Spring 2014 Commencement

April 21, 2014

REHEARSAL – ALL CANDIDATES DATE: Friday, May 9, 2014 TIME: 8:30 a.m. LOCATION: William “Billy” J. Nicks, Sr. Health and Physical Education Building Prairie View, Texas Commencement Ceremonies DATE: Friday, May 9, 2014 TIME: 6:00 p.m. LOCATION: William “Billy” J. Nicks, Sr. Health and Physical Education Building Prairie View, Texas Ceremony for the Graduate School …

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Senator Royce West

If you’re familiar with the Langston Hughes poem, Mother to Son, you’ll recognize the phrase, “Life for me ain’t been no crystal stair.” The College of Juvenile Justice and Psychology will host an event that explores a similar theme through the scope of juvenile crime and mental health. The 2014 Royce West Forum and Lecture …

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Miss PVAMU 2014-2015

After an eventful week, the next group of student leaders for the 2014-2015 year is nearly complete. Houston native Ashlee Elouise Sherman was selected as Miss Prairie View A&M University 2014-2015 during the 45th annual scholarship pageant. Sherman is a senior majoring in electrical engineering. Sherman is the daughter of Eric and Christina Sherman. Upon …

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Coach Dawn Brown

PVAMU has officially named Dawn Brown as its head women’s basketball coach.  Brown, who served on an interim basis this past season, becomes Prairie View A&M’s fifth head coach since the program moved to the NCAA Division I ranks in 1982. “Coach Brown has done a tremendous job in continuing the overall success of the …

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Dr. CheRhonda Smith-Hollins

The PVAMU family is mourning the loss of Dr. CherRhonda Smith-Hollins, director of engineering services in the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering. Smith-Hollins passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014 in Cypress, Texas. In the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering, she was a familiar face working in the areas of student retention and recruitment. …

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