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  1. Broncos GM Elway called Jim Kelly before drafting nephewRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | UPI

    Chad Kelly had "no clue" that the Denver Broncos would draft him, but coach Vance Joseph wanted him for a while. Before taking the University of Mississippi quarterback with the 253rd and final pick in the 2017 NFL Draft , Elway called Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly .

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  2. Oxford: From Faulkner to the Ole Miss campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... File) This March 12, 2017 photo shows a statue of a Confederate soldier on the campus of the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss. Another statue on campus honors James Meredith, an African-American student whose enrollment in 1962 sparked ...

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  3. lars smithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Louisville Cardinal

    ... for the full time position was removed, interim dean Susan Duncan served Brandeis for five years. University of Mississippi's law school offered Duncan a position as dean.

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  4. Serial entrepreneur' Ed Meek keeps on pioneeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... in the United States." But he and his wife, Becky, donated their estate of $5.3 million to the University of Mississippi to establish the long-sought status as having a journalism school rather than just a journalism department. The National ... 2 comments

  5. James Meredith: This is what Martin Luther King Jr. would tell school - reformers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events James Meredith, center, an Air Force veteran suing Mississippi for admission to the all-white University of Mississippi, leaves federal court in Jackson, Miss., on Jan. 16, 1962, for noon break with attorneys Derrick Bell, left, and Constance Baker Motley, both of New York. In his recent address to Congress, President Trump called education "the civil rights issue of our time," a phrase that angered civil rights advocates who believe his administration has already started rolling back civil rights protections for minority populations.

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  6. Oxford's Double Decker rolls back into townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Newms360.com

    ... Records. Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats will take the stage at 8:45 p.m. Saturday. The University of Mississippi Museum is the presenting Sponsor for this year's Double Decker Arts Festival, made possible by Ole Miss Athletics. Specialty ...

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  7. Giants select tight end Engram in NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | YESNetwork

    ... 23 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, the New York Giants selected tight end Evan Engram from the University of Mississippi. Engram was a four-year starter at Ole Miss - also the alma mater of his new quarterback, Eli Manning - and two-time team ...

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  8. Draft Ole Miss TE Evan EngramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | New York Giants

    Evan Engram was just 9A1 2 years old when Eli Manning joined the Giants in 2004. Nine years later, he enrolled at Manning's alma mater, the University of Mississippi.

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  9. U. names new chief information security officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Deseret News

    The University of Utah has hired Randy J. Arvay as the institution's new chief information security officer, effective May 22. Arvay comes to the U. after serving in the same role at the University of Mississippi. Prior to that, he was chief of the cybersecurity and quality assurance in the Joint Spectrum Center for the Defense Information Systems Agency.

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  10. Archie Manning, Football Legend: 2017 Hal Hunt Lecturer at the DFI...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | PressReleasePoint

    ... is titled, "The Manning Playbook for Communication and Leadership." Manning attended the University of Mississippi where he was named an All-American Quarterback and his number is retired. He was voted Mississippi's Greatest All-Time Athlete in 1992 ...

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  11. How NFL agents plan to prevent the next draft-night bong video fiascoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Chicago Tribune

    ... there it was: Being shared on social media, at the worst possible time, was a video of Tunsil, the University of Mississippi offensive lineman - and a player projected to be taken in the top five - wearing a gas mask and smoking from the bong ...

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  12. Retired teacher reconnects with student from 51 years agoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | Daily Herald

    ... Trammell, who's from Kokomo and eventually moved back to her hometown, had just graduated from the University of Mississippi. Four years ago, Pendergrass got to thinking about his former teachers. He knew that most of them were much older than ...

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  13. ...Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Creative Mac

    Ole Miss campus and Oxford will be setting for immersive tech demos, engaging talks and tunesPepper the humanoid robot will make first appearance on U.S. college campus at the event News media representatives are invited to attend a major technology event in Oxford this week that will feature nationally acclaimed speakers and cutting edge augmented and virtual reality demonstrations capped off by a music concert at a popular downtown nightspot. C Spire, a Mississippi-based telecommunications and technology services company, is convening CTX the C Spire Tech Experience on Thursday, April 27 in The Pavilion, the new $96.5 million multipurpose arena on the University of Mississippi campus.

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  14. C Spire convenes major technology event in Mississippi this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    News media representatives are invited to attend a major technology event in Oxford this week that will feature nationally acclaimed speakers and cutting edge augmented and virtual reality demonstrations capped off by a music concert at a popular downtown nightspot. C Spire, a Mississippi-based telecommunications and technology services company, is convening CTX - the C Spire Tech Experience - on Thursday, April 27 in The Pavilion, the new $96.5 million multipurpose arena on the University of Mississippi campus.

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  15. FSU star Dalvin Cook preparing for new life as father, NFL tailbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... It's been an awesome time." FSU running back Dalvin Cook (4) runs during the Florida State versus University of Mississippi college football game at Camping World Stadium in Orlando on Monday, September 5, 2016. FSU running back Dalvin Cook (4) runs ...

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  16. Lakewood Ranch High grad Ericka Schneider is attempting to reach the LPGA Tour.Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | YourObserver

    ... supporters right, landing a scholarship at two-year Daytona State College before moving up to the University of Mississippi. She might not have reached the collegiate level without help from The First Tee, an organization that builds character, ...

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  17. Ex-AU coach Tuberville says he will not run for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Anniston Star

    ... 2016, after four seasons. The 62-year-old has been a college football head coach since 1995 at the University of Mississippi (1995-98), Auburn (1999-2008), Texas Tech (2010-12) and Cincinnati (2013-16). In the phone interview, Tuberville also stated ...

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  18. New Orleans takes down white supremacist monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... in the weeks after, and several Southern cities have since considered removing monuments. The University of Mississippi took down its state flag because it includes the Confederate emblem. New Orleans is a mostly black city of nearly 390,000. The ... 1 comment

  19. Cost of Ole Miss traffic circle jumps from $800,000 to $2.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The projected cost of a new traffic circle on the University of Mississippi's Oxford campus has ballooned from $800,000 to $2.5 million.

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  20. Workers don bulletproof vests while taking down New Orleans' Confederate monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Canadian Content

    ... removed the Confederate flag from statehouse grounds soon after the horrific incident. And the University of Mississippi similarly followed suit, taking down the state flag containing the Confederate symbol. The "Battle of Liberty Place" monument's ...

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