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Dr. Walter Hill, Dean, CAENS, welcome Attendees during the 2019 IFTSA SE Regional Meeting & College Bowl, Hosted by the Department, FNS, April 5-6.
Dr. Walter Hill, Dean, CAENS, welcome Attendees during the 2019 Institute of Food Technologists Students
Association (IFTSA), Southeast Regional Meeting & College Bowl, hosted by the Department, FNS, April 5-6.

The Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences offers Bachelors of Science (B.S.) degrees in Food Science, Nutritional Science, Didactic Program in Dietetics, Public Health Nutrition, and dual degrees in Food Science & Biology or in Nutritional Science & Biology.  The Department also offers thesis and non-thesis Masters of Science (M.S.) degrees in Food Science or Nutritional Science and is part of the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in Integrative Biosciences (IBS).

B.S. Degree Options
Food Science Nutritional Science
Didactic Program in Dietetics Public Health Nutrition
Food Science & Biology Nutritional Science & Biology

 M.S. Research Areas
Food Safety
Food Product Development
Nutritional  Biochemistry
Community Nutrition
 
Vision                      Mission
The Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences is to educate highly competent professionals of all nationalities pursuing career paths or graduate school at either the M.S. or Ph.D. level.

Our mission is to prepare students as professionals within the global economy with adquate knowledge, skills and competencies in food and nutritional sciences through hands-on research and experiential learning opportunities, updated curricula, unique programs and internationally inclusive course content.


News/Events/Links 

P. Greenwood, L. Odum and T. Hatcher Won 2nd Place in 2019 IFT SE Section Food Product Development Competition
P. Greenwood, L. Odum and T. Hatcher
(L-R) Won 2nd Place  in the 2019 SEIFT 
Food Product Development, Clemson, SC
K. Davis and J. Jones Won 2nd Place in Graduate Poster Competition during 2019 IFT SE Section Spring Meeting, Clemson, SC
K. Davis (L) and J. Jones (R) Won 2nd Place in
Graduate Poster Competition during
2019 SEIFT Spring Meeting, Clemson, SC
K. Smith and P. Greenwood received Students Leadership Awards during the 2019 SEIFT Spring Meeting, Clemson, SC
K. Smith (L) and P. Greenwood (R) received
Students Leadership Awards during the
2019 SEIFT  Students Recognition, Clemson, SC

  

FNS News/Events Other Related Links
  • The FNS 2019 Food Product Development Team (Peyton Greenwood, Lauren Odum and Tracy Hatcher) won 2nd place during the IFT Southeast Section (SEIFT) Spring Meeting and Students Recognition.  Keniya Davis and Julian Jones also won 2nd place in the Graduate Poster competition.  Peyton Greenwood and Kalice Smith received Student Leadership awards.  The event was held in Clemson University, SC, on April 11, 2019. 
  • The Department of FNS hosted the Southeast Institute of Food Technologists Student Association’s (IFTSA) Area Meeting and Regional College Bowl Competition on April 5-6, 2019 at Tuskegee UniversityMore details ...
  • FNS Students Fall Welcome Reception was held on October 11, 2018.
  • FNS Advisory Board (FNSAB) had a Site Visit at Tuskegee University on October 4, 2018.  Students also presented Summer Internships Experience, during the visit.                       
  • Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo (FNCE2019) will be held in Philadelphia, PA, on October 26-29.
  • IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo (IFT19) was on June 2-5, 2019 at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center New Orleans, LA.  FEED YOUR FUTURE.
  • WORLD FOOD DAY: October 16, 2019.
    "OUR ACTIONS ARE OUR FUTURE" 
    HEALTHY DIETS for A #ZeroHunger world.

Past Events/Links

  • An FNS Faculty/Staff/Students group attended the Institute of Food Technologists South Eastern Section (SEIFT) Fall Meeting and Chick-Fil-A Backstage Tour at The Chick-Fil-A Support Center, Atlanta, GA, on September 21, 2018.

  • Drs. A Bovell-Benjamin & N. Dawkins, Tuskegee University, were recognized for Outstanding Section Volunteerism.  South Eastern IFT Section was recognized as a Sections of Merit for 2017–2018
  • 2018 FNS FPD Team: L to R; L. Odum, T. Hatcher, A. Hodge, P. Greenwood, A. Smith and L. Franklin won 2nd place at the 2018 IFT SE Section Student Product Development Competition & Recognition at Auburn University, AL, on April 5th. 

  • FNS Food Science Program was re-approved for another 5 years (2017-2022) by the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Higher Education Review Board (HERB).  
  • Asmera Smith, Food Science student, Won 1st Place in the Undergraduate Research Oral Presentation at the Tuskegee University Joint Annual Research Symposium (JARS 2018) held on March 16.  

  • Some FNS faculty, staff and students attended the IFT SE Section Food Industry Expo at Cobb Galleria Center, Atlanta, GA, on February 6, 2018.   

  • The 2nd 2017 Advisory Board (FNSAB) annual meeting/site visit was held on October 19-20 at Tuskegee.

  • 2017 FNS Students Annual Reception was held on September 28.

  • FNS 2017 Food Product Development Team.  L to R: A. Robinson, L. Franklin, A. Barboza, J. Gates & C. Greer, Placed 3rd at
    IFT South Eastern Section (SEIFT) Students Recognition and Competition in Huntsville, AL on April 11.  

  • FNS participation at the Southeast IFT Food Industry Expo, Cobb Galleria Center, Atlanta, GA, February 7, 2017. 

  • WORLD FOOD DAY: Sunday October 16, 2016.  "Climate is changing. Food and Agriculture must too".

  • FNS Student Annual Reception was held on September 15, 2016.

  • FNS students (Imena Ezell, Lauriel Stewart, Nemuel Bonner, James Vinson and Chelsea Greer) Won 2nd Place in Product Development of Beverages Competition during the South Eastern Section IFT Spring Meeting on April 11, 2016 at University of Georgia, Griffin.  Azziza Robinson (Undergraduate) and Pricilla Ayine (Graduate) were acknowledged in the Student Leadership Recognition.  

Related Professional Societies/Associations/Organizations/Agencies

 

Tuskegee Ranked Among Nation’s Top Producers Of African-American Baccalaureates In Agriculture, Biological Sciences

November 11, 2010

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.

 

Forbes ranks Tuskegee among top 20 percent of colleges nationwide, eighth in Alabama

August 08, 2011

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.

 

Tuskegee University tops Washington Monthly’s education ranking list

August 29, 2011

Washington Monthly, a non-profit publication that focuses on U.S. government and politics, named Tuskegee University No. 1 in its national ranking

 

Football team to make historic appearance in NCAA II playoffs

November 18, 2012

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

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tuskegee ranked No. 2 among baccalaureate colleges, No. 1 in research expenditures

August 28, 2013

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

 

Tuskegee again ranked No. 2 baccalaureate college in nation

August 26, 2014

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

 

Tuskegee now No. 9 among Southern colleges, remains No. 5 among HBCUs

September 09, 2014

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.

 

Tuskegee No. 1 in producing minority agriculture and veterinary graduates

October 09, 2014

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

 

Tuskegee ranks among HBCUs with high freshman return rates

January 06, 2015

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

Tuskegee University patent can make producing chickens more environmentally friendly
 

Tuskegee University patent can make producing chickens more environmentally friendly

April 08, 2015

In Alabama alone, more than 1 billion chickens were produced in 2010

Patent could help produce more flavorful meat that is better for the environment
 

Patent could help produce more flavorful meat that is better for the environment

April 08, 2015

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

 

Tuskegee University ranked No. 1 HBCU, No. 6 in Alabama for salary potential

May 20, 2015

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

Tuskegee University patents unique new nanostructured thermoplastic-based thin film
 

Tuskegee University patents unique new nanostructured thermoplastic-based thin film

July 13, 2015

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

 

Tuskegee University ranked No. 2 baccalaureate college in nation, No. 1 in research

August 24, 2015

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

 

Tuskegee in Top 10 among nation’s HBCUs and Southern colleges

September 09, 2015

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

 

Tuskegee University online programs named No. 1 in Alabama

May 09, 2016

Best Colleges.com has ranked Tuskegee University’s newly launched online programs the best in the state

 

Forbes magazine ranks Tuskegee as one of the top universities in nation

July 07, 2016

For the third consecutive year, Tuskegee University has earned recognition as one of Forbes magazine’s “America’s Top Colleges.”

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tuskegee University leads $1 million partnership initiative to establish computer science education in the Alabama Black Belt

October 13, 2016

Tuskegee University is at the forefront of a national movement to bring Computer Science Education at the K-12 level.

University researchers make new discovery in plastics
 

University researchers make new discovery in plastics

December 05, 2016

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 to celebrate Faith Week 2017
ANNOUNCEMENTS

Tuskegee University to celebrate Faith Week 2017

December 06, 2016

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.

Roland Martin to MLK audience - What are you prepared to do
 

Roland Martin to MLK audience - What are you prepared to do

January 17, 2017

Tuskegee University held its Martin Luther King Day Observance on Monday.

Tuskegee holds ribbon-cutting thanks to grant from The Home Depot
 

Tuskegee holds ribbon-cutting thanks to grant from The Home Depot

January 25, 2017

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.

 SACSCOC Approves Tuskegee’s Online Degree Programs
ANNOUNCEMENTS

SACSCOC Approves Tuskegee’s Online Degree Programs

February 08, 2017

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.

President Johnson receives the Carver Medal from Simpson College
 

President Johnson receives the Carver Medal from Simpson College

March 08, 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 Lyceum Series welcomes AILEY II to the stage
 

Tuskegee Lyceum Series welcomes AILEY II to the stage

March 09, 2017

The Tuskegee University Lyceum Series will feature the nationally acclaimed ALIEY II on campus on March 19, 2017.

Tuskegee University Receives $186K to Support Innovative Research
 

Tuskegee University Receives $186K to Support Innovative Research

March 10, 2017

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.

Hampton President Harvey to deliver Founder
 

Hampton President Harvey to deliver Founder's Day address and receive honorary doctorate

March 13, 2017

Dr. William R. Harvey, President of Hampton University, will provide the keynote address at Annual Founder's Day

20th Anniversary of U.S. Presidential National Apology for USPHS Syphilis Study
 

20th Anniversary of U.S. Presidential National Apology for USPHS Syphilis Study

March 27, 2017

The Voices for Our Fathers Legacy Foundation and the National Bioethics Center at Tuskegee University will sponsor a Community Day

Three Tuskegee University Students Named Fulbright Semi-Finalists, Contend for Prestigious Award
 

Three Tuskegee University Students Named Fulbright Semi-Finalists, Contend for Prestigious Award

March 29, 2017

Three TU students have become Fulbright semi-finalists and are step away from attaining a grant to continue academic pursuits abroad.

U.S. Patent issued to Tuskegee University researchers for more accurate detection of viable microbes
 

U.S. Patent issued to Tuskegee University researchers for more accurate detection of viable microbes

March 30, 2017

Tuskegee University researchers in the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) have a major accomplishment

Board of Trustees approves 10-year master plan
 

Board of Trustees approves 10-year master plan

March 30, 2017

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 Prepares to Compete at Honda Campus All-Star Challenge National Championship
 

Tuskegee Prepares to Compete at Honda Campus All-Star Challenge National Championship

March 30, 2017

Tuskegee University, 2-time National Champion, will go head to head with fellow HBCUs

Book Discussion draws light from panel
 

Book Discussion draws light from panel

March 30, 2017

The Book Discussion centered on a compelling memoir by Bryan Stevenson called "Just Mercy."

Tuskegee University elects three new trustees
 

Tuskegee University elects three new trustees

March 31, 2017

Seeking to bring on new board members with a wide variety of experiences that would be beneficial to Tuskegee University,

 Tuskegee University Board of Trustees unanimously approves 2015-2020 Strategic Plan
 

Tuskegee University Board of Trustees unanimously approves 2015-2020 Strategic Plan

April 02, 2017

The Tuskegee University Board of Trustees unanimously approved the university’s strategic plan

College of Veterinary Medicine to hold inaugural graduation ceremony
 

College of Veterinary Medicine to hold inaugural graduation ceremony

April 13, 2017

TU College of Veterinary Medicine (TUCVM) will hold its first separate graduation ceremony on May 6, 2017.

