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Interim Athletics Director to Receive SWAC Alumni Association Lifetime Achievement Award

Prairie View A&M Interim Athletics Director Alicia Pete has been named one of three recipients of the 2019 Southwestern Athletic Conference Alumni Association's Lifetime Achievement Award. Pete will be honored along with a host of league legends and longtime servants as part of the association's Legends Roast and Awards Luncheon.

Public Notice: Tuition and Fees Hearing

As required by Texas Education Code, the Board of Regents of The Texas A&M University System will hold a public hearing to receive input from students and the public regarding the proposed changes in tuition and fees as shown in Agenda Item 1.1 to be effective with the Fall 2020 and Fall 2021 Semesters. This [...]

PVAMU’s Marching Storm Selected to Perform in 2020 Honda Battle of the Bands

The votes are in and the top eight bands have been selected to perform at an epic 2020 Honda Battle of the Bands (HBOB), the nation’s premier showcase for HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) marching bands and dance teams. HBCU marching band fans cast their votes to help choose the “final eight” bands, which [...]

PVAMU Engineering Center Awarded $5M for Sustainable Energy Research

CEES Investigators - front row (left to right): Drs. Sheena M. Reeves, Ananda Amarasekara, Nabila Shamim, Magesh Rajan, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Emmanuel U. Nzewi, Sherri Frizell, and Ms. Kimberly Washington. Back row: Drs. April Lovelady, Doeun Choe, Ziaul Huque, Ripendra Awal, Peter Ampim, and Hongbo Du. The National Science Foundation (NSF) is fueling [...]

PVAMU Panthers Roll Over Dragons in Homecoming Victory

The Prairie View A&M football team cruised to a resounding 51-0 homecoming victory over Virginia-Lynchburg Saturday afternoon at Panther Stadium. The Panthers rolled up 632 total yards of offense at the expense of the Dragons, who were limited to just 198 yards of offense. In a nearly balanced display, Prairie View A&M threw for 338 [...]

PVAMU Alumna Remembers Husband, Late Rep. Elijah Cummings

U.S. Congressman Elijah M. Cummings, Representative from Maryland's 7th District, died early Thursday morning at the age of 68 due to health complications, and his widow, a Prairie View A&M University alumna, was among the first to speak. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings said in a statement posted by MD Democratic Party that her husband was "an honorable [...]

PVAMU Secures Federal Grant to Expand Cybersecurity Research

Students and faculty interested in cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and computer forensics now have enhanced learning opportunities at Prairie View A&M University, due to a new grant from the Department of Defense (DoD). Shumon Alam, Ph.D., research scientist and principal investigator (PI) of the project, says the $432,854 award would go towards research and teaching in [...]

Six PVAMU Students Accepted into USDA/1890 National Scholars Program

This school year, the United States Department of Agriculture has selected a new team of Prairie View A&M University students to the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program. With the addition of the new scholars, PVAMU now has ten USDA/1890 National Scholars representing the university not only on our campus but also as these scholars attend various [...]

PVAMU to Open LGBTQ+ Resource Office as Part of “HBCU Out Loud Day”

The Office of Multicultural Affairs participates in "HBCU Out Loud Day" on October 16, 2019, with the grand opening of the LGBTQ+ Resource Office. Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) is slated to open an LGBTQ+ Resource Office on its main campus.  The grand opening is Wednesday, October 16, 2019, as part of the Human [...]

PVAMU Opens Hilltop Reserve: A Student Resource for Food, Finances, and Fashion

Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has opened the doors to Hilltop Reserve, an emergency resource center (ERC) designed to ease students' financial worries when it comes to having access to food, clothing, and emergency funds. Tondra Moore, Ph.D., Health Administrator and Executive Director of Health Services, said the idea of having an emergency resource program [...]