FAMU Responds to ICE Announcement Regarding International Students

The Florida A&M University (FAMU) Office of International Education and Development has been notified by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that temporary exemptions for non-immigrant students taking online classes due to the pandemic for the fall 2020 semester will be modified. The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) will require International students attending schools…

BAR EXAM DATE

Florida Bar Exam Date Changed to Avoid Primary Election Day   The Florida Board of Bar Examiners, with the approval of the Supreme Court of Florida, announces a change to the date of the August 2020 Bar Examination. To avoid a conflict with the August 18, 2020 primary election in Florida, the August 2020 Bar…

Board of Governors Approves FAMU Reopening Plan

Board of Governors Approves FAMU Reopening Plan   The Florida Board of Governors (BOG) unanimously approved Florida A&M University’s plans in anticipation of the return of students to campus this fall. The plan includes a hybrid offering of online and in-person instruction, social distancing in classrooms, temperature and symptom monitoring and a mandatory facemask policy.…

FAMU Law Alum Andrew Bain Appointed as Ninth Judicial Circuit Judge in Orange County

FAMU Law Alum Andrew Bain Appointed as Ninth Judicial Circuit Judge in Orange County    ORLANDO, Fla – Florida A&M University College of Law alumnus Andrew Bain has been appointed by Gov. Ron DeSantis as a judge for the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orange County. Orlando-based Bain has been an assistant state attorney in the Ninth Circuit since 2013.    “I am…