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The “Where Are They Now?” Series Continues at Alcorn

The Department of Educational Equity Inclusion and Diversity is on week three of their event “Where Are They Now? Conversation with an Alcornite”. This event, which will continue to be held weekly, was held on Thursday, February 25, 2021 via Zoom. This ongoing series is designed to help students by inviting...

WPRL 91.7 FM Introduces New DJs

It is the time of the year when the newest Mass Communications majors invade Alcorn State University’s (ASU) radio station, WPRL 91.7 FM to showcase their unique talents. Ten students have scheduled slots to entertain ASU and its surrounding areas with their unique radio shows. Other than tuning in to...

Coleman Receives Mini-grant

Dr. J. Janice Coleman, Professor of English at Alcorn State University, was recently awarded a $500 Rapid Response Mini-grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) to assist in establishing a digital gallery of some of the works in her textile arts exhibit. Entitled “Quilts and Other Quadrilaterals,” Dr. Coleman’s...

The Office of Career Services and Pre-Professional Programs presents LinkedIn Workshop

The Office of Career Services and Pre-Professional Programs of Alcorn State University (ASU) hosted a Career Fair, Etiquette, LinkedIn, and Networking seminar on Thursday, February 11th, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the James L. Bolden Student Union Ballroom. The seminar began with Dr. Carolyn Davis, Director of Career...

Alumni Speak to Students in new series event entitled “Where Are They Now?”

The Department of Educational Equity Inclusion and Diversity hosted the event “Where Are They Now? Conversation with an Alcornite” on Thursday, February 11th via Zoom. The purpose of the newfound series is to build relationships between students and alumni of Alcorn State University (ASU). The guest speakers for the inaugural...

Sanders Selected to MLA’s E-Board 2021-2022

Dr. Blanche Sanders, Dean of University Libraries at the J.D. Boyd Library at Alcorn State University has been selected to serve on the Mississippi Library Association’s (MLA) Executive Board (E-Board) for 2021-2022. Dr. Sanders will serve as the Chair of the MLA-Black Caucus Roundtable. As Chair of the Black...

NSLS and Career Services host Braves’ Tank

On Thursday, January 28th, Alcorn State Univeristy’s (ASU) chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) along with the Office of Career Services presented Braves' Tank. This event was inspired by the television show, Shark Tank, which allowed entrepreneurs to pitch business ideas to investors that would...