Tuskegee University awarded $700,000 from NSF to enhance STEM education
 

Tuskegee University awarded $700,000 from NSF to enhance STEM education

April 15, 2017

Tuskegee University has been awarded a $700,000 collaborative grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF)

Tuskegee University offers the 2017 Drone Summer Academy
 

Tuskegee University offers the 2017 Drone Summer Academy

April 19, 2017

Tuskegee University will be hosting the 2017 STEM Drone Summer Academy from July 5th – 28th

ESPN President John Skipper to address Tuskegee University Spring Commencement
 

ESPN President John Skipper to address Tuskegee University Spring Commencement

April 25, 2017

ESPN President John Skipper will share his perspectives during the university’s Spring Commencement

Tuskegee University receives $2M grant from USDA/NIFA to enhance organic farming
 

Tuskegee University receives $2M grant from USDA/NIFA to enhance organic farming

May 02, 2017

The College of Agriculture, Environment and Nutrition Sciences has been awarded a competitive USDA/NIFA grant

Tullier tapped to lead communications, marketing for Tuskegee University
 

Tullier tapped to lead communications, marketing for Tuskegee University

May 04, 2017

Tuskegee University has hired public relations veteran Michael Tullier, APR as senior director of communications

Commencement event speakers promise students wealth of perspective, experience
 

Commencement event speakers promise students wealth of perspective, experience

May 08, 2017

Each of the week’s commencement events will provide graduates with additional perspectives of the career field

Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine salutes 66 graduates at inaugural commencement
 

Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine salutes 66 graduates at inaugural commencement

May 09, 2017

College of Veterinary Medicine bid farewell to 66 graduates during its inaugural commencement

Tuskegee University receives $40,000 Home Depot ‘Retool Your School’ grant
 

Tuskegee University receives $40,000 Home Depot ‘Retool Your School’ grant

May 17, 2017

The university received the “Retool Your School” grant during a live-streamed event hosted by The Home Depot

Skipper, Price emphasize graduates’ trajectory during spring commencement events
 

Skipper, Price emphasize graduates’ trajectory during spring commencement events

May 18, 2017

Tuskegee University students receive charge from both commencement and baccalaureate speakers

Estate gift memorializes Blackwell’s love of music
 

Estate gift memorializes Blackwell’s love of music

May 23, 2017

A recent gift from the estate of 1956 TU alumna Velma L. Blackwell will create a memorial endowment

Tuskegee students again selected as Alabama Schweitzer Fellows
 

Tuskegee students again selected as Alabama Schweitzer Fellows

May 25, 2017

Two OT students in Tuskegee University’s School of Nursing and Allied Health recently were selected

Trustees’ statement regarding changes in university leadership
 

Trustees’ statement regarding changes in university leadership

June 01, 2017

Dr. Brian L. Johnson will conclude his service as the university’s president on June 30, 2017

Town hall introduces Morris as interim president, outlines plans for TU presidency
 

Town hall introduces Morris as interim president, outlines plans for TU presidency

June 09, 2017

Tuskegee University trustees hosted a town hall meeting of faculty, staff, students and alumni

SACSCOC removes all warnings from Tuskegee University
 

SACSCOC removes all warnings from Tuskegee University

June 16, 2017

SACSCOC announced it has lifted the warning status previously placed on Tuskegee University

Tremaglio, Tipton selected as Tuskegee University trustees
 

Tremaglio, Tipton selected as Tuskegee University trustees

June 19, 2017

In June, Tuskegee University welcomed two new members to its Board of Trustees

Tuskegee Women
 

Tuskegee Women's Basketball releases 2017-18 Schedule

June 22, 2017

Tuskegee University women's basketball team released their schedule for the 2017-18 season

Tuskegee University benefits from new Intel grant program
 

Tuskegee University benefits from new Intel grant program

June 27, 2017

Three-year grant to expand student enrollment, retention in STEM disciplines

Students expand entrepreneurial skills, networking during national Enactus competition
 

Students expand entrepreneurial skills, networking during national Enactus competition

June 29, 2017

Tuskegee University’s team joined teams from more than 80 other universities to compete

Tuskegee University appoints Slater as athletics director
 

Tuskegee University appoints Slater as athletics director

July 03, 2017

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

Student-faculty team go international to address food insecurity policies
 

Student-faculty team go international to address food insecurity policies

July 06, 2017

Tuskegee selected as site for ICRPS’ 2018 summer institute

Chapel service to honor Tuskegee University’s first chaplain
 

Chapel service to honor Tuskegee University’s first chaplain

July 07, 2017

The family of Tuskegee University’s first chaplain, Rev. John W. Whittaker, will host a public chapel service

Willie Slater introduced as new Director of Athletics
 

Willie Slater introduced as new Director of Athletics

July 10, 2017

Watch the video as Coach Willie Slater is introduced as the new Director of Athletics at Tuskegee University

Sara begins tenure as Tuskegee University provost
 

Sara begins tenure as Tuskegee University provost

July 11, 2017

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.

Griffin ’66 donates personal papers to hometown library
 

Griffin ’66 donates personal papers to hometown library

July 13, 2017

Floyd Griffin of Milledgeville, Georgia, a 1966 Tuskegee University graduate and current member of the university’s Board of Trustees,

Burnett hired as CFO
 

Burnett hired as CFO

July 14, 2017

Tuskegee University is pleased to announce that Dr. Sharron Taylor Burnett has assumed responsibilities as the university’s chief financial officer

Davis, Hester appointed as Tuskegee University trustees
 

Davis, Hester appointed as Tuskegee University trustees

July 15, 2017

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

Defense Department grant will aid in researching missing Tuskegee Airmen
 

Defense Department grant will aid in researching missing Tuskegee Airmen

July 20, 2017

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.

Tuskegee University presenting 82 degrees during summer commencement exercises
 

Tuskegee University presenting 82 degrees during summer commencement exercises

July 25, 2017

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.

Vet Med partnership with UNC Pembroke to strengthen industry workforce, diversity
 

Vet Med partnership with UNC Pembroke to strengthen industry workforce, diversity

July 31, 2017

A new partnership between Tuskegee University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and the University of North Carolina Pembroke will launch a pathway program

Daniels selected as head of architecture department
 

Daniels selected as head of architecture department

August 01, 2017

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.

Summer enrichment program prepares students for Tuskegee veterinary curriculum
 

Summer enrichment program prepares students for Tuskegee veterinary curriculum

August 02, 2017

Students from across the U.S. recently completed a seven-week program, hosted by Tuskegee University’s College of Veterinary Medicine

$2 million NSF grant to help Tuskegee prepare future material scientists
 

$2 million NSF grant to help Tuskegee prepare future material scientists

August 07, 2017

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.

Tuskegee’s Mardis appointed to state law enforcement executive board
 

Tuskegee’s Mardis appointed to state law enforcement executive board

August 08, 2017

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 Athletic Hall of Fame announces 2017 Inductees
 

Tuskegee Athletic Hall of Fame announces 2017 Inductees

August 11, 2017

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

Tuskegee University names Koong as business dean
 

Tuskegee University names Koong as business dean

August 17, 2017

Tuskegee University has appointed Dr. Kai S. Koong as dean of the Andrew F. Brimmer College of Business and Information Science at Tuskegee University.

Faison selected for Millennium Leadership Initiative Institute
 

Faison selected for Millennium Leadership Initiative Institute

August 18, 2017

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 students experience solar eclipse
 

Tuskegee students experience solar eclipse

August 22, 2017

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

Construction Science and Management program receives first-ever accreditation
 

Construction Science and Management program receives first-ever accreditation

August 24, 2017

For the first time in Tuskegee University’s history, its Construction Science and Management program is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education

Tuskegee receives largest estate gift in university’s history
 

Tuskegee receives largest estate gift in university’s history

August 28, 2017

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.

NSF grant to ‘flip’ classroom, online teaching approaches at Tuskegee
 

NSF grant to ‘flip’ classroom, online teaching approaches at Tuskegee

September 05, 2017

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 announces annual visiting scholar partnership with Perkins+Will
 

Tuskegee University announces annual visiting scholar partnership with Perkins+Will

September 07, 2017

The School of Architecture and Construction Science launched a new partnership with internationally recognized architecture and design firm Perkins+Will.

U.S. News continues to rank Tuskegee University as a top HBCU regionally, nationally
 

U.S. News continues to rank Tuskegee University as a top HBCU regionally, nationally

September 13, 2017

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.

Rescheduled Global Education Fair to promote impact of international educational opportunities
 

Rescheduled Global Education Fair to promote impact of international educational opportunities

September 15, 2017

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’s Carter honored by Delta Sigma Theta
 

Tuskegee’s Carter honored by Delta Sigma Theta

September 15, 2017

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

Floyd joins Tuskegee’s expanding development office
 

Floyd joins Tuskegee’s expanding development office

October 16, 2017

Krystal Floyd, who previously supported fundraising programs at Tuskegee University, has returned to serve as the university’s development director.

Tuskegee to create blueprint for computer science education through NSF grant
 

Tuskegee to create blueprint for computer science education through NSF grant

October 17, 2017

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

Tuskegee University launches presidential search
 

Tuskegee University launches presidential search

October 18, 2017

Tuskegee University’s Board of Trustees has officially launched the university’s search for its eighth president by creating a 15-member search committee

Tuskegee University releases homecoming week details
 

Tuskegee University releases homecoming week details

October 18, 2017

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 to host Small-Animal Health Fair on Oct. 21
 

Tuskegee University to host Small-Animal Health Fair on Oct. 21

October 19, 2017

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

Albuquerque couple honored as Tuskegee’s Parents of the Year
 

Albuquerque couple honored as Tuskegee’s Parents of the Year

October 20, 2017

At its 92nd Annual Scholarship Convocation on Oct. 8, Tuskegee University honored Aubrey and Suzanne Johnson with its Parents of the Year Award.

Alumna Danielle Spencer of TV’s ‘What’s Happening’ fame to visit Tuskegee Oct. 23-24
 

Alumna Danielle Spencer of TV’s ‘What’s Happening’ fame to visit Tuskegee Oct. 23-24

October 20, 2017

TU College of Veterinary Medicine will host former child television star Dr. Danielle Spencer, who earned her doctorate in veterinary medicine from Tuskegee

University of Redlands and Tuskegee University forge historic agreement
 

University of Redlands and Tuskegee University forge historic agreement

October 23, 2017

In a first-of-its-kind agreement for both institutions, the University of Redlands and Tuskegee University have partnered to provide expanded opportunities

Two-time Tuskegee grad McConnell recognized as top 100 MBE
 

Two-time Tuskegee grad McConnell recognized as top 100 MBE

October 23, 2017

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.

Tuskegee launches first-ever crowdfunding campaign
 

Tuskegee launches first-ever crowdfunding campaign

October 25, 2017

To provide alumni and donors with more opportunities to make a charitable gift, Tuskegee University has launched its first-ever crowdfunding campaign.

Historic law office building becomes home to Tuskegee National Alumni Association
 

Historic law office building becomes home to Tuskegee National Alumni Association

October 26, 2017

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

Engineering students benefit from Apple immersion internship program
 

Engineering students benefit from Apple immersion internship program

October 27, 2017

During the summer of 2017, three students in Tuskegee University’s College of Engineering were part of the comprehensive Apple HBCU Scholars Program

Homecoming festivities conclude with convocation, reunion class recognitions
 

Homecoming festivities conclude with convocation, reunion class recognitions

October 30, 2017

During her Charter Day/Homecoming Convocation keynote address, Dr. Makeecha Reed-Crawford, a 2001 Tuskegee graduate now practicing family medicine

Defense Intelligence Agency hosts info session, career fair on Nov. 2
 

Defense Intelligence Agency hosts info session, career fair on Nov. 2

October 30, 2017

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

Tuskegee students benefit from Coca-Cola internships
 

Tuskegee students benefit from Coca-Cola internships

November 02, 2017

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.

Strength coach challenged Tuskegee Saturday and they responded
 

Strength coach challenged Tuskegee Saturday and they responded

November 07, 2017

In Saturday's SIAC West Division battle with Miles College, Strength and Conditioning Coach Andre Brunson had been thinking of ideas all week long

Chevron donation expands Engineering academics, programs
 

Chevron donation expands Engineering academics, programs

November 07, 2017

The Chevron Corporation’s vision includes a focus on partnerships, and ongoing philanthropic support of Tuskegee University through a recent donation of $225,000

Bond reflects on Fulbright-Hays grant experience
 

Bond reflects on Fulbright-Hays grant experience

November 13, 2017

University professors welcome summer break, but for most professors, a break from teaching does not mean a break from learning.

Moss-Smith, Neal recognized by national Title III association
 

Moss-Smith, Neal recognized by national Title III association

November 16, 2017

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.

#GivingTuesday campaign seeks to enhance student living, learning spaces
 

#GivingTuesday campaign seeks to enhance student living, learning spaces

November 21, 2017

Support from alumni and donors on Tuesday, Nov. 28 could have a significant impact on spaces where students live, learn and conduct research.

Tuskegee ROTC Hall of Fame inducts 19
 

Tuskegee ROTC Hall of Fame inducts 19

November 21, 2017

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.

Joyner ’70 named ‘man of the year’ for professional, philanthropic influence
 

Joyner ’70 named ‘man of the year’ for professional, philanthropic influence

November 21, 2017

Tuskegee's own -- "The Fly Jock" -- named "Man of the Year" -- by the National Council of Negro Women.

Tuskegee presents white coats to 54 veterinary medicine students
 

Tuskegee presents white coats to 54 veterinary medicine students

November 22, 2017

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

Annual Christmas Concert to feature campus, international talent
 

Annual Christmas Concert to feature campus, international talent

November 30, 2017

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.

Tuskegee’s Richie among 2017 Kennedy Center honorees
 

Tuskegee’s Richie among 2017 Kennedy Center honorees

December 04, 2017

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.

Students put sales, marketing concepts into action at national conference
 

Students put sales, marketing concepts into action at national conference

December 05, 2017

Five Tuskegee University students majoring in sales and marketing participated in the third annual Sales and Marketing Conference, hosted by National Sales Network.

Business students solve real-life client challenges through ‘design thinking’ course
 

Business students solve real-life client challenges through ‘design thinking’ course

December 06, 2017

Students’ hands-on homework offers systemic benefits for local organizations

Business students explore music-tech careers at NYC-based conference
 

Business students explore music-tech careers at NYC-based conference

December 07, 2017

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.

Griffin family fosters legacy of giving through new endowed scholarship
 

Griffin family fosters legacy of giving through new endowed scholarship

December 14, 2017

A new endowed scholarship benefiting Tuskegee University students also expands an enduring university legacy spanning three generations of the Griffin family of Milledgeville, Georgia.

Tuskegee welcomes Miller as new dean of students
 

Tuskegee welcomes Miller as new dean of students

December 14, 2017

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.

College of Veterinary Medicine shares true spirit of giving with George Washington Carver Elementary School
 

College of Veterinary Medicine shares true spirit of giving with George Washington Carver Elementary School

December 19, 2017

The College of Veterinary Medicine host third annual “Toy Drive for Tots” at the George Washington Carver Elementary School

Duncan among governor’s appointees to state arts council
 

Duncan among governor’s appointees to state arts council

January 02, 2018

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.

