AAT hosts first annual research and demonstration tour
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Marty Wiseman retiring as Stennis Institute leader
Dr. Marty Wiseman, executive director of the John C. Stennis Institute of Government & Community Development at Mississippi State University, will retire Dec. 31. A native Mississippian, he received his Ph.D. from Mississippi State University and has been at MSU since 1986.
Public service career rewarding
Nearly 40 years ago I realized a dream. I went to work for the government. In this day and time it is a favorite parlor game to "dog cuss" anything having to do with bureaucrats who ply their trade, but that was not always so.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Newton County Native Crowned Miss Rodeo America
A young woman from Newton County is the new Miss Rodeo America. Paige Nicholson, the reigning Miss Rodeo Mississippi, was crowned Miss Rodeo America today in Las Vegas.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
PRCC Honors Institute leader speaks at event
Stephen Black, director of the Pearl River Community College Honors Institute, recently led a session at the National Collegiate Honors Council meeting in New Orleans.
Wicker to speak at MSU graduation
U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., will speak to fall semester graduates at Mississippi State University on Saturday in Starkville.
People on the Move: Hancock Law Firm
Willis, a Greenville native, has a bachelor's degree in English from Millsaps College and received her law degree from Mississippi College School of Law.
State's universities play key role in innovation efforts
Wish there was a way to prevent corrosion? University of Southern Mississippi researchers are working on it.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Leeth named UAB School of Medicine assistant dean for strategic planning
Toni R. Leeth, MPH, has been appointed assistant dean for Strategic Planning at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine , a new position created to help keep UAB Medicine moving forward in its vision of being the preferred academic medical center of the 21st century.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
6-term Mississippi senator to seek re-election
Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi will seek a seventh term in 2014, setting up a Republican primary that pits an established incumbent who has brought billions of dollars to his home state against a tea party-backed challenger who says federal spending is out of control.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Wicker to address MSU fall graduates
U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker will address fall semester graduates at Mississippi State University on Dec. 14. The Mississippi Republican has represented the state in the Senate since December 2007.
Mississippi State student dies in crash
A Mississippi State University student was killed in a one-vehicle accident Wednesday night James Harrell, 21, died after he lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree, Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt told the Columbus station WCBI.
Public invited to meet candidates for next Alabama State University president
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Alabama State University is inviting the public to meet the three candidates vying to be the next president of the embattled institution.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Brittany Alice Coleman & Jordan Kyle Parker
Leigh Ann Parker of Brandon and the late Mr. Ross Parker of Brandon. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hurshel Everett of Brandon and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Coleman of Raymond.
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.
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.