Inauguration News

Alcorn Bravery: M. Christopher Brown II inaugurated as the 18th President
In a ceremony full of Alcorn tradition dating back to the year of the University’s founding, 1871, Dr. M. Christopher Brown II was inaugurated as the 18th president of Alcorn State University at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 16th in the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex. April 18, 2011. More> 

Nation’s Youngest HBCU President to be Inaugurated, Alcorn State University
Appointed at age 38, M. Christopher Brown II became the youngest president to lead the oldest historically black land-grant institution in the nation, Alcorn State University and is also the youngest HBCU president in the nation. Over 50 applicants applied to take the top post at Alcorn State University and at the end of the day the youngest applicant stood out. April 7, 2011. More>

Alcorn State University Announces Notable Keynote Speakers, Agenda for the Inauguration of M. Christopher Brown II as the 18th President  Alcorn State University in celebration and recognition of its 18th President M. Christopher Brown II has orchestrated an inaugural weekend filled with outstanding keynote speakers from universities and professional organizations from around the nation. April 5, 2011. More> 

Presidential Inauguration Scholarship Ball and Brave Fest Concert to provide scholarships and entertainment for students
Alcorn State University supporters will showcase their best ball gowns and tuxedos to benefit student scholarships at the Purple and Gold Presidential Ball in honor of the University’s 18th President M. Christopher Brown II. March 31, 2011. More> 

Alcorn's 18th Presidential Inauguration Events Tickets Available for Purchase Online
Guests can now RSVP and purchase tickets online to attend events for the inauguration of M. Christopher Brown II, Ph.D. as the 18th president of Alcorn State University. March 18, 2011. More> 
Presidential Inauguration to Celebrate Engaging Opportunities, Pursuing Excellence Inaugural activities to celebrate the installation of M. Christopher Brown II as the 18th president of Alcorn State University will be held April 15th through 17th with a number of events planned throughout the weekend in conjunction with this symbolic and celebratory occasion. February 11, 2011. More> 

President Brown holds University Assembly, announces new student scholarship Alcorn’s 18th President M. Christopher Brown II, the youngest leader in the institution’s history, held his first University assembly today, which was broadcast live on the University’s Web site.  January 21, 2011. More>  



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