King holiday observance marks start of Tuskegee University’s ‘Faith Week’
 

King holiday observance marks start of Tuskegee University’s ‘Faith Week’

January 02, 2018

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.”

Tuskegee appoints Tate as VP for facilities and construction
 

Tuskegee appoints Tate as VP for facilities and construction

January 04, 2018

Tuskegee University announces the appointment of Harold “Kippy” Tate — a two-time Tuskegee graduate — as its new vice president for facilities and construction.

Tuskegee names Hendricks as new dean of nursing and allied health
 

Tuskegee names Hendricks as new dean of nursing and allied health

January 05, 2018

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.

NEH grant funds first-ever African-American studies minor at Tuskegee
 

NEH grant funds first-ever African-American studies minor at Tuskegee

January 10, 2018

A National Endowment for the Humanities grant totaling nearly $100,000 will help establish a new, multidisciplinary African-American studies program at Tuskegee

Law School Fair to connect students with law schools across the nation
 

Law School Fair to connect students with law schools across the nation

January 11, 2018

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.

Marching Crimson Pipers among lineup for St. Petersburg MLK Day parade
 

Marching Crimson Pipers among lineup for St. Petersburg MLK Day parade

January 11, 2018

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

Students given the tools to travel the world during Jan. 31 Global Education Fair
 

Students given the tools to travel the world during Jan. 31 Global Education Fair

January 22, 2018

A Global Education Fair on Wednesday, Jan. 31, will equip Tuskegee University students with all they need to know about upcoming study abroad opportunities

Convocation Friday to commemorate Carver’s inventive spirit
 

Convocation Friday to commemorate Carver’s inventive spirit

January 22, 2018

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.

Black History Month programs to focus on African-Americans during wartimes
 

Black History Month programs to focus on African-Americans during wartimes

January 26, 2018

Lectures, forums and other programs on the campus of Tuskegee University throughout February will mark the university’s annual observance of Black History Month.

Tuskegee’s Dedeaux among top tech students honored by Aviation Week Network
 

Tuskegee’s Dedeaux among top tech students honored by Aviation Week Network

January 27, 2018

Reigning Miss Tuskegee Jessica Lillian Dedeaux is one of 20 students recognized internationally as being among “Tomorrow’s Technology Leaders: The 20 Twenties.”

Regions Bank executive joins Tuskegee University Board of Trustees
 

Regions Bank executive joins Tuskegee University Board of Trustees

January 29, 2018

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.

$8.5M NIH grant to help Tuskegee researchers reduce prevalence of health disparities
 

$8.5M NIH grant to help Tuskegee researchers reduce prevalence of health disparities

January 30, 2018

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’s Didactic Program in Dietetics receives full reaccreditation
 

Tuskegee’s Didactic Program in Dietetics receives full reaccreditation

January 30, 2018

The Accreditation Council on Education, Nutrition and Dietetics recently fully reaccredited Tuskegee University’s Didactic Program in Dietetics.

Tuskegee launches bid for Home Depot ‘Retool Your School’ grant
 

Tuskegee launches bid for Home Depot ‘Retool Your School’ grant

January 31, 2018

Tuskegee University seeks to claim another campus-improvement grant offered by The Home Depot’s annual “Retool Your School” program.

Tuskegee University and the College of Veterinary Medicine pay tribute to veterinary pioneer
 

Tuskegee University and the College of Veterinary Medicine pay tribute to veterinary pioneer

February 04, 2018

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.

Common book, upcoming forum to explore importance of biomedical ethics
 

Common book, upcoming forum to explore importance of biomedical ethics

February 06, 2018

Henrietta Lacks may be a foreign name to most people, but her “HeLa” cells are central to many medical discoveries and bioethics laws.

AARP pres-elect to headline Tuskegee’s spring nursing symposium
 

AARP pres-elect to headline Tuskegee’s spring nursing symposium

February 06, 2018

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

Honda Campus All-Star Challenge win extends Tuskegee’s competition on national stage
 

Honda Campus All-Star Challenge win extends Tuskegee’s competition on national stage

February 13, 2018

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.

Tuskegee Design+Construction Management Expo to strengthen academic, professional networks
 

Tuskegee Design+Construction Management Expo to strengthen academic, professional networks

February 14, 2018

Tuskegee’s Design+Construction Management Exposition seeks to strengthen relationships between instruction, students’ career

2018 Football Schedule Released
 

2018 Football Schedule Released

February 16, 2018

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.

Applications now accepted for Tuskegee’s hands-on Veterinary Summer Program
 

Applications now accepted for Tuskegee’s hands-on Veterinary Summer Program

February 16, 2018

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.

Inventor, alumnus Lonnie Johnson ‘73 returns to Tuskegee for Feb. 23 public lecture
 

Inventor, alumnus Lonnie Johnson ‘73 returns to Tuskegee for Feb. 23 public lecture

February 19, 2018

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.

Tuskegee advances to second round of ‘Retool Your School’ competition
 

Tuskegee advances to second round of ‘Retool Your School’ competition

February 26, 2018

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

Golden Voices Concert Choir readies for international tour
 

Golden Voices Concert Choir readies for international tour

February 27, 2018

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

Tuskegee’s Pointer honored AKA chapter’s ‘soror of the year’
 

Tuskegee’s Pointer honored AKA chapter’s ‘soror of the year’

February 28, 2018

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.

Civil rights icon shares message of unity, voter engagement
 

Civil rights icon shares message of unity, voter engagement

March 02, 2018

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

University readies for ‘QEP Week,’ regional reaccreditation visit
 

University readies for ‘QEP Week,’ regional reaccreditation visit

March 05, 2018

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

Tuskegee SGA elects new executive officers
 

Tuskegee SGA elects new executive officers

March 05, 2018

The Tuskegee University student body recently elected new Student Government Association officers for the 2018-19 academic year. Incoming SGA president Kieauna Strickland,

Mar. 6 Update to Tuskegee Community
 

Mar. 6 Update to Tuskegee Community

March 06, 2018

The chair of the board of trustees and senior university leadership provide the Tuskegee community with a joint update on various administrative topics.

Weekend-long alumni events to mark annual Founder’s Day celebration
 

Weekend-long alumni events to mark annual Founder’s Day celebration

March 13, 2018

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.

University addresses recent concerns over veterinary surgical practices
 

University addresses recent concerns over veterinary surgical practices

March 26, 2018

Tuskegee addresses recent misperceptions about its veterinary surgical policies

Tuskegee to memorialize legacy of novelist, alumnus Albert Murray on April 8
 

Tuskegee to memorialize legacy of novelist, alumnus Albert Murray on April 8

April 05, 2018

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

Three alumni elected to the Board of Trustees
 

Three alumni elected to the Board of Trustees

April 06, 2018

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

Skegee Spotlight: Asia Woodson
 

Skegee Spotlight: Asia Woodson

April 09, 2018

Our weekly "Skegee Spotlight" shines on Asia Woodson of the Office of Student Financial Aid

Presidential apology commemoration, bioethics course to begin Tuesday
 

Presidential apology commemoration, bioethics course to begin Tuesday

April 09, 2018

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.

Student body selects new Miss, Mr. Tuskegee University
 

Student body selects new Miss, Mr. Tuskegee University

April 09, 2018

Pageants lead to the crowing of Miss and Mister Tuskegee University for the 2018-19 academic year.

Skegee Spotlight: Robert E. Constant
 

Skegee Spotlight: Robert E. Constant '98

April 12, 2018

This week's 'Skegee Spotlight shines on 1998 alumnus Robert Constant, author of the children's book "Hey Tuskegee!"

Tuskegee’s architecture program earns eight-year NAAB reaccreditation
 

Tuskegee’s architecture program earns eight-year NAAB reaccreditation

April 13, 2018

Tuskegee University’s undergraduate architecture program has been reaccredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) for a historic eight-year term.

Tuskegee one of four HBCUs benefiting from Beyoncé, BeyGOOD scholarship program
 

Tuskegee one of four HBCUs benefiting from Beyoncé, BeyGOOD scholarship program

April 16, 2018

Beyoncé's BeyGOOD initiative announces that Tuskegee is among the four HBCUs to benefit from her newly established Homecoming Scholars Award Program.

P&G exec, Tuskegee alumnus to deliver spring commencement address
 

P&G exec, Tuskegee alumnus to deliver spring commencement address

April 17, 2018

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.

Tuskegee researchers develop greener, plant-based fertilizing system
 

Tuskegee researchers develop greener, plant-based fertilizing system

April 18, 2018

Soon, that next scoop of fertilizer you spread in your garden could be a new, more sustainable option developed by researchers at Tuskegee University.

Skegee Spotlight: Aleeyah Sanders
 

Skegee Spotlight: Aleeyah Sanders

April 23, 2018

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.

Annual awards honor excellence among faculty, staff
 

Annual awards honor excellence among faculty, staff

April 23, 2018

Tuskegee University honored its own on Friday, April 20 during its 67th Annual Recognition Exercises. The event recognizes exceptional service and commitment

‘The Vet Life’ star, Tuskegee alum to deliver May 5 Veterinary Medicine commencement address
 

‘The Vet Life’ star, Tuskegee alum to deliver May 5 Veterinary Medicine commencement address

April 26, 2018

Tuskegee alumnus Dr. Diarra Blue will deliver the address for the May 5 College of Veterinary Medicine Commencement Exercises

Tuskegee narrows presidential search to two finalists
 

Tuskegee narrows presidential search to two finalists

April 27, 2018

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.

School superintendent, Tuskegee alum to keynote at education induction ceremony
 

School superintendent, Tuskegee alum to keynote at education induction ceremony

April 27, 2018

Dr. Matthew Alexander Jr '99, current Barbour County Schools superintendent, will keynote the annual Education Induction Ceremony on May 10.

Skegee Spotlight: Robin Mardis
 

Skegee Spotlight: Robin Mardis

April 30, 2018

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.

Tuskegee captures $50K ‘Retool Your School’ grand prize
 

Tuskegee captures $50K ‘Retool Your School’ grand prize

May 01, 2018

A $50,000 competitive grant award from The Home Depot’s “Retool Your School” program follows a successful two-month social media campaign.

Tuskegee to award honorary degree to attorney, civil rights legend Fred D. Gray
 

Tuskegee to award honorary degree to attorney, civil rights legend Fred D. Gray

May 02, 2018

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.

P&G’s Dyson ‘96 to keynote May 11 Order of the Engineer ceremony
 

P&G’s Dyson ‘96 to keynote May 11 Order of the Engineer ceremony

May 04, 2018

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.

Tuskegee University to award 490 degrees at spring commencement ceremonies
 

Tuskegee University to award 490 degrees at spring commencement ceremonies

May 07, 2018

This spring, Tuskegee University will award 392 undergraduate and 98 graduate degrees.

Skegee Spotlight: Melody Wilson
 

Skegee Spotlight: Melody Wilson

May 07, 2018

Junior sales and marketing major Melody Wilson is heading to the "Big Apple" this summer for an NBCUniversal internship.

Tuskegee names Lily D. McNair as its 8th president
 

Tuskegee names Lily D. McNair as its 8th president

May 08, 2018

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.

Marching Crimson Pipers featured in commercial with Shaquille O
 

Marching Crimson Pipers featured in commercial with Shaquille O'Neal

May 09, 2018

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. 

Tuskegee awards 66 DVM degrees, honors three alumni
 

Tuskegee awards 66 DVM degrees, honors three alumni

May 10, 2018

The Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine celebrated the accomplishments of its 66 graduates during its annual spring commencement on May 5

Boeing partnership helps students’ careers take flight
 

Boeing partnership helps students’ careers take flight

May 14, 2018

A continuing partnership between Boeing and Tuskegee’s Department of Aerospace Science Engineering is allowing students to experience design-build-fly process firsthand.

Skegee Spotlight: Taurus Thompson
 

Skegee Spotlight: Taurus Thompson '16

May 14, 2018

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.

P&G’s Witherspoon challenges students during spring commencement to ‘stay woke’
 

P&G’s Witherspoon challenges students during spring commencement to ‘stay woke’

May 16, 2018

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

Tuskegee seeks alumni participation in current directory update
 

Tuskegee seeks alumni participation in current directory update

May 17, 2018

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 launches new cybersecurity-focused computer engineering degree
 

Tuskegee launches new cybersecurity-focused computer engineering degree

May 18, 2018

Beginning this fall, a new bachelor of science degree will bolster students' pursuit of careers in the computer engineering industry.

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Niya Miller
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Niya Miller

May 18, 2018

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.

Tuskegee University welcomes Smith as COO
 

Tuskegee University welcomes Smith as COO

May 21, 2018

Tuskegee University has named as its new chief operating officer Dr. Charles N. Smith, whose higher education experience has included leading student development, assessment

Skegee Spotlight: Dana Chandler
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dana Chandler

May 25, 2018

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

Skegee Spotlight: Jacqueline McArthur-Taylor
 

Skegee Spotlight: Jacqueline McArthur-Taylor

June 04, 2018

Jacqueline McArthur-Taylor has turned her desire to help people into 14-year career of preparing the next generation of social work professionals.

Tuskegee materials research leading to greener consumer, medical products
 

Tuskegee materials research leading to greener consumer, medical products

June 04, 2018

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.

Tuskegee to benefit from $6M Boeing investment into Thurgood Marshall College Fund
 

Tuskegee to benefit from $6M Boeing investment into Thurgood Marshall College Fund

June 05, 2018

A Boeing-Thurgood Marshall College Fund partnership will provide scholarships, internships and other programs that prepare students for Boeing careers.

Powell named as new women
 

Powell named as new women's basketball head coach

June 10, 2018

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.

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Deloris Alexander
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Deloris Alexander

June 11, 2018

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.

