington Resident

Palm Beach Atlantic University is pleased to announce that first Jacobs Family Foundation Scholarship has been awarded to Joyce Villacis ’16. Established in 2016, this scholarship assists Wellington residents seeking to complete college or pursue graduate degrees at PBA.The Jacobs Family Foundation

American Enterprise Institute Scholar to Speak on Middle East Conflict

American Enterprise Institute Scholar to Speak on Middle East Conflict

Dr. Michael Rubin, a resident scholar with the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C., will speak to students and faculty at Palm Beach Atlantic University about conflict in the Middle East on Wednesday, March 29.The presentation, hosted by the School of Arts and Sciences, is open to the

Leadership Student’s Faith, Determination Guide Her New Mission

Leadership Student’s Faith, Determination Guide Her New Mission

If Denise Grant has learned anything as a student at Palm Beach Atlantic University, it’s how to turn an obstacle into an instrument for success.Grant, a suburban Lake Worth wife and mother, endured one personal hardship after another while taking evening classes toward her degree in organizational

Alumni, Choirs to Perform Mozart in Memory of Dr. Ray Robinson

Alumni, Choirs to Perform Mozart in Memory of Dr. Ray Robinson

The contrast must have been startling for Dr. Ray Robinson, when he arrived at Palm Beach Atlantic in 1989 from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey. PBA was just over 20 years old while the musical traditions of the esteemed choir college dated back to the 1920s.Dr. Ray Robinson  

PBA Dean Domeck hosts

PBA Dean Domeck hosts "Lunch and Learn"

During Monday’s lunch hour, the Clematis Room in the Mandel Public Library was filled with 27 people taking the first step to becoming leaders — learning how to lead themselves. Dr. Craig Domeck teaches the first session, titled "Lead Yourself." Dr. Craig Domeck, the dean of the MacArthur School of

Talk by FDA Scientist to Kick Off Interdisciplinary Research Conference

Talk by FDA Scientist to Kick Off Interdisciplinary Research Conference

Palm Beach Atlantic University will celebrate the research and scholarly work of faculty and students during its sixth annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference, sponsored by the Office of Accreditation, Assessment and Research and co-sponsored by Alumni Relations and Career Development.Dr. Jacob

MSL Speaker Professes Keys to Success

MSL Speaker Professes Keys to Success

Freedom and opportunity.Bill Pickard says that some people are born with a proclivity to strive for freedom and opportunity, making them natural entrepreneurs. Pickard started on his entrepreneurial path at age 28, as one of the first African-American franchisees for McDonald’s. But when there was a