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PVAMU alumna secures a job at IBM after completing an internship

Alexa Jackson, a recent alumna who graduated from PVAMU December 2018, has secured a job at IBM in Atlanta after working as an intern in the Watson Customer Engagement department as a digital development representative last summer. Jackson, who graduated with her bachelor’s degree in business administration with a minor in economics, will be working [...]

Alumni Use Decades of Industry Experience to Teach Younger Generations

Alumni Use Decades of Industry Experience to Teach Younger Generations Two Prairie View A&M University alumni are making an impact in PVAMU’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Horace St. Julian (’71) and Vewiser “VJ” Turner (’80) are instructors who came out of retirement to teach. St. Julian has over four decades of experience from [...]

Mathew Knowles Lecture Registration

PVAMU welcomes Dr. Mathew Knowles, President and CEO of Music World Entertainment for a lecture presentation

Prairie View A&M University College of Business welcomes Dr. Mathew Knowles to campus on Wednesday, February 20 at 3:30 pm, for a presentation, “The Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship: The Business of Music, Film and Entertainment Industry."  The lecture will take place in the Agriculture/Business Multipurpose Building in the Ernest Boyd and Floretta Brown Collins Auditorium. Dr. Knowles is an author, [...]

New Fabrication Design Center Receives AIA Houston Design Award

With a grand opening ceremony planned for February 2019, Prairie View A&M University’s newly constructed Fabrication Design Center won a design award from the Houston chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Twelve projects located in the Houston metropolitan area received the award, which is based on the quality of design, resolution of the program [...]

Fabrication Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

PVAMU welcomes historian and alumnus W. Gabriel Selassie I ’88 for Scholars’ Voices Series

Prairie View A&M University welcomes Dr. W. Gabriel Selassie I to campus on Thursday, February 21 at 4:00 pm, for a Symposium: Scholars' Voices Series,  African American Culture and History. The symposium will take place in the Don K. Clark Auditorium. About Dr. W. Gabriel Selassie I: Dr. W. Gabriel Selassie I is the Ralph Bunche Associate Professor of History [...]

A Special Message from the VP of Student Affairs

Our community is shaken by the on campus shootings on January 30thand last night. These events challenge our sense of community and safety. Although no one was hurt during these incidents, there is no place for these acts within our Prairie View community. The university is committed to their immediate end. Investigations from last night’s [...]

PVAMU Alumna Robbyn Traylor, MD ’00 is among top 25 women in healthcare

Chief Medical Officer of Next Level Urgent Care, LLC, Robbyn Traylor, MD '00 is named among the Texas Healthcare Diversity Council’s Top 25 Women in Healthcare 2019. The council will present Traylor with the prestigious award at the upcoming Healthcare Diversity Summit to be held in Houston late February. The award recognizes doctors, nurses, health [...]

PVAMU TV professor announces production of documentary series

Professor Terésa Dowell-Vest, director of film and television production in the department of languages and communication at PVAMU, recently announced her plans to produce the 10 episode documentary series, “The Leap, The Lane, and the Lens: Prairie View A&M University Lady Panthers Basketball and Film.” The documentary will follow the journey of the women’s basketball [...]