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National Alumnus, College Alumni of the Year announced

The Alumni Association recently announced the recipients of the 2012 National Alumnus of the Year as well as the College Alumni of the Year.

The following individuals were selected from a pool of very qualified nominations and will be recognized at the Alumni Association’s annual awards banquet in early February.

NATIONAL ALUMNUS OF THE YEAR
James J. "Jim" Rouse (’62)

COLLEGE ALUMNI OF THE YEAR

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. James E. “Jim” Newsome (’85, ’01)

College of Architecture, Art and Design
Wendy J. Allen (’98)

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Donald L. “Don” Hall (’62)

College of Business
Francis C. “Franc” Lee (’89)

College of Education
Corey M. McKern (’99)

James Worth Bagley College of Engineering
Henry E. “Ed” Blakeslee III (’63)

College of Forest Resources
Larry E. Castle (’76, ’78)

College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Locke A. Karriker (’99, ’00)

MSU-Meridian
Cornelious D. “C.D.” Smith Jr. (’91, ’95)

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARDS
Betty Latimer Black (’74), Lee County Chapter
Christopher E. “Chris” Carson (’98), Alcorn County Chapter
John F. “Jack” D’Arcy (’64), Atlanta, GA, Chapter
Robert P. “Patrick” White (’90), Houston, TX, Chapter

OUTSTANDING YOUNG ALUMNA
Ameilia R. Young (’06), New York, NY, Chapter

Awards will also be presented to the top in-state and out-of-state chapters. For more information on the alumni awards banquet and leadership conference, please visit alumni.msstate.edu.

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