AAMU News

Warner Bros and New Line Cinema are giving Alabama A&M University Students, Alumni, Family and Friends a chance to preview the new comedy thriller GAME NIGHT, starring Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams. Bateman and McAdams star as Max and Annie, whose weekly couples game night turns into a quest to solve a murder mystery! 

The AAMU Private Screening for Game Night is Tuesday, February 13th, at 6 p.m. at AMC Valley Bend located at 1485 4 Mile Post Rd SE, Huntsville, AL 35802.

Alabama A&M University fans, alumni and media joined AAMU Head Football Coach Connell Maynor and his coaching staff for National Signing Day of the 2018 recruiting class. Coach Maynor had only two weeks to get 17 of the best of the best to round out the Fighting Bulldogs squad. The class features nine offensive players and eight players on defense. Sixteen of the 17 players are high school recruits while one is a junior college transfer.  The signees represent Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Virginia, Michigan, and Maryland. 

Alabama A&M University Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Academic Team (HCASC) needs your three votes a day to advance to this year's National Tournament in Los Angeles, California. 

So far, one-hundred HBCUs have begun to embark on this voting spree to the 2018 National Championship Tournament.  You may vote until February 5th, 5 p.m. Eastern Time. In order for your vote to count, click on an HBCU seal and share your vote via your social media pages. The top 4 teams with the most votes will automatically qualify for the National Championship. 

Every semester, student athletes are recognized for their academic excellence. Jan 29th, 194 students athletes were recognized for their academic achievements. For their accomplishment, they were placed on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll. These student athletes earned a 3.0 GPA or higher during the fall 2017 semester. AAMU President Dr. Andrew Hugine, Jr., Faculty Representative, Dr. Larry McDaniel and Athletic Director Brian Hicks recognized them. 

Photos by Erica Washington. 

The search is over! Alums and other Bulldog enthusiasts packed the Ernest Knight Center recently to see and hear new Head Football Coach Connell Maynor.

"It's time for A&M to win championships on and off the field." - Coach Connell Maynor

Click here for scenes from the news conference. 

Photos by: AAMU Public Relations Director, Jerome Saintjones

Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University presents Dancing with the President and First Lady, Friday,February 9th. The "Harlem Nights on the Hill" themed evening is semi-formal and open to the general public at the cost of $25, students at $10, and/or a table of 10 for $350. All proceeds are in support of the Bulldog Pride Committee. For any additional information, please contact the Bulldog Pride Committee at (256) 372-5287.

Miss AAMU Competes for EBONY HBCU Campus Queen!!!

Vote Aliyah S. Riley, Miss Alabama A&M University, for EBONY 2017-2018 HBCU Campus Queen. 

Click Here To Vote. 
Voting ends on January 30, 2018.

Go BULLDOGS!

The President of Alabama A&M University, Dr. Andrew Hugine Jr. is interviewed by WJAB 90.9 Program Manager, Erica "Fox" Washington for the November, Presidential Edition Community News from the Hill. Topics discussed:

October Board of Trustees meeting, election of officers

Score A Million scoreboard and marquee campaign

New Residence Hall/Room Fee

Ribbon Cutting of Purple Heart Parking Spaces

Conversations with President

United Way update

Christmas Tree Lighting/Angel Tree

Alabama A&M University President, Dr. Andrew Hugine, Jr. appears on the WJAB 90.9 October  "Presidential Edition Community News from the Hill" with Host, Erica "Fox" Washington. 

They discuss "Walking With The President", The Magic City Classic, renovations on campus, students' Habitat House building efforts and many other topics.

"Presidential Community News From The Hill" airs every third Wednesday of the month at 2:30 p.m. on WJAB 90.9 and online at www.wjab.org. 

The Alabama A&M University Family is saddened to learn of the death of Mrs. Ella Byrd McCain, one of its most ardent supporters.

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Thursday, November 16th at Bryant Chapel AME Church in Birmingham, Alabama. The church is located at 3125 Spaulding St. SW, Birmingham, Alabama.

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