Mississippi University for Women Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. SDN Exclusive: Major change to financial aid rules could impact thousands in MississippiRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... representatives that voted against the measure, calling it a "protest vote" and citing the Mississippi University for Women, which is located in his district, as a factor in his decision. Karriem was also vehemently critical of the tax credits the ...

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  2. Awards ceremony to honor civil rights leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... Miss Mississippi who also became the first African American to earn a degree from the Mississippi University for Women. Rev. Dr. Jerry Young is the first-ever Mississippian elected president of the nation's largest African American Christian ... 21 comments

  3. Bringing the 'dead language' to life: MSMS students participate in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science senior John Wells and junior Joseph Mimbs pull a chariot during the Latin Convention at Mississippi University for Women on Friday afternoon. MSMS students placed third in the chariot race.

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  4. End of college grant-stacking will impact area studentsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... smaller at institutions with fewer students. Less than 50 students already attending Mississippi University for Women receive anther grant on top of MTAG, said Anika Perkins, associate director of university relations. At East Mississippi Community ...

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  5. Roll cameras: Every craft has a story, and a TV show asks one Clay County folk artist to share hersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... when she goes into area schools to teach children. Johnson is also teaching a course for Mississippi University for Women's Life Enrichment Program in matchstick art, an encore to a basket-weaving class she previously taught.) "I was just surprised ...

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  6. Slimantics: A tale of two fathersRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... race. Thursday evening, Peggy Sue, now 67, stood on the stage at Nissan Auditorium on the Mississippi University for Women campus and told the story of her father, a story she's been telling for eight years now on campuses and conferences across the ...

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  7. 'Making things right': Daughter of George Wallace speaks at MUW about activism, race relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Peggy Wallace Kennedy gave the Nell Peel Wolfe lecture at Mississippi University for Women on Thursday. Kennedy was accompanied by her husband Mark Kennedy.

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  8. A Southern jewel: 2017 Pilgrimage has so far attracted more than 1,000 people from all over the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... who moved to Jackson from other parts of the world. Boulton -- who left Russia to attend Mississippi University for Women and has lived in Mississippi ever since -- headed up a day trip with some of the other members, who came from India, the ...

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  9. Voice of the people: Luther MunfordRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... of course, include not only private parties but also the churches, Lowndes County, and the Mississippi University for Women. Whether or not this is done, I hope the readers of this letter will pause a moment to honor his memory and remember that, ...

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  10. Town & Tower luncheon set for April 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Dr. Phillip Stockton, assistant professor of music education and choral director at Mississippi University for Women, will be the featured speaker at Town & Tower Club's meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 6 at 11:30 a.m. in Pope Banquet Room. Stockton coordinates the music education degree program and conducts the Men's Chorus, Women's Chorale and Chamber Singers at The W. He also teaches conducting and music methods courses.

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  11. International Night to showcase music and danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Nepali students perform at last year's International Night at Mississippi University for Women. Photo by: Chris Jenkins/MUW Office of University Relations Mississippi University for Women's International Student Association and Nepalese Student Association will jointly present a night of culture, traditions and costumes at International Night Wednesday, April 5 at 7 p.m. in Rent Auditorium.

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  12. Slimantics: Taking a gamble on MSMSRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... it in the Meridian Star. He doesn't recall. The new school was located on the campus on Mississippi University for Women, a two-year residential high school for juniors and seniors that would be called the Mississippi School for Mathematics and ...

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  13. Authorities identify campus indecent exposure suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women police have secured a warrant for a suspect accused of exposing himself to students and others all over campus. Thursday the MUW Police Department secured a warrant for Laterrance Stewart, 29, of Columbus, for indecent exposure and profanity.

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  14. Roberts gains APRA postRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Mary Margaret Roberts, director of prospect research and communication for the Mississippi University for Women Foundation in Columbus, has been elected to serve a two-year term as vice president of the board of directors of the MidSouth Chapter of the Association for Professional Researchers for Advancement.

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  15. Local church to feature heart-healthy speakerRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... earn her LPN in 1994 at East Mississippi Community College before furthering her degree at Mississippi University for Women in 1997, 2007, and 2016, finishing with a FNP degree. "My nursing experiences include 13 yeas at OCH as a staff nurse, house ...

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  16. Perception and reality: Downtown business owners grapple with fallout from shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... doesn't think The Princess needs to close earlier -- after all, plenty of college kids from Mississippi University for Women go to The Princess, and most of them don't even get out until after 10 p.m., she said. Developer Chris Chain, who has bought ...

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  17. Women's History Month: The W to recognize Swain's contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    Martha Swain, who lives in Starkville, co-edited "Mississippi Women: Their Histories, Their Lives." She has donated much of her personal women's history collection to Mississippi University for Women.

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  18. Sudduth receives Project CHEW visitRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    Sudduth Elementary students got a lesson in healthy eating and a chance to see the Mississippi University for Women's new mobile kitchen. Project CHEW trailer came to Sudduth Thursday, offering students samples of a healthy energy bite recipe and a short lesson on healthy eating in recognition of National Nutrition Month.

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  19. The Sherman Business Report: Our Place southern style cooking open in old Smile-A-While locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... in food service and restaurant management, and earned culinary and business degrees from Mississippi University for Women. Our Place serves a "meat-and-three" lunch menu that changes from day to day. The fare is best described as soul food. Pig's ...

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  20. Gordy Forum series to feature work on Helen KellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    On Thursday, March 23, as part of Mississippi University for Women's Homecoming celebration, the Forum Series hosted by the Gordy Honors College will feature poet Jeanie Thompson. An award-winning author of seven volumes of poetry, Thompson will read from her most recent book "The Myth of Water: Poems from the Life of Helen Keller," a cycle of 34 poems written in Keller's voice.

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