Press Releases - 2006

Gourmet Services, Inc. makes a $560,000 contribution to Bethune-Cookman College

Gourmet Services, Inc., the nation's largest African American-owned food service organization, announced today that it is investing over $500,000 in cash and capital improvements to Bethune-Cookman College in Dayton Beach, FL and has issued a challenge to other Black-owned businesses to support the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

2006 Walt Disney World Florida Classic

"Better than Ever" the Walt Disney World Florida Classic is scheduled November 18, 2006 at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

2006 Gateway Classic-It's On...The Rivalry Resumes

"It's On . . . The Rivalry Resumes"!

BCC family mourns the loss of BCC Alumna, Mayor Yvonne Scarlett-Golden.

The Bethune-Cookman College family joins me in expressing our deepest sympathy on the passing of our Mayor, Dr. Yvonne Scarlett Golden.

B-CU approved for Master's level degree

Bethune-Cookman College President Trudie Kibbe Reed announced this past Friday evening that Bethune-Cookman College has received approval from the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to offer the Master of Science degree in Transformative Leadership. SACS is the school's accrediting agency.

BCC Homecoming 2006 "Wildcat Cinematic Celebration"

Homecoming 2006 at Bethune-Cookman College promises to be a "WILDCAT CINEMATIC CELEBRATION".


The Bethune-Cookman College Fall Orientation begins on Friday, August 18th and ends August 27th, 2006, with classes beginning on August 28th, 2006.

Over Half A Million Dollars Donated Nursing

Over $500,000 in donations were presented to the Bethune-Cookman College School of Nursing at a press conference held on campus today.