D.A. Robin/The Famuan; 09/23/2014 @ The Quad Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist speaks to reporters Wednesday on the Florida A&M quadrangle after talking to FAMU student leaders. Crist is on the campaign trail and vying to succeed Gov. Rick Scott after elections in November.
Florida A&M students packed Gaither Gynasium Thursday for a pep rally ahead of Saturday's first home game. D.A. Robin/The Famuan; 09/18/2014 @ Gaither Gym Florida A&M cheerleaders spring into the air during a routine at Thursday's pep rally. The university plays its first home game of the season against Coastal […]
D.A. Robin/The Famuan; Florida A&M alumnus Cory Williams, 27, outlines a portrait of former university president J.R.E. Lee Wednesday on the wall in front of FAMU"s Rattler's Den. Williams, a graduate of the university's fine arts program, has been commissioned to create a new mural ahead of this year's founder's […]
Correspondent Mikhail Scot charts some of the historic moments in Florida A&M President JamesAmmons‘ five-year tenure at the head of the university. Ammons tendered his resignation to the Board of Trustees Wednesday. July 2, 2007- James H. Ammons hired as the 10th president of Florida A&M University. June 25, 2008- The Southern […]
More than 2,000 elementary school students from Tallahassee and surrounding cities learned about composting, agriculture and eco-friendliness at Florida A&M’s first-annual “Ag It Up Day” Friday, May 20. Presenters included environmental science students at FAMU, professionals in agriculture and psychologist taught the fourth and fifth-graders about nutrition, home gardening, and […]
Major Joe Kelly is greeted by President James Ammons as he assumes leadership as the Florida A&M ROTC Battalion Commander. He succeeds Lt. Col. Jeffrey Williams. The change of leadership ceremony was held at the eternal flame Thursday.
Attending an HBCU offers me an interesting perspective into the race discussion in America. In the Caribbean, our discussion on race is more about financial sway than historical oppression. So, we feel economic disparities and can tie them into race, but we do not per say have one antagonist on […]
I’ve wanted Florida A&M to green up its act since I arrived in January. From wasted energy to wasted water to wasted paper, we are too lax on environmental policy at FAMU. So, of course, the Power Shift session on throwing green events caught my attention. I had just gotten […]
Stomach pleasantly plumped and my pockets bulging from the extra sandwiches I took, I walked back to center for the start of the main sessions. I had looked at the list beforehand and decided on Sex and Sustainability. I walked to the session, saw it was standing room only, and […]