Local welders can now get industry-recognized advanced certifications at Palm Beach State College, which in turn will help local businesses compete and grow.
A longtime leader in welding education, PBSC has been named an Accredited Test Facility for the American Welding Society. As the second college in Florida and only the fifth entity of any kind in the state to achieve ATF status, PBSC has begun to offer advanced AWS certifications in various welding processes. … Continue reading Welders, industry to benefit from PBSC testing facility
Jean Wihbey, provost of the Palm Beach Gardens campus of Palm Beach State College, has received a Magnificent Leader Award from the Cancer Alliance of Help and Hope.
Wihby was recognized for her inspiration and leadership for academic programs and vision for Palm Beach State College. She is active in the community and serves on many boards, including the Boys and Girls Club of Palm Beach County, PGA Corridor Association and Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. … Continue reading Wihbey earns leadership award
Students and the public have the opportunity to hear from women who are shaping our community in a series of talks hosted by Palm Beach State College.
The first Women’s Empowerment Forum this year is presented by PNC Bank and will be held from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Feb. 27. The forum features a panel discussion titled “Women of Social Change.” The panel will be comprised of Dr. Jean Wihbey, PBSC provost; … Continue reading PBSC Women’s Empowerment Forum kicks off Feb. 27
After five years on the job, Dr. Jean Wihbey, provost of the Palm Beach State College Palm Beach Gardens campus, is making a mark on the campus and the community, and the city council is taking notice.
In a rare move, the Palm Beach Gardens City Council issued a proclamation recognizing Wihbey for her work since taking the helm in 2009. Under her watch, the campus has developed even stronger relationships with the business community that have led to internships and job opportunities for students, … Continue reading Palm Beach Gardens City Council recognizes Wihbey for her work