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  • Astute students celebrated at 2017 Honors Convocation

    Velma Brown Blackmon

    For T’Kisheuna Stewart, being honored as a President’s Scholar at Alcorn State University’s biannual Honors Convocation has been a priority for her every since she stepped foot on campus. She’s consistently made the Dean’s Scholars list, but this year, she finally accomplished her goal of surpassing her past accomplishments.

    “This Honors Convocation was the most exciting one for me because I finally earned a President’s Scholar cardigan,” said T’kisheuna, a senior. “I’ve been working so hard to reach this goal. Even though the journey hasn’t been easy, all of the sacrifices were worth it. This is the result of hard work.”

  • Faculty, staff and students enjoy fun in the sun at the All For One Giving Campaign kickoff

    While visiting the campus of Alcorn State University, Coahoma Community College sophomore Ernest Stevenson was one of the many students who participated in the University’s All For One Campaign Kickoff activities. He was impressed with the positive vibes he received from students, faculty and staff.

    “The atmosphere is awesome here at Alcorn,” said Ernest. “I can tell that it’s very family oriented here. This has been a great experience, and I may make this my home in the near future.”

  • Send Silence Packing initiative makes its way to Alcorn State University

    Over 100 empty book bags were spread among Alcorn State University’s campus green in honor of those who committed suicide.

    Alcorn’s Active Minds Chapter presented the “Send Silence Packing” exhibit on campus Tuesday, March 21 to represent the number of college students who die by suicide each year. Attached on the bags were the stories of suicide victims from across the country.

  • NASCAR Drive for Diversity Pit Crew Recruitment Tour returns to Alcorn

    Former student athletes at Alcorn State University will have the opportunity to embark on a possible career as a NASCAR pit crew member.

    The NASCAR Drive for Diversity Pit Crew Recruitment Tour made a stop at the Davey L. Whitney HPER Complex Thursday, March 23 to find NASCAR’s next pit crew members. The program is a comprehensive training program for aspiring minority and female pit crew members. The program is designed to identify, coach, train and develop minority athletes who possess the skill, ability and attitude to be a successful pit crew member in one of the three NASCAR national series.


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Mon Mar 27

Small Farmers Conference 2017

Location: Greenville, Miss.
Tue Mar 28

Note Taking and Time Management Skills

Location: J.D. Boyd Library Medgar Wiley Evers Auditorium
Wed Mar 29

Media Day 2017

Location: Dr. Clinton Bristow Jr. Dining Facility
Thu Mar 30

Free Game Night

Location: James L. Bolden Campus Union Game Room
Mon Apr 03

Psychology Week