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May 18, 2016

New Student Union Coming to B-CU

Architectural Plans Have Been Approved for a Four-story, 110,000 Sq Ft Student Life Center

May 10, 2016B-CU Graduates 320

Dr. Lucille O'Neal is Surprised; Donna Brazile Delivers

May 4, 2016Graduate Joshua Bivins Headed to Harvard

Graduate Receives a Full Scholarship to Harvard

May 4, 2016Donna Brazile and Lucille O'Neal Receive Honorary Doctorate Degrees

Donna Brazile Is Also the Keynote Speaker for Saturday’s Noon Ceremony

April 26, 2016B-CU Launches HBCU Records

The Student-Run Label To Host a Release Reception on Thursday, April 28th

April 25, 20163rd Annual Black Male Summit

Four Day Event Features Speakers and Seminars

April 14, 2016B-CU Premieres New Residence Hall With Tribute to Midway Community

The Week’s Theme “Welcome Back to Midway: Today, Tomorrow, Forever” Will Highlight the Once Flourishing Neighborhood Surrounding the UniversityPlace your lead-in here

April 11, 2016Donna Brazile is Spring Commencement Speaker

The Political Strategist Will Deliver the Keynote Address on May 7th

April 6, 2016B-CU Hosts Annual Spring Concert

The University's Concert Chorale and Symphonic Band Will Collaborate to Present the Community with Musical Greatness

March 24, 2016Scouting with the Wildcats

Local Boy Scouts from the Central Florida Region recently visited the campus of Bethune-Cookman University.

March 23, 2016Alumni visit Campus During Day of Service

A popular annual tradition was recently held at Bethune-Cookman University. The 6th annual Alumni Day of Service provides former students the opportunity

February 24, 2016Bethune-Cookman University Receives Key to Phase 1 of New Residence Halls

New Facility to House More Than 300 Students

February 13, 2016Shooter in Custody after Off-Campus Incident

Three Students Injured One fatality, Shooter in Custody.

February 13, 2016Off Campus Shooting Brings Grief to Bethune-Cookman University

Three Students Injured One fatality

February 10, 2016B-CU Names Amphitheater in Honor of Loper Sisters

Jennifer Loper Adams and Joneva Loper Honored at Naming Ceremony

February 9, 2016The 1st Annual B-CU Legends Archival Induction Ceremony

The 1st Annual Bethune-Cookman University Legends Archival Induction Ceremony held at the Carl S. Swisher Library.

February 3, 2016The RNC Hosts Black History Luncheon at B-CU

The RNC Will Host Its 4th Annual Black Republican Trailblazer Awards Luncheon

January 27, 2016Wildcat Day at the Capitol

More than 400 Head to Tallahassee for Wildcat Day at the CapitolPlace your lead-in here


Bethune-Cookman University Announces the Naming Ceremony for its School of Hospitality Management

January 21, 2016B-CU Inducts Record Number of Honor Society Members

Sigma Alpha Pi Honor Society Welcomed 160 New Inductees

January 11, 2016B-CU Opens New School of Religion

Rev. Dr. Randolph Bracy is Named Dean

December 18, 2015President Jackson Announces Provost Makola Abdullah as Next President at Virginia State University

This is President Jackson's 10th Named President Under His Leadership

December 4, 2015B-CU Honors Civil Rights Martyrs Harry and Harriette Moore at Fall Commencement

Bob Billingslea and Terry Prather Will Also Receive Honorary Doctorate Degrees

December 1, 2015Terry Sims Named MEAC Coach of the Year

Student-Athletes Selected to All-Conference Teams

November 19, 2015B-CU Looks for 5th Straight Win at Florida Blue Florida Classic

More than 40,000 Expected for Saturday's Game

November 17, 2015B-CU is Named a Military Friendly University

Active Duty Military Personnel Will Receive Discounted Tuition Rates

November 11, 2015John Crossman Endowed Scholarship

Crossman Commits to Raising $100,000 for Real Estate Scholarship


The University Will Recognize 40 Alumni, Under the Age of 40, Who Are Making Great Strides Within their Professions and Communities

November 4, 2015B-CU Offers Small Business Workshops to the Community

The Event is a Soft Launch for the Center for Entrepreneurship & Economic Development (CEED)

October 23, 2015President Jackson's Contract Extended

Board of Trustees Approve President Jackson's Contract Extension