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  • Alcorn alumnus Jessie Guinn’s STEM article published in IMPACT magazine

    Dr. Jessie Guinn is the latest Alcorn State University alumni to be recognized for reaching a new level of success.

    Guinn’s outline of the growth and benefits of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programming abroad was published in the 2015 edition of IMPACT magazine, a publication by The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University in Glenside, Pa. Guinn serves as Arcadia’s assistant dean of STEM.

  • Sodexo at Alcorn among top 25 in nation for customer satisfaction

    Sodexo at Alcorn State University has been recognized as one of the best in its field.

    Alcorn’s Sodexo site was recently selected among the top 25 sites for quality customer service. Members of the Braves Dining Marketing Team conducted the Ipsos Customer Loyalty survey during the Spring 2015 semester. The survey was open to Alcorn faculty, staff and students. Survey takers participated via a kiosk that was set up inside the Dr. Clinton Bristow Jr. Dining Facility. Participants also could take the survey via Alcorn’s social media sites. The survey is given at Alcorn and other Sodexo sites every semester.

  • Coach Jay Hopson, Quarterback John Gibbs Jr. amongst Alcorn’s five nominations for the 2015 HBCU Awards

    This year’s award ceremony recognizing historically black colleges and universities will have representation from Alcorn State University.

    Alcorn will have five finalists in the fifth annual AARP HBCU Awards that will be presented on Hampton University’s campus Friday, July 10. Alcorn will be nominated in the following categories: Best Student Government Association, Brittany Noble-Jones for Alumna of the Year, Jay Hopson for Male Coach of the Year, John Gibbs Jr. for Male Athlete of the Year and Alcorn State University Football for Men’s Team of the Year.

  • Alcorn’s LSMAMP students, staff says farewell at closing program

    Alcorn State University’s Louis Stokes Mississippi Alliance for Minority Participation (LSMAMP) students and staff met one last time to look back on a summer well spent.

    Members of Alcorn’s LSMAMP summer camp said their goodbyes at the camp’s 2015 Closing Program Friday, June 19 at the Medgar Wiley Evers Auditorium located in the J.D. Boyd Library. The program is aimed at increasing the quality and quantity of students successfully completing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) baccalaureate degree programs.