Alumni Association awards webcast live tonight

February 10, 2012

The MSU Alumni Association will stream its annual awards banquet live tonight [Feb. 10], beginning at 6 p.m. The event will honor some of the university's most prestigious alumni.

James J. "Jim" Rouse, a 1962 industrial management graduate, will be recognized as the 2012 National Alumnus of the Year. The Alumni Association will also honor nine individual college alumni of the year, an outstanding young alumna, and four distinguished service award recipients.

Other highlights will include:

--recognition of more than 30 alumni chapters for outstanding service and activities held in 2011, and

--formal welcome of the 93rd chartered alumni chapter from Tuscaloosa, Ala.

For more on the awards program, contact Dr. Jimmy Abraham at 662-325-7000.

To view the live webcast, click here. This link will not work until shortly before the event starts at 6 p.m.