Low-temp plasma research at Tuskegee to lead to new materials, greater sustainability
 

Low-temp plasma research at Tuskegee to lead to new materials, greater sustainability

June 12, 2018

NSF-funded research promises to increase the repurposing of many currently unrecyclable materials

Verizon Foundation awards Tuskegee grant for male minorities
 

Verizon Foundation awards Tuskegee grant for male minorities

June 14, 2018

Tuskegee University has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation to specifically propel young minority male students into the technology sector.

Skegee Spotlight: Jonathon Pulliam
 

Skegee Spotlight: Jonathon Pulliam

June 18, 2018

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 researchers develop new test to detect an aggressive form of breast cancers in African-American women
 

Tuskegee researchers develop new test to detect an aggressive form of breast cancers in African-American women

June 19, 2018

A test developed by Tuskegee researchers will lead to earlier detection of and treatment for the most fatal form of breast cancer.

Summer camp deepens middle school students’, teachers’ STEM skills
 

Summer camp deepens middle school students’, teachers’ STEM skills

June 20, 2018

A weeklong summer camp for middle school students and teachers imparts vital math and science knowledge

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. June Samuel
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. June Samuel

June 26, 2018

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.

Architecture students study the classics through NYC-based program
 

Architecture students study the classics through NYC-based program

June 28, 2018

Two first-year architecture students are learning a new appreciation for classical architecture during a month-long program in New York.

Trustees endow scholarship honoring Interim President Morris
 

Trustees endow scholarship honoring Interim President Morris

June 29, 2018

A newly endowed student scholarship honors Dr. Charlotte Morris’ tenure as interim president

Tuskegee University selected to host International Institute on Rural Policy Studies
 

Tuskegee University selected to host International Institute on Rural Policy Studies

July 02, 2018

Tuskegee hosts international conference devoted to studying policy implications on rural communities

Skegee Spotlight: Richard Glaze
 

Skegee Spotlight: Richard Glaze

July 02, 2018

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, Auburn collaborate to further veterinary medicine training, increase diversity
 

Tuskegee, Auburn collaborate to further veterinary medicine training, increase diversity

July 02, 2018

A new partnership with neighboring Auburn University will further diversify the veterinary profession.

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Rhonda Collier
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Rhonda Collier

July 09, 2018

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.

Tuskegee grad among Nat
 

Tuskegee grad among Nat'l Museum of African American History and Culture's ‘hidden figures’

July 13, 2018

Tammy Boyd ’96 helped lead legislative efforts to establish new national Smithsonian Institution museum devoted to preserving African American history.

Annual BUILDERS Academy fosters STEM innovation among area high schoolers
 

Annual BUILDERS Academy fosters STEM innovation among area high schoolers

July 17, 2018

Annual NSF-funded BUILDERS Academy inspires high schoolers’ innovative, creative spirits in the STEM disciplines

Tuskegee mayor to deliver summer commencement address
 

Tuskegee mayor to deliver summer commencement address

July 18, 2018

Tuskegee anticipates awarding 106 degrees during its July 27 Summer Commencement Exercises.

Quality management specialist, Tuskegee alum to keynote nursing pinning ceremony
 

Quality management specialist, Tuskegee alum to keynote nursing pinning ceremony

July 18, 2018

Dr. Faye J. Wilson ’80 will keynote the School of Nursing and Allied Health’s summer nursing pinning ceremony on July 26

Skegee Spotlight: Shyla Hutchins
 

Skegee Spotlight: Shyla Hutchins

July 23, 2018

Mechanical engineering student and Alexander City, Alabama native, Skyla Hutchins says Tuskegee has provided her with valuable lessons and the best experiences through her role as first attendant of Miss Tuskegee’s Royal Court, and as a member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.

Tuskegee grad becomes Alabama National Guard
 

Tuskegee grad becomes Alabama National Guard's first black female pilot

July 23, 2018

2nd Lt. Kayla Freeman '16 recognized as the Alabama National Guard's first black female pilot following her graduation from aviation school in June 2018.

Tuskegee’s Washington among Beyoncé, BeyGOOD scholarship recipients
 

Tuskegee’s Washington among Beyoncé, BeyGOOD scholarship recipients

July 23, 2018

Senior Caleb Washington is among the eight recipients of the Beyoncé Knowles-Carter and BeyGOOD’s $25,000 2018-19 Homecoming Scholars scholarship award.

Troy tapped to serve as interim provost
 

Troy tapped to serve as interim provost

July 25, 2018

Dr. Roberta Troy, a two-time Tuskegee graduate and faculty member since 1999, assumes the duties of interim provost.

Career website ranks Tuskegee fourth for post-grad job potential
 

Career website ranks Tuskegee fourth for post-grad job potential

July 27, 2018

Tuskegee ranked fourth among Alabama peers for students’ ability to land a job following graduation.

Summer commencement marks firsts for McNair, online programs
 

Summer commencement marks firsts for McNair, online programs

July 30, 2018

President Lily D. McNair and the awarding of online degrees make their debut at last week’s commencement ceremony.

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Leo Upchurch
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Leo Upchurch

July 30, 2018

After expecting to only spend two years at Tuskegee University following his faculty appointment in the fall of 1990, Dr. Leo Upchurch is nearing his 30th anniversary on the faculty

Restored dioramas take center stage in new Legacy Museum exhibit
 

Restored dioramas take center stage in new Legacy Museum exhibit

August 02, 2018

Tuskegee’s Legacy Museum to feature new exhibit, “20 Dioramas: Brightly-Lit Windows, Magically Different,” focusing on display of cultural dioramas created in the 1940s by African-American artists.

Jones named new social work department head
 

Jones named new social work department head

August 02, 2018

Jones brings nearly two decades of practicing social work experience to her new role as head of the Department of Social Work.

Princeton University Library’s inaugural archiving program includes Tuskegee, other HBCU partners
 

Princeton University Library’s inaugural archiving program includes Tuskegee, other HBCU partners

August 02, 2018

Tuskegee is among five HBCUs participating in an inaugural archiving and research collaboration with Princeton University.

New Polk exhibit focuses on never-before-seen photos of university history
 

New Polk exhibit focuses on never-before-seen photos of university history

August 03, 2018

A new photography exhibit featuring the life’s work of P.H. Polk provides a visual perspective of early 20th-century life on the Tuskegee University campus and surrounding community.

Summer institute trains Alabama teachers on new computer science curriculum
 

Summer institute trains Alabama teachers on new computer science curriculum

August 03, 2018

NSF-funded program implements new computer science curriculum, promises greater employment diversity in high-tech sectors

Skegee Spotlight: Abena Myers-Taylor
 

Skegee Spotlight: Abena Myers-Taylor

August 06, 2018

As dean of student life, Abena Myers-Taylor's primary role includes providing direction for the Student Union, Royal Court, Student Government Association, and New Student Orientation

Tuskegee among The Princeton Review’s 2019 ‘best colleges’
 

Tuskegee among The Princeton Review’s 2019 ‘best colleges’

August 06, 2018

Annual college guide publication relies on student feedback to evaluate the nation’s best 384 colleges and universities.

Tuskegee receives $4M diversity-focused NSF materials research grant
 

Tuskegee receives $4M diversity-focused NSF materials research grant

August 07, 2018

A new NSF-funded partnership with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has the potential for a new class of nanomaterials widely used in electronics applications.

Tuskegee sophomore among 18 students receiving Kevin Hart scholarships
 

Tuskegee sophomore among 18 students receiving Kevin Hart scholarships

August 07, 2018

A partnership involving actor Kevin Hart, UNCF and KIPP makes the dream of a college degree a reality for sophomore Ayan Robinson and 17 other HBCU students.

Tuskegee among nursing programs receiving special White Coat Ceremony funding
 

Tuskegee among nursing programs receiving special White Coat Ceremony funding

August 08, 2018

New funding to further highlight the accomplishments of Tuskegee’s graduating nurses

Summer research program for teachers focuses on research training in sustainable electronics
 

Summer research program for teachers focuses on research training in sustainable electronics

August 08, 2018

NSF-funded professional development is helping high school teachers develop curricula to address, stem the impact of electronic waste.

Skegee Spotlight: Sidney Minor
 

Skegee Spotlight: Sidney Minor

August 13, 2018

Sophomore social work major Sidney Minor says her summer internship was just what she needed to remind her to stay focused on her ultimate goal.

Aug. 16-20 new-student orientation to introduce Class of 2022 to life at Tuskegee
 

Aug. 16-20 new-student orientation to introduce Class of 2022 to life at Tuskegee

August 13, 2018

‘Golden Tiger Experience’ to offer newest Tuskegee students a ‘crash course’ on university life

‘All of Us’ research partnership seeks to improve health and treatment strategies
 

‘All of Us’ research partnership seeks to improve health and treatment strategies

August 16, 2018

A partnership between UAB, Tuskegee and other health-focused groups promises future, data-driven interventions for health providers.

Skegee Spotlight: Gerald Young
 

Skegee Spotlight: Gerald Young

August 20, 2018

Gerald Young, a senior psychology major from Little Rock, Arkansas, says he was inspired to choose his major after discussing his purpose in life with a Sunday school teacher.

Tuskegee among inaugural recipients of grant from National Trust
 

Tuskegee among inaugural recipients of grant from National Trust

August 20, 2018

Tuskegee University was selected to receive a $150,000 grant from the National Trust for Historic Preservation to benefit work in the Department of Architecture.

First-of-its-kind public workshop to focus on historic campus preservation
 

First-of-its-kind public workshop to focus on historic campus preservation

August 24, 2018

Two-day, hands-on campus workshop to share valuable skills in architectural and construction restoration and conservation.

Skegee Spotlight: Dalton Hall
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dalton Hall

August 27, 2018

Since transferring from a junior college in Northern California, Hall, a senior communication major, says his studies at Mother Tuskegee have been an enjoyable experience.

Newest Tuskegee students benefit from ‘Golden Tiger Experience’ orientation program
 

Newest Tuskegee students benefit from ‘Golden Tiger Experience’ orientation program

August 27, 2018

New-student orientation program ushers in a new generation of Tuskegee gentlemen and women.

Global Fair encourages students and community to go global with Tuskegee University
 

Global Fair encourages students and community to go global with Tuskegee University

August 30, 2018

The annual fall Global Education Fair will highlight upcoming study abroad opportunities and feature a new photography contest.

Skegee Spotlight: Courtney Peavy
 

Skegee Spotlight: Courtney Peavy

September 03, 2018

From the big city to the small town, graduating senior Courtney Peavy from Houston, Texas, has managed to blend in and make Tuskegee University worth her while.

Brown
 

Brown '04 named Director of Defense

September 06, 2018

U.S. Air Force’s Maj. Mikita R. Brown tapped for new assignment as Director of Defense

Brown selected as USDA Wallace-Carver Fellow
 

Brown selected as USDA Wallace-Carver Fellow

September 06, 2018

Alexandria Brown parlays a summer fellowship with the USDA into greater affirmation, clarity of her chosen career.

Tuskegee partners with regional United Way to ‘live united’
 

Tuskegee partners with regional United Way to ‘live united’

September 07, 2018

Royal Court members unite with the River Region United Way’s inaugural phone-a-thon to support community organizations.

Legacy Museum to host exhibit, events about legendary bassist Milton Hinton
 

Legacy Museum to host exhibit, events about legendary bassist Milton Hinton

September 07, 2018

Tuskegee serves as a temporary home to a traveling, multimedia exhibit chronicling the life of legendary bass musician and avid photographer Milt Hinton

Tuskegee University lends support to T-100 jet trainer initiative
 

Tuskegee University lends support to T-100 jet trainer initiative

September 09, 2018

Officials hope the university’s support strengthens the bid for Leonardo DRS’ proposed T-100 production facility in Tuskegee, as well as ongoing town-and-gown partnerships.

Skegee Spotlight: Darrin Francois
 

Skegee Spotlight: Darrin Francois

September 10, 2018

Freshman Darrin Francois had acceptance and scholarship offers from more than 90 colleges and universities, but the New Orleans native chose Tuskegee University for his undergraduate studies.

Two-time Tuskegee grad among this season’s ‘Survivor’ castaways
 

Two-time Tuskegee grad among this season’s ‘Survivor’ castaways

September 11, 2018

Davie Rickenbacker ’10 heads to Fiji as a castaway on the 37th season of the CBS television show “Survivor.”

Upcoming economic summit offers individuals, businesses financial best practices
 

Upcoming economic summit offers individuals, businesses financial best practices

September 12, 2018

The annual Booker T. Washington Economic Summit to provide professional business insights and networking opportunities.

Tuskegee University hosts upcoming Parents’ and Family Weekend
 

Tuskegee University hosts upcoming Parents’ and Family Weekend

September 13, 2018

Parents and other family members are invited to campus Oct. 5-7 for a weekend of special events and activities.

Tuskegee remains top-ranked HBCU regionally, nationally
 

Tuskegee remains top-ranked HBCU regionally, nationally

September 14, 2018

Based on its success in several key metrics, Tuskegee remains the top-ranked HBCU in the state of Alabama, and a top-20 HBCU nationally.

Two from Tuskegee among 63 scholars named by White House Initiative on HBCUs
 

Two from Tuskegee among 63 scholars named by White House Initiative on HBCUs

September 14, 2018

A pair of Tuskegee students are among this year’s class of White House scholars selected for the HBCU Competitiveness Scholars program.

Skegee Spotlight: Lauren Odum
 

Skegee Spotlight: Lauren Odum

September 17, 2018

Senior Lauren Odum’s studies in food science benefit from a summer congressional internship — and her teachers who have mentored her during her studies.

