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Congrats! PVAMU’s Loni Love and ‘The Real’ Wins Daytime Emmy

Congrats to the ladies of ‘The Real’  (Adrienne Houghton, Jeannie Mai, Tamera Mowry-Housley, and Loni Love, Prairie View A&M University alumna) won an Emmy for ‘Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host’ for season 4 of ‘The Real’ daytime talk show. After being nominated in 2016 & 2017, the team took home the Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host [...]

Strawberry Research Provides Service to Texas Farmers

Strawberry Research Provides Service To Texas Farmers

Strawberries are proven to improve cardiovascular and brain health, as well as prevent some types of cancer. It’s no wonder Prairie View A&M University is trying to get ahead of the curve by finding ways to help limited-resource farmers successfully grow organic strawberries. According to the USDA, California produces 91-percent of strawberries in the U.S., [...]

Students Travel to United Arab Emirates for Spring 2018 Study Abroad Trip

Written by Barry H. Norwood, Associate Professor/Director, Student Services/Service Learning   As we traveled through Dubai and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) March 12-21, our students focused on a number of topics in Architecture, including construction and preservation techniques. Students researched and documented the materials and procedures used to build the following buildings in [...]

Prairie View A&M University Announces Partnership With Adidas

“Ruth The Truth” Is All About the Students

Today is a historic day for Prairie View A&M University and The Texas A&M University System. We will be inaugurating Dr. Ruth J. Simmons as Prairie View A&M's 8th president. If you know Dr. Simmons, you know that she breaks down barriers and encourages excellence everywhere she goes. She was the first black president of Smith [...]

PVAMU Golf Team Wins SWAC Golf Championship

ALEXANDRIA, La. – The Prairie View A&M men's golf team won the Southwestern Athletic Conference Golf Championship for the first time since 1979 in a dominant 54-hole performance at Oak Wing Golf Club.   The Panthers led after every round of the three-day, 54-hole championship, shooting a team score of 891, pulling away to win [...]

Symposium: Scholars’ Voice

Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

The Study Abroad Experiences of Black and Latin Students The extant research clearly articulates that study abroad experiences positively influence undergraduate baccalaureate degree attainment, aids in clarifying career goals, and increases self-awareness and confidence (Gonyea, 2008). Notwithstanding these findings, scholars agree that there is still much to be discovered concerning the relationship between study abroad outcomes and the experiences of students of [...]

Turkish Fulbright Visiting Scholar Talks About the Role of Self-Regulation

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Dr. Seniye Vural, visited Prairie View A&M University April 12 -13, 2018,  to present on the role of self-regulation in Psychology and Education. As an assistant professor at Erciyes University in Kayseri, Turkey Dr. Vural's in-depth research on behavior, learning motivations and linguistics helped define learning strategies for Prairie View A&M University [...]