Recent News Releases
Attorney Daryl D. Parks, the managing partner at the Parks and Crump, LLC law firm, will be the keynote speaker for the Bethune-Cookman University fall commencement to be held 10 a.m., Saturday Dec. 14 in the Performing Arts Center.
Two local businessmen and a bishop with the African Methodist Episcopal Church will receive honorary degrees at Bethune-Cookman University’s fall commencement to be held at 10 a.m., Saturday Dec. 14. in the Performing Arts Center. Charles Lydecker and Glenn Ritchey will receive the honorary doctor of business administration; Bishop Adam Jefferson Richardson Jr. will receive the doctor of humane letters.
Abraham Rosa Seasonings will re-launch the company with a cooking competition at Bethune-Cookman University starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14. The competition will be held in the Hilton Room of the Wendell P. Holmes School of Business building.
Bethune-Cookman University has named Rev. Dr. Randolph Bracy Jr. a Distinguished Professor and appointed him to help launch a new School of Religion.
Students and faculty from the School of Education attended the 64th Annual Florida Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance and Sports (FAHPERDS) Conference in Orlando, Fla. held Oct. 17 through Oct. 19.
Bethune-Cookman University will host the National Association of African American Honors Programs conference Oct. 31 to Nov. 3.
Valencia Robinson, a 1994 alumna of Bethune-Cookman University and a 20-year veteran of the Volusia County public school system, was named by “People” magazine as a Teacher of the Year.
The Bethune-Cookman University National Alumni Association has announced a drive to gain FULL MEMBERS into the fold, beginning October 1.
Bethune-Cookman University is extending its reach in Florida with the opening of its Deltona Campus on Monday. A crowd milled around new classrooms and administrative offices at 1555 Saxon Blvd., in a renovated medical complex that houses the new campus.
More than 100 years ago, Mary McLeod Bethune founded a school with $1.50 and five little girls. Today, Bethune-Cookman University enjoys a reputation as an academic center of excellence and one of the country’s premier Historically Black Universities.
Bethune-Cookman University continues a five-year march toward historic enrollment numbers as more students choose to attend the academically rigorous institution.
Bethune-Cookman University continues its mission of meeting the needs of 21st century students with the renovation and new construction of Harrison Rhodes Memorial Building. The groundbreaking for the project will be held at 11 a.m., Friday Aug. 23 on the front lawn of the facility.