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Mississippi University for Women Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Disaster drill at MUW on ThursdayRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Officials with Columbus Lowndes County Emergency Management say this year's drill should demonstrate the county's ability to respond to a train or car wreck involving hazardous materials and mass casualties on the Mississippi University for Women's campus. It is designed to test the response, communications and unified command of the county's emergency response agencies, including local agencies, state and volunteer agencies and the university.

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  2. MUW named top grad schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women has been named among the top universities to pursue a master's degree by Washington Monthly magazine for the fourth consecutive year. "This is a remarkable recognition for The W," MUW president Jim Borsig said in a release.

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  3. Columbus' response to KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Hughes Elementary, which could hold up to 300 people at a time, was set up as a shelter. Mississippi University for Women set up some of the campus dormitories for people to stay in. The Red Cross set up a shelter near the fire department on Martin ...

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  4. 'Prairie Images' captures rural beautyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... in life. The Belzoni native's journey to the prairie began when she enrolled in what is now Mississippi University for Women more than five decades ago. She finished with a degree in history, a minor in English, and a beau -- a roommate's brother, ...

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  5. September Table Talks open with a look at some remarkable womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... usses his first novel, "Soil" - a mystery-thriller set in the Mississippi Delta. Sept. 30 - Mississippi University for Women's Dr. Kendall Dunkelberg previews writers participating in MUW's Oct. 22-24 Eudora Welty Writers' Symposium.

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  6. Roses and thorns: 8/23/15Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... most cost effective insurance plan for its members is needlessly delayed. A rose to the Mississippi University for Women students who spent Tuesday working on service projects through out the city of Columbus. More than 150 students each volunteered ...

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  7. Universities seek fresh multiyear bond deal with lawmakersRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... University got $20 million, while Alcorn State University, Delta State University, the Mississippi University for Women and Mississippi Valley State University each got $16.5 million. Some black lawmakers have criticized the level of investment at ...

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  8. Clarkson University flags at half-staff for Trustee John CorrentiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... as a director of Navistar International Corporation, Corrections Corporation of America and Mississippi University for Women Foundation Board. “John Correnti was a larger-than-life leader who brought the same tenacity, vision and passion to ...

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  9. MUW to offer the state's first theatre education optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    For those who wish to teach theatre in a K-12 setting, the Mississippi's first-ever bachelor's degree in theatre education is now available through the theatre department at Mississippi University for Women. "No university theatre program in Mississippi offers students the opportunity to earn a teacher's license through a fully prepared degree program," said David Carter, chair of the Department of Theatre.

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  10. Classes begin for MFA in creative writing at MUWRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women this fall is offering its first-ever classes in a new low-residency master of fine arts in creative writing. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges approved the program as part of the scope of current accreditation, reaffirmed for the university last year.

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  11. Roses and thorns: 8/16/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Johnson into the EMCC family is inconsistent with the school's values. A rose to the Mississippi University for Women students, who moved into campus Saturday for the fall semester, which begins next week. The arrival of the students always seems to ...

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  12. MUW students to move in SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women welcomes a new group of students Saturday when students will be moving into their new dorm rooms from 12:00-5:00 p.m. "We are very excited to open up the halls this weekend and welcome our family home," said Andrew Moneymaker, director of the Office of Housing and Residence Life. MUW faculty and staff will greet students as they begin coming onto campus today and direct traffic to streamline the process.

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  13. Columbus novelist talks new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... in Columbus the past seven years. In addition to his own writing, he teaches writing at Mississippi University for Women. The success of "Rivers" and the ensuing whirlwind of appearances, tours and interviews that followed has been somewhat of a ...

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  14. MUW workplace citedRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    For the third year in a row, Mississippi University for Women has been named one of the best colleges in the nation to work for and the only Mississippi institution named to the Honor Roll, according to a survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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  15. MUW student appears on 'I Am Cait'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Blossom Brown, a senior studying public health at Mississippi University for Women, recently appeared on the I Am Cait show. Brown is a transgender woman.

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  16. Caitlyn Jenner congratulates 'angel' daughter Kylie on her 18th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... great. I love her story. 'She's about to be the first trans woman to graduate from Mississippi University for Women - an incredible accomplishment. The problem she has right now is that she hasn't been able to take the leap from college to nursing ...

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  17. Caitlyn Jenner Uses Her Platform To Introduce The Public To Another...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | Perez Hilton

    ... the school's decision. At that point, I had finished community college so I transferred to Mississippi University for Women for my last two years of college and decided to major in public health, which is what I'm finishing now. Hopefully when I'm ...

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  18. The W offers fall life enrichment courses, starting todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi University for Women's Office of Outreach and Innovation will offer 43 non-credit courses as part of its community Life Enrichment Program this fall. New courses will include Best of "I Love Lucy," Couples Massage, Grant Writing, Indoor and Outdoor Walking Clubs, Kindergarten Mathematics, Learn How to Sight-Sing, Plato's Philosophy & The Examined Life, So You Want to be a Nonprofit Board Member?, Special Education 101 and Understanding Investments.

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  19. Caitlyn Jenner's Blog: Meet BlossomRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | People

    ... great. I love her story. She's about to be the first trans woman to graduate from Mississippi University for Women - an incredible accomplishment. The problem she has right now is that she hasn't been able to take the leap from college to nursing ...

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  20. Caitlyn Jenner Blogs About Blossom Brown and Has Her "Tell You...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | E! Online

    ... great. I love her story. She's about to be the first trans woman to graduate from Mississippi University for Women - an incredible accomplishment. The problem she has right now is that she hasn't been able to take the leap from college to nursing ...

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