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  1. Mother's Day Tea held for girls without momsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... extra. On Saturday, Janie Guyton Shields, coordinator of Life Enrichment Programs at Mississippi University for Women, hosted a Mother's Day Tea for motherless daughters at Events on 5th in downtown Columbus. Shields sent out invitations to girls ...

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  2. Taylor to grads: 'You can make a difference in the world'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    After speaking to the Mississippi University for Women graduating class of 2015 as the keynote speaker Saturday, Dr. Doris Taylor received a honorary doctorate of science from MUW president Dr. Jim Borsig in Rent Auditorium. Photo by: Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff "You all have specific degrees, but you know what? Your learning doesn't stop where that degree ends," the MUW alum and renowned scientist told approximately 330 graduates in Rent Auditorium.

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  3. Roses and thorns: 4/10/15Read the original story

    May 9, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    A rose to all of those students who reached a significant educational milestone this weekend. Mississippi University for Women, Mississippi State University for Women and East Mississippi Community College held their commencement exercises this weekend.

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  4. Birney Imes: The curious case of Mark LandisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... not his first to Columbus. In August 2011, posing as a Jesuit priest, Landis showed up at Mississippi University for Women with a sketch by costume designer Edith Head he wanted to donate to the school in honor of his sister. "He showed up in a ...

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  5. Our View: Dr. Doris TaylorRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Nor are all important people famous. Dr. Doris Taylor, who will give the commencement address Saturday at Mississippi University for Women, is evidence of that.

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  6. Renowned doctor to speak at MUWRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Around 300 students will march onstage at Rent Auditorium on Saturday to receive their diplomas at the commencement ceremony at Mississippi University for Women. Speaking at the ceremony will be MUW alum Dr. Doris Taylor, the director of both regenerative medicine research and the Center for Cell and Organ Biotechnology at the Texas Heart Institute.

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  7. 3 join GodwinGroup staffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... and reporting across clients' virtual communities and networks. She is a graduate of the Mississippi University for Women where she earned a bachelor's of science degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing. Rigdon previously ...

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  8. Chef Linkie to teach cupcake decorating classRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Newms360.com

    Join Food Network Star finalist and cake artist Chef Linkie Marais on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. for "Cupcakes for Mom," a cupcake decorating class at Southern Hospitality Education in the Renasant Center for Ideas in downtown Tupelo. Marais, a South Africa native who lived in Tupelo and studied at Mississippi University for Women, will cover icing techniques, fondant cutouts and cupcake decorations. 2 comments

  9. Outtakes: Coming cleanRead the original story

    May 3, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... about every Monday afternoon since September I have walked from The Dispatch offices to the Mississippi University for Women campus. There, in the Department of Speech Language Pathology, I met for one hour with Dr. Michelle Harmon and two graduate ...

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  10. MUW to offer degrees in health care managementRead the original story

    May 2, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    With the demand for skilled and educated employees in the health field increasing, Mississippi University for Women will begin offering health care management education opportunities in the fall. "We evaluated programs from all across the country.

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  11. Girlchoir to present evening of home tours, concertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Bureau, Ivy Cottage Florist or Pizazz in Columbus. Photo by: Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff Mississippi University for Women President Dr. Jim Borsig and Jessica Moore listen as Columbus Girlchoir member Catherine Moore, 10, plays the grand piano in ...

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  12. Our View: Nepal: In a small world, the obligation looms largeRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... here in our own community. Nepalese students attend both Mississippi State University and Mississippi University for Women. In fact, at The W, the 34 Nepalese students are the largest group of international students on campus. There are other ...

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  13. Community unites for Nepal at MUW candlelight vigilRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Sadhana Thapa, left, and Suvechhya Shrestha, right, wave incense over the words "WE ARE TOGETHER" in chalk outlined by candles by Mississippi University for Women's Bryan Green Gazebo on Thursday during a vigil in honor of those who suffered in Nepal's recent earthquake. Thapa is a senior from Nepal majoring in women studies and Shrestha, also a senior from Nepal, is majoring in accounting and management information systems.

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  14. Business brief: Miles chosenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Dr. Jennifer Miles, vice president for student affairs and professor of educational leadership at Mississippi University for Women, has been chosen for the Millennium Leadership Initiative , a program designed to prepare individuals to serve as college and university presidents and chancellors. Miles will be among about 30 participants who will attend the MLI institute this summer in Washington, D.C., scheduled for June 6-9.

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  15. Music from different cultures to be showcased at Choral ConcertRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Music from around the world will be featured at the Mississippi University for Women Choral Concert set for Friday at 7:30 p.m. in Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium. Music to be performed will be from various cultures and countries, including the United States, Zambia, Ireland, the Caribbean, Brazil , Romania and Russia.

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  16. BOE appoints three new principalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Times-Herald

    ... as an assistant women's basketball coach at the University of Southern Mississippi, the Mississippi University for Women, and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She will take over as principal for Melissa Wimbish who will become the ...

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  17. In the Golden Triangle, the numbers are clear: Women go to church more than menRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... are more religious than men, according to Kim Whitehead, a religious studies professor at Mississippi University for Women. Whitehead added that if men outnumber women in Islamic and Jewish congregations, the numbers are probably skewed because ...

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  18. MUW's Nepali students gather after earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Nepali students at Mississippi University for Women gathered at university president Jim Borsig's house on Saturday to wait together for news of family and friends from Nepal, where a 7.8 magnitude earthquake devastated the small country Saturday. "We are mostly just trying to get contact with family right now," senior Sandeep Manandhar, one of the students gathered at Borsig's house, said.

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  19. Visitors from Down Under tour Deep SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    A group of 27 visitors from Australia visited Columbus to tour the childhood home of Tennessee Williams and other sites of literary interest Tuesday. The tourists are pictured on the campus of Mississippi University for Women, where Dr. Bridget Pieschel, at right, led a tour.

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  20. MUW students share cultures from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Christi Dhakal, left, dances with her friends and other international students to a Sri Lankan song during the International Student Association's "Night of Culture" in Mississippi University for Women's Rent Auditorium on Wednesday. Freshman Aastha Ghimire, right, is from Nepal and is a mathematics major, while Dhakal is a freshman majoring in business.

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