Tammy Boyd ’96 helped lead legislative efforts to establish new national Smithsonian Institution museum devoted to preserving African American history.
Dr. Rhonda Collier, associate professor of English and Modern Language and director of the Tuskegee University Global Office, has made an amazing race around the world, visiting 25 countries, and speaking in four languages.
A new partnership with neighboring Auburn University will further diversify the veterinary profession.
Even as an undergrad at Tuskegee, Richard Glaze II ’10 relished helping students and continuing the legacy of Booker T. Washington. Glaze is a second-generation Tuskegeean
Tuskegee hosts international conference devoted to studying policy implications on rural communities
A newly endowed student scholarship honors Dr. Charlotte Morris’ tenure as interim president
Two first-year architecture students are learning a new appreciation for classical architecture during a month-long program in New York.
Dr. June C. Samuel, director of Student Health Services and one of Tuskegee’s most beloved faculty members and administrators, has been with the university for nearly 30 years.
A weeklong summer camp for middle school students and teachers imparts vital math and science knowledge
A test developed by Tuskegee researchers will lead to earlier detection of and treatment for the most fatal form of breast cancer.
One of the most well-rounded students on campus and a member of Tuskegee’s recent Spring 2018 graduating class, Jonathon Pulliam has done it all.
Tuskegee University has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation to specifically propel young minority male students into the technology sector.
NSF-funded research promises to increase the repurposing of many currently unrecyclable materials
Through her teaching, Dr. Deloris Alexander is helping to instill George Washington Carver's values of inquisitive research and service in the current generation of Tuskegee students.
Tuskegee University Director of Athletics, Willie Slater has announced the hire of Trelanne Moore-Powell as the school's new women's basketball head coach.
A Boeing-Thurgood Marshall College Fund partnership will provide scholarships, internships and other programs that prepare students for Boeing careers.
NSF-funded research may soon lead to new sustainable, plant-based materials commonly used in everything from computer cases and automotive parts to biomed interventions.
Jacqueline McArthur-Taylor has turned her desire to help people into 14-year career of preparing the next generation of social work professionals.
Dana Chandler, known as Tuskegee’s human history book, ensures Tuskegee’s legacy is properly documented, remains consistent and is vital for use today. Chandler serves as the university’s archivist
Tuskegee University has named as its new chief operating officer Dr. Charles N. Smith, whose higher education experience has included leading student development, assessment
Dr. Niya Miller, one of Tuskegee's newest communications faculty members, has become a classroom favorite among students for her use of tech and pop culture in her teaching.
Beginning this fall, a new bachelor of science degree will bolster students' pursuit of careers in the computer engineering industry.
The Tuskegee University Office of Alumni Affairs, in partnership with Publishing Concepts Inc. (PCI), is conducting a comprehensive update of the university’s alumni database.
Tuskegee’s 133rd spring commencement on Saturday, May 12 featured 1985 Tuskegee alumnus Barron M. Witherspoon Sr., global VP for industry affairs at Procter & Gamble
Taurus Thompson, a 2016 animal science graduate, offers some life lessons for the class of 2018 based on his own experiences as a young alumnus.
A continuing partnership between Boeing and Tuskegee’s Department of Aerospace Science Engineering is allowing students to experience design-build-fly process firsthand.
The Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine celebrated the accomplishments of its 66 graduates during its annual spring commencement on May 5
The Tuskegee University Marching Crimson Pipers is featured in a commercial with former National Basketball Association (NBA) Star, Shaquille O'Neal. The spot made its debut last Sunday.
Dr. Lily D. McNair will become Tuskegee University’s eighth president, and its first female president, in its 136-year history, beginning on July 1, 2018.
Junior sales and marketing major Melody Wilson is heading to the "Big Apple" this summer for an NBCUniversal internship.
This spring, Tuskegee University will award 392 undergraduate and 98 graduate degrees.
A 3 p.m. ceremony on May 11 honoring Tuskegee's engineering graduates will include a keynote address by Procter & Gamble's Karan Dyson, a 1996 mechanical engineering graduate.
