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Arts integration closes achievement gap in Mississippi schools
JACKSON -- In 2011, the Mississippi Arts Commission commissioned the Mississippi State University Stennis Institute to conduct a study of the Whole Schools Initiative.
7 hrs ago
Got cows? Mississippi State has an app for that
Screenshot of the new Cattle Calculator for Apple devices developed at Mississippi State University with input from beef cattle producers.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Southern Miss to host economic development workshop for elected officials
The Trent Lott National Center at The University of Southern Mississippi, in partnership with the Stennis Institute at Mississippi State University, will host an inaugural workshop titled, "Basic Community Economic Development: Practical Tools for Elected Officials" Dec. 11 on the Hattiesburg campus.
MDOT taps Holley as new district engineer
Mark Holley, a Tremont native, is Mississippi Department of Transportation's new district engineer for MDOT District One, the state agency announced today.
Alabama State University will interview state senator first in search of a new president
Sen. Quinton Ross, D-Montgomery, will interview Friday for the job of Alabama State University president.
Mississippi Business Journal
John-Richard's Alex Malouf receives the 2013 Tozzoli International Business Award
Alex Malouf, CEO and Chairman of the Board of John-Richard, has received the 2013 Tozzoli International Business Award for excellence in the development of international business leadership.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Cotton prices fall, but demand still strong
Cotton prices may have taken an unexpected dip into lower territory over the last few weeks, but cash prices and demand remain strong, according to market analysts speaking at the Ag Market Network's November conference call.
Doctor shares comical ER stories in new book, YouTube video
The medical world, in reality, is a far cry from Grey's Anatomy. But sometimes, if you're really lucky - or a talented DJ and storyteller - the real world can mirror some of the more hilariously dramatic plot twists as seen on the ABC medical drama.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Furthering girls' education in India goal
Aparna Krishnavajhala is a postdoctoral researcher at Mississippi State University who practices giving back year-round as she works from Starkville to aid the education of girls in India.
On the Move: GranthamPoole
He has bachelor's degrees in managerial finance and accountancy from The University of Mississippi.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
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Grant: Union general's papers at home at MSU
During the Civil War, his forces fought at Shiloh, Tenn., and into North Mississippi in the spring of 1862.
Malaysian National News Agency
Professor Dr Mad Nasir Shamsudin Appointed New UPM Deputy Vice-chancellor
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 30 -- Agricultural and resource economics expert Professor Datuk Dr Mad Nasir Shamsudin has been appointed the new University Putra Malaysia deputy vice-chancellor for a three-year term effective tomorrow.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Former MPD Officer Arrested
Former Meridian Police Captain Dean Harper was arrested at his home in Lauderdale County Friday morning and charged with impersonating a police officer.
Mississippi State mascot injured by Espn TV cart
The Mississippi State University mascot is on the injured list. SBNation.com reported that in the fourth quarter of Mississippi State's Egg Bowl win over Ole Miss, the student performing as the Bulldogs' "Bully" mascot was clipped by an ESPN TV cart.
Mississippi Business Journal
Marty Wiseman - Obamacare: Dead or an alternative?
Dr. William Martin Wiseman is director of the John C. Stennis Institute of Government and professor of political science at Mississippi State University.
The Montgomery Advertiser
ASU set interviews for presidential search
A search committee looking for a new president of Alabama State University wants to interview finalists for the job on Dec. 6. AL.com reported that the university has filed a notice with the secretary of state's office setting the meeting date.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Bushes with red berries offer winter garden color
GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICESchillings Dwarf yaupon holly is slow-growing and perfect for landscape planting, but it does not produce significant numbers of fruit.
Growers can learn safety techniques
Fruit and vegetable growers can learn techniques during one of four upcoming Mississippi State University workshops to make their produce safer for the consumer.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
UK College of Agriculture, Food, & Environment Has New Dean
I FIND HIM IN A BACKYARD AND HE WAS ALL BONES... NOW HE IS A HANDSOME BOY... HE NEEDS AND EXPERIENCE RIDER... YOUNG GIRL WHO CAN RIDE BUT CANT AFFORD A HORSE..