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  • Nissan announces $250,000 donation to six local Historically Black Colleges and Universities

    Alcorn State University has become one of a few recipients of a generous donation from one of the worlds most famous automobile companies.

    Nissan announced the donation of $250,000 to six local Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) March 20 to promote STEM initiatives at each school and to inspire and develop talent.

  • Chantel Marsaw receives Unsung Hero Award

    Each year, Natchez newspaper, The Natchez Democrat, spotlights upstanding citizens who go above and beyond for their community service. This year, Alcorn State University student and Natchez, Miss. native Chantel Marsaw was among those who are known for making an effort to make Adams County a better place.

  • Dr. Panicker to represent Mississippi in the American Society for Horticultural Science

    The largest horticulture society in North America, the American Society for Horticultural Science (ASHS), with members in more than 100 countries has appointed Alcorn State University’s director of conservation research, Dr. Girish K.S. Panicker, to represent the society in the state of Mississippi.

  • Golden Girl tryouts scheduled for Saturday

    Aspiring dancers will have the chance to earn a spot on Alcorn State University's celebrated dance squad.

    The talented Golden Girls dance troupe will be holding auditions for girls interested in joining the team Saturday, March 21 in the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex at 6 p.m. The participants are required to pay a $50, non-refundable registration fee in the Fine Arts Building at 8 a.m.


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Sat Mar 28

Vicksburg Community Garden Groundbreaking Ceremony

Location: 5855 Highway 61 South, Vicksburg, Miss.
Wed Apr 01

Sandbox Event 002

Location: WWACB Banner Training Room

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Thu Apr 02

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Location: WWACB Banner Training Room

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Wed Apr 08

15th Annual Spring 2015 Health and Wellness Fair

Location: James L. Bolden Campus Union Ballroom
Wed Apr 08

2nd Annual Center of Excellence in Research Symposium

Location: Biotechnology Building