For more than half a century, attorney Fred D. Gray has championed and safeguarded the civil rights of others through a number of landmark Alabama legal decisions.
A $50,000 competitive grant award from The Home Depot’s “Retool Your School” program follows a successful two-month social media campaign.
Some may know her as the chief’s wife, and others as “Mama Mardis,” but what some do not know is that Robin Mardis is also a Tuskegee University student.
Dr. Matthew Alexander Jr '99, current Barbour County Schools superintendent, will keynote the annual Education Induction Ceremony on May 10.
Tuskegee has narrowed down its presidential search to two finalists, and expects to vote on its selection as the university's eighth president by May 11.
Tuskegee alumnus Dr. Diarra Blue will deliver the address for the May 5 College of Veterinary Medicine Commencement Exercises
Tuskegee University honored its own on Friday, April 20 during its 67th Annual Recognition Exercises. The event recognizes exceptional service and commitment
Many contemplate what they want to be when they grow up, but for Aleeyah, pursuing a career centered around architecture and construction science was a given.
Soon, that next scoop of fertilizer you spread in your garden could be a new, more sustainable option developed by researchers at Tuskegee University.
Procter & Gamble global executive and 1985 Tuskegee alumnus Barron Witherspoon Sr. will serve as the speaker for the university's May 12 spring commencement exercises.
Beyoncé's BeyGOOD initiative announces that Tuskegee is among the four HBCUs to benefit from her newly established Homecoming Scholars Award Program.
Tuskegee University’s undergraduate architecture program has been reaccredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) for a historic eight-year term.
This week's 'Skegee Spotlight shines on 1998 alumnus Robert Constant, author of the children's book "Hey Tuskegee!"
Pageants lead to the crowing of Miss and Mister Tuskegee University for the 2018-19 academic year.
Commemorating the 1997 Presidential Apology for the U.S. Public Health Service Syphilis Study at Tuskegee will serve as a capstone for this week’s 7th Annual Public Health Ethics Intensive Course.
Our weekly "Skegee Spotlight" shines on Asia Woodson of the Office of Student Financial Aid
The Tuskegee University Board of Trustees elected three new members at its annual meeting held on campus March 15 – 17. The new members were elected to three year terms
Following its Founder’s Day Convocation on Sunday, April 8, Tuskegee University will memorialize famed American literary and jazz critic — and 1939 alumnus — Albert Murray
Tuskegee addresses recent misperceptions about its veterinary surgical policies
Alumni from around the country will return to Tuskegee University the weekend of Apr. 6-8 to celebrate the rich heritage and history for which the university is renowned.
The chair of the board of trustees and senior university leadership provide the Tuskegee community with a joint update on various administrative topics.
The Tuskegee University student body recently elected new Student Government Association officers for the 2018-19 academic year. Incoming SGA president Kieauna Strickland,
Terms like “quality enhancement plan” and “QEP” are probably new to most in the Tuskegee community. But, to Tuskegee University, they represent a deeper focus
Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., one of the most well-known architects of our nation’s civil rights movement, brought a message of empowerment and engaged citizenship
The Beta Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. has honored Tuskegee University’s Kimberly Pointer with its New Soror of the Year Award.
Tuskegee University’s Golden Voices Concert Choir will spend the university’s spring break week on an 11-stop tour beginning in Canada and the Great Lakes area
Building on the flurry of #Tuskegee_RYS18 hashtags shared during the nomination phase of the 2018 “Retool Your School” grant competition, Tuskegee now goes into Round 2
You may not know Lonnie G. Johnson by name, but chances are if you have been soaked by a high-powered water gun in the past decade, you have Johnson to thank.
High school students with a passion for veterinary medicine will soon have the opportunity to get first-hand knowledge as to what it takes to become a veterinarian.
Tuskegee University today released its 2018 football schedule featuring seven Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) opponents and one Division I Football Subdivision (FCS) opponent for the upcoming season.
Tuskegee’s Design+Construction Management Exposition seeks to strengthen relationships between instruction, students’ career
Tuskegee University’s Honda Campus All-Star Challenge team proves they have a place in its success competing in America’s premier quiz bowl for top HBCU students.
