Mhotsha, Nawa earn all-conference honors at SWAC championships

April 18, 2018 in Sports

chopsports A shorthanded Alcorn State University women’s golf program finished fourth after two rounds at the 2018 SWAC Championships Monday and Tuesday at Oak Wing Golf Club. The Lady Braves […]

Alcorn honors 160 student-athletes as Arceneaux returns to speak at Braves Breakfast of Champions

April 11, 2018 in Sports

chopsports Former standout wide receiver Emmanuel Arceneaux will be the Keynote Speaker for the Braves Breakfast of Champions event Thursday, April 19, on the campus of Alcorn State University. The […]

Tougaloo defeats Alcorn to step into history books

March 29, 2018 in Sports

chopsports For the first time in Tougaloo Bulldogs baseball history, the team has a winning record with 12 wins and 11 loses. While there is more season to play, the […]

Mississippi names first black higher education commissioner

March 24, 2018 in Education, News

By JEFF AMY and SARAH MEARHOFF Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The first-ever African American has been named to oversee Mississippi’s eight public universities. The state College Board announced […]

Alcorn adds new Master of Liberal Arts degree program

March 7, 2018 in Education

By Justus Reed alcorn.edu Alcorn State University remains persistent in its mission to provide opportunities for students to better themselves educationally and professionally. The University now offers the Master of […]

Anna Kazarina, Lydia Batey earn first, second place at the Mississippi Academy of Sciences Meeting

March 6, 2018 in Education

By Justus Reed alcorn.edu The outstanding presentation prowess of two Alcorn State University students from the School of Agriculture and Applied Sciences resulted in big finishes at this year’s 82nd […]

Alcorn alumnus Ronald Turner starts new business, Turner Security, LLC

March 6, 2018 in Business, Education

By Justus Reed alcorn.edu Alcorn State University alumnus, Ronald Turner, plans to offer protective services with his new business Turner Security, LLC opened Thursday, March 1 in Meridian, Mississippi. The […]

Alcorn State begins design of $10M employee housing complex

April 24, 2017 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Alcorn State University projects it will spend $10 million to build 50 faculty and staff housing units on its main Lorman campus. College Board trustees Thursday […]