Prairie View Trail Riders Association will kick-off the rodeo season with its Annual Chili Cook-Off Competition and Hog Roast, noon Feb 27, 2017. The free event will take place just west the football stadium on the campus of Prairie View A&M University. Founded in 1957 by James Francies, Myrtis Dightmas Sr. and A.N. Poindexter Sr., …

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SPIT Knowledge Lecturer Bun B graced the stage of the Opal Johnson-Smith Auditorium, Tues. Feb. 21, to deliver a message to the students of Prairie View A&M University. A member of the popular rap duo, UGK, Bun B is now a member of the Rice University faculty as a Distinguished Lecturer. He co-teaches a Religion …

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Rec Sports Is On The Move!

February 22, 2017

Rec Spots is on the move! Recently, students and staff traveled to TexFit, a conference hosted by the University of Texas. Every year, schools volunteer to participate in an aerobics class that highlights diverse choreography and techniques. This was the second time Prairie View has attended the conference and participated in the aerobic demonstration competition. …

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The President’s Lecture Series welcomes an encore performance of Mahalia by The Ensemble Theatre to the Opal Johnson-Smith auditorium Tuesday, February 28. Mahalia celebrates the life and music of one of the most recognizable voices in gospel music. Written by Tom Stolz and directed by Shirley Marks Whitmore, the tribute includes music by various gospel …

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It’s Financial Aid Awareness Week and the Office of Student Financial Aid & Scholarships has brought The Rodeo Round Up to “The Hill”. They have an all-star lineup of events for students to gain knowledge about Financial Aid and win prizes! For more about this week’s event see the schedule below: Tuesday, Feb. 21 (Campus …

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