Wednesday, April 25, 2012



Mississippi Delta Community College… “A Document of Concern”
http://mstrong3.wordpress.com/2012/04/24/mississippi-delta-community-collegthe-end/

see also: https://www.facebook.com/events/134352686689483/

STATE

Band poster whips up controversy
The Student Printz
Group member Drew Bardin, a University of Southern Mississippi graduate, created a poster for the event that was placed throughout campus and Hattiesburg that included a graphic of a naked woman on her knees with her hands tied behind her back.

Olemiss.edu
Members of the University of Mississippi and Oxford community who have shown outstanding leadership in sustainability were honored at the third annual … [Read More...]

Olemiss.edu
OXFORD, Miss. – Seven students from the University of Mississippi's Meek School of Journalism and New Media recently won top awards at the annual …[Read More...]

School of Human Sciences adds graduate degrees
The Reflector online
... The School of Human Sciences is now welcoming graduate students who wish to pursue a master's degree or Ph. D. in Human Development and Family Studies, and a new graduate program will allow them to do so here at Mississippi State University.

'company' time - Mississippi State University
At Mississippi State students in industrial technology have been obtaining their handson experiences this semester with a real manufacturing project for an ...
www.msstate.edu/web/frontpage/redirect.php?keyword...id...

SWAC awards ASU Greeks $5000
 The Southwestern Athletic Conference recently awarded two Alcorn Greek organizations a total of $5000. Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and Delta Kappa Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha, Fraternity received $2500 each for winning first place in the SWAC’s Annual Step Show. 

COMMUNITY COLLEGE



Holmes CC PTK Award



MGCCC Centennial Scholarship Gala

PRIVATE

The DO | Mississippi's first DO school desperately needed in nation's ...
Since its founding in 1955, the University of Mississippi Medical Center School ... WCUCOM recruits from historically black colleges and universities in the South, ...
https://www.do-online.org/TheDO/?p=91611

Mississippi College Interior Design Program Gains National Accreditation
April 24, 2012 - Mississippi College interior design students, faculty and staff are celebrating..

Itawamba Community College and Blue Mountain College recently entered into an articulation agreement to ease the process for students transferring from ICC ...
nems360.com/.../article-BMC--ICC-sign-articulation-agreemen...

Student Publications reunion at WCU Homecoming
WDAM-TV
The staffs of The Cobbler newspaper and The Crusader yearbook of William Carey Universityhosted a reunion for former staff members and friends of both ...

NOTABLE/QUOTABLE

Title: Scott Ross Ends 12 Year Term on IHL Board - WCBI category ...
Ross says he's enjoyed his time on the IHL Board. In his 12 years he has witnessed many changes in Mississippi's eight public universities. "I think we've hired ...
wcbi.com/article.php?subaction=showfull&id...

Teach For America Returning to the Delta for a Third Year
Representatives from Teach For America recently met with officials from Delta State University and the City of Cleveland to discuss plans for the third training institute to be hosted by Delta State this summer....

MSU Takes Steps To Go Green On Campus
Jeremiah Dumas, assistant research professor and part of the physical plant administration, said MSU has instituted several steps on campus to go green.

Planetary Resources Space Mining Plans Blaze Uncharted Legal Territory
TPM
Joanne Gabrynowicz, director of the National Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space Law and a professor of space law at University of Mississippi, agreed, telling TPM in a phone interview: “There are a lot of unknowns here and a lot of open questions ..

Alabama out-of-state enrollment rises each year
The University of Alabama Crimson White
At the University of Mississippi, 55 percent of freshmen are out-of-state students, according to university spokesman Mitchell Diggs. Ole Miss is the only public college in the conference with a higher percentage of out-of-state freshmen than Alabama.

LAGNIAPPE

Mississippi House asks charter-school talks with Senate ...
JACKSON — Mississippi House leaders are seeking changes in a proposed charter ... Gary Chism, R-Columbus, a House Education Committee member.
msbusiness.com/.../mississippi-house-asks-charter-school-talks-...

Families Study Plan B With Possible Stafford-Loan Rate Spike
The rates on popular federal student loans could shoot up before the next academic season, depending on the outcome of a political battle brewing in Washington

Louisiana Science Law Debated During Forum
A backer and a critic of a 2008 law on how science is taught in public schools clashed Monday, four days after lawmakers rejected a bill to repeal the measure.