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Press Releases - 2011

B-CU Announces Change in Homecoming Date and Creation of New Football Event

Homecoming will now be celebrated on Nov. 5 when the 2010 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

Rev. Al Sharpton Urges Students to Seize the Moment, Take Control of Future at Commencement

Al Sharpton urged B-CU students to make the most of their degree, continue support of historically black

Check out the Marching Wildcats in a Monday Night Football Commercial on ESPN

If you are one of the few Americans not watching the national premier of Monday Night Football on Sept. 12

B-CU to Host Howard Thurman Fall Lecture

The Howard Thurman Fall Lecture is scheduled for November 15 at 7 p.m. in the Heyn Chapel

B-CU Granted Accreditation for New Graduate Program in Integrated Environmental Science

B-CU is pleased to announce today the approval by the Commission on Colleges - Southern Association of Colleges

B-CU Chosen to Participate in National Initiative, Preparing Critical Faculty for the Future

B-CU has been chosen through a national competition sponsored by the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)

B-CU Wins First Place at Electronics & Engineering Conference

Representatives from the B-CU School of Science, Mathematics & Engineering recently won first place...

B-CU School of Education Earns Continued Accreditation by NCATE Through 2018

Studies show that teacher quality is the most important factor in P-12 student achievement. But how do we

Black History In The Making- February 9 - Dr. Trudie Kibbe Reed

Dr. Trudie Kibbe Reed is the fifth President of Bethune-Cookman University and the first woman

Speech Communication, Theatre & Visual Arts Department Announces Fifth Annual Conference

Dr. Anthony Sweeting scheduled as keynote speaker along with department graduates.

B-CU 2011 Homecoming: 'Remember the Times'

Events Include Pep Rally, Concert, Parade and Football Game

B-CU Students Offer Tax Preparation Assistance to Community

IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)Program Site Opens on Campus

B-CU Schools Awarded U.S. Small Business Administration Grant

The U.S. Small Business Administration recently announced grant awardees in a pilot program designed to help small businesses work

B-CU Mourns Passing of Former Golf Coach Gary Freeman

Former Bethune-Cookman University Golf Head Coach Dr. Gary Freeman passed away Tuesday morning.

B-CU Apology to FAMU and Condolences to the Family of Drum Major, Mr. Robert Champion

B-CU President Trudie Kibbe Reed and the Marching Wildcats Band Director Donovan Wells, on behalf of the

Bethune Cookman University to Host New Daytona Beach National Writing Project Site

B-CU has received a $30,000 grant from the National Writing Project to establish the Daytona Beach National

B-CU to Host Famed Civil Rights Activist and Scholar Dr. Cornel West

Event on Feb. 20 is part of new Rock the Mic speaker series

B-CU Awarded Garrett Lee Smith Suicide Prevention Grant

B-CU recently announced that it has been awarded $102,000 annually for the next three years for the Garrett

B-CU Senior Completes Internship in Washington

Unlike other college students around the country, Runnold Spence, Jr., did not take the summer off to hit the beach

Alumni Return to Campus to Mentor Students

The B-CU Associate Trustees, in partnership with the B-CU National Alumni Association

Members of B-CU Pre-Law Society Plan Futures, Learn Hands-On

On Oct. 21-22, members of the Pre-Law Society traveled to Miami to attend and participate in the Law School Admission Council Law School Forum

Wildcats... It’s Better in the Bahamas!

B-CU Alumni, Administration and Staff Head to Nassau to Celebrate and Focus on the University

Wildcat Fans Now Have Easier Access to Accommodations

B-CU football fans traveling to Wildcat home games in Daytona Beach will find it easier - AND a little less

B-CU Ranked by US News & World Report in 2012 Top Tier of HBCU's Nationally and Top Schools in South

US News & World Report has named B-CU one of the "Best Baccalaureate Colleges in the Southern Region"

B-CU Names Its Center for Civic Engagement After Longtime Benefactors

The B-CU Center for Civic Engagement will soon have a new name. The Center will be re-dedicated as the

The B-CU Family Mourns the Passing of Dr. E. Dean Montgomery

The B-CU Board of Trustees, President Trudie Kibbe Reed, and the entire B-CU

B-CU Brings Greek Life to the Stage in Production of "Frat House" at the PAC

This month, B-CU's theatre department and Stage Aurora Theatrical Company present Darryl Reuben Hall's "Frat House" production, starring Kim Coles

B-CU and FAMU Presidents Join Together, Share Friendly Rivalry, to Make Florida Classic Announcement

President Dr. Trudie Kibbe Reed and Florida A&M University (FAMU) President Dr. James H. Ammons, in concert

President Reed Fights for Funding at State Capitol

Following in the legacy of our founder Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, who was known for taking the fight...

President Reed Invites Mid-Town Redevelopment Board and Neighbors to Attend Special Presentation

President Reed will share architectural designs, the mission/vision of the Bethune-Cookman University and

Rev. Al Sharpton Addresses Campus Summit

Last week, B-CU hosted the First Annual National Summit of the Black Males in Higher Education Think Tank

B-CU Releases Head Basketball Coach

B-CU announced today that it has released Head Basketball Coach Clifford Reed

B-CU Hosts Civil Rights Activist Rev. Al Sharpton

The civil rights activist will deliver 2011 Commencement remarks and receive an honorary degree.

Watch the Wildcats Kick off the 2011 Season at the MEAC/SWAC Challenge on Sept 4.

The seventh annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge presented by Disney – featuring Bethune-Cookman of the Mid-Eastern

B-CU releases response to flawed AAUP report and attempts at censure

B-CU faculty today responded to a report from the American Association of University Professors

Lucille O'Neal, B-CU Alumna and Friend, to Sign Her Books on B-CU Campus

The Odessa Chambliss Wellness Center will host Lucille O'Neal, alumna of the University, for a signing of her book.

B-CU Named Partner for National Healthy Community Grant

Daytona Beach One of 40 Communities Named Across the

President Reed Among Great Women Leaders in Local Education

The presidents of B-CU, Stetson University and the incoming president of Daytona State College have a common bond

B-CU President is Honored at the National Action Network's National Convention

Dr. Trudie Kibbe Reed announces initiative to empower women.