Uncategorized Archives - Roy G. Perry College of Engineering

Students, Professors Participate in NSF-Funded Summer Research at PVAMU

Summer break often provides students and teachers with a break from the rigors of research.  But a select few chose to carry their work well into the warmer months by participating in the first ever 8-week research experience program this past summer at Prairie View A&M. Thanks to a $200,000 grant from the National Science [...]

Research Professor Presents Paper at International Conference in Spain

Dr. Safwat Shakir, a research professor in the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering, traveled to Spain April 10-12, 2019, to present a scientific paper in the 17th International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality (ICREPQ '19). His paper was entitled, "Global Solar Energy availability model and use in relationship to Ecological Human imprint: Economic [...]

National Society of Black Engineer- NSBE 45th Annual Convention

At the just concluded NSBE 45th Annual Convention Region V  won the Region of the year (Prairie View A&M University as one of its chapters)!!!!!!!!!! The mission of the National Society of Black Engineers is "to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community."

PVAMU students in STEM and Business wins $25,000 in the HBCU Battle of the Brains competition in Austin 2019

The collaborative efforts of the College of Engineering and College of Business students resulted in conquering well-known HBCUs rivalries in the competition PVAMU’s team of five students Oluseun John, Uchechukwu Uboh and Seif Hediyafrom from the College of Engineering and Dannick Boyogueno, Amber Diehl, from the College of Business, reigned as victors. The event’s mission is [...]

Computer Science Major Wins in 24-hour Hackathon

Chloe Johnson, a sophomore computer science major in Prairie View A&M University’s College of Engineering, won first place in the IBM HBCU Hackathon in Raleigh, North Carolina. She signed up to compete on behalf of PVAMU’s COE, and her team finished first out of 17 teams at the event on November 27. Johnson’s group came [...]