Dr. McWhinny in the Surface Science lab

The Marvin D. and June Samuel Brailsford College of Arts and Sciences will now house an expanded surface science research facility thanks to funding from Title III/National Science Foundation/Department of Defense. Formerly the research laboratory of Professor Hylton G. McWhinney, professor of Chemistry, the facility now serves as a core surface and interfacial characterization laboratory …

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Prairie View A&M University

Dr. Derek Wilson, interim department head of Psychology in the College of Juvenile Justice and Psychology, was selected as the recipient of the Community Service Award during the 46th national convention of the Association of Black Psychologists International. The Community Service award honors those scholars who demonstrate a positive impact on the current or potential …

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PVAMU, in conjunction with alumnus Paul Matthews ’66 of the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, will host the traveling exhibition “Giving Back: The Soul of Philanthropy Reframed and Exhibited” in November 2015. The groundbreaking show, — features the work of author Valaida Fullwood alongside Charles Thomas, and explores the essence of giving traditions in the African-American …

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Prairie View A&M University

As the University ends the summer semester, the Prairie View A&M University family is mourning the death of noted educator Dr. Jewel L. Prestage, former dean of the Benjamin Banneker Honors College. She was 82 years old. Prestage was the first African-American woman to receive a doctorate in Political Science in the United States, and …

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