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Palo Alto University Honors Omar Seddiqui

Palo Alto University Celebrates Legacy of Omar Seddiqui: A Champion of Learning, Literacy and Libraries   May 15, 2018 –  The Read more »

Palo Alto University's Dr. Joyce Chu Receives Santa Clara Community Hero Award

Joyce Chu, Ph.D., an associate professor at Palo Alto University (PAU), was honored at the 7th Annual COMMUNITY HEROES Awards luncheon Wednesday, May 2, at the San Jose Masonic Center. Sponsored by the Santa Clara County Behavioral Health Read more »

PAU Students to Attend Prestigious Neuroscience Training in Functional MRI

Palo Alto University (PAU) is pleased to announce that two of its doctoral students have been accepted to the University of Michigan’s highly competitive summer training course in functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). Trisha Read more »

President Maureen O'Connor and Board of Trustees attend AGBUC National Conference

Palo Alto University (PAU) President Maureen O’Connor and members of the university’s board of trustees Read more »

PAU Community Leads Successful Donation Drive for Puerto Rico Storm Victims

Palo Alto University students, faculty, and staff collected nearly 400 pounds of supplies - from food and water to toys and batteries - in an effort to support Puerto Rico residents affected by last September’s Read more »

Dr. Kimberly Balsam Principal Investigator in PAU Study

Press release from the Williams Institute, UCLA School of Law, on a fascinating study conducted at Palo Alto University that identifies predictors of relationship dissolution among same-sex and heterosexual couples.  PAU Professor and Read more »

PAU Latinx Task Force

In Spring 2017, the PAU Latinx Task Force (LTF) was formed with a Unity Grant award from the PAU President’s Office. Faculty, students, and staff joined forces across programs and branches to implement Read more »

Palo Alto University Creates Free Online Stop Smoking Study

Introducing a new bilingual stop smoking study conducted entirely online at SFStopSmoking.org (en Español: Read more »

Palo Alto University student presented at World Health Organization

PAU’s doctoral candidate in clinical psychology, Maryke Harrison, was invited to present at World Health Organization.  Maryke has worked with underserved populations in South Africa, India and United States, to address HIV/AIDS, Read more »

Associate Professor, Dr. Amanda Fanniff to Co-chair Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Dr. Amanda Fanniff, Associate Professor at PAU, will be co-chairing the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA)’s Annual Research and Treatment Conference in Kansas City from October 25th to 28th, Kansas Read more »

Dr. Lisa Brown quoted by CNN on Preparing Seniors for Hurricane Irma

Nursing homes and assisted living facilities across south Florida are preparing for Hurricane Irma to strike.  Dr. Lisa Brown, Palo Alto University Professor and Director of the Trauma Program, was quoted by CNN during this critical time on Read more »

2017 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award

This month, PAU received the 2017 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. As a recipient of the annual HEED Award Read more »

June Klein is appointed to Santa Clara County Behavioral Health Board

Dr. June Klein, PAU's VP of Business Affair and CFO, was appointed as a member of the Santa Clara County’s Behavioral Health Board on July 27th, 2017.  June has served extensively in leadership positions at both Read more »

Ph.D. Student Joanna Servin selected as Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholar

We are pleased to announce PAU’s 4th year Ph.D. student, Joanna Servin was recently selected as a Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) Scholar. Joanna is a first-generation college graduate from the University of California, Davis and the proud Read more »

PAU's First Annual Evidence-Based Teaching Conference

PAU’s Faculty Learning & Instructional Development Committee and the Director, Kristel Nazzal, Ph.D., held its First Annual Evidence-Based Teaching Conference for PAU professors, students and alumni Read more »

Special Thank You to James Otieno, Palo Alto University Board Chair

Palo Alto University would like to thank Mr. James Otieno for his dedication to us for the last two decades.  James has been a member of the Board of Trustees at PAU for 20 years and has chaired PAU’s board for the last seven years. Read more »

New Book by PAU Professor Dr. Eduardo Bunge

Introducing new book, “CBT Strategies for Anxious and Depressed Children and Adolescents. A Clinician's Toolkit” by Palo Alto University’s Associate Professor, Associate Director for the Institute for International Read more »



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