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Title: Top-Notch Alcorn Students Secured Competitive SummerInternship Positions
Description: Two excellent Alcorn students Jatoria Jones and Frensha Slaughter from the Department of Advanced Technologies have respectively secured competitive paid internships position this Summer with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Elizabeth City State University at Elizabeth City, North Carolina. These students were given the offer due to their outstanding academic achievement. Both offers come with free air ticket, accommodation and monthly stipend. Ms Jones will work at the DHS facility at Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) in Tennessee. Her research in the summer will focus on using land satellite (Landsat) images in analyzing security issues in the United States. Ms Slaughter will join other top students selected across the U.S. to probe into ocean and polar research at Elizabeth City State University using high resolution satellite imagery. Featured students are Jatoria Jones and Frensha Slaughter.

Ms Jatoria Jones
Major: Applied Science (Homeland Security Science and Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIS&T))
Department: Advanced Technologies
Level: Sophomore
GPA: Above 3.0
Supervisors: Drs. Yaw Twumasi, Ognjen Kuljaca and Jinshan Tang
Hometown: Meridian, MS

Ms Frensha Slaughter
Major: Applied Science (Homeland Security Science and Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIS&T))
Department: Advanced Technologies
Level: Freshmen
GPA: Above 3.0
Supervisors: Drs. Yaw Twumasi, Ognjen Kuljaca and Jinshan Tang
Hometown: Canton, MS
 
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