archive-edu.com » EDU » A » ALCORN.EDU

Total: 892

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Alcorn State University: Search
    Office MyAlcorn Campus Tours Athletics Academics Our Land Grant Tradition Backed by more than 140 years of success we are advancing research in agriculture applied science and so much more Welcome Meet the Office Schools and Departments Calendars Global and Multicultural Programs Graduate Studies Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment Institutional Research and Assessment Library Registrar s Office Pre Professional and Honors Programs Student Affairs Vicksburg Expansion Program Commencement 2016 Resources Policies and Procedures Faculty Advancement Online Programs University College Provost Event Attendance Request Giving Back Alcorn State Is on the Rise Record enrollment new accreditations distinguished alumni and a Dyn O Mite band You can be proud to be an Alcornite Supporting Alcorn Annual Fund ASU Foundation Ways to Give Staff Scholarships Walk Run or Ride Summer Extravaganza Alumni A Resource for the Community We believe in reaching out beyond campus in engaging with the community around us to enrich all of our lives Welcome Alumni Association Chapter Presidents Alumni Profile Form Braves Kids Club Shirley Walker s Hall of Fame Alcorn Alumni Band Letter 2015 2015 ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI DIRECTORY Faculty Staff Banner Online Services Employee Email Ethics Line Faculty Senate GradesFirst Intranet Online Class Roll Staff Senate BANNER Blackboard LMS Students Student Portal Student Affairs Banner Online Services Blackboard LMS Student Email Residence Life Campuses Lorman Natchez Vicksburg News Events Calendars Marketing and Communication Publications Our website uses JavaScript to achieve certain sophisticated features visual cues and styles Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled when visiting our website for best results Help enabling JavaScript Skip to Page Content Search Home Search Search Results Loading Close Resources Emergency Management Ethics Line Intranet Library Bookstore Alcorn State Dining Alcorn State Catering Offices Academic Affairs Finance and Administration ASU Gold Card Bursar s Office Career Services Facilities Management Educational Equity and

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/search/index.aspx?q= (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive


  • Alcorn State University: Inaugural
    Event Attendance Request Giving Back Alcorn State Is on the Rise Record enrollment new accreditations distinguished alumni and a Dyn O Mite band You can be proud to be an Alcornite Supporting Alcorn Annual Fund ASU Foundation Ways to Give Staff Scholarships Walk Run or Ride Summer Extravaganza Alumni A Resource for the Community We believe in reaching out beyond campus in engaging with the community around us to enrich all of our lives Welcome Alumni Association Chapter Presidents Alumni Profile Form Braves Kids Club Shirley Walker s Hall of Fame Alcorn Alumni Band Letter 2015 2015 ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI DIRECTORY Faculty Staff Banner Online Services Employee Email Ethics Line Faculty Senate GradesFirst Intranet Online Class Roll Staff Senate BANNER Blackboard LMS Students Student Portal Student Affairs Banner Online Services Blackboard LMS Student Email Residence Life Campuses Lorman Natchez Vicksburg News Events Calendars Marketing and Communication Publications Our website uses JavaScript to achieve certain sophisticated features visual cues and styles Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled when visiting our website for best results Help enabling JavaScript Skip to Page Content Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural Home History Past Presidents Biography Inaugural Events Inaugural News Delegates Best Wishes Purchase Tickets Thank You Sponsors Inaugural Photos Contact Information We Are Alcorn Accreditation Administrative Offices Alcorn Ode At a Glance Calendar From the President Biography IHL Board of Trustees President s Cabinet Staff Inaugural Photos Organizational Chart History President s Cabinet Mission and Vision Past Presidents Work for Alcorn Clubs and Organizations Home Discover Alcorn Inaugural In celebration of our heritage Alcorn will formally welcome Dr Alfred Rankins Jr as our 19 th President April 16 17 The theme of the inauguration We are Alcorn Tradition Excellence Legacy salutes our proud traditions reflects our continued commitment to academic excellence and recognizes our promise

