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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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Summer 2014 Commencement

July 10, 2014

Commencement Ceremonies DATE: Saturday, August 9, 2014 TIME: 9:00 a.m. LOCATION: William “Billy” J. Nicks, Sr. Health and Physical Education Building Prairie View, Texas   Commencement Speaker Dr. Munir Quddus is the Associate Provost for the Northwest Houston Center (NWHC) and the dean of the College of Business at Prairie View A&M University, the second oldest public …

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Dr Kamal Fotouh

  The PVAMU community is mourning the loss of faculty member Dr. Kamel H. Fotouh, who passed away on Wednesday, July 2. Fotouh was an associate professor of chemical engineering in the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering where he had been an employee since 1984.  He mostly taught courses in the chemical engineering curriculum, …

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