Mississippi University for Women Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. MUW students join Homeland Security challenge to counter extremism, promote diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women freshman Angila Takhachhen, 20, sophomore Limbi Banda, 21, and junior Subrina Oswalt, 21, work on their social media campaign "Got Peace," which promotes tolerance and cultural diversity to counter violent extremism online. Photo by: Isabelle Altman/Dispatch Staff A group of college students at Mississippi University for Women are working with the Department of Homeland Security to fight terrorism.

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  2. Photos: Market Street Festival 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Ellora is the daughter of Lauren and Jay Mahajan. Photo by: Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff Mississippi University for Women students Alex Elmore, left, and Sarah Staten dance to one of the bands on the main stage during the Market Street Festival on ...

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  3. MUW to present part II of seniors' fine arts exhibitRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Graduating seniors of Mississippi University for Women's Department of Art and Design are hosting the 2017 BFA Exhibition "REFIINED" in the Eugenia Summer Gallery. This is the second of a two-part exhibition, running through Saturday, May 13. The reception, open to the public, is Friday from 6-8 p.m. in Summer Hall.

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  4. Classical, jazz boldly blend in upcoming choral eventRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Church, and a chamber orchestra and jazz trio made up of area professional musicians from Mississippi University for Women, Mississippi State University and Suzuki Strings. Just as the program unites diverse genres, it hopes to unite people as well. ...

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  5. Countdown on for Hitching Lot grand opening SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... will be on site with a firetruck bounce house. Melvin Mordecai will provide live music, and Mississippi University for Women's Project CHEW will offer healthy food demonstrations with strawberries. Kids can take part in making kites and face ...

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  6. 'Dispatches from Pluto' author describes his time living in Mississippi DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Richard Grant, author of "Dispatches from Pluto," signs copies of his books at Mississippi University for Women Thursday night. Grant talked about his book and his adventures in the Delta as part of Columbus Arts Council's Mississippi Writers' Series.

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  7. MegMed Clinic has formal openingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    ... She graduated from West Union High School and is a 2006 Magna Cum Laude graduate of the Mississippi University for Women. She has been a family nurse practitioner for 10 years. She has experience in a wide range of medical disciplines including ...

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  8. Slimantics: The commencement speech: An idea whose time is past?Read the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... to dried up. Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves will deliver the commencement address at Mississippi University for Women this year. There won't be an open eye in the whole place, I bet. The students would likely be better informed, and more inspired, ...

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  9. Area universities tap commencement speakersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    When Sally Doty was a sophomore at Mississippi University for Women, she had experiences that would put her on the path to becoming a state senator. The 1988 graduate called it a "turbulent time" for MUW in the '80s when the Legislature was considering consolidating some of Mississippi's universities.

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  10. Lowndes Young Leaders completes 18th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... 1999. In 2004, The Columbus Rotary Club became the program's primary source of funding with Mississippi University for Women Office of Outreach and Innovation, which provides the leadership component that is a part of each monthly event. Over the ...

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  11. CAC Writers' Series brings best-selling author to Golden TriangleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    From left, Columbus Arts Council Writers' Series committee members Carol Crowell and Deborah Johnson and CAC board member Dana McLean display books by the series' guest speakers Wednesday at the Rosenzweig Arts Center. Richard Grant, author of "Dispatches from Pluto," talks at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4. The presentation will be in Parkinson Hall, Room 117, on the Mississippi University for Women campus.

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  12. MUW teacher internships prepare future educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women teacher interns from Lowndes County include, seated from left, Betsie Cutrer, Tamra Harrison, Kayla McClain, Jessie Teel, Ciara Peoples and Winnie Clegg; middle row, Kaylee Craft, Kayla Davidson, Paige West, Madison Rigdon, Hollie Lampkin, Amber Hearn, Leah Dewberry and Brooke Pennington; back row, Brandon Hall, Holt Rushing and Hunter Fields. Mississippi University for Women teacher internship is the major phase of a developing cumulative series of academic and professional courses and laboratory experiences designed to prepare the prospective teacher for full teaching responsibilities with competence and confidence.

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  13. Chamber Singers make ready for concert, Scotland tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    The Mississippi University for Women Chamber Singers, under the direction of Phillip Stockton, in front, are pictured outside Poindexter Hall on The W campus. The Chamber Singers leave May 29 to perform in Scotland.

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  14. Anti-McQueen ads could violate state lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... who they are are cowards in my opinion," Hosemann said Wednesday while visiting the Mississippi University for Women for a press conference meant to promote the vote for next week's municipal primaries. "Because they want to influence an election, ...

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  15. ETSU Team Takes On 2016 TVA Investment ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    ... State, Union, Vanderbilt, Western Carolina and Western Kentucky universities, along with Mississippi University for Women, Tennessee Tech and the universities of Alabama-Huntsville, Kentucky, Memphis, Mississippi, North Alabama, ...

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  16. Three mayoral candidates no-shows at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mayor Robert Smith answers questions during the candidate forum at Parkinson Hall at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus Tuesday evening. None of his three opponents, all of whom were invited, attended.

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  17. Our Opinion: Affordable college must remain goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... at Jackson State University and Mississippi Valley State University to 9.1 percent at Mississippi University for Women. At Mississippi State University, tuition and fees for two semesters will be $8,318, an increase of 6.9 percent. At the University ...

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  18. Roses and thorns 4/23/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... the benefits they provide our communities. While the economic boost Mississippi State and Mississippi University for Women are obvious, there are many other ways in which they enrich our non-student residents. We were reminded of this yet again last ...

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  19. MUW Music Department to present evening of jazz, tangos and milongasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women's jazz ensemble will perform a mix of standards, fusion and more Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in Poindexter Hall. Photo by: Courtesy photo The Mississippi University for Women Music Department presents "An Evening of Jazz, Tangos and Milongas," a concert featuring the MUW Jazz Ensemble, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 in the Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium in Poindexter Hall.

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  20. Community Calendar for the week of April 23, 2017Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    The Mississippi University for Women Jazz Ensemble performs at 7:30 p.m. in Poindexter Hall on campus. Free to the public.

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