Four FAMU Law Students Awarded the Justice John Paul Stevens Public Interest Fellowship

Four FAMU Law Students Awarded the Justice John Paul Stevens Public Interest Fellowship

ORLANDO, Fla – Four Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law students are recipients of the Justice John Paul Stevens Public Interest Fellowship. Alba Manuela Suarez, Jai’Ehir Jackson-Hawkins, Derrick Gaiter and Seana-Jahan La Coa received the monetary awards. The program provides grants allowing students at participating law schools to work in unpaid public interest law positions during […]

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 Creme of Nature’s Legacy of Leadership $100K Scholarship Program Accepting Applications

Creme of Nature’s Legacy of Leadership $100K Scholarship Program Accepting Applications

Creme of Nature today announced the launch of its multi-tiered “Legacy to Leadership” Scholarship Fund for HBCU students. Beginning this year, students currently enrolled at an HBCU will compete for $100,000 in scholarships. The Fund will be administered by UNCF. Together, Creme of Nature , UNCF, and HBCUs are launching a dynamic multi-tiered collaboration designed […]

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 Two Florida A&M Football Players named to STATS Perform FCS Preseason All-America Team

Two Florida A&M Football Players named to STATS Perform FCS Preseason All-America Team

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.|The accolades continued to pour in for student-athletes on the Florida A&M football team, as Xavier Smith and Chris Faddoul were named as 2020 STATS Perform FCS Preseason All-Americans on Wednesday. Smith who was named to the 2020 STATS FCS Perform Second-Team, was also selected to the College Football America Yearbook’s FCS Preseason Starting Lineup, […]

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 FAMU Early Voting Polling Center Opens

FAMU Early Voting Polling Center Opens

Tallahassee – Florida A&M University (FAMU) is host to one of the early voting centers opened around Leon County beginning Monday. The campus polling place, located in the Student Union Multipurpose Room C, 1628 South Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Early voting ends on Nov. 1. Election Day […]

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 FAMU President Robinson Named to Joint Ocean Commission Initiative Leadership Council

FAMU President Robinson Named to Joint Ocean Commission Initiative Leadership Council

Florida A&M University (FAMU) President Larry Robinson, Ph.D., is the newest member of the Joint Ocean Commission Initiative (JOCI) Leadership Council, a bipartisan group of senior leaders who work with local, state, and regional leaders to develop actions toward meaningful ocean policy reform. Robinson, whose work as a scientist and on the environment impressed the group, […]

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 FAMU Responds To MEAC Suspending Sports For 2020

FAMU Responds To MEAC Suspending Sports For 2020

The health and safety of student-athletes is our top priority’ – AD Kortne Gosha Presidents and chancellors for the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) voted Thursday to suspend all sports competition for the remainder of 2020, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The MEAC, which includes Florida A&M University and 10 other historically Black colleges […]

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