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  • Alcorn State University gears up for Mid-Winter Conference

    An enormous group of Alcorn State University alumni are preparing to come together to discuss ways of improving the university.

    The 38th Annual Mid-Winter Conference will be held at the Beau Rivage Hotel and Casino in Biloxi, Miss Thursday, Feb. 26 through Sunday, March 1st.

  • Alcorn’s Presidential inauguration to celebrate tradition, excellence and legacy

    In celebration of its heritage, Alcorn will formally install Dr. Alfred Rankins Jr. as 19th President April 16-17 with a number of events.

    The theme of the inauguration—We are Alcorn. Tradition. Excellence. Legacy. — salutes our proud traditions, reflects our commitment to academic excellence and recognizes our promise to insure our legacy for future generations.

  • Alcorn student Pavel Sarygin returns from studying abroad in Shanghai

    Opportunities for students to better themselves are endless at Alcorn State University. Sometimes, students who are brave enough to take advantage of those opportunities step outside of their comfort zone and explore various portions of the world. Alcorn State junior Pavel Sarygin is one of those students.

  • Ag alumni convene to support the School of Agriculture, Research, Extension and Applied Sciences

    On Feb. 7, agriculture alumni and friends convened at the Center for Ecology and Natural Resources Building on the Lorman campus of Alcorn State University to hear from the dean and director of Land-grant Programs, School of Agriculture, Research, Extension and Applied Sciences, Dr. Ivory W. Lyles, and to discuss their strategies for enhancing support of the School and the University.

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Mon Feb 23

Financial Aid Awareness Week

Sat Feb 28

Braves Basketball at Southern University

Location: Baton Rouge, La.
Tue Mar 03

Funding Opportunities Workshop in Tunica

Location: Tunica County Extension Office, 1221 Kenny Hill Avenue, Suite 3, Tunica, Mississippi.
Tue Mar 03

Funding Opportunities Workshop in Mound Bayou

Location: Alcorn’s Research/Extension Farm and Technology Transfer Center, 294 Grainger Dorsey Road, Mound Bayou, Mississippi.
Thu Mar 05

Braves Basketball at Texas Southern

Location: Houston, Texas