Eminent Associates, Pre-Alumni Council pledge philanthropic support to Tuskegee
 

Eminent Associates, Pre-Alumni Council pledge philanthropic support to Tuskegee

September 17, 2018

Donor, student organizations model the spirit of philanthropy through contributions announced as part of the 137th Fall Convocation.

Sept. 27 Career Fair to feature more than 100 potential employers
 

Sept. 27 Career Fair to feature more than 100 potential employers

September 21, 2018

The upcoming semester career fair and events leading up to it put students on the “road from early achievement to a career high.”

Tuskegee launches 2018-19 Lyceum Series with WSFA’s Tonya Terry
 

Tuskegee launches 2018-19 Lyceum Series with WSFA’s Tonya Terry

September 21, 2018

TV personality, author and speaker Tonya Terry’s Sept. 27 presentation will include her insights on how the media impacts African-American culture.

Skegee Spotlight: Warren Buchanan
 

Skegee Spotlight: Warren Buchanan

September 24, 2018

Tuskegee alum Warren Buchanan mentors students developing and pursuing their aspirations in the agricultural fields.

Tuskegee coaching legend Abbott inducted into South Dakota Hall of Fame
 

Tuskegee coaching legend Abbott inducted into South Dakota Hall of Fame

September 24, 2018

Famed Tuskegee football coach Cleveland “Cleve” Abbott inducted into his native South Dakota’s state hall of fame.

5K event on Oct. 13 to ‘Stride for a Cure’ for sickle cell anemia
 

5K event on Oct. 13 to ‘Stride for a Cure’ for sickle cell anemia

September 28, 2018

The College of Veterinary Medicine’s upcoming 5K walk/run on Oct. 13 places health, fundraising focus on sickle cell anemia awareness.

NSF-funded grant partnership to promote computer science careers among African-American girls
 

NSF-funded grant partnership to promote computer science careers among African-American girls

September 28, 2018

A newly funded grant initiative will address the drastic lack of African-American women in the computer science workforce.

Skegee Spotlight: Anthony E. Amerson
 

Skegee Spotlight: Anthony E. Amerson

October 01, 2018

Tuskegee alum Anthony E. Amerson says he is living his professional dream and credits his upbringing in the City of Tuskegee and pledging the Lambda Epsilon chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity

Rep. Rogers tours veterinary medicine teaching, research facilities
 

Rep. Rogers tours veterinary medicine teaching, research facilities

October 05, 2018

Rep. Rogers learns more about how Tuskegee’s veterinary medicine research and teaching initiatives can enhance national agricultural and homeland security priorities.

Skegee Spotlight: Valencia Morris
 

Skegee Spotlight: Valencia Morris

October 08, 2018

2007 alumna Valencia Morris says her career with the federal government, rooted in natural resources management would not have been possible without guidance from Tuskegee University's College of Agriculture, Environment and Nutrition Sciences.

Tuskegee-led alliance to mentor minority STEM faculty funded by $2.6M NSF grant
 

Tuskegee-led alliance to mentor minority STEM faculty funded by $2.6M NSF grant

October 10, 2018

A multi-university, NSF-funded partnership will help mentor a new generation of junior minority faculty in STEM disciplines at HBCUs throughout the U.S.

OT, health sciences students receive white coats
 

OT, health sciences students receive white coats

October 12, 2018

As they transition to the professional phase of their degree programs, 35 occupational therapy and allied health students received their white coats.

Annual Scholarship Convocation honors more than 630 students for academic excellence
 

Annual Scholarship Convocation honors more than 630 students for academic excellence

October 12, 2018

The university honored students who qualified as University Scholars, Eminent Scholars and Honor Roll recipients for the 2017-18 academic year.

Tuskegee honors Youngs as 2018 Parents of the Year
 

Tuskegee honors Youngs as 2018 Parents of the Year

October 12, 2018

Youngs’ love and support of Tuskegee leads to three generations of Golden Tiger alumni.

Skegee Spotlight: Kimberly Ceaser
 

Skegee Spotlight: Kimberly Ceaser

October 15, 2018

Kimberly Ceaser, Tuskegee University’s judicial affairs officer, says working in multiple capacities allows her to reach out and encourage students to remain focused.

Community, university partner to celebrate local music heritage, icons
 

Community, university partner to celebrate local music heritage, icons

October 18, 2018

Upcoming musical festival and hall of fame induction event will honor area greats for their contributions to music, the university and our community.

Skegee Spotlight: Dazja Loyd
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dazja Loyd

October 22, 2018

Senior psychology major Dazja Loyd reflects on how Tuskegee has pushed her beyond her limits and has enabled her to grow as a student and person.

Veterinary medicine college supports recent hurricane-relief efforts
 

Veterinary medicine college supports recent hurricane-relief efforts

October 22, 2018

Veterinary medicine students organize relief effort providing thousands of pounds of supplies for North Carolina pets and their owners affected by Hurricane Florence.

McMickens ’05 honored with 2018 Arts & Sciences’ alumna of the year award
 

McMickens ’05 honored with 2018 Arts & Sciences’ alumna of the year award

October 23, 2018

McMickens shares her story of how her Tuskegee studies molded her future success as a child and adolescent psychiatrist.

Tuskegee to lead NSF-funded effort studying STEM student success
 

Tuskegee to lead NSF-funded effort studying STEM student success

October 24, 2018

Faculty in aerospace engineering and mathematics take a novel approach to helping students better develop their critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.

Jolly ’96 shares message of overcoming adversity during homecoming convocation
 

Jolly ’96 shares message of overcoming adversity during homecoming convocation

October 25, 2018

Alumnus and renowned genetic researcher recalls how his passion for science was cultivated as a curious high schooler working in Tuskegee’s laboratories.

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Kis Robertson Hale
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Kis Robertson Hale

October 29, 2018

Tuskegee has provided Dr. Kis Robertson Hale ’03, a chief public health veterinarian with the USDA, with the foundation to ensuring the safety of the U.S. food supply.

LET US Academy announces slate of upcoming
 

LET US Academy announces slate of upcoming 'Life Series' speakers

October 29, 2018

LET US Academy Life Series speakers will share valuable career lessons with Tuskegee students.

$250K Encompass Health gift to create new nursing, OT scholarships
 

$250K Encompass Health gift to create new nursing, OT scholarships

November 01, 2018

A first-time corporate gift from Birmingham-based Encompass Health sparks a first-ever partnership between the company and an HBCU.

‘HBCU in LA’ internship program to make recruiting stop at Tuskegee on Nov. 9
 

‘HBCU in LA’ internship program to make recruiting stop at Tuskegee on Nov. 9

November 02, 2018

A program on Nov. 9 will provide students with behind-the-scenes career counseling and access to LA-based entertainment industry internships.

Tuskegee to host Veterans Day Convocation on Nov. 11
 

Tuskegee to host Veterans Day Convocation on Nov. 11

November 02, 2018

Nov. 11 Veterans Day Convocation to honor contributions of our nation's veterans, include screening of “Veterans of Color” documentary.

Skegee Spotlight: Veronica Cook
 

Skegee Spotlight: Veronica Cook

November 05, 2018

Veronica Cook fosters lasting relationships with alumni, donors and students through her work on behalf of Tuskegee’s Office of Development.

Tuskegee’s McNair among 2018 class of
 

Tuskegee’s McNair among 2018 class of 'Women Who Shape the State'

November 05, 2018

President Lily D. McNair is among the 30 female Alabama leaders honored for bettering their communities, the state and their professions.

UNCF College Tour to host on-campus scholarship workshop Nov. 8
 

UNCF College Tour to host on-campus scholarship workshop Nov. 8

November 05, 2018

UNCF College Tour stop to help students tap into millions of dollars in available scholarship support.

ROTC Hall of Fame inducts 13 during annual ceremony
 

ROTC Hall of Fame inducts 13 during annual ceremony

November 06, 2018

This year’s class of ROTC Hall of Fame inductees celebrates more than 350 years of combined military service to the United States.

Tuskegee’s Cotton among recipients of Rainbow PUSH, General Motors scholarship
 

Tuskegee’s Cotton among recipients of Rainbow PUSH, General Motors scholarship

November 07, 2018

Sophomore mechanical engineering major Lauren Cotton one among 21 Michigan natives to receive a scholarship from the Rainbow PUSH Coalition and General Motors.

Tuskegee grads ranked among nation’s highest-paid construction management pros
 

Tuskegee grads ranked among nation’s highest-paid construction management pros

November 08, 2018

The website College Factual ranks Tuskegee No. 23 nationally based on the earning potential of its construction science and management graduates.

Tuskegee to host Alabama Academy of Science meeting, Nobel laureate speaker
 

Tuskegee to host Alabama Academy of Science meeting, Nobel laureate speaker

November 09, 2018

Hosted by Tuskegee University, the upcoming annual meeting of the Alabama Academy of Science will feature Nobel physics laureate Dr. David Wineland.

Tuskegee participates in CFC federal workplace giving program
 

Tuskegee participates in CFC federal workplace giving program

November 09, 2018

The federal government’s Combined Federal Campaign workplace giving programs provides one more opportunity to philanthropically support Tuskegee.

Skegee Spotlight: Jayden Graham-White
 

Skegee Spotlight: Jayden Graham-White

November 12, 2018

Earning college credit in high school has catapulted first-year political science major Jayden Graham-White into junior-level coursework.

‘I am Her’ university campus tour to make stop at Tuskegee on Nov. 15
 

‘I am Her’ university campus tour to make stop at Tuskegee on Nov. 15

November 12, 2018

Women’s leadership empowerment workshop make a stop on the Tuskegee University campus Nov. 15.

Convocation, documentary screening honors military veterans
 

Convocation, documentary screening honors military veterans

November 13, 2018

Tuskegee’s Nov. 11 convocation honors the unselfish service of our nation’s veterans, with special emphasis on the Tuskegee Airmen and other veterans of color.

Tuskegee veterinary medicine students receive white coats, begin clinical studies
 

Tuskegee veterinary medicine students receive white coats, begin clinical studies

November 16, 2018

59 veterinary medicine students receive their white coats as a sign of their transition into the clinical phase of their DVM studies.

Regional competition allows students to demonstrate soil science expertise
 

Regional competition allows students to demonstrate soil science expertise

November 16, 2018

Tuskegee environmental and soil science students successfully put their knowledge to the test at a recent regional competition.

Icons memorializing founding Tuskegee president preserved through external partnerships
 

Icons memorializing founding Tuskegee president preserved through external partnerships

November 19, 2018

Two works of art preserving the legacy and impact of Booker T. Washington’s vision are being preserved through in-kind partnerships.

Parker-Redmond family reflects on ‘journey of philanthropy’ supporting student housing, scholarships
 

Parker-Redmond family reflects on ‘journey of philanthropy’ supporting student housing, scholarships

November 20, 2018

1968 alumna Dr. Sonjia Parker Redmond and her husband, Gregory, reflect on their long-standing philanthropic support of Tuskegee

Regional cancer research collaboration leads to upcoming conference
 

Regional cancer research collaboration leads to upcoming conference

November 27, 2018

Abstracts sought for upcoming bioethics-focused conference co-hosted by Tuskegee University, the Morehouse School of Medicine and the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Alabama governor appoints Perry to Environmental Management Commission
 

Alabama governor appoints Perry to Environmental Management Commission

November 27, 2018

Gov. Kay Ivey taps Dean Ruby L. Perry to provide leadership to statewide environmental policies and regulations.

Jeelani inducted into NC State Hall of Fame
 

Jeelani inducted into NC State Hall of Fame

November 29, 2018

Dr. Shaik Jeelani, vice president for research and dean of the Graduate Schools, is honored for his professional achievements and career contributions to the engineering field.

Golden Voices Choir welcomes in the holiday season with annual concert, tree-lighting ceremony
 

Golden Voices Choir welcomes in the holiday season with annual concert, tree-lighting ceremony

December 04, 2018

Annual Christmas concert includes President McNair’s first lighting of the university’s Christmas tree.

Quiz bowl team garners first NAAAHP national championship title
 

Quiz bowl team garners first NAAAHP national championship title

December 07, 2018

Tuskegee quiz bowl team brings home the NAAAHP Quiz Bowl Tournament championship trophy for the first time in university history.

Skegee Spotlight: Martina Edwards
 

Skegee Spotlight: Martina Edwards

December 10, 2018

After earning a finance degree, Edwards recalls making her mark as the NYSE’s first female African-American stock trader.

UAB, Tuskegee partnership addresses primary nursing care deficiencies, workforce shortages
 

UAB, Tuskegee partnership addresses primary nursing care deficiencies, workforce shortages

December 10, 2018

Tuskegee partners with UAB to improve the availability of primary nursing care services in underserved areas of Alabama.

SACSCOC reaffirms Tuskegee University’s accreditation for next decade
 

SACSCOC reaffirms Tuskegee University’s accreditation for next decade

December 11, 2018

Regional accrediting body reaffirms institutional accreditation for a full 10-year period.

Social work program ranked 5th in Alabama by career website
 

Social work program ranked 5th in Alabama by career website

December 12, 2018

Tuskegee’s social work program ranked fifth in Alabama based on factors that include enrollment, program reputation and graduates’ employability.

Tuskegee to host joint ROTC commissioning on Dec. 14
 

Tuskegee to host joint ROTC commissioning on Dec. 14

December 13, 2018

Joint ROTC Commissioning Ceremony to feature remarks by Rear Adm. James Loeblein of the Office of the Secretary of the Navy

Tuskegee’s Baharanyi selected for international Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship
 

Tuskegee’s Baharanyi selected for international Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship

December 27, 2018

Fellowship to allow Tuskegee’s Baharanyi to partner with local educators to help improve agricultural education in his native Africa.

Higher ed publication cites Tuskegee as top producer of minority grads
 

Higher ed publication cites Tuskegee as top producer of minority grads

December 31, 2018

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education highlights Tuskegee’s success in diversifying the nation’s workforce as a top producer of minority degree-earners.

