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PVAMU Engages with Holleman Elementary School for Science Fair

Crossing the lines of learning is something that Prairie View A&M University prides itself on and that was no different when the Cooperative Agriculture Research Center and the Department of Biology recently collaborated to serve as judges for a science fair held at Holleman Elementary School in Waller ISD. Dr. Gloria Regisford, serves as a [...]

Save the Date: Notable scholar, author and social activist Cornel West featured in symposium

Prairie View A&M University welcomes prominent activist Dr. Cornel West to campus on Friday, January 18 at 4:00 pm, for a Symposium: Scholars' Voices Series,  African American Culture and History. The symposium will take place in the Willie A. Tempton, Sr. Memorial Student Center, Opal Johnson Smith Auditorium. Well-respected philosopher, author, and social activist, a scholar of [...]

PVAMU Alumna Yolanda Ford ’08, Elected First African-American Woman Mayor of Missouri City

PVAMU is Taking the Lead on Tackling Food Insecurity

Prairie View A&M University is about to embark on something monumental, as it seeks to find a cure for the real-world problem of food insecurity. Food Insecurity is the lack of access to healthy and nutritious food, especially in underserved communities. PVAMU's Endowed Professor of Food Systems, Dr. Deland J. Myers Sr. has been awarded [...]

Trailblazing Entertainment Executive, Debra L. Lee, to Deliver Commencement Keynote

PVAMU Veteran Students Give Back to Flight #55 Initiative

Seven Prairie View A&M University Veterans Services students recently participated in the trip of a lifetime, escorting a total of 51 World War II, Korean, and Vietnam veterans to D.C. on the weekend of November 2 - 3, 2018. These students were chosen as Honor Guardians for Flight #55 an all-African American group, providing a significant [...]

Revised Fall 2018 Final Exam Schedule

Final examinations scheduled for Wednesday, December 5th will move to Wednesday, December 12, 2018, but faculty are asked to accommodate students with special circumstances in view of the change in schedule. On Thursday, December 6, 2018, all operations will return to normal at the university. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the Revised Final Exam Schedule [...]

Prairie View A&M Hosted Sandra Bland Documentary Discussion

It’s been three years since Sandra Bland died in police custody in Waller County, Texas and her family still has a long list of unanswered questions. HBO’s documentary, Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland which aired December 3rd at 10:00 pm ET, revealed more details about the circumstances surrounding Bland’s death. [...]

PVAMU Alumnus Clarence McKinney ’02 Named TSU’s Head Football Coach

Clarence McKinney is returning to Houston to become the next head football coach at Texas Southern University. McKinney, who was the associate head coach and running backs coach at Arizona under Kevin Sumlin this season, has an extensive history in Houston. McKinney was the head coach at Yates before joining Sumlin's staff at the University [...]

College Station Meeting Spurs Partnership with TAMU

Prairie View A&M University and Texas A&M University administrators recently met in College Station to discuss how the two universities can create synergies, build partnerships and share resources.