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MACH III: Building on Resilience Lecture Series

The Building on Resilience Lecture series, a biannual event sponsored by the MACH-III Center is based on Bonner’s edited book Building on Resilience: Models and Frameworks of Black Male Success Across the P-20 Pipeline. This lecture series is open to the faculty, staff and students at Prairie View as well as guest from the community. [...]

Panthers Rout Alabama State

The Prairie View A&M football team scored touchdowns on eight of its first nine possessions in a 66-13 rout of Alabama State Saturday at Panther Stadium. The Panthers gained 673 yards total offense in scoring 60+ points for the second time this season, a feat not accomplished since 1951. In that season, PVAMU won 64-0 [...]

PVAMU to Perform in the Concert for Humanity

This weekend, the Boniuk Institute at Rice University will present the “Concert for Humanity,” celebrating the United Nations’ International Day for Tolerance with performances of music by Arthur Gottschalk and Paul English and combined efforts of choirs from the University of Houston and Prairie View A&M University, the Axiom Quartet, pianist John Cornelius, and other local [...]

1989-98 Prairie View A&M Football Player Celebration

Prairie View A&M University is looking for all former Panther football players who played in the seasons between 1989-1998! We want to salute and celebrate you for keeping Panther Football alive!  We need your contact information to provide you with all the details to celebrate you, November 23rd  and November 24th  during our football weekend vs. [...]

Spacecraft Carrying PVAMU Payload Launches into Space

A team from Prairie View A&M University developed a payload that launched into Earth’s polar orbit on October 29. The payload is riding aboard the Ten-Koh spacecraft built by the Kyushu Institute of Technology-Japan (KIT) for the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). “We designed and developed the payload, SHARP-CPD (Solar and Heliospheric Assessment of Radiation [...]

PVAMU hosts Department of Defense workshop for HBCUs and MSIs

PVAMU hosts Department of Defense workshop for HBCUs and MSIs By Emilia Benton PVAMU’s ‘The Hill’ served as the location for the Department of Defense Regional Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions Technical Assistance Workshop, held Wednesday, Nov. 7. The purpose of the workshop was to increase awareness of Department of Defense opportunities, [...]

PVAMU Sports Hall Of Famer Gross Elected To SWAC Hall Of Fame

Former Prairie View A&M track and field star and PVAMU Sports Hall of Famer Nathaniel Gross Sr. has been elected to the Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame. Gross and the seven-member Class of 2018 will be enshrined Friday, November 30 in Birmingham, Ala. during SWAC Football Championship Weekend. One of the most dominant sprinters [...]

Criminal Justice Students Take First Prize in Quizbowl Competition

Four Prairie View A&M students who make up the University Criminal Justice Undergraduate Quiz Bowl Team took first prize as a team at the 2018 Southwestern Association of Criminal Justice (SWACJ) Annual Competition. Although PVAMU has been participating in the competition since its inception, this was only the second time its team has won in [...]

Cryptocurrencies and Bitcoins Workshops are a Huge Success

The College of Business at PVAMU successfully organized two continuing education workshops last month titled “Bitcoins, Cryptocurrencies and Block Chain Technology,” and “Fraud and Forensic Accounting Workshop.” Dr. Hesam Shahriari, assistant professor of finance, led the currency and technology workshop on Saturday, Sept. 8. The event hosts were pleased to see a diverse group of [...]

Rising Senior Honored as Gilman Scholarship Recipient

Abdul-Aziz Muhammad, a rising senior computer engineering major from Houston, was recently named a recipient of the Gilman Scholarship, which serves as an opportunity for undergraduate students to intern and/or study abroad around the globe. Students applying for this scholarship must receive credit for their internship, and also receive a Federal Pell Grant. Muhammad first [...]