Tuskegee’s Nayak selected as Kavli Institute physics scholar
 

Tuskegee’s Nayak selected as Kavli Institute physics scholar

January 03, 2019

Assistant professor Dr. Chitra Nayak will extend her theoretical physics research as part of a worldwide network of research institutes.

Tuskegee faculty to create NEH-funded curricula focused on black authors with Alabama ties
 

Tuskegee faculty to create NEH-funded curricula focused on black authors with Alabama ties

January 04, 2019

A two-year NEH grant will help expose current and future generations of students to the timeless works of authors Zora Neale Hurston, Ralph Ellison and Albert Murray.

UPDATED: Jan. 29 Law School Fair to connect students with 70+ schools across the nation
 

UPDATED: Jan. 29 Law School Fair to connect students with 70+ schools across the nation

January 07, 2019

Annual Law School Fair helps students navigate the next phase of their educations as they pursue their legal career goals.

ROTC cadet Granger receives national military medal during commissioning ceremony
 

ROTC cadet Granger receives national military medal during commissioning ceremony

January 07, 2019

Army ROTC cadet becomes first Tuskegee student to receive the military’s respected Society of Cincinnati Medal.

Author of ‘A Lesson Learned’ to kickoff Tuskegee’s spring Lyceum Series
 

Author of ‘A Lesson Learned’ to kickoff Tuskegee’s spring Lyceum Series

January 09, 2019

Common Reading Book Experience author Jeevan Brown to share insights on the stories of trial and tribulation found in his book, A Lesson Learned.

Dept. of Defense grant to further Tuskegee aerodynamics research
 

Dept. of Defense grant to further Tuskegee aerodynamics research

January 11, 2019

Aerospace science engineering and mathematics faculty collaborate to improve the aerodynamics of modern aircraft.

College of Veterinary Medicine celebrates retirement of former dean, Tsegaye Habtemariam
 

College of Veterinary Medicine celebrates retirement of former dean, Tsegaye Habtemariam

January 11, 2019

Habtemariam, who served as dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, Nursing and Allied Health from 2006 to 2014, was honored at retirement luncheon on Jan. 4.

Title IX forum on Jan. 17 to provide resources for supporters of sexual assault victims
 

Title IX forum on Jan. 17 to provide resources for supporters of sexual assault victims

January 14, 2019

Upcoming Survivors’ Forum provides hope, resources for those recovering from and those who support those recovering from acts of sexual violence.

Jan. 31 Global Fair to introduce students to international, exchange programs
 

Jan. 31 Global Fair to introduce students to international, exchange programs

January 14, 2019

Annual spring fair highlights opportunities for students to make international study abroad and domestic exchange programs part of their academic studies.

Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation kicks off annual ‘Faith Week’ celebration
 

Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation kicks off annual ‘Faith Week’ celebration

January 14, 2019

“Faith Week” to celebrate the university’s religious and cultural diversity, and King’s vision for courage, justice and peace.

Marching Crimson Pipers among lineup for St. Petersburg’s ‘MLK Dream Big Parade’ on Jan. 21
 

Marching Crimson Pipers among lineup for St. Petersburg’s ‘MLK Dream Big Parade’ on Jan. 21

January 17, 2019

Tuskegee’s marching band travels to Florida for a repeat appearance in the St. Petersburg parade honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and dream

Jan. 28 Lyceum Series event to feature ‘me too.’ activist Tarana Burke
 

Jan. 28 Lyceum Series event to feature ‘me too.’ activist Tarana Burke

January 25, 2019

African-American civil rights activist Tarana Burke will share about her efforts to lift up marginalized voices and support survivors of sexual abuse and assault.

LET US Academy announces spring slate
 

LET US Academy announces spring slate 'Life Series' speakers

January 25, 2019

Ten LET US Academy Life Series speakers will share valuable career lessons with Tuskegee students during the Spring 2019 semester.

Heritage, future will be themes of Tuskegee University Black History Month programs
 

Heritage, future will be themes of Tuskegee University Black History Month programs

January 28, 2019

February’s Black History Month programs reflect on African-American heritage while projecting “a bold declaration of faith into the promise of our future.”

Tuskegee’s Ferguson among 2019 Authenticity Project Fellows
 

Tuskegee’s Ferguson among 2019 Authenticity Project Fellows

January 31, 2019

Cheryl Ferguson, an archival assistant with Tuskegee University Archives, is among the 15-member Authenticity Project Fellows’ 2019 cohort.

Tuskegee welcomes Harper as new dean of students
 

Tuskegee welcomes Harper as new dean of students

February 04, 2019

New dean of students poised to bring multi-institutional career experience to her work fostering student success and enhancing campus life.

Global business education organization names Witherspoon ’85 ‘influential leader’
 

Global business education organization names Witherspoon ’85 ‘influential leader’

February 05, 2019

Witherspoon’s 30-plus-year P&G career has given him multiple vantage points from which to influence the global marketplace and consumer goods industry.

Tuskegee to host annual History Research Symposium Feb. 14-15
 

Tuskegee to host annual History Research Symposium Feb. 14-15

February 06, 2019

Third annual symposium seeks to promote, preserve and disseminate black history, culture and the liberal arts.

Tuskegee advances to National Qualifying Tournament of 30th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge
 

Tuskegee advances to National Qualifying Tournament of 30th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge

February 07, 2019

Tuskegee’s Honda Campus All-Star Challenge team begins annual competition with a national qualifying tourney in Atlanta

First African-American chemistry Ph.D., former faculty member honored with landmark
 

First African-American chemistry Ph.D., former faculty member honored with landmark

February 07, 2019

American Chemical Society honors memory of Tuskegee chemistry professor Dr. St. Elmo Brady with a landmark at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Tuskegee University campus food pantry to host grand reopening Feb. 14
 

Tuskegee University campus food pantry to host grand reopening Feb. 14

February 07, 2019

Tiger’s Den Food Pantry grand reopening seeks to meet food insecurity needs among the university’s student body.

Tuskegee’s public health grad students honored during annual pinning ceremony
 

Tuskegee’s public health grad students honored during annual pinning ceremony

February 11, 2019

Graduate students in the College of Veterinary Medicine are recognized for completing academic milestones relating to their studies in public health.

Tuskegee University to host 127th Annual Farmers Conference Feb. 21-22
 

Tuskegee University to host 127th Annual Farmers Conference Feb. 21-22

February 12, 2019

Now in its 127th year, Tuskegee’s Annual Farmers Conference seeks to provide farmers in Alabama and beyond with uncommon solutions to common agricultural problems.

Nobel physics laureate to speak at Tuskegee University Feb. 22
 

Nobel physics laureate to speak at Tuskegee University Feb. 22

February 13, 2019

On Friday, Feb. 22, Nobel Laureate Dr. David J. Wineland will offer a public lecture at Tuskegee University as part of the Annual Meeting of the Alabama Academy of Science.

Tuskegee among 12 HBCUs named to CollegeNET list of 2019 Social Mobility Innovators
 

Tuskegee among 12 HBCUs named to CollegeNET list of 2019 Social Mobility Innovators

February 13, 2019

Higher ed index lauds Tuskegee and other HBCUs for making college affordable, advancing economic opportunity and restoring the promise of the American dream

New grant enhances Legacy Museum storage, preservation efforts
 

New grant enhances Legacy Museum storage, preservation efforts

February 15, 2019

New racking system will better position Legacy Museum staff to properly steward and preserve artistic and historic masterpieces.

Tuskegee, Miss. State partner to present lecture, exhibition celebrating acclaimed African-American photographer P.H. Polk
 

Tuskegee, Miss. State partner to present lecture, exhibition celebrating acclaimed African-American photographer P.H. Polk

February 15, 2019

Miss. State and Tuskegee partner with Southern Literary Trail to present lecture and exhibition celebrating the work of P.H. Polk

$600K DoD grant funds pattern recognition research by Electrical Engineering faculty
 

$600K DoD grant funds pattern recognition research by Electrical Engineering faculty

February 19, 2019

Department of Defense grant will allow electrical engineering team to enhance functionality of targeting systems relying on automated image processing.

Motivational speaker to share message of overcoming obstacles during Feb. 26 Lyceum Series event
 

Motivational speaker to share message of overcoming obstacles during Feb. 26 Lyceum Series event

February 20, 2019

Tuskegee’s next Lyceum Series presenter will encourage students to surmount obstacles that stand between them and the possible.

University prepares to inaugurate eighth, first female president
 

University prepares to inaugurate eighth, first female president

February 25, 2019

Tuskegee will usher in a “new era of leadership and excellence” through presidential inaugural events the week of March 10.

Tuskegee launches annual bid for Home Depot ‘Retool Your School’ grant
 

Tuskegee launches annual bid for Home Depot ‘Retool Your School’ grant

February 25, 2019

Tuskegee sets out for “four-peat” in The Home Depot’s annual campus-improvement grant program.

University trustees approve 2 percent increase to tuition, campus housing
 

University trustees approve 2 percent increase to tuition, campus housing

February 27, 2019

A 2 percent tuition and housing increase — effective fall 2019 — will provide students greater access to quality faculty, academic programs and facilities.

Tuskegee appoints Johnson as new external affairs VP, general counsel
 

Tuskegee appoints Johnson as new external affairs VP, general counsel

February 28, 2019

Johnson’s expertise in higher education law and other legal practice areas to benefit the university’s Office of the General Counsel and Vice President for External Affairs.

Lionel Richie ’74, Valerie Jarrett to lead Tuskegee University’s Inaugural Host Committee
 

Lionel Richie ’74, Valerie Jarrett to lead Tuskegee University’s Inaugural Host Committee

March 08, 2019

A special group of alumni and friends have come together to further President McNair’s “new era of leadership and excellence” as part of upcoming inaugural events.

March 14 Lyceum Series event to feature award-winning poet, Ellison Lecturer Randall Horton
 

March 14 Lyceum Series event to feature award-winning poet, Ellison Lecturer Randall Horton

March 10, 2019

Horton’s lecture to further memorialize the literary legacy of 20th century African-American writer and scholar Ralph Ellison.

Skegee Spotlight: N
 

Skegee Spotlight: N'Daya Jordan

March 11, 2019

California-native N’Daya Jordan combines sports and her growing network of campus friends as a way to bridge the divide between her hometown and her campus home.

Upcoming events to celebrate ‘Social Work Month,’ ‘elevate’ profession
 

Upcoming events to celebrate ‘Social Work Month,’ ‘elevate’ profession

March 18, 2019

Events through the remainder of March emphasize the role of — and need for — social workers in advocating for others

Tuskegee students honored at Emerging Researchers National STEM Conference
 

Tuskegee students honored at Emerging Researchers National STEM Conference

March 21, 2019

Students claim awards for poster presentations, oral presentations and innovation at national STEM conference.

RECAP: Tuskegee’s eighth president outlines vision during March 15 inauguration
 

RECAP: Tuskegee’s eighth president outlines vision during March 15 inauguration

March 22, 2019

President McNair outlines a “new era of leadership and excellence” during her March 15 inauguration, while paying tribute to Tuskegee’s legacy and rich history.

‘Diverse’ names Tuskegee University president, alumna among ‘top 35 women in higher ed’
 

‘Diverse’ names Tuskegee University president, alumna among ‘top 35 women in higher ed’

March 22, 2019

Publication honors McNair, Freeman for tackling higher education challenges, exhibiting extraordinary leadership, and making a difference in their communities.

McNair to be honored with Stony Brook’s Distinguished Alumni Award
 

McNair to be honored with Stony Brook’s Distinguished Alumni Award

March 22, 2019

Dr. McNair’s two-time alma mater bestows its annual Distinguished Alumni Award on the newly inaugurated president.

Golden Tigers mourn the loss of "Coach" Frank Leftwich
 

Golden Tigers mourn the loss of "Coach" Frank Leftwich

March 22, 2019

Long-time Tuskegee administrator and faculty member Dr. H. Frank Leftwich, who served Tuskegee for 50-plus years, passed away on Friday, March 15.

Student design competition provides architectural concepts for future donor recognition wall
 

Student design competition provides architectural concepts for future donor recognition wall

March 22, 2019

Architecture students’ creativity helps Tuskegee find new and imaginative ways to recognize its philanthropic donors.

Skegee Spotlight: Kameron Holness
 

Skegee Spotlight: Kameron Holness

March 25, 2019

Senior transfer student Kameron Holness is easily making her mark through service to Tuskegee’s student body — especially her fellow international students.

Tuskegee among ‘Great 48’ to compete in national Honda Campus All-Star Challenge April 13-17
 

Tuskegee among ‘Great 48’ to compete in national Honda Campus All-Star Challenge April 13-17

March 25, 2019

Tuskegee returns to the national stage for this year’s annual meeting of the Honda Campus All-Star Challenge academic competition.

Tuskegee to serve as first-time host for regional IFT College Bowl Competition
 

Tuskegee to serve as first-time host for regional IFT College Bowl Competition

March 27, 2019

Tuskegee to compete in — and serve as first-time hosts — for this year’s annual Southeast Institute of Food Technologists Student Association’s Regional College Bowl Competition.

Sodeke, Robinson among health inequities panelists at upcoming regional conference
 

Sodeke, Robinson among health inequities panelists at upcoming regional conference

March 27, 2019

Faculty, students share perspectives on the conflict and crisis African-Americans face in medicine, education and communication at upcoming regional conference.

RECAP: Inaugural symposia explore concepts of leadership, excellence
 

RECAP: Inaugural symposia explore concepts of leadership, excellence

March 27, 2019

Distinguished professionals explored President McNair's "new era of leadership and excellence" by sharing perspectives from their careers and the importance of mentoring during the March 16 inaugural symposia.

