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  • FAMU Band Member Gets 77 Months for Hazing Death of Robert Champion

    Jan 12, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *If you’re wondering what’s going on regarding the hazing death of FAMU band member Robert Champion, here’s the latest. Former FAMU marching band member Dante Martin has been sentenced to 77 months (over six years) for the incident in which Champion was killed. Prosecutors said Martin, 27, organized the initiations that required fellow band members […]

  • FAMU Opens Campus to FSU Students Affected by School Shooting

    Nov 20, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – In the wake of the tragic shooting that occurred on the campus of Florida State University (FSU) this morning, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) President Elmira Mangum, Ph.D. has announced that the University campus will be open to FSU students who need to utilize library services, study areas, food services, and […]

  • FAMU Professor and Engineering Student Named Fulbright Scholars

    Jun 3, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida A&M University (FAMU) mechanical engineering doctoral candidate Renee Gordon and biochemistry professor Ngozi Ugochukwu, Ph.D., have been named Fulbright Scholars. The prestigious Fulbright Scholars Program is a highly competitive international education exchange program that awards grants to students, faculty or professionals who wish to study, teach and conduct research abroad. Both […]

  • Father and Son to Graduate During FAMU’s Spring Commencement

    May 2, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – They share the same name, same talents and same philosophies; and on Saturday, May 3, father and son duo Sherwood Brown Sr. and Sherwood Brown Jr. will walk across the same stage to receive their diplomas from Florida A&M University’s (FAMU) School of Business and Industry (SBI). Sherwood Sr. will receive his […]

  • FAMU Alumnus Keith Clinkscales Named Among ‘Top 100′ Cable Executives

    May 1, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida A&M University (FAMU) alumnus Keith Clinkscales has been named among the most influential power players in the cable industry. Clinkscales, CEO of Sean “Diddy” Combs’ REVOLT Media, appears on the CableFax Magazine “Top 100 Executives in Cable” list in the publication’s April 2014 issue. He will also be honored this week […]

  • 2nd Grand Jury Indicts Cop in Fatal Shooting of Ex-FAMU Football Player

    Jan 27, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *A second grand jury has indicted Officer Randall Kerrick of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department on a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the September 14 shooting death of Jonathan Ferrell, an ex-college football player who was reportedly seeking assistance after a car accident. A grand jury last week declined to indict Kerrick. Prosecutors said afterward the […]