STARKVILLE, Miss. – (WCBI) Mississippi State honored their Rhodes Scholar this evening.
The reception for Donald “Field” Brown was held in Griffis Hall on MSU’s campus.
University President Dr. Mark Keenum was on hand to recognize Brown for his dedication to his studies.
The academic achiever says his family and friends helped him along the way.
“I couldn’t have done it without them. They gave me the confidence to believe in myself to even go after such a daunting task. Family,friends and the university have been so great. To take such individualized time with me, it’s a big honor. It is humbling,” said Brown.
Brown’s portrait now hangs on the Honors College Wall of Fame.