Mississippi students receive National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation journalism scholarships

By Ayesha K. Mustafaa Editor The National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation (NNPAF) has awarded 21 cash scholarships of $1,000 each to student scholars for the 2015-2016 school year. The recipients attend Historical Black Colleges and […]


Alcorn State University repeats as one of the top public schools in the South in US News and World Report Rankings

The Mississippi Link Newswire

Alcorn State University students and alumni are proud that Alcorn keeps ranking high as one of the best colleges in the United States. The 2014 “US News and World Report” rankings released today confirmed Alcorn’s standing as No. 29 among Historically Black Colleges and Universities and No. 35 amid Top Public Schools (Regional South).

Alcorn’s overall ranking No. 77 among the South’s regional universities is a testament to the… […]