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  • Shani Collins, Shenika Poindexter selected to participate in the Health Disparities Research Training Program

    Shenika Poindexter

    Two instructors from Alcorn State University will represent the university with their brilliance and forward thinking attitude.

    Dr. Shani K. Collins and Dr. Shenika Poindexter have been selected to represent Alcorn as the 2015-2017 junior faculty health disparities training scholars.

  • Alcorn alumni selected to participate in Black History Month Webinar

    Woodrow Price

    Two of Alcorn State University’s alumni gave their opinions on issues concerning the educational well being of minority students.

    Woodrow Price, who is the president of the Claiborne County Association of Educators, and Sarai Johnson, an educationally handicapped educator, participated in the Black History Month webinar, “Students of Color in Education: Endangered or Ignored?” Wednesday, Feb. 25.

  • Alcorn State University’s Dovi Alipoe wins Diversity Award

    One of Alcorn State University’s own was awarded for his hard work and emphasis on diversity.

    The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) selected Alcorn’s director of Global Programs Dr. Dovi Alipoe as the Diversity Award winner in the IHL Board Room in Jackson, Miss. Wednesday, Feb. 18.

  • Alcorn Division of Student Affairs-Counseling and Testing Services host suicide prevention program

    Suicide prevention was the topic of discussion at Alcorn State University’s latest program.

    The Mississippi Coalition of Partners in Prevention (MCPP) chose Alcorn’s campus to host the Suicide Prevention: Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) program Tuesday, Feb. 17 in the Dr. Clinton Bristow, Jr. Dining Facility Gold Room. Suicide prevention training was given to Alcorn faculty, staff and students.

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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
Fri Mar 06

AgDiscovery Summer Camp Application

Sat Mar 07

Braves Basketball at Prairie View A&M

Location: Prairie View, Texas