At upcoming annual spring symposium on April 20, Tuskegee University’s School of Nursing and Allied Health suggests treating the mind, body and spirit requires a healthy
Henrietta Lacks may be a foreign name to most people, but her “HeLa” cells are central to many medical discoveries and bioethics laws.
The Tuskegee University family as well as the veterinary medical profession and the public health community lost a trailblazer and respected academician - Dr. Saul T. Wilson, Jr.
Tuskegee University seeks to claim another campus-improvement grant offered by The Home Depot’s annual “Retool Your School” program.
The Accreditation Council on Education, Nutrition and Dietetics recently fully reaccredited Tuskegee University’s Didactic Program in Dietetics.
An $8.5 million National Institutes of Health grant will enable Tuskegee University researchers to improve our understanding of why diseases affect minority populations
Tuskegee University has appointed William D. Ritter, executive and senior vice president of Fortune 500 Regions Bank, as a member of the university’s Board of Trustees.
Reigning Miss Tuskegee Jessica Lillian Dedeaux is one of 20 students recognized internationally as being among “Tomorrow’s Technology Leaders: The 20 Twenties.”
Lectures, forums and other programs on the campus of Tuskegee University throughout February will mark the university’s annual observance of Black History Month.
The 19th annual George Washington Carver Convocation on Friday, Jan. 26 will honor the innovative and creative spirit of one of the nation’s most prolific agricultural researchers.
A Global Education Fair on Wednesday, Jan. 31, will equip Tuskegee University students with all they need to know about upcoming study abroad opportunities
The Tuskegee University Marching Crimson Pipers Band is heading south to St. Petersburg, Florida, to participate in the city’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade
Tuskegee University students who wish to pursue a law degree will have the chance on Tuesday, Jan. 30, to speak with representatives from law schools from throughout the U.S.
A National Endowment for the Humanities grant totaling nearly $100,000 will help establish a new, multidisciplinary African-American studies program at Tuskegee
Tuskegee University has appointed nursing education veteran Dr. Constance Smith Hendricks as its new dean of the School of Nursing and Allied Health, effective Jan. 2, 2018.
Tuskegee University announces the appointment of Harold “Kippy” Tate — a two-time Tuskegee graduate — as its new vice president for facilities and construction.
Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 15, marks both King’s actual birthdate and the traditional start of the university’s annual “Faith Week.”
Warren Duncan of Tuskegee University’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts is among appointments by Gov. Kay Ivey to the Alabama State Council on the Arts.
The College of Veterinary Medicine host third annual “Toy Drive for Tots” at the George Washington Carver Elementary School
In his new role as dean of students, Mandrake Miller will provide leadership in promoting student academic success, student personal and professional development, and enhancing the overall quality of campus life.
A new endowed scholarship benefiting Tuskegee University students also expands an enduring university legacy spanning three generations of the Griffin family of Milledgeville, Georgia.
A pair of Tuskegee upperclassmen were among the 90 students nationally to take on the "Big Apple" to explore career opportunities in the technology, media and entertainment fields.
Students’ hands-on homework offers systemic benefits for local organizations
Five Tuskegee University students majoring in sales and marketing participated in the third annual Sales and Marketing Conference, hosted by National Sales Network.
Internationally renowned singer-songwriter and 1974 Tuskegee graduate Lionel Richie was among this year's artists honored by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts with its 2017 Kennedy Center Honors.
Tuskegee University’s annual Christmas Concert on Sunday, Dec. 3 will feature the musical talents of students and faculty, as well as special guest and world-renowned operatic bass-baritone Dr. Simon Estes.
To mark their transition to the clinical phase of Tuskegee's veterinary medicine program, Class of 2019 members received their white coats on Nov. 6
Tuskegee's own -- "The Fly Jock" -- named "Man of the Year" -- by the National Council of Negro Women.
This year's class of 19 ROTC Hall of Fame inductees represents more than 560 years of combined military experience in service to our country.
Support from alumni and donors on Tuesday, Nov. 28 could have a significant impact on spaces where students live, learn and conduct research.
