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Honors, Awards Abound Prior to Spring Commencement

Honors, Awards Abound Prior to Spring Commencement

  Nine students were honored Tuesday as the outstanding graduates of their schools while others received departmental awards as part of Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Honors Day ceremony. The outstanding graduates each receive special recognition during spring

Palm Beach Atlantic University Selects Canvas as its Online Learning Platform

Palm Beach Atlantic University Selects Canvas as its Online Learning Platform

Palm Beach Atlantic University has officially selected Canvas by Instructure, the online learning management system (LMS) that makes teaching and learning easier, President William M. B. Fleming, Jr. announced. There are more than 500 LMSs in the world. PBA’s LMS Search Committee chose the top

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

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.

Venue Change for Spring Commencement

Venue Change for Spring Commencement

Palm Beach Atlantic’s spring commencement on May 6 certainly will be a memorable day for the more than 500 graduates and their families. But that date holds another significance in the life of the University as it marks the first time that the commencement celebration will be held at The Expo

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

University Announces Provost Transition, Appoints New Academic Leader

PBA Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant, left, sits with Dr. Ben Carson at Commencement in May 2016. Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M. B. Fleming, Jr. today announced that Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Gene Fant was named the

Orlando Faculty Member’s New Book Examines John 21

Orlando Faculty Member’s New Book Examines John 21

Two Can Play That Game: Manipulation, Counter-Manipulation, and Recognition in John 21 through the Eyes of Genesis by Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies Dr. Eric Lowdermilk has been published. Lowdermilk is coordinator of the ministry program at Palm Beach Atlantic

Employee of the Year Uses Gifts to Showcase Sailfish Athletics

Employee of the Year Uses Gifts to Showcase Sailfish Athletics

Michael Brown is the self-described ultimate sports fan. “I get to watch sports for a living and I get to tell other people about it,” joked Brown, the senior athletic director for external operations for Palm Beach Atlantic University. In fact, Brown serves in several important roles in

Except for Essential Offices, PBA to Close for Christmas, New Year’s

Except for Essential Offices, PBA to Close for Christmas, New Year’s

Some Palm Beach Atlantic University departments and offices will be open for limited hours between the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays. The offices of Financial Aid, Sailfish Services and Student Accounts will be open from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, through Thursday, Dec. 29.

With God, Your Life Can Unlock Doors, Speaker Tells Graduates

With God, Your Life Can Unlock Doors, Speaker Tells Graduates

In the spirit of the Christmas season, Francois Vosloo arrived bearing a gift for each of the more than 200 fall graduates of Palm Beach Atlantic University on Saturday. “This key represents your life, and there are a few things I want to say to you about this, your life,” Vosloo said. Vosloo,