Miss JSU to compete in national college queens competition

by Spencer McClenty

Mea Ashley, 2011-2012 Miss JSU

Miss Jackson State University 2011-2012, Mea Ashley, will travel to Atlanta to compete in the National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame Foundations’ College Queens Competition during its 26thAnnual Hall of Fame Weekend being held Sept. 22-25 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta Hotel.  The NBCA Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc. was established by the Council of National Alumni Associations in 1985.

The theme for this year’s conference is “HBCUs:  Meeting the Challenges, Fulfilling the Promise.”  The event will bring together educational, community and civic leaders and policy makers and others who share a common commitment to supporting Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

The College Queens Competition will be judged on: private interview, oratory, poise/projection, talent and presentation/image.

Scholarships will be awarded to the winner, and the first and second place runners-up.  Also, the winner will represent the Hall of Fame as a national spokesperson through the Spring 2012 semester.  The last JSU queen  to win the competition was Megan L. Richmond, Miss JSU 2001-2002 who won the title in 2001. Supporters can send congratulatory wishes to Ashley at the following address:
Hyatt Regency Atlanta Hotel
Attn: Mea E. Ashley, Miss Jackson State University 2011-2012
Room#: 1819
265 Peachtree Street N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 577-1234


3 thoughts on “Miss JSU to compete in national college queens competition

  1. Wishing you much success! Jackson State University will be well represented by Miss Mea Ashley in Atlanta….Best wishes Soror!

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