Two of Tuskegee University’s own were recognized recently by the National Association of HBCU Title III Administrators Inc. (HBCUT3A) for their leadership and academic achievements.
University professors welcome summer break, but for most professors, a break from teaching does not mean a break from learning.
The Chevron Corporation’s vision includes a focus on partnerships, and ongoing philanthropic support of Tuskegee University through a recent donation of $225,000
In Saturday's SIAC West Division battle with Miles College, Strength and Conditioning Coach Andre Brunson had been thinking of ideas all week long
Two Tuskegee University undergraduates were among the 10 students participating in a week-long Coca-Cola UNITED Central Region internship at the company’s offices.
Led by Major General Harry E. Miller Jr., representatives of the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency will be on campus the afternoon of Thursday, Nov. 2 to recruit students
During her Charter Day/Homecoming Convocation keynote address, Dr. Makeecha Reed-Crawford, a 2001 Tuskegee graduate now practicing family medicine
During the summer of 2017, three students in Tuskegee University’s College of Engineering were part of the comprehensive Apple HBCU Scholars Program
Family, friends and former colleagues of the late Jock M. Smith gathered with university and community leaders on Oct. 25 to dedicate his former law office
To provide alumni and donors with more opportunities to make a charitable gift, Tuskegee University has launched its first-ever crowdfunding campaign.
Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council has named Dr. Irving W. McConnell, a two-time Tuskegee graduate one if its 2017 Top 100 MBE® winners.
In a first-of-its-kind agreement for both institutions, the University of Redlands and Tuskegee University have partnered to provide expanded opportunities
TU College of Veterinary Medicine will host former child television star Dr. Danielle Spencer, who earned her doctorate in veterinary medicine from Tuskegee
At its 92nd Annual Scholarship Convocation on Oct. 8, Tuskegee University honored Aubrey and Suzanne Johnson with its Parents of the Year Award.
On Saturday, Oct. 21, the College of Veterinary Medicine invites area pet owners to bring their pets to its Small-Animal Health Fair to ensure their pets are healthy
Tuskegee University’s homecoming festivities on Saturday, Oct. 28 will serve as a focal point for a week of activities that begin on Sunday, Oct. 22
Tuskegee University’s Board of Trustees has officially launched the university’s search for its eighth president by creating a 15-member search committee
A recent $300,000 pilot grant from the National Science Foundation will enhance Tuskegee University’s outreach to Alabama’s Black Belt and cultivating interest in STEM
Krystal Floyd, who previously supported fundraising programs at Tuskegee University, has returned to serve as the university’s development director.
Dr. Vivian Carter, associate professor and chair of Tuskegee University’s Department of Psychology and Sociology, has been honored by the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
On Thursday, Oct. 5, Tuskegee students can travel the world in a day by learning about study abroad opportunities and celebrate the university’s rich cultural diversity
Tuskegee remains one of the nation’s and region’s best historically black universities, according to national rankings released September 12 by U.S. News & World Report.
The School of Architecture and Construction Science launched a new partnership with internationally recognized architecture and design firm Perkins+Will.
A National Science Foundation grant valued at nearly $300,000 promises to help advance Tuskegee University’s strategic priorities to enhance student success in STEM programs
Tuskegee University has received a generous estate gift valued at $1.59 million — the largest planned gift received by the university to date — from 1943 Tuskegee University graduate Dr. Orlando Lawrence Clark.
For the first time in Tuskegee University’s history, its Construction Science and Management program is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education
Monday, Aug. 21 may have started with Tuskegee University students staring into textbooks on the first day of fall semester classes, but by early afternoon, many were staring into the sky
A. Zachary Faison, Tuskegee University’s general counsel and vice president for external affairs, is among this year’s Class of 2017 protégés for the Millennium Leadership Initiative Institute.
Tuskegee University has appointed Dr. Kai S. Koong as dean of the Andrew F. Brimmer College of Business and Information Science at Tuskegee University.
