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Alumna Joins 2018 Harvard Business School Young American Leaders Program

May 18

The 2018 Class of the Young American Leaders Program is a Harvard Business School initiative that convenes leaders from 12 U.S. cities that are working to make their communities prosper. Dr. Wendy...

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Edward Tucker Appointed to the Florida Council for the Social Status of Black Men and Boys

May 18

Edward Tucker, a 2016 B-CU alumnus, was recently appointed to the Florida Council for the Social Status of Black Men and Boys.

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B-CU Announces 2018-2019 Tuition Increase, First in Eight Years

May 18

In order to improve our buying power and retain our competitive advantage in this current economic environment, effective fall 2018, the B-CU Board of Trustees, after careful analysis and...

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Psychology Department Chair Appears in Documentary

May 14

Event: “Lies Uncovered: The Truth About the Arthur G. Dozier Reform School for Boys," a documentary Time: 6:30 p.m. Date: Friday, May 25, 2018 Location: Orlando Urban Film Festival -AMC Theater...

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University Students Gain Professional Awareness and Exposure at International Organization of Black Security Executives Conference 

May 14

Three Bethune-Cookman University students—Aisha Bowen, Shontericka Hall and William Gomillion—were invited to attend the annual International Organization of Black Security Executives (IOBSE)...

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Area Students to Explore Higher Ed and Hospitality Careers During Bob Billingslea School of Hospitality Summer Bridge Program June 4 – 7

May 11

The 2018 Hospitality Management Summer Bridge Program, a rigorous, four-day, three-night summer residential program! The program will provide a select group of up to 30 secondary students a head...

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Cynthia M.A. Butler McIntyre to Deliver Keynote at Education and Social Justice Conference

May 11

As a motivational, educational and religious speaker, Cynthia M.A. Butler-McIntyre has inspired thousands over the course of her career. She lives by the precept taken from 1 Peter 4:10 which...

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Farm Share, The Honorable Patrick Henry and B-CU Partner for Community Food Distribution

May 8

Rain or shine, Volusia County residents are invited for a free food distribution Saturday, June 2, 2018, at the Michael & Libby Johnson Center for Community Engagement. First come, first served...

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Computer Science and Engineering Students Attend 2018 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers SoutheastCon

May 8

A group of faculty and students from the Computer Science and Engineering Department represented Bethune-Cookman University at the 2018 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)...

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2018 Spring Commencement Rife with University Traditions as Graduates Depart to Serve, The Answered Prayer of a Dream

May 8

A tree planting by seniors whose shade will be enjoyed by future generations, a consecration ceremony culminating in a wreath-laying at the gravesite of founder Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune and...

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B-CU Continues to Lead Annie E. Casey Foundation's Florida HBCU's Expanding the Bench Summit

May 8

Researchers and scholars from Edward Waters College, Florida A&M University, Florida Memorial and Bethune-Cookman University will convene at the Florida HBCUs Expanding the Bench in Performance...

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American Actor/Producer Isaiah Washington to Address Education and Social Justice Conference

May 8

A veteran of several Spike Lee films, including Love Jones, the NAACP Image Award recipient is also known for his role as Dr. Preston Burke on the ABC medical drama television series Grey's...

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Graduating Senior Daniel Glover Releases Single on B-CU’s HBCU Records

May 5

HBCU Records, the student-run record label at Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU), has another milestone to celebrate this week. The first B-CU student developed by HBCU Records as a recording...

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Ashely Weatherspoon Commissioned as Second Lieutenant in U.S. Army

May 5

Second Lieutenant Ashely Weatherspoon, an aging studies major, became a commissioned officer of the United States Army on May 3, 2018. She was one of 300 students graduating from Bethune-Cookman...

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How to Apply for BeyGOOD Foundation Homecoming Scholars Award

May 4

The BeyGOOD Foundation Homecoming Scholars Award is a merit-based scholarship open to all incoming, accepted and returning undergraduate and graduate students at Bethune-Cookman University pursuing...

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Donavan Wells Directs the "Heartbeat of Bethune-Cookman University"

May 2

Celebrating his twenty-second year as Director of Bands, Donovan V. Wells is a 1984 graduate of Bethune-Cookman College and a 1995 graduate of Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Virginia.

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Wildcat Immersion Summer Residential Program Applications Accepted through June 1st

April 30

The Wildcat Immersion Program, formerly Summer Bridge, is an intensive six-week program that aids in the transition from high school to college of students who have been conditionally accepted into...

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Deparment of Mass Communications Publishes Student-Run UniverCity Magazine

Department of Mass Communications Publishes Student-Run UniverCity Magazine

April 30

UniverCity magazine is the official student magazine of B-CU’s Mass Communications Department. It is also the sister publication to the department’s award-winning Voice of the Wildcats student...

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B-CU Concert Chorale Releases New CD “Hold Fast to Dreams”

April 30

On Thursday, May 3, 2018, the Bethune-Cookman University Concert Chorale will release its long-awaited new CD, “Hold Fast to Dreams,” a collection of Negro spirituals, on the University’s...

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B-CU Receives Grant to Provide Affordable Learning Solutions for Students and Faculty

April 26

California State University’s Multimedia Education Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT), in partnership with Tennessee State University, has selected Bethune-Cookman University as a...

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Communications Students Victorious at National Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts Competition

April 23

The Department of Communication Studies,Theater and Dance is pleased to announce a resounding victory at the National Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts Competition (NADSA), which was held in...

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Mass Communications Major Lands Coveted Summer Internship at WFTV/WRDQ Channel 9

March 26

Alysha Hinton, a vibrant lead soprano for B-CU Concert Chorale, is best known for her operatic voice. The junior communications major has even more to sing about – she landed an internship with...

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B-CU Presents at National Association of Student Personnel Administrators Conference –“From Trials and Tribulations to Triumph: Developing an Effective Summer Bridge Program at Your Minority Serving Institution”

March 26

Jabal Moss, Ronnie Mack, Derenzo Thomas and Ariana Rodriguez recently attended the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA. Over 7,000...

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Khaleelah Harris ('18), a senior in the School of Religion, majoring in philosophy and religion, gears up for Yale Divinity School in the fall.

An Act of Faith: Khaleelah Harris Looks Forward to Attending Yale Divinity School

March 23

West Palm Beach, Florida native Khaleelah Harris ('18), a senior in the School of Religion, majoring in philosophy and religion, gears up for Yale Divinity School in the fall.

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B-CU Students Participate in Annual Service Learning Initiative During Spring Break

B-CU Students Participate in Annual Service Learning Initiative During Spring Break

March 23

For the past five years, Bethune-Cookman University has expanded the minds of students by offering an intensive mission experience in the family islands of The Bahamas during each spring break term.

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Law Enforcement and Community Engagement: From Talk to Action

March 22

More than 50 Jacksonville community residents, stakeholders, and youth received training on the roles, responsibilities, and perspectives of law enforcement professionals

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B-CU Expands Culture of Collaboration Via Global Partnerships

March 20

B-CU Signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bahamas Technical & Vocational Institute

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