Florida A&m

January 9, 2014: FAMU elected its first female president, Elmira Mangum.

Chairman Of FAMU Trustees Seeks Tighter Control Of President

Florida A&M University President Elmira Mangum is facing criticism from some of the university’s trustees as they evaluated her performance.

07/21/2015

Robert Champion with FAMU band.  (Courtesy: The Champion Family)

Jury Convicts 3 Of Manslaughter Florida A&M Hazing Death

Manslaughter convictions have come down on the last three defendants accused of hazing a Florida A&M drum major to death. Friday’s verdict ended a three-year-old case that shined a light on ritualized hazing within the school’s famed band.

04/24/2015

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Florida Senate Democrats Push Anti-Discrimination Bills

Democratic lawmakers in the Florida Senate are demanding new anti-discrimination laws meant to protect gays, pregnant women and former felons.

03/05/2015

Robert Champion with FAMU band.  (Courtesy: The Champion Family)

Ringleader In Hazing Death At Florida A&M To Be Sentenced

The sentencing is coming soon for a former Florida A&M University band member convicted last year of manslaughter and felony hazing in the death of a drum major.

01/09/2015

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Jacksonville Dominates Florida A&M 79-56

Andris Misters had a career-high 32 points as Jacksonville dominated winless Florida A&M 79-56 on Tuesday night.

01/06/2015

FAMU (Source: American-School-Search.com)

Bethune-Cookman Tops Florida A&M 18-17 In OT

Bethune-Cookman made a two-point try to beat Florida A&M 18-17 in overtime on Saturday in the Florida Blue Florida Classic.

11/22/2014

Robert Champion with FAMU band.  (Courtesy: The Champion Family)

Ex-Band FAMU Member Convicted In Hazing Death

A jury convicted a former Florida A&M band member of manslaughter and felony hazing on Friday in connection to the death of a drum major.

10/31/2014

State Capitol (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

House And Senate Pass Budgets, Get Ready For Talks

The House and Senate approved plans Thursday to spend about $75 billion in the budget year that begins July 1, setting up negotiations between the two sides over how much to devote to priorities ranging from education to child welfare to the environment.

04/03/2014

FAMU (Source: American-School-Search.com)

Adams Leads Florida A&M Past Bethune-Cookman 80-75

Jamie Adams scored 26 points and Reggie Lewis added 20 asFlorida A&M defeated Bethune-Cookman 80-75 on Saturday.

02/22/2014

FAMU (Source: American-School-Search.com)

Florida A&M Comes Back To Beat Coppin St. 82-71

Reggie Lewis scored 24 points, including six 3-pointers, as FloridaA&M overpowered Coppin State in the second half, winning 82-71 on Saturday.

02/15/2014

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