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  1. CMU president to step down in July for new role as a granddadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Michigan Radio

    ... liked it," Ross said. Ross became CMU's president in 2010. Previously, he served as the president of Alcorn State University and vice president of CMU, as well as several other posts in higher education. According to his biography on CMU's website, ...

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  2. CMU President George Ross plans to help with capital campaign, teach after he steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | Central Michigan Life

    ... June. In 2010, Ross was hired as CMU's 14th president after serving for two years as president of Alcorn State University. He replaced Kathleen Wilbur, who currently serves as vice president for Development and External Affairs. Wilbur was serving ...

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  3. George Ross stepping down as CMU presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | MIPrepZone

    ... his tiny fingers around mine." Prior to assuming the CMU presidency, Ross served as president of Alcorn State University, founded in 1871 as the nation's first public historically black land-grant university. Before that, he was vice president for ...

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  4. Central Michigan University President George Ross to step down July 31Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Central Michigan Life

    ... 14th president, Ross was vice president for finance and administrative services at CMU, president of Alcorn State University, executive vice president at Clark Atlanta University, executive vice chancellor at the University of Tennessee at ...

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  5. CMU Board of Trustees to hire 'nationally recognized search firm' to help find next presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | Central Michigan Life

    ... for Finance and Administrative Services from 2002-2008 before leaving to serve as president of Alcorn State University. Weideman stated the university's academic organizational review, search for a chief diversity officer, building of a new Center ...

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  6. Medgar-Evers-9542324-1-402Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | BIO

    ... World War II, and received an honorable discharge in 1946. In 1948, he entered Alcorn College (now Alcorn State University) in Lorman, Mississippi. During his senior year, Evers married a fellow student, Myrlie Beasley. They later had three ...

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    Wednesday Jan 10 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... with fresh produce and meat minus the chemicals. White won small farmer of the year in 2014 from Alcorn State University and also preaches in his community. He said if he wins the grant, he will buy transportation and build a shed for processing ...

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  8. First baby of 2018 arrives at North Oaks Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Advocate

    ... ying accounting at Southeastern Louisiana University. White, a running back, recently transferred to Alcorn State University in Lorman, Mississippi, from Fresno City College in Fresno, California, to join the Braves' football program.

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  9. Prentiss farmer needs votes to win $75K grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... with fresh produce and meat minus the chemicals. White won small farmer of the year in 2014 from Alcorn State University and also preaches in his community. He said if he wins the grant, he will buy transportation and build a shed for processing ...

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    Friday Jan 5 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Riding a four-game home winning-streak, the Alcorn State University men's basketball program will take on Jackson State at 5:30 p.m. Saturday and Grambling State at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Davey L. Whitney Complex. The doubleheader Saturday is sponsored by the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency .

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  11. Tobacco tax, college desegregation money among 2018 issuesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 2 | Starkville Daily News

    ... 1975, saying the three universities had been neglected. A 2002 settlement of the case has provided Alcorn State University, Jackson State University and Mississippi Valley State University more than $450 million designed to help them catch up to ...

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  12. After a court order, the Missouri prison system must go smoke-free on or before April 1.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | Sunherald.com

    ... 1975, saying the three universities had been neglected. A 2002 settlement of the case has provided Alcorn State University, Jackson State University and Mississippi Valley State University more than $450 million designed to help them catch up to ...

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  13. UAPB aids teacher recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | NWAonline

    ... with education degrees, the template states. It will give each of the four universities -- UAPB, Alcorn State University in Mississippi, Southern University in Baton Rouge and Claflin University in South Carolina -- an equal amount for personnel and ...

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  14. Hattiesburg's next Parks and Recreation Director namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Perkins has been a member of the Palmer's Crossing community for a long time. He is a graduate of Alcorn State University and Forrest County Agricultural High School, where he currently serves a vice president of the school board. "I believe making ...

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    Monday Dec 25 | Vicksburg Post

    ... taught other girls in the community about FTC and just STEM in general." The seminar was held at Alcorn State University Vicksburg campus and the students who participated were broken off into groups to speak with women in the field. Each group ...

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  16. Sweet music from three sopranosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... St Vincent, Guyana, Barbados, Suriname and Curacao and, in 2016, she received a scholarship from Alcorn State University in Lorman, Mississippi to further her studies in Vocal Performance in the studio of Dr Byron Johnson. Williams sang her first ...

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    Dec 7, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    The community is invited to learn more about their physical health at Alcorn State University's free health fair this Saturday. The health fair, sponsored by Alcorn State University's Vicksburg Alumni Chapter and Alcorn State University is meant to teach the public about health awareness and the diversity of the school, according to Dexter Howard Jr. administrative assistant for Alcorn State University's Vicksburg Campus.

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  18. Promotions at The Natchez Grand Hotel in Natchez, MississippiRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2017 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... ooth, efficient operations. Winding-Sims is a 2005 graduate of Natchez High School, and is attending Alcorn State University majoring in Business Administration.

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  19. Photo credit: Jayson BurnettRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... and incolved," said King, who scored a career-high 30 points Saturday in USM's 72-67 win over Alcorn State University. USM (5-1) shot 52.2 percent from the floor and 93.2 percent (19-of-21) from the free-throw line. Brown knocked down 7-of-10 shots ...

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  20. Photo credit: Raycom Image BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Senior forward Jayla King scored a career-high 30 points Friday night as the University of Southern Mississippi held off Alcorn State University in the second half to take a 72-67 victory in the opening round of the Lady Eagle Thanksgiving Classic at Reed Green Colisuem. USM led 34-25 at halftime, but the Lady Braves cut their deficit to four points after three quarters.

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