Prairie View A&M University

Texas A&M System Tapped to Help Offshore Energy Industry

TEES to Lead Research and Development Consortium for U.S. Government The Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) will collaborate with energy-sector stakeholders, several national labs and universities in 10 states as the manager of a new Ocean Energy Safety Institute (OESI). The goals of the new OESI include safer workplaces, improved environmental stewardship and greater U.S. energy security. Through advances in technology, monitoring equipment and workforce training, the OESI will work to mitigate environmental and […]

San Antonio Livestock Exposition (S.A.L.E.) Scholarship

Have you been accepted into Praire View A&M University in the fall? Five Scholarships $15,000 Each for academic support for first incoming year students. Application due May 29th, 2021, www.pvamu.edu/cahs/sale-scholarship-program/ For more information about the S.A.L.E. Scholarships, please contact: Jarren Small Harris County Extension Agent jasmall@pvamu.edu

Donor Announces Landmark $50 Million Gift To Praire View A&M University

The transformative gift will be used to strengthen academic programs and improve student success. Writer and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott has given $50 million to Prairie View A&M University to be used at the discretion of the President to support the needs of the university.  Ruth J. Simmons, President of Prairie View, commented, “This is a historic gift for Prairie View, coming at a time when the University had already decided and begun to invest heavily […]

Texas A&M System Leaders Ask Students to Take a COVID Test Before Thanksgiving Dinner

System officials strive for healthier period between semesters The top official at The Texas A&M University System has a plan to minimize the spread of COVID-19 as students head home for the holidays. Chancellor John Sharp is asking the presidents of the System’s 11 universities to encourage students to voluntarily get tested for COVID-19 before they leave campus for home. Chancellor Sharp said he wants to make sure the families and communities of the System’s […]