Congratulations Haywood and Barnes

May 23, 2012 – Congratulations to Fort Valley State University alumna Kearston Barnes, ’08, who received the honored James Holt Jr. Pharmacy Endowed Scholarship at Xavier University. This scholarship is based upon company criteria, students’ leadership abilities and contributions to various activities within the College of Pharmacy Student Organizations. The third-year pharmacy student’s future goal is to open a diabetic clinic in Fort valley.

Barnes is the daughter of retired FVSU chemistry professor, Dr. Richard A. Barnes.



Congratulations are in order for Jerry Haywood, who recently received his doctoral degree in psychology, with specialization in educational psychology. The FVSU alumnus who also has a Master of Arts degree in rehabilitation counseling, currently serves as the interim executive director for the Academic Success Center