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Texas FFA Students Close Out The Year at PVAMU

June 3 –The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences recently welcomed Future Farmers of America (FFA) students of Texas Area III for their annual Convention and Degree Check. On May 16th and 17th, more than 500 high school students roamed the Prairie View A&M University campus to participate in the 2019 Texas FFA Area III [...]

CAHS Alumni Provide a Valuable Contribution for Major Project Initiative

June 3 – The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences, under the leadership of Dean Gerard D’Souza, has embarked on providing experiential learning activities for CAHS student as it relates to providing healthy, nutritious produce to the surrounding community while also igniting the passion of students here on Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) campus through [...]

Where Are They Now: Demetris Reed

June 3 – When you’re born and raised in a rural community helping to look after hogs, chickens, and cattle, it would seem going off to college to learn more about agriculture would be an automatic decision. For Demetrius Reed, a visit to Prairie View A&M University for Pantherland Day would seal his fate for [...]

CARC Researchers Participate In The Inaugural PVAMU Research Week

May 20 – The Office of Research, Innovation, and Sponsored Programs (ORISP) and the Office of Provost and Academic Affair came together to host Research Week, an event purposed to recognize and celebrate the research taking place at Prairie View A&M University by faculty members, scientists, and students. Held April 10-12, 2019, the inaugural Research [...]

AG Day on The Hill Helps Bridge The Gap

May 20 – Following its tradition of bringing agriculture to the masses, the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences hosted its annual AG Day on “The Hill” to close out the spring semester. This event brought together community members, students, and local agriculture producers for an opportunity to learn, explore and network. Formerly known as [...]

CARC Research Team Published in Theriogenology Journal

May 20 – The International Goat Research Center at Prairie View A&M University continues to lead the way in animal research through its innovative discovery in all aspects of better developing agriculture for the future. A team of Cooperative Agricultural Research Center (CARC) researchers under the direction of the Animal Systems Research Scientist Leader, Dr. [...]

PVAMU In Costa Rica

May 20 - Travel and new experiences are a grand part of a student’s college experience. The College of Agriculture and Human Sciences ensured such an opportunity for students who spent their spring break studying agriculture in Costa Rica. Under the leadership of Research Scientist Dr. Noel Estwick, nine students embarked on a week-long journey, [...]

CAHS Staff Collaborate with AIGA Week

April 29 - When collaboration amongst colleges across the Prairie View A&M University campus happens, it is certainly always a beautiful thing. For the recent American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) Week hosted by the School of Architecture, two College of Agriculture and Human Sciences staff members made a huge contribution to the success of [...]

CAHS Dean and Farm Task Force Visit Dallas County

April 29 - Dallas County Cooperative Extension Agent Kristen Wells-Lewis hosted the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences Dean, Gerard D’Souza and the Farm Task Force for a “Lunch and Learn Day of Outreach” in Dallas County. The event focused on discussing best practices, farmers market, food deserts, and how Prairie View A&M University can play [...]

CEP Highlights Programs For East Texas Farmers

April 29 - For many farmers and ranchers, it is very difficult to receive the proper economic support to sustain their farms and livelihoods, but Prairie View A&M University continues to do its part by being a resource for these communities. Angela Moore, who serves as Program Specialist for the Agriculture and Natural Resources unit [...]

Inclement Weather Alert

Due to the inclement weather forecasted tomorrow, PVAMU is delaying opening all campuses until 10:00 a.m.