Rhodes Announcement

The Rhodes Trust

Mississippi State Announcement

Donald Mayfield BrownDonald Mayfield Brown is Mississippi State University's first Rhodes Scholar since 1911.

Donald "Field" Brown will be continuing his graduate studies at Harvard University, having been awarded the Ashford Scholarship.

November 23, 2013, Brown was selected as one of two Scholars from District 12, one of 32 young Americans selected as Rhodes Scholars. The English Department is particularly proud that a student majoring in English and Philosophy has earned this distinction.

Field Brown spent the past two years studying at Oxford University, bringing pride to the University, the English Department, and his mentors in the Shackouls Honors College.