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Bethune-Cookman University College of Education Earns Seven-Year CAEP Accreditation

November 26

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) recently granted Bethune-Cookman University College of Education accreditation for its educator preparation programs.

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B-CU Hosts HBCU Open Education Resources Forum

November 20

Forum participants gather on the front porch after touring the historic Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Foundation Home

Athletics
Florida Blue Florida Classic 2018

EIGHT STRAIGHT IS GREAT

November 20

Bethune-Cookman 33, Florida A&M 19.

Special Events
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The Odessa Chambliss Center Partners with Links

November 14

The Odessa Chambliss Center Partners with Links, Incorporated and the Center for Disease Control to Seek Preventative Methods for HIV Contagion

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Living Shoreline Project Reduces Pollutants Contributing to Harmful Algal Blooms

November 14

Native Plants Reduce Pollutants in Mosquito Lagoon

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Salvador R. Victor, Ph.D.

Salvador Victor to Serve on Florida Public Relations Association Board of Directors

November 14

B-CU Assistant Professor Salvador R. Victor, Ph.D., was recently appointed to the Board of Directors for Volusia/Flagler County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA).

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Oral History

National Public Radio "Florida Frontiers"  to Feature Public History Concentration at Bethune-Cookman University 

September 18

History came alive at B-CU as Florida Historical Society Executive Director Ben Brotemarkle interviewed Professors of History Anthony Dixon and Jeannette Ford on the University's public history and...

Alumni
Pat Russell McCloud

Renown Speaker Patricia Russell McCloud

September 18

Russell-McCloud captivated the 2018 Annual Fall President's Assembly on Wednesday, September 12, before a full house at the Mary McLeod Performing Arts Center. Each freshman student received a copy...

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Computer Science Student Presents Research at Iowa State University

September 18

TeAndre Roberts, a Computer Science major with a minor in Mathematics from Kissimmee, Florida was given the opportunity to complete an internship at Iowa State University this summer in their...

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Dr. Cooper

Associate Provost Presents at National Assessment Conference

September 18

B-CU Associate Provost Adrienne Cooper, Phd, served as a presenter during the HBCU Roundtable at the Annual Drexel University Assessment Conference on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at Drexel...

Alumni
Alumni Engagement

National Alumni Association

September 10

B-CU National Alumni Association (B-CU-NAA) President Robert Delancey has launched a campaign to increase the number of alumni involved, engaged and in support of the University. Delancey is...

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Economic Stability

CURE Summer Research Scholars Apply Learning to Real Life

September 10

CURE promotes effective student-faculty interaction and collaborations, pairing undergraduate students with faculty to provide hands-on research and intellectual studies. 

Student Affairs
Self Defense

B-CU Department of Campus Safety Hosts Self Defense Courses

September 10

The Department of Campus Safety promotes a safe and secure higher education environment and works to build relationships and partnerships to identify and recommend solutions for improving the...

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B-CU Invited to Host Inaugural HBCU Forum Focused on Open Education Resources -Affordable Learning Solutions

August 29

This year’s HBCU Open Education Resources (OER) Forum will host 30 HBCUs that were selected to participate in a pilot grant for assisting faculty and students — both online and onsite — with Open...

Announcements
Carswell

Practicing What He Preaches: Local Minister Pledges Financial Support

August 29

Thanks to Reverend Raymond Carswell who made a $10,000 pledge to Bethune Cookman University to paid over the next 10 years. The first installment will support student scholarships and athletics.

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Judge James Pierce

Judge James Pierce to Share Journey “From Fields to Courts” at I Love B-CU Day

August 29

Judge James V. Pierce is an acting Circuit Court Judge in the Unified Family Court Division for the Sixth Judicial Circuit of Pasco and Pinellas County where he presides over cases involving...

Alumni
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Outstanding Alumni Nominees, New Venue Announced for 40 Under 40 Fundraiser

August 27

Bethune-Cookman University will welcome its fourth annual ‘40 Under 40’ class during this year’s homecoming festivities in Daytona Beach. The ‘40 Under 40’ recipients are a group of the...

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B-CU 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...

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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:

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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...

Activities
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...

Announcements
Tom Joyner

Tom Joyner B-CU Homecoming Parade

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!

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Psychology Department Chair Appears in Documentary

May 14

Event: “Lies Uncovered: The Truth About the Arthur G. Dozier Reform School for Boys," a documentary Time: 6:30 p.m. Date: Friday, May 25, 2018 Location: Orlando Urban Film Festival -AMC Theater...

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University Students Gain Professional Awareness and Exposure at International Organization of Black Security Executives Conference 

May 14

Three Bethune-Cookman University students—Aisha Bowen, Shontericka Hall and William Gomillion—were invited to attend the annual International Organization of Black Security Executives (IOBSE)...

Alumni

B-CU Gears Up For Its 4th Annual Mary Mcleod Bethune Legacy Awards Gala

September 30

Senator Arthenia Joyner, Alumni Rufus Wilson, Dr. Nelson Adams, Mr. Orlando Ashford and Dr. Jacob F. Bryan, IV Will Be Honored at the Highly-Anticipated October Affair

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