Palm Beach State College art faculty from the Lake Worth, Palm Beach Gardens and Boca Raton campuses will showcase some of their new work in an Art Faculty Exhibit beginning Jan. 10.
The 43 pieces to be displayed are a mix of paintings, photography, mixed media and ceramic and fabric sculptures. They will be available for viewing from Jan. 10 to Feb. 3 at The Art Gallery at Eissey Campus. An opening reception will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. … Continue reading PBSC art faculty to showcase new works
Palm Beach State College sophomore and volleyball setter Haley Seyfarth has been named as a NJCAA First Team All-American for her athletic skills. She is the first Panther volleyball player to earn the distinction.
As a freshman, Seyfarth helped lead the Panthers to a 25-11 record, second place finish in the Southern Conference and a Region VIII tournament berth. She was named a First Team All-Conference player as a freshman. She also excelled in the classroom and as a result was named to the FCSAA All-Academic Team. … Continue reading Seyfarth named First-Team All-American
Palm Beach State College has an official new song.
Titled “Hail, Palm Beach State College,” the new alma mater, which will be sung for the first time by graduates at the morning and afternoon commencement ceremonies Dec. 20, was written by PBSC Learning Specialist Wesley C. Wells and musically composed by Professor Allen Webber.
Wells’ song was chosen from 10 entries that were submitted during a contest held earlier this year. A panel of five judges, … Continue reading New PBSC alma mater to formally debut at commencement
Palm Beach State College leaders are aiming to raise the volume of the school’s spirit with the launch next year of a new drumline.
The Palm Beach State College Drumline will bring high energy and high quality performances to College sporting events and commencement ceremonies as well as community events and local schools.
“These groups are at the forefront of most colleges and universities, and we want to bring that same recognition, excitement and entertainment to Palm Beach State,” … Continue reading PBSC to introduce a drumline next year
Palm Beach State College’s Tuesday Nite Big Band will perform with guest-artist and American jazz drummer Victor Lewis from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 22 in the Duncan Theatre. Admission is $15. PBSC students, faculty, staff, as well as K-12 students are admitted for $5.
The concert will feature musical numbers including “G’Day Mates” by Scott Whitfield, “No Harmful Slide Effects” by Willie Maiden and “Samba Siete” by Hand Levy. Selections from the concert spotlighting Lewis include “From the Heart,” … Continue reading Tuesday Nite Big Band to perform with jazz drummer
If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the human body, there’s no better place to do it than at the “Our Body: The Universe Within” exhibit.
Consisting of 15 actual human bodies and over a hundred specimens and organs, the exhibit, which has traveled worldwide, literally goes “under the skin,” giving attendees a true look at the inner workings of the extraordinary human body.
Palm Beach State College students and faculty led by Professor Dr. … Continue reading PBSC hosts science table at world famous exhibit
Angelica Cortez from Palm Beach State College’s Belle Glade campus was recognized at a Belle Glade Chamber of Commerce event for her contributions to the campus.
Cortez, a librarian and associate professor, received Palm Beach State’s first High Impact Award at the chamber’s 52nd annual awards banquet Oct. 25 at the Belle Glade Elks Lodge.
She was presented the award by Dr. Maria Vallejo, vice president for growth and expansion and provost of the Belle Glade and Loxahatchee Groves campuses. … Continue reading Cortez recognized for contributions to Belle Glade campus
The Center for Applied Ethics at Palm Beach State College is cosponsoring the 10th annual ethics seminar “Looking Forward and Looking Back” from 7:30 a.m. to 4:35 p.m. Nov. 4. in the Humanities and Technology Building Lecture Hall, Room 103 on the College’s Boca Raton campus.
The day-long seminar will feature 19 speakers on the following topics: The Stages of Moral Development; A Decade of Public Ethics in the News; Reflections on a Journey through the Federal Justice System; … Continue reading Seminar to explore past and future ethical dilemmas
The Panther volleyball team will head to the NJCAA District/FCSAA State Volleyball Tournament this week after winning the Division I Southern Conference Championship for the first time in 11 years.
This year’s team had their best season in the program’s history with a 22-4 overall record and 7-1 in Southern Conference regular season play. They are currently ranked fourth in the state and have been ranked in the top 20 nationally throughout the season. … Continue reading Panther volleyball team heads to state tournament
Dr. Maria Vallejo is giving back to one of her alma maters.
Vallejo, the vice president for growth and expansion and provost of the Belle Glade and Loxahatchee Groves campuses, has been named a new trustee to the 26-member Hampshire College Board of Trustees.
She will serve a four-year term now through June 30, 2020.
“I am thrilled to get to serve on the board at Hampshire,” said Vallejo. “I had an incredible experience there as a student and really enjoyed the service-learning aspect of the college. … Continue reading Vallejo lends expertise to alma mater