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HBCU Students Win BE Smart Case Competition

FAMU comes out ahead

One team experienced technical difficulties—but remained unflappable. Another used impressive primary research; still another included…

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Florida A&M University conquers at BE Smart Idea Lab

Check out how the Entrepreneurs Summit came to a close with the BE Smart Idea…

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[Entrepreneurs Summit] Top HBCUs Battle on Business Solutions

Watch tomorrow's business leaders duke it out over real world issues at ES

Watch as top HBCUs compete to devise solutions to real world business issues.

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Former FAMU Band Member Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Hazing Death

Florida judge grants prison time to former HBCU band member

A Florida judge sentenced Dante Martin to six years in prison for the 2011 hazing…

By Courtney Connley

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FAMU College of Law Surpasses the State’s Average Bar Exam Pass Rate

University also sees an increase in law school applicants

Florida A&M College of Law has exceeded the state of Florida in the number of…

By Courtney Connley

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10 HBCUS That Received Lucrative Grants in 2014

These institutions received the best grant donations this year

From improvements to student employment programs, to funding that helps elevate STEM research, we’ve rounded…

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Florida A&M University Awarded $1.3 Million Cancer Research Grant

Four-year grant supports lung, pancreatic, prostate and breast cancer studies

Florida A&M University has been awarded a $1.3 million grant to help fund further research…

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#JusticeForMikeBrown: #HBCUs Stand Together in Protest to Raise Awareness

HBCUs shoot powerful #HandsUpDontShoot pictures

In honor of unarmed Ferguson, Missouri teen Michael Brown’s death, HBCUs across the nation have…

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FAMU Denies Responsibility In Hazing Death of Student

University says Robert Champion was responsible for his actions

University says Robert Champion was responsible for his actions

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Basketball Wives’ Royce Reed Creates Her Own Reality on Stage

The reality star rebrands herself with budding acting career and series of youth-centered books

Using her notoriety from reality TV, the budding businesswoman breaks into acting with Platanos &…

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Florida Rep Wilson to Offer Federal Anti-Hazing Bill

The death of Florida A&M student Robert Champion sparked the Democrat's bill proposal

The recent death of Florida A&M drum major Robert Champion has led US Representative Frederica…

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In the News: Jobless Rate Lowest in Over Two Years; Eddie Long’s Wife Withdraws Divorce Petition and More

A few noteworthy headlines around the Web

See what’s going on in the world with today’s compilation of news around the Web

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FAMU Grads Serve Up Social Responsibility with The Cravings Truck

Social entrepreneurs Kianta Key and Johnathon Sellers place community at the center of their business model

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University alums Kianta Key and Johnathon Sellers launched The Cravings Truck,…

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Florida A&M Defeats Howard 72-65

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dale Hughes scored 15 points and Florida A&M defeated Howard 72-65 on…

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News Roundup: Week of Aug. 17 – Aug. 23

Gerber fined for discrimination; Nursing school gets grants

News Roundup: Week of Aug. 17 – Aug. 23

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N.Y. county settles suit; FAMU Law gets accreditation

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VA system goes virtual, athletes get A+, Links honor legacy

President Barack Obama announced a virtual records system Thursday that should ease delays in healthcare…

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Florida A&M University

www.famu.edu

Mailing Address: Lee Hall, Suite 400, Tallahassee, FL 32307-3200
2008 Rank: 18
2006 Rank: 1
Matriculation…

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