8 hrs ago
Kirkland to lead UM World Class Teaching Program
Veteran educator Tammy Kirkland has joined the University of Mississippi School of Education as director of the UM World Class Teaching Program.
12 hrs ago
North American Tunneling Conference Attracts Record Crowd
The North American Tunneling Conference, held June 22-25 at the JW Marriott in Los Angeles, drew a record crowd, highlighting the strength of the tunneling market in the United States and Canada.
16 hrs ago
A White Gay Man and a Black Woman Hug It Out
In the name of an open dialogue on race, two sides of a divisive opinion try to come together in an online chat Last month, Time.com posted a piece, " Dear Black Women : White Gays Are Your Allies, So Don't Push Us Away," by regular contributor Steve Friess responding to University of Mississippi student Sierra Mannie's op-ed, " Dear White Gays : ... (more)
20 hrs ago
"I Pay Taxes Out My Ass But They Still Harrass Me": 11 Amazing Songs About Police Brutality
Last Friday, just days after Michael Brown was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, 29-year-old North Carolina rapper J. Cole uploaded the stirring tribute " Be Free " to his SoundCloud, dedicating it to "every young black man murdered in America."
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
The Unnerving Precedent Of Using The National Guard To Quell Civil Unrest
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced early Monday that he was bringing in troops from the Missouri National Guard to help contain demonstrations that have at times turned violent in the Saint Louis suburb of Ferguson.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Cameras and connections: Photos capture artist's own enthusiasm
But photography is more about attachment than detachment for Milly West. The Oxford resident connects with people and places, and she gets excited by the results.
Engagement: Haley Fowler & Samuel Gregory
Haley is also the daughter of the late Mr. James Robert Fowler, Jr. of Hattiesburg.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Browning named Dispatch managing editor
As interim managing editor, Browning oversees the newsroom and is responsible for guiding news and sports coverage.
The Daily Caller
More Proof Racism Is EVERYWHERE All The Time
The Daily Caller's Alphabet of Racism pushes on with the latest collection of stuff you might not know is racist.
Daigre, Donohue join Peltz in circuit clerk race
Two candidates entered the race for circuit clerk in Warren County, including the second-place finisher from the last time voters chose a clerk.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The judge in the GOP Senate challenge
Highlights of his career include: - The Mississippi Bar directory shows McGehee was admitted to practice law in August 1977.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Daily Caller
America's 11 Hottest College Professors
Choosing a college should really come down to the academics and lifestyle involved.
MGCCC, Mississippi State joining forces to offer engineering degrees
Mississippi State University will be working with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College to offer engineering degrees at Gulf Coast's Jackson County campus.
The Mississippi Press
Gulf Coast Neighbors: Jacob Craven begins biology studies at Ole Miss but in the meantime acts, performs
Acting in plays, playing the drums, and doing community service on the Mayor's Youth Council are just some of the experiences that Jacob Craven will take with him when he begins his freshman year at the University of Mississippi later this month.
Panola County Artists
Panola County artists are invited to participate in a free small business workshop Wednesday, August 13 at the University of Mississippi Small Business Development Center catered exclusively to individuals in the creative arts industry.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Daily Sentinel Star
New Sovereignty Commission?
Ole Miss, the school in Oxford formerly known for tradition, is busily changing more things certain people consider politically incorrect.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Mississippi Business Journal
Olde Towne Drugs open in Brandon
Olde Towne Drugs is a full-service and compounding pharmacy that provides hormone replacement consultation and offers a throwback soda fountain with malts and milkshakes..
Mississippi Business Journal
UM sets new fundraising record with $118M-plus in private support
"The commitment of our alumni and friends is truly inspiring," UM Chancellor Dan Jones said.
#EdShift Chat: Does Accreditation Help or Hurt J-Schools?
On Tuesday, August 12, our #EdShift chat will focus on accreditation in journalism schools.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Ole Miss or the University of Mississippi? What do you think?
The move could strike a nerve with some fans who worry it'll forever change the face of this deep south university.