Dr. George C. Wright

An entire ballroom of guests, colleagues, family and friends laughed and teared up at jokes, and it was all at the expense of President George C. Wright. From pushing his younger brother out of his comfort zone in the game of baseball to telling borderline corny jokes, it was all in good fun and meant …

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There are ups and downs in every college student’s life, but a team of five Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) engineering students took their research to new heights aboard the NASA’s microgravity research aircraft at Ellington Air Force Base. The PVAMU Center for Radiation Engineering and Science for Space Exploration (CRESSE) has been conducting space …

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It’s been 25 years since the opening of the existing John B. Coleman Library and its place in PVAMU’s history was recently celebrated. Members of the PVAMU community joined together to celebrate the library’s 25th anniversary. The occasion was marked by reflections of the importance of the facility and the role is has played in …

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Classroom Welcomes Provost

November 27, 2013
Thomas-Smith

After 18 years in the role of Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. E. Joahanne Thomas-Smith is making a transition. She will teach and continue to oversee accreditation efforts as the Institutional Accreditation Officer. The move is effective August 31, 2014. “Dr. Thomas-Smith embodies our academic mission of teaching, research and service,” said …

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A noticeable change is coming to the baseball field of PVAMU and it will start with a special ceremony. The PVAMU Department of Athletics is hosting a groundbreaking ceremony to highlight the construction of the new Panther Baseball Field at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16 at the construction site behind Blackshear Field prior to …

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