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ASU National Alumni Association Selects 2011 Hall of Honor Class

Five Alcornites will be inducted into the 2011 Class of the Alcorn State University National Alumni Association Hall of Honor on Friday, May 6, 2011, during the Annual Alumni Awards Dinner & Hall of Honor Banquet.

The Hall of Honor recognizes and honors Alcornites who have participated, contributed, and supported programs at Alcorn State University and who exemplify high principles of leadership and service through their contributions and achievements as citizens in their respective communities.

Those Alcornites that will be recognized are: Jean A. Pittman ’68, Greenville, Mississippi; Samuel King ’75, Huntsville, Alabama; Robert E. Simmons ’78, Biloxi, Mississippi; Dr. Jesse Harness ’67, Fayette, Mississippi; and Bernice Wayne Maxwell ’71, Chicago, Illinois. For more information regarding the Hall of Honor Ceremony, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 601-877-2413.