The Tuskegee University Department of Athletics is pleased to announce its latest inductees that will be a part of the 2017 Tuskegee University Athletics Hall of Fame. These selected individuals will be recognized
Patrick Mardis, Tuskegee University’s director of public safety, has been appointed by the Alabama Association of Chiefs of Police as its sergeant at arms
Tuskegee University has received a five-year, $2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to prepare undergraduate students for careers in materials science engineering.
Students from across the U.S. recently completed a seven-week program, hosted by Tuskegee University’s College of Veterinary Medicine
Kwesi Daniels, a 2002 graduate of Tuskegee University, has been selected to head the university’s Department of Architecture in the Robert R. Taylor School of Architecture and Construction Science.
A new partnership between Tuskegee University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and the University of North Carolina Pembroke will launch a pathway program
Tuskegee University will confer 82 degrees to its newest graduates during its summer commencement exercises on Friday, July 28. The ceremony is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.
A two-year renewable grant from the U.S. Department of Defense will enable Tuskegee University to conduct historical and genealogical research on unaccounted for, or “missing,” Tuskegee Airmen.
Governor Kay Ivey recently appointed two new members to the Tuskegee University Board of Trustees: Henry Wesley Davis III of the Alabama Medicaid Agency and Sylvester Hester of Global Automotive Alliance Manufacturing
Tuskegee University is pleased to announce that Dr. Sharron Taylor Burnett has assumed responsibilities as the university’s chief financial officer
Floyd Griffin of Milledgeville, Georgia, a 1966 Tuskegee University graduate and current member of the university’s Board of Trustees,
Dr. Tejinder S. Sara, a Tuskegee University faculty member and administrator for more than 43 years, has been appointed by the university’s leadership as its provost.
Watch the video as Coach Willie Slater is introduced as the new Director of Athletics at Tuskegee University
The family of Tuskegee University’s first chaplain, Rev. John W. Whittaker, will host a public chapel service
Tuskegee selected as site for ICRPS’ 2018 summer institute
Tuskegee University has appointed Willie Slater as the institution’s athletics director, effective July 1. Slater, who has nearly 40 years athletics and coaching experience
Tuskegee University’s team joined teams from more than 80 other universities to compete
Three-year grant to expand student enrollment, retention in STEM disciplines
Tuskegee University women's basketball team released their schedule for the 2017-18 season
In June, Tuskegee University welcomed two new members to its Board of Trustees
SACSCOC announced it has lifted the warning status previously placed on Tuskegee University
Tuskegee University trustees hosted a town hall meeting of faculty, staff, students and alumni
Dr. Brian L. Johnson will conclude his service as the university’s president on June 30, 2017
Two OT students in Tuskegee University’s School of Nursing and Allied Health recently were selected
A recent gift from the estate of 1956 TU alumna Velma L. Blackwell will create a memorial endowment
Tuskegee University students receive charge from both commencement and baccalaureate speakers
The university received the “Retool Your School” grant during a live-streamed event hosted by The Home Depot
College of Veterinary Medicine bid farewell to 66 graduates during its inaugural commencement
Each of the week’s commencement events will provide graduates with additional perspectives of the career field
Tuskegee University has hired public relations veteran Michael Tullier, APR as senior director of communications
The College of Agriculture, Environment and Nutrition Sciences has been awarded a competitive USDA/NIFA grant
ESPN President John Skipper will share his perspectives during the university’s Spring Commencement
Tuskegee University will be hosting the 2017 STEM Drone Summer Academy from July 5th – 28th
Tuskegee University has been awarded a $700,000 collaborative grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF)
TU College of Veterinary Medicine (TUCVM) will hold its first separate graduation ceremony on May 6, 2017.
The Tuskegee University Board of Trustees unanimously approved the university’s strategic plan
Seeking to bring on new board members with a wide variety of experiences that would be beneficial to Tuskegee University,
The Book Discussion centered on a compelling memoir by Bryan Stevenson called "Just Mercy."
Tuskegee University, 2-time National Champion, will go head to head with fellow HBCUs
Tuskegee University is pleased to announce the completion of the 10-year Campus Master Plan. The Master Plan was approved by the Board of Trustees at its annual spring meeting.
Tuskegee University researchers in the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) have a major accomplishment
Three TU students have become Fulbright semi-finalists and are step away from attaining a grant to continue academic pursuits abroad.
