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  • Alcorn’s Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. hosts disaster relief drive for William Carey University students

    The Delta Epsilon Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. at Alcorn State University is here to help those in need.

    The sorority began their Delta Epsilon Disaster Relief Effort Wednesday, Feb. 1 for students who were affected by the damaging tornados that hit William Carey University in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in January

  • Psychology Society celebrates National Heart Month with charity event

    Alcorn State University’s Psychology Society took up donations in honor of those who suffer from heart disease.

    The organization hosted the Heart Warriors event in the Dr. Clinton Bristow Jr. Dining Facility lobby Monday, Feb. 13 to collect donations for heart disease patients in honor of February being National Heart Month. The donations will be delivered to St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi.

  • Honor Students attend 2017 State Honors Conference

    Pictured are Julia Kristman, Ariel Walker, Dr. Wandra Arrington, Rayford Mullins and Jocelyn Taylor

    Four members of Alcorn State University’s Honors Student Organization (HSO) traveled to Poplarville, Mississippi to interact with other honor students and exchange ideas on future initiatives.

    The members attended the 2017 State Honors Conference at Pearl River Community College Friday, Feb. 10 and Saturday, Feb. 11. The conference is designed to help students develop an interest in honors programs and discuss future trends and issues concerning honors programs.

  • Mariah Batiest receives HBCU Title III Scholarship

    A new scholarship is helping Alcorn State University sophomore Moriah Batiest further her education.

    Moriah, a business administration major, was awarded the $1,000 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Title III Scholarship.

    After applying for many scholarships in the past and not hearing any responses, Moriah didn’t expect to be awarded. She said that the notification of her award was a pleasant surprise.