Thank God For Nurses

HOUSTON – An anonymous quote stated, “When you’re a nurse, you know that everyday you will touch a life, or a life will touch yours.” It may seem at times that doctors receive a lot of the credit for what takes place in healthcare; however, nurses play a huge role not only inside the medical…

Celebrating Nurses Week May 6-12, 2016

PRAIRIE VIEW – In honor of Nurses Week, Let’s Celebrate African-American Nurses!  These men and women work hard daily to ensure your family and friends are receiving excellent and quality health care. Ever since Mary Eliza Mahoney became the first African-American Registered Nurse in 1879, nurses have continued to make strides within this health care…

Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at USDA Announces Funding for Land-Grant Universities

By: Erica Ponder PRAIRIE VIEW – The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Dr. Joe Leonard, Jr., made an announcement at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) that on behalf of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture’s (NIFA) 1890 Institution Research, Extension, and Teaching Capacity Building Grants Program, over $18…