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

PVAMU Part of Google’s Tech Exchange Program in Silicon Valley

This spring, a group juniors from Prairie View A&M University’s computer science program is taking part in Google’s Tech Exchange program in Mountain View, California. Shane May-Gunlogson, Kayla R. Butler, and Devyn I. Allen are among over 60 students selected to sharpen their skills living and studying on Google’s main campus. The year-long initiative brings [...]

PVAMU wins HBCU Battle of the Brains during SXSW

Prairie View A&M University Panthers won this year's HBCU Battle of the Brains competition in Austin on March 10, 2019, during South by Southwest (SXSW). PVAMU’s team conquered well-known HBCU rivalries battling it out, winning $25,000 – and bragging rights. The event's mission is to promote the talented business and STEM students within the African American [...]

PVAMU’s Research Partnership Wins National Science Foundation’s HBCU Collaboration Grant

Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) and Texas Southern University (TSU) are collaborators on a nearly $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The project is called Excellence in Research: Collaborative Research: Strengthen the Foundation of Big Data Analytics via Interdisciplinary Research among HBCUs. “Our teams have joined forces to enhance the research capabilities of PVAMU [...]

PVAMU International Student One of the Top Chosen for GE Aviation Summit

A PVAMU engineering student recently had the chance to represent the university at a leadership summit for women. Maria Rossana Ruiz, a senior set to graduate with a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering spring 2019, was chosen as one in the top 30 of 950 candidates to attend the General Electric (GE) Aviation Female [...]

Students Win Big During Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium

Nine Prairie View A&M University students took home awards at the Texas A&M University System’s Pathways Student Research Symposium, which was held November 1-2 at West Texas A&M University in Canyon, Texas. Graduate deans from each member institution host the annual event. “Prairie View A&M University students have consistently presented competitive and intriguing research during [...]

PVAMU to Host International Tech Conference

Academic researchers, industry professionals, and scholars from more than 13 countries across the world are headed to Prairie View A&M University for the 29th Annual Conference of the International Information Management Association (IIMA) and the 5th Annual Conference of the International Conference on Information and Economic Development (ICITED) October 8-10, 2018. Attendees will be a [...]

PVAMU Alumna Appointed Dean of the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering

Dr. Pamela Holland Obiomon, Ph.D. ’93, department head and full professor in the Prairie View A&M University College of Engineering, has been named the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering dean, effective September 1. Her appointment was approved early this week by the Texas A&M University System. “Pamela is the ideal candidate to lead the [...]

PVAMU Alumnus Donates to IBM Artificial Intelligence Academy

The IBM Skills Academy is designed for academia worldwide. The program helps Prairie View A&M University faculty to provide students with additional skills, giving them an advantage in the job market.  The program also offers a chance for teachers to advance their skills, and pass it on to their students for which they can get [...]

PVAMU Collaborates in the TAMU Systems Engineering Initiative

Prairie View A&M University is collaborating this summer with the Department of Nuclear Engineering and the Nuclear Power Institute at Texas A&M University by participating in the Systems Engineering Initiative- Nuclear Science, Technology, and Education for Molten Salt Reactors (SEI-NuSTEM). SEI-NuSTEM is part of a Grand Challenge Integrated Research Project with the Nuclear Energy University [...]