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Author, Survivor of Police Shooting Robbie Tolan to Graduate from PVAMU This Fall

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (December 9, 2019) - Robbie Tolan’s criminal justice degree from Prairie View A&M University is over ten years in the making, but what happened during a significant portion of that time was not a part of Tolan’s overall plan. “I played baseball here at Prairie View and helped my team to win PV’s [...]

PVAMU Student to Attend International Forum as Qatar Harvey Fund Scholar

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (December 6, 2019) – The year 2019 is wrapping up to be a monumental and memorable one for Prairie View A&M University student Olivia Mackey. She is finishing final exams and preparing to head to the Middle Eastern country of Qatar as a Qatar Harvey Fund Scholar. “When I applied to be [...]

PVAMU Debate Students Place First in National Competition

DETROIT, Michigan (December 4, 2019) – Students from Prairie View A&M University won a national debate competition hosted by United Automobile Workers (UAW) and Ford Motor Company. PVAMU went up against Tennessee State University, University of Michigan – Flint, and Central Michigan University in “Debate in the D” on Nov. 22 in Detroit, Michigan. “Our [...]

PVAMU Helps Sustain Bahamian Students in Wake of Hurricane Dorian

Front row (left to right): Stanraj Knowles, Cordell Bain, Loran Bailey, and Rhon Adderley. Back row (left to right): Stanico Knowles, Jabari Roberts, David Burrows, and Clevans Rolle. PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (November 25, 2019) – As Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas on Sept. 1, it also spun a storm of concern and worry [...]

PVAMU Student’s “Bacteria Art” Places First in National Competition

WASHINGTON, DC (November 22, 2019) - The American Society for Microbiology announced the winners of their 5th annual Agar Art Contest. Korey Abram, a digital media arts undergraduate student at Prairie View University, won first place in the Maker category. Submissions of artwork were created using living, growing microbes ‘painted’ on agar, a gelatin-like substance [...]

Three PVAMU students awarded Gilman Scholarship to study abroad

The Office of International Programs is pleased to announce that three PVAMU students, sophomores Morgan Green and Alexandria White and senior Ashley Tolliver, have been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, which will provide them with opportunities to study abroad. The Gilman Scholarship is a government-sponsored program through the U.S. Department of State. This [...]

Northwest Houston Library Open House

You are invited to the Prairie View A&M University, Northwest Houston Center Library. Check out the new look and learn about upcoming programs and community engagement activities. Date: January 30, 2019 Time: 5:30PM RSVP through the link:

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 [...]

PVAMU Students Selected as USDA/1890 National Scholars

PVAMU USDA/1890 National Scholars Prairie View A&M University is pleased to recognize the latest Panthers selected as USDA/1890 National Scholars by the United States Department of Agriculture. Kyla Faith Peer was selected by the Foreign Agriculture Service as a USDA/1890 National Scholar.  She is a Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) freshman Agriculture major, focusing in Agribusiness [...]

This Week on The Hill: Maduforo Eze’s HBCU Competitiveness Scholarship

Be sure to check out the YouTube video series 'This Week on The Hill', where the faculty, staff, and students of Prairie View A&M University share their adventures and accomplishments. Our first feature is PVAMU Student Government Association President Maduforo Eze, a senior Political Science major from New Brunswick, New Jersey. Prairie View A&M University's [...]