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105 and going strong
I drove to Starkville to interview Elizabeth Gwin, who is a vital 105 years old.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Feeney collection of art works on display at MUW
It could illustrate the history of Mississippi University for Women's art department and the community of visionaries who grew it during his 37-year tenure as a full-time instructor.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Higher education briefs: Delta State, MUW, JSU, USM
The two will be keynote speakers at 6 p.m. March 18 in the Bologna Performing Arts Center on Delta State's campus for the new program, "Winning the Race: A Conference on Diversity and Community."
Culinary arts partnership announced
Students completing their associate's degree in hospitality and catering programs at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College can now continue their bachelor's studies in Mississippi University for Women's culinary arts program.
An artistic life: A retrospective and new endowment fund celebrate a life well-lived
Mississippi University for Women Professor Emeritus of Art Larry Feeney is pictured in the MUW art department with a few of his works to be included in "Illuminated Memory," a retrospective of Feeney's career.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Atlanta playwright's 'No More Strength' to play in Columbus
Mina Smith's five-act play, "No More Strength," comes to Mississippi University for Women's Rent Auditorium Saturday, March 15. Show time is 6 p.m. Smith, of Atlanta, is a wife, mother, author, playwright, director and business owner.
Community Calendar for the week of March 9, 2014
Book signing -- Visiting novelist and attorney Paula Winchester Rank will read from her novel, "The Best Interest of the Child," and sign copies at Watermelon Cottage, 410 Third St. S., in Columbus, from 4:30-7 p.m. The book, a light-hearted, fast-paced, legal action adventure is available for $10.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Mississippi Press
MGCCC, MUW partner to offer 4-year culinary arts degree on Coast
Mississippi University for Women President Dr. Jim Borsig and Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College President Dr. Mary S. Graham announced that the two schools would partner to offer a bachelor's degree in technology and professional studies with a concentration in culinary arts on the Coast.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Ukrainian MUW professor keeping close eye on conflict
George Pinchuk, a native of Ukraine, is pictured Monday. Pinchuk teaches biology at Mississippi University for Women.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Campus construction on the rise
Mississippi's eight public universities, the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the universities' 12 satellite centers are home to 1,631 buildings.
Higher education briefs: Festival band announced; grant awarded
Free to all, the festival takes place April 12 at the University Amphitheatre as part of the school's 29th annual Super Bulldog Weekend.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Community Calendar for the week of March 2, 2014
The Mississippi University for Women Choral Department presents Mass No. 2 in G Major by Franz Schubert at 7:30 p.m. in Poindexter Hall on campus.
March 3. PROMOTE THE VOTE - Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann honors the winners of the 2013 Promote the Vote Program.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Robin Thicke Tells Concert Crowd He's Trying To Get His Girl Back
I am the second oldest of 6 girls. I attended Hughes Elementary School, Hunt Jr. High, Joe Cook and S.D. Lee High School.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Senate passes measure for MUW, MSU library renovations
State senators specifically allocated almost $85 million in bonds to Mississippi's public universities and junior colleges Wednesday with legislation that, if signed into law, will fund renovations to Mississippi State University's and Mississippi University for Women's libraries.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The W's theatre department to present comedy 'Blithe Spirit'
Mississippi University for Women students Karen Thead of Starkville, left, and Katie Welch of Belden rehearse for the production of "Blithe Spirit" Feb. 27-March 1 at Cromwell Theatre.
Bonds approved for universities' buildings, other projects
The full House of Representatives and a Senate committee approved Tuesday borrowing for capital improvements at Mississippi's institutions of higher learning and other projects.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Wedding: Rebecca Easley & Alan Dukes
The bride elect is the granddaughter of Mr. Jimmy Crockett and the late Mrs. Sudie Marion Crockett of Tupelo, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Howard Middleton Easley of Vardaman.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
People on the Move: Kullman Firm
Clay received her law degree from the Mississippi College School of Law and has a master's degree in higher education administration from from the University of Tennessee and a bachelor's degree from Mississippi University for Women.