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/discover-alcorn/inauguration/index.aspx? (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Alcorn State University: History
    President s Cabinet Staff Inaugural Photos Organizational Chart History President s Cabinet Mission and Vision Past Presidents Work for Alcorn Clubs and Organizations Home Discover Alcorn Inaugural History The History of Alcorn State University Alcorn is the oldest public historically black land grant institution in the United States and the second oldest state supported institution of higher learning in Mississippi Alcorn University was founded in 1871 as a result of the people of Mississippi s efforts to educate the descendants of formerly enslaved Africans It was named in honor of the sitting governor of Mississippi James L Alcorn Alcorn is situated in Claiborne County seven miles west of Lorman 80 miles south of the capital city of Jackson 45 miles south of Vicksburg and 40 miles north of Natchez The site was originally occupied by Oakland College a school established by Presbyterians in 1828 the state of Mississippi purchased the Oakland campus for 40 000 and named it Alcorn University Hiram R Revels resigned his seat as a United States senator to become the University s first president The state legislature provided 50 000 cash annually for the University s first 10 years to support its establishment and overall operation Additionally 30 acres of land were sold for 188 928 Alcorn received three fifths of the proceeds or 113 400 This funding was used for Alcorn s agricultural and mechanical components Initially the institution s three major study components were the four year college track the two year college track and the three year graded track Students spent the morning from seven o clock until noon in classes In the afternoon they worked in various University shops for eight cents per hour Room and board including laundry cost about 5 a month In 1878 Alcorn University became Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College The college was exclusively for males at first but eventually women were admitted A dormitory for women was built in 1902 Over time facilities increased from three historic buildings to more than 80 structures The original purchase of 225 acres of land grew to a campus of more than 1 700 acres In 1974 Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College became Alcorn State University Governor William L Waller signed House Bill 298 granting this status Alcorn has thrived by continuously accomplishing dynamic goals and objectives despite limited resource allocations from the state By the early 1990s Alcorn s physical plant and academic programs evolved into a more diversified University The student population is now representative of more than 65 counties more than 30 states and at least 18 foreign countries The University provides an undergraduate education that enables students to successfully pursue work in graduate and professional schools engage in teaching and enter other professions As Mississippi recognized the importance of educating all citizens Alcorn has gained status and importance From the original eight faculty members in 1871 the University has grown to more than 800 faculty and staff The student body has increased from 179 students to more

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/discover-alcorn/inauguration/history/index.aspx (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Alcorn State University: Past Presidents
    an Alcornite Supporting Alcorn Annual Fund ASU Foundation Ways to Give Staff Scholarships Walk Run or Ride Summer Extravaganza Alumni A Resource for the Community We believe in reaching out beyond campus in engaging with the community around us to enrich all of our lives Welcome Alumni Association Chapter Presidents Alumni Profile Form Braves Kids Club Shirley Walker s Hall of Fame Alcorn Alumni Band Letter 2015 2015 ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI DIRECTORY Faculty Staff Banner Online Services Employee Email Ethics Line Faculty Senate GradesFirst Intranet Online Class Roll Staff Senate BANNER Blackboard LMS Students Student Portal Student Affairs Banner Online Services Blackboard LMS Student Email Residence Life Campuses Lorman Natchez Vicksburg News Events Calendars Marketing and Communication Publications Our website uses JavaScript to achieve certain sophisticated features visual cues and styles Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled when visiting our website for best results Help enabling JavaScript Skip to Page Content Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural Home History Past Presidents Biography Inaugural Events Inaugural News Delegates Best Wishes Purchase Tickets Thank You Sponsors Inaugural Photos Contact Information We Are Alcorn Accreditation Administrative Offices Alcorn Ode At a Glance Calendar From the President Biography IHL Board of Trustees President s Cabinet Staff Inaugural Photos Organizational Chart History President s Cabinet Mission and Vision Past Presidents Work for Alcorn Clubs and Organizations Home Discover Alcorn Inaugural Past Presidents Past Presidents Hiram Rhodes Revels 1871 1882 John Houston Burrus 1882 1893 Wilson H Reynolds 1893 1894 Thomas J Callaway 1894 1896 Edward H Triplett 1896 1899 William H Lanier 1899 1905 Levi John Rowan 1905 1911 John Adams Martin 1911 1915 Levi John Rowan 1915 1934 Isiah S Sanders Acting President June August 1934 William Harrison Bell 1934 1944 Preston Sewell Bowles 1944 1945 William Harrison Pipes 1945 1949 Jesse R Otis 1949

