Dr. Adena Young-Jones

Adena Young-Jones 2017 AwardeeFor Assistant Professor of Psychology Dr. Adena Young-Jones, the pillars of public affairs are her guideposts in teaching, advising, research and service.  Her passion for inclusiveness opens new opportunities for students to understand multiple perspectives, confront stereotypes and implement meaningful change.  Her work impacts the community through junior high school diversity trainings and various research projects.  Adena is helping to create a better and safer environment to celebrate diversity, unite communities and encourage critical thinking.  

Pictured with MSU Governor, Ms. Beverly Miller and Student Governor, Tyree Davis IV.