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FAMU SoCal Chapter Welcomes New Officers

Posted by Alonda Nicole on April 13, 2016 at 10:10 PM Comments comments (103)

The FAMU Southern California Chapter welcomed a new slate of officer for the 2016 - 2017 term!

FAMU SoCal Election Results


President - Alfred Thomas

Vice President - Joy Mae Harris

Treasurer - Arthur Davis

Correspondence Secretary - Kemba Miles

Chaplain - Loyce Hill


Congratulations to our newly elected Officers and Leadership Team. After a short transition period, new

officers will tak...

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National Achievement Finalist Heads to FAMU

Posted by Alonda Nicole on June 24, 2015 at 4:25 PM Comments comments (0)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – On June 29, National Achievement Award Finalist, Bryan Anderson, will begin the pursuit of a degree in computer engineering at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU).

Not only did Anderson, a graduate of Deerfield Beach High School in Deerfield Beach, Fla., earn a full academic scholarship to FAMU, but he was also one of the top high school seniors in the nation, earning a 5.07 weighted GPA, a 2090 SAT score, and a composite score of a 33...

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FAMU Student Wins National Lambda Iota Tau Scholarship

Posted by Alonda Nicole on July 28, 2014 at 5:35 PM

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) student Clare Mobley has been awarded one of two annual $1,000 scholarships presented by Lambda Iota Tau (LIT), a national literary society.


Mobley is a senior English student from Kingston, Jamaica and member of the Beta Delta Chapter of LIT at FAMU. She decided to enter the national competition as a part of her personal preparation to develop a thick skin and learn to receive con...

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FAMU Named Tom Joyner School of the Month

Posted by Alonda Nicole on January 13, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Tom Joyner Foundation names FAMU ‘School of the Month’

University to receive scholarship dollars, kick-off alumni fundraising campaign


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Tom Joyner Foundation has namedFlorida A&M University (FAMU) it’s January 2014 “School of the Month.”

The “School of the Month” recognitionwill make FAMU the first of 11 historically black colleges and universities(HBCUs) slated...

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FAMU Alumna Althea Gibson Inducted into the U.S. Postal Service's Black Heritage Stamp Series

Posted by Alonda Nicole on September 3, 2013 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Tallahassee, Fla. – Florida A&M University (FAMU) alumna Althea Gibson (1927-2003) has been inducted into the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) Black Heritage Stamp Series. The stamp featuring the tennis icon was unveiled on Aug. 23 on the grounds of the U.S.Open in Flushing, N.Y.


"We are delighted to honor Florida A&M graduate Althea Gibson as the 36...

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FAMU Receives $13.7M Grant from National Institutes of Health

Posted by Alonda Nicole on August 23, 2013 at 4:40 PM Comments comments (0)

TALLAHASSEE– Florida A&M University (FAMU)has been awarded $13.7 million in grants for five-years of support through the ResearchCenter in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Program from the National Institutes ofHealth’s (NIH) National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities(NIMHD).

"The RCMI program at FAMU is designed tostrengthen and expand biomedical research and research infrastructure in amajor way,” said Ken Redda, professor of medicinal chemistry an...

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FAMU Hires Two New Deans

Posted by Alonda Nicole on June 3, 2013 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (0)

FAMU Hires New Deans in Environmental Science and Science Technology


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida A&M University (FAMU) Interim Provost Rodner Wright announced today that he has filled two dean positions at the University.

Dr. Maurice D. Edington has been appointed the new dean of the College of Science and Technology, and Dr. Victor M. Ibeanusi, founding chair of Environmental Science and Stud...

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FAMU Spring Preview for High School Students

Posted by Alonda Nicole on March 15, 2013 at 8:40 PM Comments comments (0)

FAMU Spring Preview for High School Students

March 23, 2013 in Tallahassee, Florida

8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Scholarships will be awarded to eligible students.


Schedule of Activities

8:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.


Alfred Lawson Jr. Multipurpose Center and Teaching Gymnasium Lobby

8:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

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Bernard and Shirley Kinsey Speak Feb. 2

Posted by Alonda Nicole on January 28, 2013 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (18)

Purchase tickets at www.EbonyRep.org or (323) 964-9766


Black History Luncheon Raffle and AD Info

Posted by Alonda Nicole on January 3, 2013 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (0)


Attention businesses: Donate an item ($25+ value) to be raffled live at the 2013 FAMU Black History Luncheon, scheduled Saturday, February 21, 2013. As the item is presented at the event, we will recognize your company for the contribution.

Example items include: gift certificates, complimentary services from your company, product samples, e...

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