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/discover-alcorn/inauguration/past-presidents/index.aspx (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Alcorn State University: Biography
    ALUMNI DIRECTORY Faculty Staff Banner Online Services Employee Email Ethics Line Faculty Senate GradesFirst Intranet Online Class Roll Staff Senate BANNER Blackboard LMS Students Student Portal Student Affairs Banner Online Services Blackboard LMS Student Email Residence Life Campuses Lorman Natchez Vicksburg News Events Calendars Marketing and Communication Publications Our website uses JavaScript to achieve certain sophisticated features visual cues and styles Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled when visiting our website for best results Help enabling JavaScript Skip to Page Content Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural Home History Past Presidents Biography Inaugural Events Inaugural News Delegates Best Wishes Purchase Tickets Thank You Sponsors Inaugural Photos Contact Information We Are Alcorn Accreditation Administrative Offices Alcorn Ode At a Glance Calendar From the President Biography IHL Board of Trustees President s Cabinet Staff Inaugural Photos Organizational Chart History President s Cabinet Mission and Vision Past Presidents Work for Alcorn Clubs and Organizations Home Discover Alcorn Inaugural Biography Biography Dr Alfred Rankins Jr is the 19th president of Alcorn State University where he serves as the chief executive officer of the nation s oldest public land grant HBCU Dr Rankins has administrative oversight for Alcorn s sprawling 1 700 acre Lorman campus and branch locations in Natchez and Vicksburg including more than 120 buildings totaling nearly 2 million square feet and a 110 million operating budget Prior to his appointment as Alcorn s president Dr Rankins served as deputy commissioner for Academic and Student Affairs for the Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning IHL As the IHL system s chief academic and student affairs officer he advised the IHL Board of Trustees and Commissioner of higher education on all matters pertaining to academic programs policy and planning student access readiness and success and faculty affairs While serving as deputy commissioner

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/discover-alcorn/inauguration/biography/index.aspx (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Alcorn State University: Inaugural Events
    the Rise Record enrollment new accreditations distinguished alumni and a Dyn O Mite band You can be proud to be an Alcornite Supporting Alcorn Annual Fund ASU Foundation Ways to Give Staff Scholarships Walk Run or Ride Summer Extravaganza Alumni A Resource for the Community We believe in reaching out beyond campus in engaging with the community around us to enrich all of our lives Welcome Alumni Association Chapter Presidents Alumni Profile Form Braves Kids Club Shirley Walker s Hall of Fame Alcorn Alumni Band Letter 2015 2015 ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI DIRECTORY Faculty Staff Banner Online Services Employee Email Ethics Line Faculty Senate GradesFirst Intranet Online Class Roll Staff Senate BANNER Blackboard LMS Students Student Portal Student Affairs Banner Online Services Blackboard LMS Student Email Residence Life Campuses Lorman Natchez Vicksburg News Events Calendars Marketing and Communication Publications Our website uses JavaScript to achieve certain sophisticated features visual cues and styles Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled when visiting our website for best results Help enabling JavaScript Skip to Page Content Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural Home History Past Presidents Biography Inaugural Events Inaugural News Delegates Best Wishes Purchase Tickets Thank You Sponsors Inaugural Photos Contact Information We Are Alcorn Accreditation Administrative Offices Alcorn Ode At a Glance Calendar From the President Biography IHL Board of Trustees President s Cabinet Staff Inaugural Photos Organizational Chart History President s Cabinet Mission and Vision Past Presidents Work for Alcorn Clubs and Organizations Home Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural Events Inaugural Events Abbreviated Schedule of Inaugural Events below Thursday April 16 Family First Luncheon 11 a m 12 30 p m Alcorn s Graduate Business Program Building Natchez Miss Tickets 35 per person Attire Business Presidential Scholarship Gala 8 p m until Vicksburg Convention Center Vicksburg Miss Tickets 100 per person Attire Formal Friday

