Tougaloo King, Marcus Brumfield
Marcus Brumfield is a Senior Computer Science Major from Terry, MS. He will attend Graduate School after graduating with high honors from Tougaloo College. One of his goals is to receive a Ph.D. in Computer Science and work for the government. He had internships at the G.V. Sonny Montgomery VA Medical Center and the NASA Johnson Space Center. This summer he will conduct research at the University of Mississippi through the Ronald E. McNair Program.
He has been elected as Mister Tougaloo 2014-2015 and will serve on the Executive Board for the Tougaloo College Student Government Association. His platform, Making It Better, includes mentoring the underclass, promoting Tougaloo College for recruitment, and enhancing the promotion of student activities.
Tougaloo Queen, Oriana Odell
Oriana DeShay Odell is a senior Biology/Pre-Med major from Jackson, MS. She joined her beloved Tougaloo College on a Presidential II scholarship and immediately became active through the Pre-Alumni Council, NAACP, F.A.M.E., and as a Jackson Heart Study Scholar. She is also a proud member of the Gamma Omicron Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. where she has served as Vice President. As she matriculates as a student here, she aspires to get the best education so that she can attend medical school and ultimately become a Pediatric Cardiologist.
This summer she worked in the infectious disease department at the University of Mississippi Medical Center for research.
For the 2014-2015 academic school year, she wants to Re-crown the Eagle Queen and make it an Enchanting T.A.L.E. to remember by transforming, achieving, leading, and educating her campus.