Washington descendant to keynote April 7 Founders’ Day Convocation
 

Washington descendant to keynote April 7 Founders’ Day Convocation

March 28, 2019

Convocation to cap off Founders’ Day Weekend events, which include annual alumni reunion events and the Dawson Institute Lecture, Concert.

April 6 Dawson Lecture, Concert to serve as final 2018-19 Lyceum Series program
 

April 6 Dawson Lecture, Concert to serve as final 2018-19 Lyceum Series program

March 29, 2019

Annual tribute to Tuskegee graduate and acclaimed composer William L. Dawson to include a public lecture and concert on April 6.

Skegee Spotlight: Jared Savage
 

Skegee Spotlight: Jared Savage

April 01, 2019

Sophomore Jared Savage explains how the Red Tails Scholarship Foundation has helped keep his dreams of flying professionally soaring during his studies.

Tuskegee poli sci symposium April 8-9 to explore constitutional matters, free speech
 

Tuskegee poli sci symposium April 8-9 to explore constitutional matters, free speech

April 02, 2019

Upcoming student-led political science symposium to consider issues of constitutional rights and women in leadership.

Tuskegee to host National Book Foundation Award authors tour on April 16
 

Tuskegee to host National Book Foundation Award authors tour on April 16

April 02, 2019

A forum involving National Book Award authors will help shine a brighter light on the necessity of a society free of racism and obstacles to democracy.

Annual Healthy Lifestyle Health Marathon scheduled for April 13
 

Annual Healthy Lifestyle Health Marathon scheduled for April 13

April 03, 2019

Annual event offers cyclists, runners and walkers a venue to “live their best lives” while emphasizing the health benefits of exercise and proper nutrition.

Tuskegee’s social work department seeks to feed hope to students
 

Tuskegee’s social work department seeks to feed hope to students

April 04, 2019

Student, faculty efforts help elevate the social work profession as they seek to provide for others on campus who may be struggling with food insecurity.

Tuskegee’s architecture, design programs form partnership with Asian universities
 

Tuskegee’s architecture, design programs form partnership with Asian universities

April 05, 2019

A new partnership will create global learning, collaborative opportunities for students in the Taylor School of Architecture and Construction Science.

Skegee Spotlight: Elise Tolbert
 

Skegee Spotlight: Elise Tolbert

April 05, 2019

Environmental scientist-turn-community-organizer seeks to improve opportunities for others in the community through the power of education and mentoring.

Architecture Department to be first-time host of annual undergrad student leadership forum April 11-12
 

Architecture Department to be first-time host of annual undergrad student leadership forum April 11-12

April 06, 2019

Upcoming forum to explore critical issues and design practice that considerably impact success in architectural education and practice.

Tuskegee University assists with community emergency prep planning
 

Tuskegee University assists with community emergency prep planning

April 07, 2019

Tuskegee University-led exercises seek to enhance weather-, cyber- and chemical-related emergency preparedness threats throughout Macon County.

Legacy Museum places three recently conserved dioramas on public display
 

Legacy Museum places three recently conserved dioramas on public display

April 07, 2019

Works of art on a miniature scale tell the larger story of African-American history spanning from ancient Egypt through World War I.

Tuskegee University to host filming of Spike Lee-produced ‘Son of the South’ film
 

Tuskegee University to host filming of Spike Lee-produced ‘Son of the South’ film

April 08, 2019

The Tuskegee campus will be among several Alabama locations to host filming for the upcoming Civil Rights-era movie, “Son of the South.”

University, alumni celebrate Founders’ Day Weekend events
 

University, alumni celebrate Founders’ Day Weekend events

April 09, 2019

Annual Founders’ Day Weekend alumni events engage generations of graduates and inspire continuing philanthropy support of the university.

Tuskegee’s Hendricks among Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame 2019 inductees
 

Tuskegee’s Hendricks among Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame 2019 inductees

April 12, 2019

Hendricks’ 40-plus-year academic and professional career honored through her inclusion in this year’s class of Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame inductees.

Former Obama-era AG Loretta Lynch to keynote Tuskegee University spring graduation
 

Former Obama-era AG Loretta Lynch to keynote Tuskegee University spring graduation

April 15, 2019

Upcoming spring commencement events to conclude with May 11 graduation ceremony featuring Obama-administration U.S. attorney general Loretta Lynch

Chamber, local governments to declare April 17 as ‘Tuskegee University Day’
 

Chamber, local governments to declare April 17 as ‘Tuskegee University Day’

April 15, 2019

The Tuskegee Area Chamber of Commerce leads efforts to celebrate “Tuskegee University Day” in the city and county on April 17.

Student body elects new Student Government Association officers
 

Student body elects new Student Government Association officers

April 15, 2019

SGA welcomes familiar, new faces to its 2019-20 group of elected officers.

Higher ed veterinary medicine association elects Perry to board
 

Higher ed veterinary medicine association elects Perry to board

April 15, 2019

Veterinary Medicine dean, Dr. Ruby Perry, will serve the 75-plus members of the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges as its newly elected board secretary.

Thames ’95 to keynote May 10 Nursing, Allied Health pinning ceremony
 

Thames ’95 to keynote May 10 Nursing, Allied Health pinning ceremony

April 16, 2019

May 10 ceremony to honor Tuskegee University’s newest class of nursing education graduates.

Graduate public health students become ‘change agents
 

Graduate public health students become ‘change agents' during visits with Alabama lawmakers

April 16, 2019

Public health graduate students champion the cause for increased support of cancer research and services throughout Alabama.

Introducing Tuskegee’s 2019-20 Miss, Mr. Tuskegee University
 

Introducing Tuskegee’s 2019-20 Miss, Mr. Tuskegee University

April 16, 2019

Juniors Simone Amos and Zavian Bell selected to represent the university as Miss and Mister Tuskegee University for the 2019-20 academic year.

Tuskegee welcomes Reynolds as new CIO
 

Tuskegee welcomes Reynolds as new CIO

April 26, 2019

Reynolds’ brings her 20-plus years of experience and leadership to Tuskegee as its new chief information officer.

Ross University School of Medicine and Tuskegee partner to address physician diversity in the U.S.
 

Ross University School of Medicine and Tuskegee partner to address physician diversity in the U.S.

April 29, 2019

A new partnership will provide Tuskegee students with greater access to a medical degree while promising much-needed diversity for the nation’s medical field.

Tuskegee to hold Veterinary Medicine commencement, oath ceremony on May 4
 

Tuskegee to hold Veterinary Medicine commencement, oath ceremony on May 4

April 30, 2019

Tuskegee’s Class of 2019 includes 49 doctor of veterinary medicine graduates who will receive their DVM degrees and accept the Veterinarian’s Oath on Saturday, May 4.

Tuskegee to commission 14 during joint ROTC Commissioning Ceremony on May 10
 

Tuskegee to commission 14 during joint ROTC Commissioning Ceremony on May 10

May 01, 2019

Tuskegee’s 2019 class of ROTC graduates includes 12 second lieutenants and two midshipmen who will be commissioned on May 10.

Wells ’98 to keynote May 10 Social Work Pinning Ceremony
 

Wells ’98 to keynote May 10 Social Work Pinning Ceremony

May 03, 2019

Social Work Pinning Ceremony will honor graduates for their dedication to serving society and empowering communities through their chosen vocation.

Annual awards program honors excellence among faculty, staff
 

Annual awards program honors excellence among faculty, staff

May 03, 2019

Faculty and staff receive recognition for their exceptional service and commitment during the university’s May 2 awards program.

May 10 Baccalaureate to feature Atlanta pastor Flippin
 

May 10 Baccalaureate to feature Atlanta pastor Flippin

May 03, 2019

Senior pastor of Atlanta’s Greater Piney Grove Baptist Church, Rev. Dr. William E. Flippin Sr., will share his wisdom during the university’s May 10 Baccalaureate Service.

McNair to send off graduates at May 9 School of Education induction ceremony
 

McNair to send off graduates at May 9 School of Education induction ceremony

May 06, 2019

Teacher Education Induction Ceremony underscores the vital importance of teachers to our society and the professionalism required of today’s educators.

Chevron’s Milligan ’11 to share advice with engineering graduates
 

Chevron’s Milligan ’11 to share advice with engineering graduates

May 07, 2019

Electrical engineering alum Roderick Milligan ’11 brings real-world professional advice to Tuskegee’s 2019 class of engineering graduates.

Skegee Spotlight: Kayla Frazier
 

Skegee Spotlight: Kayla Frazier

May 13, 2019

With degree in hand, newly graduated Kayla Frazier is heading to Texas to show how women in engineering get things done.

Tuskegee confers more than 500 degrees at May 11 commencement exercises
 

Tuskegee confers more than 500 degrees at May 11 commencement exercises

May 13, 2019

Commencement speaker, former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch receives honorary degree as part of Tuskegee’s May 11 commencement exercises.

Upcoming book signing, film screening to commemorate Zora Neale Hurston’s literary legacy
 

Upcoming book signing, film screening to commemorate Zora Neale Hurston’s literary legacy

May 20, 2019

NEH-funded events expand awareness and appreciation of the literary contributions by Notasulga-born author Zora Neale Hurston.

June 1 deadline to apply to Appalachian Leadership Institute
 

June 1 deadline to apply to Appalachian Leadership Institute

May 23, 2019

A partnership including Tuskegee University provides individuals with an opportunity to better community and economic initiatives in the nation’s 13-state Appalachia region.

Former pro football star Ken Woodard earns Tuskegee degree
 

Former pro football star Ken Woodard earns Tuskegee degree

May 23, 2019

Nearly four decades later, Woodard honors a promise to himself and his mom to earn his Tuskegee degree.

Tuskegee awards distinguished veterinary medicine alumni awards, degrees
 

Tuskegee awards distinguished veterinary medicine alumni awards, degrees

May 23, 2019

Along with awarding 49 DVM degrees, the College of Veterinary Medicine presented four with distinguished alumni awards at its May 4 commencement.

Skegee Spotlight: Asia Johnson
 

Skegee Spotlight: Asia Johnson

June 03, 2019

Detroit native puts her artistic skills to work while pursuing her dream of becoming a professional architect.

 

'Skegee Spotlight: Theo Moore II

June 10, 2019

The Legacy Museum’s Theo Moore carries his passion for the past beyond the campus and into his work preserving African-American history through producing film documentaries.

Princeton alumni group names McNair as ‘distinguished alumna’
 

Princeton alumni group names McNair as ‘distinguished alumna’

June 13, 2019

President McNair honored by her alma mater for career success and for exemplifying the ideals associated with Princeton University graduates.

Two from Tuskegee turn the gulf into their summertime classroom
 

Two from Tuskegee turn the gulf into their summertime classroom

June 17, 2019

A pair of juniors are spending their summer exploring the waters of the Gulf of Mexico as they deepen their interest and understanding of marine science.

Skegee Spotlight: Zakiya Evans
 

Skegee Spotlight: Zakiya Evans

June 17, 2019

This Huntsville, Alabama, junior is leveraging her co-curricular experiences to build a professional network on campus, in the community and in the tech world.

McNair appoints Friar as chief of staff
 

McNair appoints Friar as chief of staff

June 18, 2019

Seasoned higher education professional brings more than 20 years of experience to leading presidential, university initiatives.

Board to implement new alumni trustee selection process
 

Board to implement new alumni trustee selection process

June 19, 2019

A new procedure for selecting future alumni trustees will provide broader alumni participation and input.

Upcoming National Geographic TV series to feature two Tuskegee veterinarians
 

Upcoming National Geographic TV series to feature two Tuskegee veterinarians

June 21, 2019

Tuskegee veterinarian duo among the newest stars to be featured on upcoming Nat Geo Wild “Critter Fixers” TV series

Tuskegee launches new virtual campus tour experience for prospective students
 

Tuskegee launches new virtual campus tour experience for prospective students

June 21, 2019

A new web-based video viewbook provides prospective students and campus visitors with a cutting-edge, virtual campus tour experience.

Skegee Spotlight: Taryn Stewart
 

Skegee Spotlight: Taryn Stewart

June 24, 2019

Recent grad Taryn Stewart leaves her role as an ambassador and campus tour guide for a career opportunity with Lockheed Martin.

Coley ’96 returns to Tuskegee as new admissions director
 

Coley ’96 returns to Tuskegee as new admissions director

June 24, 2019

Coley returns to his alma mater to lead efforts to recruit the next generation of Tuskegee students.

Alexander, Lunn receive ‘respect’ for supporting student mental health needs
 

Alexander, Lunn receive ‘respect’ for supporting student mental health needs

June 28, 2019

Alabama Department of Mental Health honors Delores Alexander, Ardelia Lunn for their commitment to students’ mental wellness.

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Bill F. Ndi
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Bill F. Ndi

July 01, 2019

The globe-trotting academic and scholar brings his vast experience to teaching at Tuskegee, which he has called ‘home’ for nearly a decade.

Trustees install new leadership at summer meeting
 

Trustees install new leadership at summer meeting

July 10, 2019

New Board of Trustees leadership also marks changes to their terms of service and the role of the board secretary.

Willis-Henderson ’02 returns to Tuskegee as new Veterinary Medicine hospital administrator
 

Willis-Henderson ’02 returns to Tuskegee as new Veterinary Medicine hospital administrator

July 12, 2019

Tuskegee alum brings her vast military, corporate and private practice experience to her new role as veterinary medicine teaching hospital administrator.

Thurman joins Chapel staff as assistant chaplain
 

Thurman joins Chapel staff as assistant chaplain

July 12, 2019

Seasoned pastor, Rev. Michael F. Thurman, joins ministerial staff of the Tuskegee University Chapel.

