Friday, June 5, 2020

B-CU sets June 15 as day of giving

Bethune-Cookman University has announced an “Advancing the Legacy’’ national day of giving to raise $100,000 in a single day to assist scholars during their...

B-CU needs to keep caring, capable professors

  Dear Wildcats and supporters, Well, we have almost completed one hurdle (financial), but there is still gloom within the walls of our great university. The...

B-CU gets major donations from Aarons, Mooreheads

BY ALEXIA MCKAY DAYTONA TIMES A large contribution by legendary baseball star Hank Aaron and his wife, Billye, is going to the advancement of Bethune-Cookman University....

B-CU gets financial boost from state legislators

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Florida’s three private historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are getting some much needed financial support. The Florida Legislature has designated $33...

Coronavirus puts a hold on games, Kentucky Derby

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The sports world has halted with the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The National Basketball Association (NBA) suspended the season on March...

B-CU and Senator Bracy announce state’s investment in HBCUs

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Bethune-Cookman University will be joined by Florida State Sen. Randolph Bracy (D-Ocoee) and host a press conference Friday, March 21...

Early voting starts March 7 for primary

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES With Super Tuesday now in the books, the race for the Democratic nomination to challenge President Donald Trump in November heats...

B-CU’s O’Neal reflects on role with NCAA Bowling Committee

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Longtime Bethune-Cookman University Athletics Administrator Robert “Tony” O’Neal is making history this year. O’Neal is the chair of the NCAA Bowling Committee,...

More wins for Lady Wildcats; eyes MEAC crown

COMPILED BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Bethune-Cookman University Lady Wildcats (21-5, 13-1) are on a 13-game winning streak after taking down Norfolk State (16-10, 10-3)...

Poitier to lead ‘MLK Speaks’ choir

The Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Children’s Choir, founded and directed by Constance Poitier, will perform the music for the upcoming spoken word event entitled,...