Mississippi State University Newswire (Page 6)

Mississippi State University Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Bateman named SAAC's first executive directorRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | Starkville Daily News

    Starkville native John Bateman, 44, has been chosen as the organization's first executive director and his first official day will be Aug. 1. Bateman was working with students as the script coordinator at Mississippi State University's Summer Scholars On Stage Program in June when he heard about the SAAC's search for an executive director. Bateman is a 1991 graduate of Starkville High School.

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  2. Wildflower project tests best growing methodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Choctaw Plaindealer

    ... Initiated in 2015, the project is coordinated by Keep Mississippi Beautiful and supported by Mississippi State University and several state agencies. "Right now, we are still in the observational stage of the project," said Brett Rushing, an ...

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  3. Facebook's CSO: the security industry needs to changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | TechCrunch

    ... courses at six institutions - City College of New York, Hofstra University, Merritt College, Mississippi State University, California State University San Bernardino and Virginia Tech - which have a more diverse student body than the infosec ...

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  4. Mississippi editorial roundupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Washington Times

    ... last year ranked Mississippi 50th in average tech wages. That translates into about half of Mississippi State University College of Engineering graduates leaving the state. "After my wife and I married in summer 2016, we realized job opportunities, ...

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  5. Cowbell Carts: Young entrepreneurs with driveRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    As Mississippi State University students prepare for their the upcoming school year, two young entrepreneurship students are pushing to make their dream a reality this fall. Chief Operating Officer James Moore, 19 and Chief Financial Officer Cameron Maddox,19, of the business Cowbell Carts LLC., are looking to change the way students and citizens of Starkville look at transportation.

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  6. Live Videos | LIVE: Williams Explains His $3 Million Lincoln Library DonationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Go Local

    Former Rhode Island Supreme Court Chief Justice, and Abraham Lincoln scholar Frank Williams joined GoLocal LIVE on Wednesday afternoon and explained his recent donation of his extensive Lincoln collection to Mississippi State University. Williams explained that he began amassing the Lincoln collection, which includes artifacts, documents, photographs, books, statues, and a wide variety of other memorabilia when he was a sixth grade student in a Cranston Elementary school.

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  7. Rainwater Observatory July 2017 NewsletterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Choctaw Plaindealer

    Submitted by Edwin Faughn It has been a very busy month here at Rainwater Observatory with numerous groups participating in our programming! We had a nice visit recently by renowned Yale University research astronomer Dr. Megan Urry! She was here with a group of students as part of an AP Physics program headed up by Mississippi State University. She is the Israel Munson Professor of Physics at Yale and her primary field of research has been in the study of actively accreting super massive black holes also known as Active Galactic Nuclei.

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  8. Marshall Board of Governors extends Gilbert's contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | West Virginia Metro

    Gilbert became the institution's 37th president on Jan. 18, 2016. He had previously served at Mississippi State University as provost and executive vice president.

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  9. Gilberta s contract extended by MURead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Point Pleasant Register

    ... contract have not changed. Gilbert, who served as provost and executive vice president of Mississippi State University for nearly six years before joining Marshall, earns an annual salary of $430,000. Jerome Gilbert is the current president of ...

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  10. Wild pigs increase range, threaten native wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Delta Farm Press

    ... illegal transportation and release of wild pigs for hunting purposes," said Bronson Strickland, Mississippi State University Extension Service wildlife specialist. "This is why some areas of Mississippi that never had wild pigs suddenly have a ...

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  11. Privacy, please: Why surveiling shoppers can inhibit sales, and how to fix itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... to Perceptions of Being Watched by Employees," Carol L. Esmark and Michael J. Breazeale of Mississippi State University and Stephanie M. Noble of the University of Tennessee attribute the reluctance of shoppers to make a sensitive purchase under ...

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  12. Southern Miss IDS Community Education Director Elected to Regional BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Involvement, Employment Opportunities, Socialization and Self-Awareness (ACCESS) program at Mississippi State University is the only such program in the state. The ACCESS Program is a four-year program that provides individual support and services ...

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  13. Musser shines at state DYW pageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Musser said she is likely to stay loyal to Starkville and follow in her sister's footsteps to Mississippi State University to further her academic career, due to scholarship opportunities. Throughout her reign as DYW of Mississippi, Musser said she ...

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  14. McGinnis picked as interim circuit clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... should pay him so much when former Road Manager Victor Collins only made $76,000. A previous Mississippi State University salary study set the high end for a road department manager's pay at about $80,600. Garrard originally sought a ...

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  15. MSU Anthropology Professor Looks to the Past to Understand Modern Disease TransmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2017 | Newswise

    ... the past led Molly Zuckerman to pursue a career in anthropology. Now an associate professor in Mississippi State University's Department of Anthropology and Middle Eastern Cultures, Zuckerman is using lessons from ancient skeletal remains to guide ...

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  16. Charcoal rot hidden threat to soybeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... competition for water among plants," said Tom Allen, extension plant pathology specialist at Mississippi State University. "Genetic resistance is limited, but may be available." Foliar fungicides are ineffective at preventing or reducing disease ...

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  17. Q & A with new SOCSD assistant superintendentRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... Maulding holds bachelor's and master's degrees from Mississippi College and a doctorate from Mississippi State University. A: "I've been in public education for 23 years, and 22 of those years were in the Rankin County School District. I also spent ...

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  18. Education the Jack Kent Cooke wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... options for students by giving financial rewards to such programs as AP physics readiness at Mississippi State University (MSU). "Low-income, rural students can help build a better and more prosperous future for our country, and they deserve the ...

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  19. Dauphin Island Sea Lab researchers receive Noaa Restore Act Science Program funding awardRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Science Program. Dr. Just Cebrian and Dr. Bill Walton are also named as co-investigators with Mississippi State University's Dan Petolia to work on developing the Shellfish Portfolio Assessment Tool (SPAT). This project draws on knowledge from ...

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  20. Mississippi to face challenges with tax cutsRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... than that." Julius Nukpezah, assistant professor of public policy and administration at Mississippi State University said based on the state's current political climate, there needs to be a focus on how to make Mississippi more attractive. With the ...

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