The Voices for Our Fathers Legacy Foundation and the National Bioethics Center at Tuskegee University will sponsor a Community Day
Hundreds of prospective students and their families converged on Tuskegee University to get an up close and personal look
Dr. William R. Harvey, President of Hampton University, will provide the keynote address at Annual Founder's Day
Riptide Bioscience of Vallejo, Calif., awarded Tuskegee University $186,615 to support doctoral students in cancer research. Dr. Channa Prakash, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, welcomed this very generous gift from Riptide Bioscience.
The Tuskegee University Lyceum Series will feature the nationally acclaimed ALIEY II on campus on March 19, 2017.
The medal honors the legacy of George Washington Carver, who began his academic career at Simpson. The Carver Medal was first awarded in 2008 to recipients such as the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Shirley Chisholm, and Clarence Page.
Tuskegee University received approval of its substantive change proposal for online degree programs by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges SACSCOC.
Tuskegee University held a campus celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday to announce the completion of the newly invigorated Tennis Courts that were in disrepair.
Tuskegee University held its Martin Luther King Day Observance on Monday.
The Tuskegee University Faith Week 2017 will offer the local and national community an interactive opportunity to take a critical look at the meaning of Faith in a world of racism, poverty, climate change, militarism, sexism, xenophobia and religious intolerance in America and around the world.
Tuskegee University researchers have discovered a new method that can be used to suspend tiny particles of cellulose in an organic solvent that is commonly used in the plastic industry.
Tuskegee University is at the forefront of a national movement to bring Computer Science Education at the K-12 level.
For the third consecutive year, Tuskegee University has earned recognition as one of Forbes magazine’s “America’s Top Colleges.”
Best Colleges.com has ranked Tuskegee University’s newly launched online programs the best in the state
For the fifth year, Tuskegee University has earned recognition for its exceptional academics and stellar record of student success. U.S. News & World Report again named Tuskegee as a top HBCU
For the fifth consecutive year, Tuskegee University is among the top baccalaureate colleges in the country. Washington Monthly has recently released their annual college guide and Tuskegee is No. 2
The United States patent office has issued Tuskegee University engineering researcher, Dr. Heshmat Aglan, Interim Dean, College of Engineering and Professor, United States Patent no: 9,034,426 B2 for the invention
College Choice has published its 2015 rankings of U.S. Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Tuskegee University tops the list. The publication named the institution No. 1 among the nation’s top
A new Tuskegee University patent aims to make the meat production industry more environmentally friendly and economical. Researchers in the College of Agriculture, Environment and Nutrition Sciences invented a new livestock feed
In Alabama alone, more than 1 billion chickens were produced in 2010
Tuskegee University has again earned recognition by U.S. News & World Report. Tuskegee ranks No. 6 among historically black colleges and universities that have the highest average freshman retention rates
Diverse: Issues In Higher Education has ranked Tuskegee University among the top 100 institutions for granting undergraduate and graduate degrees to minorities. Tuskegee took top spots for several degree areas
For the fourth year, Tuskegee University has earned recognition as a top historically black college and/or university by U.S. News & World Report and its Best Colleges guide.
For the fourth consecutive year, Tuskegee University is among the top baccalaureate colleges in the country. Washington Monthly has recently released their annual college guide and Tuskegee is No. 2
For the third consecutive year, Tuskegee University has garnered a top spot on Washington Monthly’s ranking list for baccalaureate colleges. Out of 350 colleges and universities, Tuskegee was ranked No. 2
The Golden Tigers Football team made history Sunday night, and will live to fight for another day. The NCAA announced that Tuskegee will travel to Florence, Ala. to play the Lions of North Alabama
Washington Monthly, a non-profit publication that focuses on U.S. government and politics, named Tuskegee University No. 1 in its national ranking
Forbes, a leading financial and business publication, recently released its list of top colleges in the U.S., representing the top 20 percent of all undergraduate institutions.
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine has listed Tuskegee University among the top 100 baccalaureate-degree-producers of minority and African-American students in the nation.