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Emergency Preparedness Active Threat Drill

B-CU Holds Active Threat Drill

August 9

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

Student Affairs
Team Africa Soccer

Campus Tours Provide a Peek at College Life

August 7

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

Activities
Black Male College Explorers

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

August 6

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

Announcements
Marching Wildcats

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

July 30

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

Alumni
Androse Bell

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

July 30

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

Alumni
Alumni

Wildcat Roundup: Orange County Florida Alumni Provide Student Scholarships 

July 30

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

Academic
Strategies to Address Drowning

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

July 30

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

Activities
Fellowship Gospel Choir

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

July 23

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

Academic
Deanne Williams-Bryant

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

July 23

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

Announcements
Demetrius Weaver

BEYGOOD Announces 2018-2019 Homecoming Scholars Award Recipients

July 23

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

Activities
Exploring Gifts and Grace

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

July 18

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

Announcements
Tom Joyner

Tom Joyner B-CU Homecoming Parade Grand Marshal 

July 16

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

Alumni
Jarren Davis

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

July 16

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

Announcements
White House Internship

White House Internship Program Open for Applicants - Deadline August 24

July 16

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

Special Events
Janice Mathis

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

July 16

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

Activities
Comas2

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

July 16

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

Academic
Dr. Clarissa White

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

July 11

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

Student Affairs
Wildcat Immersion

Wildcat Immersion Program Sets Students Up for Success 

July 11

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

Student Affairs
Latinamericano

Centro Educativo Latinoamericano Delegation Visits B-CU for Cultural Immersion

July 11

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

Academic
Scholarship Opportunity

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

July 11

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

Activities
promoting healthy living

Partnership for a Healthier America Initiative to Promote Campus Wellness

June 25

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

Announcements
Tom Joyner

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

June 25

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

Special Events
Isaiah Washington Keynote

Actor Isaiah Washington to Give Closing Keynote at Education and Social Justice Conference

June 25

Date: June 26, 2018 Time: 1:30 p.m. Location: Mary McLeod Bethune Performing Arts Center Critically-acclaimed, NAACP Image and SAG award-winning actor, producer, activist and...

Academic
Summer CURE Researchers

CURE Summer Program Promotes Undergraduate Research

June 25

The 2018 Center for Undergraduate Research Excellence (CURE) program is now underway. CURE is a 10-week summer residential program that enhances students’ academic experience by exposing...

Special Events
Summer camp

B-CU Hastings Campus Teams with South Woods Elementary School to Provide Youth Summer Camp Experience

June 25

B-CU’s Miller Center (Hastings Campus) was eager to team up with South Woods Elementary School (SWES) to enhance the summer camp experience for fifteen underserved fourth graders. During the...

Alumni
Nascar student

NASCAR Selects Top Local Talent from B-CU

June 25

Courtesy of NASCAR  Recently, the NASCAR Diversity Internship Program (NDIP) welcomed its largest class since its inception in 2000. The 2018 NDIP class consists of more than 30 of the top...

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