• Council House Front Door

    Mary McLeod Bethune Council House

    National Historic Site DC

Park Newspaper

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Did You Know?

The Bethune-Cookman College Logo and Wildcat Mascot

In 1904, Mary McLeod Bethune opened a small school in Daytona Beach, Florida, with five girls and one dollar and fifty cents. That school developed into Bethune-Cookman University. Today, the university has over 3,060 students enrolled. More...