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PVAMU to Open LGBTQ+ Resource Office as Part of “HBCU Out Loud Day”

The Office of Multicultural Affairs participates in "HBCU Out Loud Day" on October 16, 2019, with the grand opening of the LGBTQ+ Resource Office. Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) is slated to open an LGBTQ+ Resource Office on its main campus.  The grand opening is Wednesday, October 16, 2019, as part of the Human [...]

PVAMU Opens Hilltop Reserve: A Student Resource for Food, Finances, and Fashion

Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has opened the doors to Hilltop Reserve, an emergency resource center (ERC) designed to ease students' financial worries when it comes to having access to food, clothing, and emergency funds. Tondra Moore, Ph.D., Health Administrator and Executive Director of Health Services, said the idea of having an emergency resource program [...]

Prairie View A&M wins State Fair Classic over Grambling State as RB Dawonya Tucker has record-breaking performance

At a mere 5-5 and 180 pounds, Dawonya Tucker appears far from menacing on the football field. But as the saying goes, good things come in small packages. Tucker and Arlington Seguin alum Jalen Morton sparked Prairie View A&M as the Panthers surged from an early deficit to top SWAC rival Grambling State 42-36 Saturday [...]

Prairie View A&M University Band Members Inspire Local High School Students

In rural Texas, black students’ fight for voting access conjures a painful past

Prairie View A&M University to Establish the Mellon Center for Faculty Excellence

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) a $1 million grant to support faculty development in the humanities and associated social sciences. Faculty in these areas support majors and minors such as English, Spanish, history, political science, sociology, geography, legal studies, humanities, art, music, theater, and communications among other areas. [...]

PVAMU Students Partner with NFL Execs for “Experienceship” Program

Prairie View A&M University’s first-place victory earlier this year in the HBCU Battle of the Brains Competition during South by Southwest (SXSW) led to an extended relationship with the National Football League (NFL). Over the summer, PVAMU’s winning team, Dannick Boyogueno, Amber Diehl, Oluseun John, Seif Hediya, and Uchechukwu Uboh, along with faculty and staff [...]

Fostering Student Success and Diversity in STEM

When it comes to persistence and patience, Biology professor and Principal Investigator (PI) Gloria Regisford, Ph.D., can proudly boast that she and her four Co-PIs found the right formula to secure $1 million in scholarships through a grant awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). Over its five-year duration, this project will fund four-year scholarships [...]

Researchers from PVAMU, Imo State Polytechnic Discover Healthier Seasoning Alternative

Groundbreaking science is happening at Prairie View A&M University in the form of plant research. The Plant Systems group from the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences teamed up with scientists from Imo State Polytechnic in Owerri, Nigeria to create medicinal plants that can be used as a healthy alternative for flavoring food. “There are [...]

Prairie View A&M associate provost to join Rice as ACE fellow