Birmingham mayor, Randall Woodfin, to keynote summer graduation
 

Birmingham mayor, Randall Woodfin, to keynote summer graduation

July 15, 2019

Tuskegee’s July 26 summer commencement will feature the youngest person in 120-plus years to serve as the mayor of Birmingham, Alabama.

Skegee Spotlight: Roderick Fluker ’93
 

Skegee Spotlight: Roderick Fluker ’93

July 15, 2019

Professional-architect-turn-college-professor, and 1993 Tuskegee alum, Roderick Fluker is laying a foundation for his students’ future professional success.

Tuskegee-based computer science education program receives additional $150K grant
 

Tuskegee-based computer science education program receives additional $150K grant

July 18, 2019

New funding from Alabama’s Department of Education helps ensure greater reach and impact for a program ultimately seeking to diversify the computer science workforce.

Johnson ’85 to speak at July 25 Nursing Capping, Pinning and White Coat Ceremony
 

Johnson ’85 to speak at July 25 Nursing Capping, Pinning and White Coat Ceremony

July 18, 2019

Third-generation Tuskegee graduate to celebrate with the university’s largest graduating nursing class in 30-plus years.

Tuskegee joins study of agricultural, economic opportunities for industrial hemp cultivation
 

Tuskegee joins study of agricultural, economic opportunities for industrial hemp cultivation

July 19, 2019

Research into growing and cultivating industrial-grade hemp will advance efforts to investigate other practical uses for this promising crop.

Tuskegee joins multi-million-dollar mentoring project aimed at increasing biomedical workforce diversity
 

Tuskegee joins multi-million-dollar mentoring project aimed at increasing biomedical workforce diversity

July 22, 2019

A five-university, NIH-funded partnership seeks to recruit, mentor and diversify next generation biomedical researchers.

Tuskegee among universities participating in annual Congressional Diversity in Tech Summit
 

Tuskegee among universities participating in annual Congressional Diversity in Tech Summit

July 25, 2019

Tuskegee joins with congressional and industry leaders to promote opportunities for HBCUs and their grads to advance workforce diversity, economic impact

Partnership with Auburn University gives Tuskegee students supply chain, RFID experience
 

Partnership with Auburn University gives Tuskegee students supply chain, RFID experience

July 26, 2019

A partnership with Auburn’s RFID Lab is enabling Tuskegee students to gain valuable real-world experience and deepen their post-graduate career networks.

Skegee Spotlight: Ahmed Alhelal
 

Skegee Spotlight: Ahmed Alhelal

July 29, 2019

With two Tuskegee degrees and a Ph.D. in his future, Saudi Arabian native Ahmed Alhelal is enjoying the international spotlight for his engineering research.

New discovery by Tuskegee researchers holds promise for reducing climate change threats
 

New discovery by Tuskegee researchers holds promise for reducing climate change threats

July 29, 2019

A new nanocellulose material may hold the key to reducing the looming threat of climate change caused by increasing levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide.

Birmingham’s Woodfin emphasizes importance of legacy, overcoming adversity at July 26 commencement
 

Birmingham’s Woodfin emphasizes importance of legacy, overcoming adversity at July 26 commencement

July 29, 2019

Mayor Randall L. Woodfin speaks to summer graduates, including Tuskegee’s largest nursing class in 30-plus years.

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Tuskegee's Legacy Museum extends Zora Neale Hurston-inspired quilt exhibit through Sept. 13

August 05, 2019

Due to popular demand, the Legacy Museum extends quilt exhibition highlighting talents of Notasulga-born writer, folklorist and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston into Sept.

Skegee Spotlight: Chigozie Joi Chinakwe
 

Skegee Spotlight: Chigozie Joi Chinakwe

August 05, 2019

Chemistry major Chigozie Joi Chinakwe credits a formula of tradition, character, hard work and a positive attitude with being successful at Tuskegee.

Social work role-playing goes virtual through partnership with UT Rio Grande Valley
 

Social work role-playing goes virtual through partnership with UT Rio Grande Valley

August 05, 2019

Tuskegee University Department of Social Work is partnering with UT Rio Grande Valley to test out a new professional learning tool that takes virtual reality to the next level.

Tuskegee junior, Georgia native travels to South Africa for summer wildlife internship
 

Tuskegee junior, Georgia native travels to South Africa for summer wildlife internship

August 07, 2019

Animal science major Arianna Holmes gained valuable hands-on experience through a summer internship at South Africa’s Lory Park Zoo.

Alabama State, Tuskegee Sept. 3 ‘CommUniversity’ joint block party to benefit Salvation Army
 

Alabama State, Tuskegee Sept. 3 ‘CommUniversity’ joint block party to benefit Salvation Army

August 12, 2019

Sept. 3 Block Party at Alabama State will leverage the Labor Day Classic rivalry to benefit the less fortunate of the Montgomery and Tuskegee communities.

2019 ‘College Colors Day’ encourages Golden Tigers to show their colors
 

2019 ‘College Colors Day’ encourages Golden Tigers to show their colors

August 14, 2019

15th annual College Colors Day gives football fans the chance to celebrate their Golden Tiger spirit and win a trip to the 2020 CFB National Championship in New Orleans.

UW–Madison dairy science internships help Tuskegee students weigh career choices
 

UW–Madison dairy science internships help Tuskegee students weigh career choices

August 14, 2019

Partnership with the University of Wisconsin Madison enables Tuskegee animal science students to explore post-graduate opportunities through summer internships.

Aug. 16-19 ‘Golden Tiger Experience’ to introduce Class of 2023 to life at Tuskegee
 

Aug. 16-19 ‘Golden Tiger Experience’ to introduce Class of 2023 to life at Tuskegee

August 15, 2019

Four-day orientation program to prepare incoming freshmen and transfer students for life as a Golden Tiger.

Alumni demonstrate a heart for students through annual Adopt-A-Dorm summer renovation program
 

Alumni demonstrate a heart for students through annual Adopt-A-Dorm summer renovation program

August 16, 2019

Adopt-A-Dorm program's 30-year milestone of preserving campus buildings and Booker T. Washington’s “learning by doing” legacy

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Barrett Vaughan
 

Skegee Spotlight: Dr. Barrett Vaughan

August 19, 2019

With agricultural and biosystems engineering degrees in hand, Dr. Barrett Vaughan adds a law degree to his portfolio to better serve students, the community and the industry.

Board narrows down candidates for alumni trustee vacancy, voting begins Aug. 23
 

Board narrows down candidates for alumni trustee vacancy, voting begins Aug. 23

August 20, 2019

The revised process to identify Tuskegee’s next alumni trustee has resulted in candidates for voting consideration by the university’s entire alumni base.

Annual BUILDERS Academy continues to fuel creativity, STEM interests among high school students
 

Annual BUILDERS Academy continues to fuel creativity, STEM interests among high school students

August 20, 2019

Annual academy seeks to diversify the nation’s STEM fields by instilling greater interest in innovation and creativity among high school students.

The YARD’s HBCU tour to make Aug. 23 ‘pop-up’ event stop at Tuskegee University
 

The YARD’s HBCU tour to make Aug. 23 ‘pop-up’ event stop at Tuskegee University

August 21, 2019

A new HBCU-focused program is bringing opportunities for scholarships, internships and tech innovation to Tuskegee students and the campus on Aug. 23.

Tuskegee Army ROTC cadet distinguishes himself by earning Airborne Jump Wings
 

Tuskegee Army ROTC cadet distinguishes himself by earning Airborne Jump Wings

August 23, 2019

Junior Jonathan Andrews fulfills a personal mission to earn his Airborne Jump Wings, and in doing so, joins a unique group of Army ROTC cadets.

Tuskegee University students participate in hands-on historic preservation training projects
 

Tuskegee University students participate in hands-on historic preservation training projects

August 23, 2019

Six architecture students bring historic preservation concepts learned through a summer program back to campus

Tuskegee engineering major among participants in new HBCU-focused summer research academy at Missouri S&T
 

Tuskegee engineering major among participants in new HBCU-focused summer research academy at Missouri S&T

August 27, 2019

Langston Hines gained valuable engineering research experience through partnership between Tuskegee and Missouri S&T.

‘Campaign for Leadership and Excellence’ exceeds $1M scholarship fundraising goal in four months
 

‘Campaign for Leadership and Excellence’ exceeds $1M scholarship fundraising goal in four months

August 28, 2019

Campaign launched in February alongside President McNair’s inauguration raises $1.07 million in support of her vision to expand scholarship availability.

Lockheed Martin extends academic, workforce development partnership with charitable gift
 

Lockheed Martin extends academic, workforce development partnership with charitable gift

August 29, 2019

Corporate support of student scholarships is among the newest additions to a partnership between Lockheed Martin and Tuskegee University.

New historic trail honoring Tuskegee-area civil rights trailblazers to be dedicated Sept. 20
 

New historic trail honoring Tuskegee-area civil rights trailblazers to be dedicated Sept. 20

August 29, 2019

Tuskegee University Archives leads efforts to establish, dedicate a new historic marker trail celebrating the people and locations vital to the area’s fight for civil rights.

Staff Senate begins academic year with newly elected leadership
 

Staff Senate begins academic year with newly elected leadership

August 30, 2019

Naquitha Bowen-Tarver elected by her colleagues to serve as Staff Senate chair for the 2019-20 academic year.

Partnership with NC State to expand graduate degree options while better diversifying the forestry, natural resources industry
 

Partnership with NC State to expand graduate degree options while better diversifying the forestry, natural resources industry

September 03, 2019

Academic partnership with NC State provides aspiring forestry professionals an accelerated, five-year pathway to master's degree.

Skegee Spotlight: Nakiesha Newton
 

Skegee Spotlight: Nakiesha Newton

September 03, 2019

A summer National Park Service internship has further inspired Nakiesha Newton to pursue a career where she can share and preserve African American history.

Tuskegee University workshops seek to increase awareness, hope among those at highest risk for cervical cancer
 

Tuskegee University workshops seek to increase awareness, hope among those at highest risk for cervical cancer

September 03, 2019

NIH-funded programs by Tuskegee’s Center for Biomedical Research seek to educate some of the region’s most at-risk residents

Titus Kaphar’s “Knockout” exhibit debuts in October at Tuskegee University’s Legacy Museum
 

Titus Kaphar’s “Knockout” exhibit debuts in October at Tuskegee University’s Legacy Museum

September 04, 2019

An upcoming art exhibit to deliver a Muhammad Ali-inspired one-two punch centered around themes of activism, transformation and freedom.

Students plan Tuskegee University ‘Saudi National Day’ for Sept. 12
 

Students plan Tuskegee University ‘Saudi National Day’ for Sept. 12

September 05, 2019

“Saudi National Day” to celebrate the cultural diversity and contributions Saudi Arabian students make to Tuskegee’s growing international student population.

Tuskegee hires Benjy Taylor as head men
 

Tuskegee hires Benjy Taylor as head men's basketball coach

September 05, 2019

Tuskegee University announced today that it has named Benjy Taylor head coach of the Golden Tigers men's basketball program.

Sept. 24 Global Education Fair allows Tuskegee students to experience international culture locally
 

Sept. 24 Global Education Fair allows Tuskegee students to experience international culture locally

September 06, 2019

Interested in studying abroad? Want to get better acquainted with your international classmates? Then make plans to attend the Sept. 24 Global Education Fair.

Tuskegee, Follett partner to launch new goldentigergear.com online store
 

Tuskegee, Follett partner to launch new goldentigergear.com online store

September 06, 2019

A new online store dedicated solely to Golden Tiger gear will provide the Tuskegee Family with greater access to licensed, university-branded merchandise.

Tuskegee climbs seven spots to 8th nationally in U.S. News’ 2020 ranking of top HBCUs
 

Tuskegee climbs seven spots to 8th nationally in U.S. News’ 2020 ranking of top HBCUs

September 09, 2019

Besides its jump into U.S. News' national list of HBCU Top 10, Tuskegee is cited as “best” school in several other U.S. News categories.

‘Lockheed Martin Day’ to provide students with career insights, job opportunities
 

‘Lockheed Martin Day’ to provide students with career insights, job opportunities

September 11, 2019

Corporate networking, on-site job and internship interviews, and a BLACK HAWK™ touchdown will headline Lockheed Martin events on campus Sept. 18-19.

Annual Veterinary Medicine 5K event focuses attention on need for greater health, wellness
 

Annual Veterinary Medicine 5K event focuses attention on need for greater health, wellness

September 11, 2019

The college’s annual 5K is part of its growing programs that emphasize school-life balance and community engagement for students.

Annual summit seeks to increase economic potential, impact throughout Alabama’s rural Black Belt
 

Annual summit seeks to increase economic potential, impact throughout Alabama’s rural Black Belt

September 13, 2019

Annual BTW Economic Development Summit continues its legacy of strengthening Black Belt communities and entrepreneurial spirit.

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Tuskegee's P.H. Polk photography collection subject of current Columbus Museum exhibit

September 13, 2019

Georgia’s Columbus Museum partners with the university Archives to celebrate, exhibit the work of famed photographer P.H. Polk.

National Park Service to host public meeting about upcoming Oaks preservation projects
 

National Park Service to host public meeting about upcoming Oaks preservation projects

September 16, 2019

The National Park Service seeks public input on upcoming preservation projects at The Oaks, the historic home of Booker T. Washington.

Pair of one-person plays in October to kick off Tuskegee’s annual Lyceum Series
 

Pair of one-person plays in October to kick off Tuskegee’s annual Lyceum Series

September 17, 2019

Tuskegee’s annual Lyceum Series combines literature, activism and culture to educate audiences in an engaging and holistic way.

New scholarship part of Engineering Women Leadership Development Initiative
 

New scholarship part of Engineering Women Leadership Development Initiative

September 17, 2019

A new scholarship endowment in the College of Engineering will further workforce diversify efforts while preparing the next generation of female engineers.