Are you the publisher? Claim or contact us about this channel


Embed this content in your HTML

Search

Report adult content:

click to rate:

Account: (login)

More Channels


Channel Catalog


Channel Description:

Your official source for Florida A&M University news and events.

(Page 1) | 2 | newer

    0 0

    The Peace Corps announced that Florida A&M University (FAMU) ranked No. 3 on the 2017 list of top volunteer-producing historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). This is the second consecutive year that FAMU has placed among the top five HBCUs in the nation. There are currently seven Rattlers volunteering around the world in Ukraine, Ethiopia, […]

    0 0

    The School of Nursing hosted its 80th Anniversary Celebration during the weekend of June 16-17. The events included a welcome reception, the Rattler Nurses’ Breakfast and a commemorative banquet. The FAMU School of Nursing is the oldest continuing baccalaureate nursing program in Florida, as well as the oldest program of its kind among historically Black colleges […]

    0 0

    FAMU’s renowned Marching “100” summer band camp celebrated its 25th year of excellence, culminating with a parade and band concert at Lee Hall Auditorium. Nearly 300 middle and high school students from across the country, and some from as far as Germany, participated in the week-long program to learn from leaders from the internationally acclaimed […]

    0 0

    As students head back to campus for the fall semester, Florida A&M University (FAMU) officials and stakeholders are working to ensure they have the resources needed for a successful college experience. This summer, FAMU’s Board of Trustees (BOT) approved the University’s 2018-2019 Legislative Budget Requests (LBRs), which will be submitted to the Florida Board of […]

    0 0

    Five Florida A&M University (FAMU) faculty members were honored by their peers Friday, Aug. 11 during the University’s seventh Principal Investigator Appreciation & Researcher of the Year Awards Luncheon. The luncheon recognizes outstanding faculty for achievements in research and scholarly activities, who have distinguished themselves among their peers both within and outside the campus community. […]

    0 0

    NEW ORLEANS – The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) bestowed more than 100 awards at its 42nd Annual Convention from August 9-13 in New Orleans, Louisiana. NABJ inducted four veteran journalists into its 2017 Hall of Fame on Friday, August 11. The Hall of Fame is NABJ’s highest recognition. Among the distinguished group were two alumni who […]

    0 0
  • 09/06/17--11:09: Welcome to the Hill
  • FAMU Interim President, Larry Robinson, Ph.D., welcomes more than 2,000 freshmen this academic year. See his message below.  

    0 0

    The Florida State University System Board of Governors (BOG) voted to confirm the reappointment of Larry Robinson, Ph.D. as the interim president of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) and also opened the door for the University’s Board of Trustees to appoint him as permanent president. During its regular meeting, the State University System’s governing […]

    0 0

    The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue visited Florida A&M University on Friday, December 8, to hold a roundtable discussion on youth in agriculture. The secretary was greeted by Florida A&M University President Larry Robinson, alumnus and Congressman Al Lawson, and the Dean of the College of Agriculture and Food Sciences Robert Taylor before meeting with […]

    0 0

    The first female bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church Vashti McKenzie and alumna and Allstate Insurance Executive Cheryl Harris addressed more than 600 graduates at Florida A&M University’s (FAMU) fall 2017 graduation ceremonies. Family, friends, faculty, staff, alumni, and other guests attended two ceremonies on December 15 and 16 at the Alfred Lawson Jr. […]

    0 0

    Florida A&M University (FAMU)’s Jacksonville satellite location is now open. The University reopened its Tallahassee campus and Crestview site on January 4 after closing Wednesday for weather-related precautions. Normal services also resumed at the FAMU Developmental Research School.

    0 0

    Florida A&M University (FAMU) President Larry Robinson, Ph.D. has a new executive assistant.  Longtime FAMU employee Cynthia Henry has been named executive assistant to President Robinson and assumed the new role following the retirement of former assistant Ora Mukes, who retired on December 31, 2017. Henry has been a part of the FAMU family for […]

    0 0

    Each Week, FAMUNews.com presents campus news and highlights that showcase the great things happening on the Hill.   FAMU Professor Receives Barnett Cohen Award Florida A&M University Professor Henry N. Williams, Ph.D., has been honored with the prestigious Barnett Cohen Award. Williams is a professor in the School of the Environment, an American Society for […]

    0 0
  • 01/04/18--12:29: Article 2
  • Florida A&M University (FAMU) alumni are taking the helms of four cities in 2018. FAMU alumna Keisha Lance Bottoms was inaugurated on January 2 as the 60th mayor of Atlanta. On December 30, Deana Holiday Ingraham was inaugurated as the 34th mayor of East Point, Georgia near Atlanta. FAMU President Larry Robinson, Ph.D., attended both […]

    0 0

    Florida A&M University (FAMU) Vice President of University Advancement George Cotton has resigned his position, effective January 5, 2018. Cotton also served as executive director of the FAMU Foundation. FAMU President Larry Robinson, Ph.D., has appointed FAMU School of Business and Industry Dean Shawnta Friday-Stroud as interim vice president of University Advancement. The FAMU alumna has served as the permanent dean […]

    0 0
  • 01/05/18--08:18: Move-in Day Tips
  • With the spring semester beginning on Monday, January 8 here are some move-in day tips to help you breathe a sigh of relief this weekend. Find or bring a moving cart. Packing multiple items in a cart will help make the move-in process faster. Plan ahead and bring your own or be sure to grab […]

    0 0

    Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointments of Kelvin Lawson and Dr. Matthew Carter to the Florida A&M University Board of Trustees.    Lawson, 54, of Jacksonville, is a vice president at Acosta Sales and Marketing. He previously served as the director of national accounts for Johnson and Johnson. Lawson received his bachelor’s degree from Florida […]

    0 0

    College Magazine ranks FAMU among top schools changing the world  According to College Magazine, Florida A&M University (FAMU) is among the top 10 historically Black colleges and universities in the nation whose programs and graduates are helping to change the world. The publication cites the University’s impact through its cybersecurity programs and its recent grant […]

    0 0

    Florida A&M University (FAMU) is mourning the loss of two students, Aniya Brown, 20, of Bensenville, Illinois and 19-year-old Alfred Motlow III, of Memphis, Tennessee. The students were among three people, who were killed Friday night during a car accident in Shelby County, Tennessee. Both students were sophomores majoring in engineering. A candlelight vigil will be held at […]

    0 0

    STEM Day at Florida A&M University (FAMU) is an outreach activity for 6th through 12th-grade students, designed to increase their interest in pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields, and to highlight the various STEM activities taking place on FAMU’s campus. This year’s theme is “Math in Motion: Easy as Pi.” The event will […]

(Page 1) | 2 | newer