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PVAMU Begins Rollout of Echo Dots to Freshmen Dorms

This week, Prairie View A&M University began its deployment of Alexa Echo Dot to every freshmen dorm on campus. With the smart device, students can ask over 150 student-centric questions from categories like the registrar, treasury services, financial aid, admissions, athletics, housing, police, career services, academic advising, health and counseling, and the library, to name [...]

PVAMU Pauses to Recognize Veterans on Veterans’ Day

The Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity at Prairie View A&M University paused on Nov. 11 (Veterans’ Day) to say “Thank You” to our nation’s veterans, including veterans on “The Hill.” The office held its second annual “Veterans’ Day Recognition on the Hill” in the Julius W. Becton, Jr. Auditorium for students, faculty, and staff. [...]

PVAMU Soccer Wins First SWAC Tournament Title in Program History

Sophomore midfielder Kalia Brown's strike at the 57th minute was one for the history books, as it lifted Prairie View A&M to a 1-0 win over Howard in the 2019 Southwestern Athletic Conference Women's Soccer Tournament Championship. The victory marks the first soccer tournament title for the Lady Panthers (13-7) in program history.

PVAMU’s Northwest Houston Center to Host Upcoming Texas Education Agency Conference

More than 200 educators from across the state of Texas will convene at Prairie View A&M University’s Northwest Houston Center Nov. 8-9 for the Texas Education Agency's (TEA) Community Partnerships/Student Success Initiative (SSI) Conference. The two-day event will focus on content training in literacy, mathematics, and mindfulness. "I have 12 school districts that participate in [...]

PVAMU to Host Pioneering Scholars in Women’s African American Studies

Some of America’s leading black feminist scholars will take center stage on Nov. 8 at Prairie View A&M University for a symposium that focuses on the intersectionality of Women’s Studies and African American Studies. “When and Where I Enter at 35: A Symposium in Honor of Paula Giddings,” hosted by the university’s new African American Studies [...]

$70 Million Engineering Building Coming to PVAMU, Amid Rising Enrollment

Exterior image of Roy G. Perry College of Engineering’s Electrical Engineering Building. Construction is expected to begin next year on a $70 million Engineering Classroom and Research Building at Prairie View A&M University. The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents approved the plans at its meeting on Oct. 31. Lab spaces will [...]

PVAMU Professor Selected as A&M System Regents Professor

John H. Fuller, Ph.D., P.E., a professor in Prairie View A&M University’s Roy G. Perry College of Engineering, was selected for The Texas A&M University System’s Regents Professor Award. The Board of Regents designated a total of 13 faculty members and eight agency service, extension, or research professionals within the A&M System as Regents Professors [...]

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PVAMU’s Cooperative Extension Program Awarded $800,000 for Development in Waller, Liberty Counties

Members of the Cooperative Extension Program (CEP) at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU), Jimmy Henry (PI) and Bridget Ross (Co-PI), were recently awarded $800,000 by the U.S. Department of Commerce.  U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross stated, "the Department's Economic Development Administration (EDA) is investing $48 million in the state of Texas to help it [...]