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Florida A&M Extended President Larry Robinson’s Contract

Last week, Florida A&M University (FAMU) Board of Trustees (BOT) announced it will extend President Larry Robinson's contract a year, extended him to December 2022. Robinson has been president since 2017 and received strong ratings...

FAMU Getting $30 Million Federal Grant from NOAA for Center for Coastal and Marine...

Florida A&M University (FAMU) is the recipient of a $30 million, five-year federal grant from the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to support the Center for Coastal and Marine Ecosystems (CCME) and its mission...
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Al Lawson Holds Virtual Meeting With COVID Equity Task Force, Florida Leaders

The statewide taskforce is comprised of a group of faith-based leaders from around the state, HBCU presidents, educators, health care leaders, elected officials and community stakeholders.

FAMU Getting $5 Million from Google

The one-time unrestricted financial grant will provide FAMU with financial support for scholarships, technological infrastructure support, career readiness and curriculum development.

FAMU Agrees to Agreement with Nike, LeBron James on Footwear, Apparel and Equipment

“This is great news for Florida A&M University. We are thrilled to be in partnership with Nike and LeBron James. Our student-athletes and the University will be the beneficiaries for years to come,” said FAMU President Robinson Larry Robinson.

Ron DeSantis Announces Six COVID-19 Vaccination Sites to Help Underserved Floridians

The Governor made this announcement at Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, where one of the new sites is located.

Larry Robinson: FAMU Continues to Make Progress Despite the Pandemic

While the pandemic presented many unforeseen obstacles, it also brought opportunities, Robinson said. The university was able to increase its online and remote course offerings, while also addressing the technology needs of students, faculty and staff.

FAMU Gets Ready to Launch Rapid Testing for Students and Employees

The testing includes the use of about 7,000 rapid antigen tests supplied by the White House Initiative on HBCUs. Testing will be conducted 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the FAMU Employee Clubhouse, 2414 South Adams St.