Education USA

Prairie View A&M University recently participated in the U.S. Department of State’s eighth annual EducationUSA Forum in Washington, D.C. More than 570 U.S. university representatives from 46 states, 60 EducationUSA regional coordinators and advisers from around the world, and U.S. and foreign government officials will convene to discuss international student recruitment and retention strategies. International …

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A Newsweek opinion piece co-written by Kathleen McCartney, president of Smith College and Dan Porterfield , president of Franklin & Marshall College highlights the potential danger in eliminating programs designed to attract more minority students to top universities.  The extremely insightful article mentions PVAMU Interim President Ruth J. Simmons alongside CEO and philanthropist Michael Bloomberg and United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. To …

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     Ruth J. Simmons, Interim President          Good morning and thank you all for being here.  It is rather a surprise to me that I am here among you; just over a month ago, I would not have imagined I would be taking up the duties of Interim President of Prairie View.  In truth, I come …

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