Palm Beach State College has received a $3 million federal grant to improve retention and completion rates of Hispanic and low-income students. The Title V grant will allow the College to fund the four components of its Pathways to Success initiative.
The Student Counseling Center and the Palm Beach State College Chapter of the National Council on Black American Affairs are partnering to launch a mentoring program for first-time-in-college women of color. The Sister to Sister project is being funded with a $4,200 mini grant the College received from BeWellPBC.
Dr. Suzie Duff and Dr. Jang-Young Bang, who are both credited with launching a new program or initiative at Palm Beach State College, are the 2020 recipients of the Stewart Distinguished Teaching Award. The Lake Worth campus professors were surprised with the news at a recent faculty forum.