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SAVE THE DATE: bigBANG! 2015 To Be Held At Paul Quinn For The Second Year In A Row

bigBANG! 2015 is the longest-running event designed to celebrate and spark discussion on the innovative solutions needed to drive collective action and positive change for the citizens of Dallas. The theme for this year’s bigBANG! is Innovations in Collaborations and convenes leaders making great strides in emphasizing the importance of design thinking in all things collaborative. Over 200 tickets have already been sold for game-changing event which will be held on the Paul Quinn College campus for the second year Read More...

2015-16 Men’s & Women’s Soccer Schedule

2015-16 MENS & WOMENS SOCCER SCHEDULE   DATE                         OPPONENT                                      TIME                       LOCATION   August 28        Friday           Eastfield College (Women)        6 p. m.                      Mesquite, TX   September 6        Sunday         Western College                               1 p. m./3 p. m.            Snyder, TX 8        Tuesday        Austin College (M)                           5 p. m.                          Sherman, TX 12       Saturday      Wiley College                                    1 p.m./3:30 p. m.       Marshall, TX 15       Tuesday        Jarvis Christian College               1 p. m./3 p.m.             Hawkins, TX 19       Saturday      Richland College (Men)                 7 p. m.             Read More...

Cowboys Legend Michael Irvin To Kickoff Voices That Matter Speakers Series

Paul Quinn College is thrilled to kick off the second year of Voices That Matter, a speaker series that features achievers and people who have overcome obstacles and can inspire others with their stories. Media agent Jan Miller and the Dupree Miller & Associates agency are presenting the free series, which continues through the spring. Dallas Cowboys legend Michael Irvin will kickoff the series on September 2nd at Paul Quinn. Michael Jerome Irvin was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Read More...

Parish Episcopal School Student Diversity Leadership Council Retreat

For more than forty years, Parish Episcopal School in Dallas has been dedicated to making a difference – in their students’ lives, in their community and in their world. The Parish Episcopal Student Diversity Leadership Council held their retreat on the Paul Quinn College campus last week. Read More...

Quinnite Kevin Lee One of 83 Students Selected As 2015 HBCU All-Stars

U.S. Department of Education Office of Communications & Outreach, Press Office    400 Maryland Ave., S.W. Washington, D.C. 20202                    For Immediate Release: Thursday, August 20, 2015 Contact: Press Office, (202) 401, 1576, press@ed.gov   83 Students from 70 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Named 2015 HBCU All-Stars The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (WHIHBCUs) today announced its 2015 HBCU All-Stars, recognizing 83 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students for their accomplishments in academics, leadership, and civic engagement. The All-Stars were selected from more than 450 students who Read More...
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PQC Alum LaRon Mitchell: Balancing teaching and boxing

For a teacher, there is nothing like watching students grow up, learn lessons in life and graduate. For a boxer, there is nothing more satisfying than earning a hard-fought win, which could include knocking someone out. Heavyweight LaRon Mitchell has experienced both. By day, he is an elementary school teacher, imparting knowledge on his students, while, at night, Mitchell applies his craft in the gym, working hard to get better with every training session. Mitchell has extraordinary power, as is evident by Read More...

A Big PQC Welcome to #SMU19!

The Quinnite Nation sends a warm welcome to approximately 50 SMU Freshmen that will be touring Paul Quinn College today. Some of the areas they will be visiting: I. Grand Lounge: A History of the College and Education of the Mural II. Student Union Building: An Introduction to the Student Support Services and Health and Wellness Center III. Adams Building: Meet & Greet with the College with Enrollment Management, Bursar, Work College and a visit to the Career Clothes Closet. IV. Tour of the Read More...

Paul Quinn College Announces New Urban College Model

Paul Quinn College Announces New Urban College Model Model Includes New Tuition Structure, Free Textbooks, Work Program, and Charter School Dallas, TX – February 16, 2015 – Paul Quinn College (“Paul Quinn”) President Michael Sorrell announced today that beginning in the fall of 2015, the school would be adopting a new student financial structure that will result in the average on-campus student graduating with less than $10,000 of student loan debt and four years of real world work experience. This innovative Read More...

DukeImmerse

A very special Quinnite thank you to a special group of 7 Duke University students that were on campus last week participating in DukeImmerse, a semester-long, interdisciplinary program with courses & curriculum designed around the topics of Urban Environmental Justice & Social Entrepreneurship. ‪#‎nationbuilding‬ Read More...

VOICES THAT MATTER: Pat & Emmitt Smith

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