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/discover-alcorn/inauguration/inaugural-events/index.aspx (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Alcorn State University: Inaugural News
    community around us to enrich all of our lives Welcome Alumni Association Chapter Presidents Alumni Profile Form Braves Kids Club Shirley Walker s Hall of Fame Alcorn Alumni Band Letter 2015 2015 ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI DIRECTORY Faculty Staff Banner Online Services Employee Email Ethics Line Faculty Senate GradesFirst Intranet Online Class Roll Staff Senate BANNER Blackboard LMS Students Student Portal Student Affairs Banner Online Services Blackboard LMS Student Email Residence Life Campuses Lorman Natchez Vicksburg News Events Calendars Marketing and Communication Publications Our website uses JavaScript to achieve certain sophisticated features visual cues and styles Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled when visiting our website for best results Help enabling JavaScript Skip to Page Content Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural Home History Past Presidents Biography Inaugural Events Inaugural News Delegates Best Wishes Purchase Tickets Thank You Sponsors Inaugural Photos Contact Information We Are Alcorn Accreditation Administrative Offices Alcorn Ode At a Glance Calendar From the President Biography IHL Board of Trustees President s Cabinet Staff Inaugural Photos Organizational Chart History President s Cabinet Mission and Vision Past Presidents Work for Alcorn Clubs and Organizations Home Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural News Inaugural News Alcorn s Presidential inauguration to celebrate tradition excellence and legacy Lorman Miss February 20 2015 In celebration of its heritage Alcorn will formally install Dr Alfred Rankins Jr as 19 th President April 16 17 with a number of events The theme of the inauguration We are Alcorn Tradition Excellence Legacy salutes our proud traditions reflects our continued commitment to academic excellence and recognizes our promise to insure our legacy for future generations A presidential inauguration is a momentous occasion in the life of any university says Shundera Stallings inaugural co chair It is indeed a special occasion for the Alcorn family to witness one of our alumnus take the oath of office The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning unanimously named Dr Rankins president of Alcorn State University March 4 2014 Dr Rankins is only the fifth Alcorn graduate to be appointed president in the University s 144 year history Inaugural activities will begin in Natchez Miss Thursday April 16 with the Family First Luncheon and the Presidential Scholarship Gala will take place later that evening in Vicksburg Miss The cost to attend the Family First Luncheon is 35 and the Presidential Scholarship Gala is 100 per guest Guests may purchase a special package that includes tickets to both the luncheon and the gala for 125 On Friday April 17 the Alcorn family will gather in the historic Oakland Memorial Chapel for a breakfast prayer service prior to the investiture ceremony where Dr Rankins will be formally invested with the presidential instruments of office A native of Greenville Miss Dr Rankins earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Alcorn State University and both his Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from Mississippi State University Dr Rankins and first lady Juandalyn have two children Aftyn Elise and Alfred Elijah Abbreviated Schedule of Inaugural

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/discover-alcorn/inauguration/inaugural-news/index.aspx (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Alcorn State University: Delegates
    Advancement Online Programs University College Provost Event Attendance Request Giving Back Alcorn State Is on the Rise Record enrollment new accreditations distinguished alumni and a Dyn O Mite band You can be proud to be an Alcornite Supporting Alcorn Annual Fund ASU Foundation Ways to Give Staff Scholarships Walk Run or Ride Summer Extravaganza Alumni A Resource for the Community We believe in reaching out beyond campus in engaging with the community around us to enrich all of our lives Welcome Alumni Association Chapter Presidents Alumni Profile Form Braves Kids Club Shirley Walker s Hall of Fame Alcorn Alumni Band Letter 2015 2015 ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI DIRECTORY Faculty Staff Banner Online Services Employee Email Ethics Line Faculty Senate GradesFirst Intranet Online Class Roll Staff Senate BANNER Blackboard LMS Students Student Portal Student Affairs Banner Online Services Blackboard LMS Student Email Residence Life Campuses Lorman Natchez Vicksburg News Events Calendars Marketing and Communication Publications Our website uses JavaScript to achieve certain sophisticated features visual cues and styles Please ensure that JavaScript is enabled when visiting our website for best results Help enabling JavaScript Skip to Page Content Discover Alcorn Inaugural Inaugural Home History Past Presidents Biography Inaugural Events Inaugural News Delegates Best Wishes Purchase Tickets Thank You Sponsors Inaugural Photos Contact Information We Are Alcorn Accreditation Administrative Offices Alcorn Ode At a Glance Calendar From the President Biography IHL Board of Trustees President s Cabinet Staff Inaugural Photos Organizational Chart History President s Cabinet Mission and Vision Past Presidents Work for Alcorn Clubs and Organizations Home Discover Alcorn Inaugural Delegates DELEGATES We look forward to welcoming you as we celebrate the inauguration of Dr Alfred Rankins Jr as the 19th President of Alcorn State University Delegates will be responsible for your own academic regalia please RSVP by February 28 2015

    Original URL path: http://www.alcorn.edu/discover-alcorn/inauguration/delegates/index.aspx (2016-02-15)
    Open archived version from archive



  •