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Campus Safety

B-CU Campus Safety Conducts Successful Emergency Response Drill

August 16

More than 100 individuals participated in an active threat drill at Bethune-Cookman University on Friday, August 10, 2018. The training involved City of Daytona Beach Police Department and City of...

Academic
FTCE

B-CU Florida Teaching Certification Exam Workshop Makes Impact on Volusia County Educators

August 16

Since its inception, B-CU has produced world-class educators via its teacher education programs. Within the last year, the College of Education has put focus back on expanding educational...

Student Affairs
student leaders

Bethune Cookman University Welcomes Class of 2022

August 16

Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) looks forward to welcoming the freshman class of 2022— an anticipated group of approximately 1,000 students. Classes begin Monday, August 20, 2018. Our new...

Alumni
B-CU Athletes

Former Wildcat Athletes Stand Out in Pro Leagues

August 16

As football season gears up, here’s an update of B-CU alumni currently playing professionally:

Announcements
Emergency Preparedness Active Threat Drill

B-CU Holds Active Threat Drill

August 9

On Friday, August 10, 2018, at 9:05 a.m. members of Bethune-Cookman University Campus Safety, Daytona Beach Police Department, and Daytona Beach Fire Department S.A.V.E team will conduct an active...

Student Affairs
Team Africa Soccer

Campus Tours Provide a Peek at College Life

August 7

Team Africa, a group of 17 South African soccer students, visited campus on Monday, July 30, 2018, with their coach, alumnus Tabani Sithole, a former international F-1 student and tennis player...

Activities
Black Male College Explorers

Black Male College Explorers Program Bridges College and Community for Volusia County Youth

August 6

Bethune-Cookman University demonstrates its commitment to the community it serves through valuable community engagement. Bridging the gap between college and community is critical to the mission of...

Announcements
Marching Wildcats

Marching Wildcats to Star in Netflix Original Series "Marching Orders" Premiering August 3

July 30

"Marching Wildcats put on a show —whenever we show up, we show out!"

Alumni
Androse Bell

General Manager Androse Bell: An All Around Rock Star at Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach 

July 30

Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach General Manager Androse Bell, a 2011 graduate of the Bob Billingslea School of Hospitality Management, leads the day-to-day operations and a team of 175 at Daytona's...

Alumni
Alumni

Wildcat Roundup: Orange County Florida Alumni Provide Student Scholarships 

July 30

There was a bit of Christmas in July for a group of Orange County, Florida, students who will attend Bethune-Cookman University this fall. The Orange County Alumni Chapter of  B-CU awarded...

Academic
Strategies to Address Drowning

Nursing Instructor's Dissertation Unveils Strategies to Address Drowning and Swimming Disparities Among Black Population

July 30

Instructor Lorna Wilson successfully defended her dissertation on July 19, 2018, and has completed the requirements for her Ph.D. in nursing from Barry University.   Her dissertation was...

Activities
Fellowship Gospel Choir

B-CU Fellowship Gospel Choir Kicks Off Its First Choir Camp

July 23

The Bethune-Cookman University Fellowship Gospel Choir (FGC) is welcoming new members and kicking off its 2018-2019 academic year with a choir camp in early August.

Academic
Deanne Williams-Bryant

Dean of Bob Billingslea School to Serve on Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration

July 23

Congratulations to Bob Billingslea School of Hospitality Dean Deanne Williams-Bryant who has been selected to serve on the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration...

Announcements
Demetrius Weaver

BEYGOOD Announces 2018-2019 Homecoming Scholars Award Recipients

July 23

Demetrius Weaver, a Pompano Beach, Florida native is Bethune-Cookman University’s BEYGOOD Homecoming Scholars Award recipient. Weaver graduated with honors from Bethune-Cookman University with a...

Activities
Exploring Gifts and Grace

Lilly Endowment Helps Florida High School Students Explore Foundations in Faith and Leadership at Bethune-Cookman University

July 18

Exploring Gifts and Graces is a summer residential program funded by the Lilly Endowment to help high school students examine how their faith commitments relate to their vocational choices. The...

Announcements
Tom Joyner

Tom Joyner B-CU Homecoming Parade Grand Marshal 

July 16

Tom Joyner, the "hardest working man in show business" will serve as a Grand Marshal for the 2018 B-CU Wildcat Homecoming Parade on Saturday, October 6, 2018!

Alumni
Jarren Davis

Jarren Davis Competes in NASCAR Drive for Diversity National Pit Crew Combine

July 16

Jarren Davis is a recent graduate of Bethune-Cookman where he competed as a Division I defensive lineman on the Wildcat football squad. Davis' ambition was recognized on and off the field. 

Announcements
White House Internship

White House Internship Program Open for Applicants - Deadline August 24

July 16

The White House Internship Program (WHIP) application portal is now live for the Spring 2019 term. 

Special Events
Janice Mathis

National Council of Negro Women Executive Director Reflects on  B-CU Founder's Genius 

July 16

National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) Executive Director Janice Mathis, Esquire, was interviewed at Bethune-Cookman University in June 2018. Mathis gave an update on the work of the organization...

Activities
Comas2

Master Sculptor Nilda Comas to Use Stone from Michelango's Quarry for Bethune's National Statuary Hall Monument 

July 16

Master sculptor Nilda Comas was selected in a national competition by Florida’s Council on Arts and Culture to create Florida’s sculpture for National Statuary Hall in 2016. At the time she was...

Academic
Dr. Clarissa White

Librarian Participates in UNCF-Mellon Faculty Institute Black Girls Write/Right the Future

July 11

Clarissa West White, Ph.D, reference/instructional librarian, was invited to participate in the UNCF-Mellon Faculty Institute at Hampton University: Black Girls Write/Right the Future! The...

Student Affairs
Wildcat Immersion

Wildcat Immersion Program Sets Students Up for Success 

July 11

The Wildcat Immersion Program (WIP) is an intensive six-week residential program that focuses on comprehensive skill-building and orientation to the Bethune-Cookman University campus and culture....

Student Affairs
Latinamericano

Centro Educativo Latinoamericano Delegation Visits B-CU for Cultural Immersion

July 11

On June 30, 2018, a 20-member delegation of students from Centro Educativo Latinoamericano, a Methodist School in Rosario, Argentina, entered the Rosario – Islas Malvinas International Airport in...

Academic
Scholarship Opportunity

Study Abroad 2019 - 2020 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Opportunities 

July 11

Application Deadline: August 1 The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program to the Western Hemisphere nations offers scholars the opportunity to work within strong networks that facilitate the efficient...

Activities
promoting healthy living

Partnership for a Healthier America Initiative to Promote Campus Wellness

June 25

Interim President Hubert Grimes signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Partnership For A Healthier America to join the organization’s Healthier Campus Initiative at its May 2018 Innovating a...

Announcements
Tom Joyner

Tom Joyner Foundation Names  B-CU October School of the Month

June 25

The Tom Joyner Foundation, a major driving force in raising money for historically black colleges since 1998, has named Bethune- Cookman University its October School of the Month. 

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