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PVAMU President receives proclamation at Houston City Hall

The chambers in city hall were full of joy and gratitude as President Ruth J. Simmons was on hand to receive a proclamation celebrating her storied career in higher education and involvement in the Greater Houston community.“It’s an honor to be recognized in the city that helped you develop and grow – the city that [...]

Graduates leave Prairie View A&M University with exciting plans for the future

Despite the dreary weather, the atmosphere inside the Baby Dome this past Saturday was as bright as the future of PVAMU's class of 2019. Eight hundred and forty-one promising new graduates received their diplomas during the Spring Commencement ceremony. A surprise came during the event when the president instructed the graduates to look under [...]

PVAMU student studying abroad in Switzerland, Italy, Croatia this summer

This summer, Ines Frazier, a second-year agriculture major and chemistry minor at Prairie View A&M University, will participate in Switzerland’s School for International Training’s (SIT) Study Abroad Program for Food Security and Nutrition. The PVAMU Honors Program student will spend six weeks, from June 3-July 15, examining food security, nutrition, sustainable agriculture, genetically modified organisms [...]

PVAMU College of Nursing student awarded NCJW’s 2019 Feine Scholarship

The National Council of Jewish Women, Greater Houston Section gathered at Brookdale, Galleria on April 28, to honor the 2019 Lee K.  Feine Scholarship winner and to hear University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) Dean and Professor Leonard M. Baynes discuss the Prelaw Pipeline Program. This special program helps students from underrepresented populations enter law [...]

Scholarships available for students impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Through a $1 million grant from the State of Qatar via the Qatar Harvey Fund and the Rebuild Texas Fund, scholarships are now available to Hurricane Harvey-impacted students at five campuses within the Texas A&M University System, including Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU). The generous grant will help students whose lives were upended by Hurricane [...]

Panther Nation: Win a Trip to Washington, D.C. to Join us for the Alumni Reception

Study International News: PVAMU College of Nursing enables productivity

The College of Nursing at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) in Texas, prepares its students who benefit from the institution’s intensifying focus on scholarly productivity and highly-touted achievements. Educating nursing professionals from diverse backgrounds, now and into the future, the PVAMU College of Nursing (CON) has a longstanding influence in the healthcare sector with one [...]

PVAMU’s Dr. Obiomon encourages women and minorities in STEM on Houston Matters show

PVAMU Alumni Reception
June 15, 2019

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture 1400 Constitution Avenue NW, Washingtion, D.C. 20560 Attendance is limited Admission is complimentary and will be based on the order of registration. Tickets are non transferable. Adults only. Please continue to check back for more information.

PVAMU professor directs robotic scout for Bechtel

Stories about robots doing the work of human beings have almost become routine. But some jobs are truly made for robots — and unquestionably not for humans. One clear example can be found at Prairie View A&M University’s College of Engineering, where intensive research will soon lead to robots going where no human body would [...]