Author: Andre DeVond


FAMU Way Construction

The FAMU Way project has been under construction since April 2014, and now there are updates that first phase of the project will be completed by 2016. The overall project will have three phases in total; featuring a five acre storm water pond, bike lanes, sidewalks on each side of […]


Rattlers Pullout First Victory Against Savannah State

The Florida A&M Rattlers (1-5, 1-1 MEAC) earned their first win of the season and first conference win against the winless the Tigers of Savannah State University (0-6, 0-3 MEAC) 24-14. Rattlers head coach Earl Holmes reflected on the teams win. “Overall I thought the guys started fast and I […]


Lady Rattlers Sweep BCU, Remain Perfect in MEAC

The Florida A&M Lady Rattlers volleyball team remained undefeated in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference as they swept rival Bethune-Cookman University (25-14, 25-20, 25-18). Head coach Tanio “Tony” Trifonov spoke about the teams unbeaten streak in the MEAC. “It was our goal to have all three wins in the first half of […]


Writing Resource Center host weekly writing workshops

Proper structure and content was the topic of discussion at the Writing Resource Center’s weekly workshop. The workshop caters to students who request help in improving their language, oratory and writing skills. The workshop were facilitated by Florida A&M University professors Matthew Grey and Veronica Yon. The workshop focused on […]


The Office Of Retention Heads In A New Direction

The Center for Undergraduate Student Success, formerly the Office of Retention, is preparing Florida A&M University student for an enhanced learning experience. The academic success of FAMU students is the top priority of university administrators, faculty and staff. Most emphasis is placed on student recruitment, retention, progression and graduation. Associate […]


Rattlers Prepare for Savannah State

Wins have been difficult for Florida A&M Rattlers football team this season and that could continue to be the case. The Rattlers will face Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference foe Savannah State, in a matchup of winless teams. Early mistakes and miscues on offense and defense have hurt the Rattlers chances in […]


Rattlers Remain Winless

Bragg Memorial Stadium continues to be a place of horror for the Florida A&M Rattlers as they fell to the Morgan State University Bears 24-9. The Rattlers (0-5, 0-1 MEAC) opened up Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play against the Bears (3-3, 2-1 MEAC) and were unable to secure their first win. […]


Coastal Carolina routs FAMU in home opener

Disappointment overwhelmed Rattlers fans as Florida A&M lost 48-3 to the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers. Coming into Saturday’s game, the 0-2 Rattlers wanted to put on a show in front of the home crowd at Bragg Memorial Stadium. It was the team's first home game this season. Senior quarterback Damien Fleming […]


Rattlers drop series to Mercer

The Rattlers looked shaky as they dropped their first road series to the Mercer Bears. The Rattlers (2-3) were swept by the Bears (5-0) in back-to-back days, losing 12-4 on the front end and 10-2 in the series finale Wednesday. Despite losing, the Rattlers had a number of players stand out Junior left […]