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PRAIRIE VIEW A&M UNIVERSITY DONATES TO THE HOUSTON FOOD BANK

December 2 - Prairie View A&M University student Lenaye Palmer is an Agriculture major who understands the importance of food. The sophomore is a member of the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences' student-led Garden Club.  After the Houston Food Bank was forced to toss 1.8 million pounds of food ahead of Thanksgiving, she and [...]

COOPERATIVE EXTENSION PROGRAM AWARDED $800,000 GRANT

November 12 - The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences would like to congratulate Cooperative Extension Program Leader Jimmy Henry and Program Specialist Bridget Ross on the new $800,000 grant awarded to the Community and Economic Development unit by the U.S. Department of Commerce! Read more about this great achievement as highlighted by the university [...]

The Prairie View Farmers’ Market

October 28 -The all-new Prairie View Farmers’ Market is off to a great start! With its recent debut on the Prairie View A&M University campus, it is sure to have continued success in the coming months. The first two Prairie View Farmers’ Market events have attracted more than 100 attendees from the University community, including [...]

AG BREAKFAST 2019

October 28 - For the past 32 years, the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences students, alumni, faculty, and staff have come together the morning before the homecoming parade to break bread, and this year was no exception. During Homecoming 2019, the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences gathered once again for the annual Lindsey [...]

CAHS EXECUTIVE ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, DR. WILLIAMS APPOINTED TO PRESTIGIOUS BOARD

October 28 - Dr. Carolyn Williams, executive associate director for Extension, has been elected to the Board on Agriculture Assembly (BAA) Policy Board of Directors (PBD). Dr. Williams will succeed Dr. Mark Latimore as the representative for 1890 Universities on the BAA-PBD.  The Policy Board of Directors of the Board on Agriculture Assembly is an [...]

Congratulations to the 2019 USDA/1890 National Scholars

October 14 - 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. Traditionally, all scholars selected to the program from PVAMU have been College of Agriculture and Human Sciences students. But this year, not only were four CAHS [...]

Greg Payne Scholarship Fund Awards All Applicants

By: Taelor Smith April - The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences congratulates the nine student applicants of the 2019 Greg Payne Scholarship who were each awarded $1,000. To honor Prairie View A&M College of Agriculture and Human Sciences alumni Greg Payne after his passing in 2003, his family and the Minnesota Chapter of the [...]

PV+PV: The Building of a Pipeline

April 1 - If the saying “great minds think alike” is true, we should expect even greater things after a recent meeting that focused on a new partnership between the Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) College of Agriculture and Human Sciences and Pro-Vision Academy of Houston. The meeting of minds was to advance a collaborative [...]

Welcome to the Information and Impact Center

March 18 - Prairie View A&M University’s College of Agriculture and Human Sciences presents the all-new Information and Impact Center (IIC) and its Interim Director, Dr. Paul M. Johnson. Officially launched in February, the revamp of the unit formerly known as the Department of Marketing, Communications and IT (DOMCiT) will undergo changes in how the [...]

PVAMU Shines at 2019 Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

March 18 -It is another year in the books for Prairie View A&M at the annual Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo (HSLR). This year, the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences kept the tradition alive as the only Historically Black College and University represented at this event. Each year HLSR brings millions of people [...]