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Mission-Critical: CREDIT Responding to the Military’s Needs

Managing and processing large volumes of data, or “Big Data,” and gaining meaningful insights is a significant challenge facing the distributed computing community. As a consequence, many businesses are demanding large-scale streaming data analytics. This has a significant impact on a wide range of domains, including healthcare, biomedical research, Internet searches, finance and business informatics, [...]

The Semester’s End is Near

The countdown to the end of the semester is here. Spring 2018 Commencement is May 12, at Panther Stadium. This year’s speaker is a historian, author, curator, and educator, Lonnie G. Bunch III, who is also the founding director of Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC. More details about [...]

Robinson Breaks SWAC 2018 Pole Vault Record

On the opening day of the 2018 Outdoor Track & Field SWAC Championship, Prairie View A&M sophomore Brianna Robinson broke the SWAC record in the pole vault.    The record for the pole vault was broken after Robinson made her first attempt at 3.40m.  She continued jumping, taking first place after jumping a final mark [...]

PVAMU 2018 SWAC Outdoor Track & Field Champions

For the first time in 10 years the Prairie View A&M University men's track and field team earned the 2018 Outdoor SWAC Track and Field Championship after scoring 167 points, at the PVAMU Track and Field.   The Panthers finished in front of Alabama State (161), Jackson State (160), Texas Southern (113), Alabama A&M (84), [...]

Dr. Kelley Performed in New York’s Steinway Hall

Dr. Kelley, Dean of the Marvin D. and June Samuel Brailsford College of Arts and Sciences, performed in recital solo and chamber music at New York’s Steinway Hall, Thursday, April 26.  The program consisted of works composed by Johannes Brahms (Piano Pieces, Opus 118, and the F Minor Piano Quintet, Opus 34).  Dr. Kelley, a [...]

School of Architecture Student Grand Winner at Race To Zero Competition

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 [...]