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  • Sande to Increase Educator Diversity in Texas with $300K Award from Texas Tech -TEA and US Prep
    The teacher population in Texas does not reflect its student population. Beverly Sande, Ph.D., plans to change that statistic with $300,000 in funding from Texas Tech University-Texas Education Agency in collaboration with the University-School Partnerships for the Renewal of Educator Preparation (US PREP) National Center. The award will position Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) to lead innovative efforts to increase diversity among the […]
  • Research & Innovation Cording Ceremony Honors Nearly 30 Student Research Graduates
    PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (May 18, 2022) – Spring 2022 Commencement at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) took on an elevated meaning for dozens of undergraduate and graduate students who have spent their time on The Hill.  On Thursday, May 12, 2022, the Division of Research & Innovation held its second-ever cording ceremony to recognize nearly 30 […]
  • Student Spotlight: Nursing Grad Student Prepares for Career in Academia
    PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (May 13, 2022) Ralston Lockett recognizes that research provides opportunities to make a difference. The Houston, Texas native is part of the Faculty Research & Innovation for Scholarly Excellence (RISE) program. RISE enables faculty researchers to expand and sustain their research through external grants and contracts while mentoring students to become the next generation […]
  • Student Spotlight: May RISE Graduate Gets a Well-Rounded Education
    PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas ( May 11, 2022) Canadian student Maya Swaby-Wallerson learned about African American history as a bonus to earning a bachelor’s degree in management information systems at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU). The Ontario native was unfamiliar with Historically Black Colleges/Universities (HBCU) while moving through the education system in her native Ontario. Swaby-Wallerson, […]
  • Regisford and a Multidisciplinary Team Earn Prestigious NIH/NIGMS U-RISE Award of $1.7 Million to Prepare Students for Research Careers in the Biomedical Sciences
    PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (May 9, 2022) Having a diverse pipeline of well-trained STEM students ready to enter Ph.D. programs and ultimately the STEM workforce just got easier, thanks to a $1,712,952 National Institutes of Health/National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIH/NIGMS) funding award.  While the solution is not simple, Principal Investigator, Gloria Regisford, Ph.D., believes that the […]