Biofules company KiOR funds Alcorn’s School of Arts and Sciences proposalAlcorn State, Miss. (June 19, 2013) - Alcorn State University’s School of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce that a proposal made to KiOR, the Houston based biofuels company, as part of the second phase of a project between KiOR, the Mississippi Development Authority, and Alcorn, has been funded for the fiscal year 2013. ...read more
Dr. Kassie Freeman to present at Comparative Education World Congress in Brazil
Alcorn State, Miss. (June 19, 2013) - Dr. Kassie Freeman, director of strategic innovation at Alcorn State University, will attend the XV Comparative Education World Congress that will be held June 24-28, 2013, by the School of Economics, Buenos Aires University, Brazil.
Alcorn to hold its 2nd property auction in July
Alcorn State, Miss. (June 12, 2013) - Alcorn State University has found an excellent way to make money on its obsolete and unused equipment by holding a property auction.
Alcorn's Greenfield speaks at Freedom Schools National Training
Alcorn State, Miss. (June 12, 2013) - Dr. Derek Greenfield, director of Educational Equity and Inclusion, recently served as a featured speaker at the Ella Baker Child Policy Training Institute National Training in Clinton, Tennessee.
Alcorn’s Reed serves as board member for Small Farmer Agricultural Leadership Institute that graduates three Mississippi’s farmers
Alcorn State, Miss. (June 7, 2013) - “Three Mississippi’s farmers recently graduated from the 2013 Small Farm Agricultural Leadership Institute,” said Anthony Reed, interim assistant extension administrator for Alcorn State University Extension Program, who serves as a Leadership Institute board member.
Alcorn’s Fine Arts faculty and students participate in Natchez Festival of Music
Alcorn State, Miss. (June 7, 2013) - Donna Schaffer, director of Choral Activities at Alcorn State University, was featured in the Natchez Festival of Music held in Natchez, Mississippi, May 4-25.
Alcorn’s Wallace appointed to 3-year term on national committee
Alcorn State, Miss. (June 5, 2013) - Alcorn State University's assistant professor of education, Dr. Jennifer Young Wallace, was recently appointed to serve a three-year term on the Association of Teacher Educators Professional Journal Committee.