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  • Alcorn alumnus Duvalier Malone to speak to graduates at Jefferson County High School Commencement

    Fayette, Miss. native and Alcorn State University alumnus Duvalier Malone will return home to give the commencement speech at Jefferson County High School May 22 at 7 p.m.

    Malone is the host of Growth Talk Radio and TV show, a community activist broadcast. Malone has traveled across the state and the world as a speaker at schools, colleges and universities. He is scheduled to release his book in the fall of 2015 titled “From the State Capitol to the Nation Capitol: An Awakening Moment.”

  • Alcorn’s Carla Williams invited to HRO Today Forum in Philadelphia, Pa.

    Human Resources Director for Alcorn State University Carla Williams was recognized for her accomplishments in the area of human resources.

    Williams was among 10 finalists nominated to receive the Chief Human Resource Officer of the Year Award May 3-4 at the HRO Today Forum in Philadelphia, Pa. The awards program celebrated the professional accomplishments of the leading human recourses practitioners. During the awards program, Williams was able to network with other leaders and share ideas for current and future needs in the human resources field.

  • Alcorn’s Joey Mitchell earns doctorate degree

    Alcorn State University’s Director of Career Services Dr. Joey Mitchell recently accomplished a milestone in his educational career.

    Mitchell earned a doctorate degree in professional counseling from Mississippi College Friday, May 8. His new degree will give him the leverage he needs to play an important role in various capacities where counseling is involved.

  • Alcorn alumna April Green becomes owner of dance studio

    At the age of four, April Green’s mother entered her into a dance contest in which she won the grand prize for her performance. It was in that moment when Green realized that dancing was her passion.

    “I have had a love for dancing every since I was four,” said Green, a Vicksburg, Miss. native. “I danced for most of my childhood and even performed during halftime of a few NFL games in my young adult years.”