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Published: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:29:15 -0600

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MSU-Morocco partnership heralded as ‘best practice’ in international education

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:29:15 -0600

Mississippi State University’s partnership with Morocco’s Université Internationale de Rabat is being recognized as one of the top partnerships in international education.

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Registration now live for MSU’s Academic Insight events

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:33:28 -0600

Mississippi State is announcing Academic Insight 2017 to give admitted university students a closer look at the academic college that houses the major they are interested in pursuing once enrolled.

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Most academically diverse MSU college marking sixth decade

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:29:19 -0600

As part of its 60th anniversary celebration, Mississippi State’s largest and most diverse unit is recognizing an equal number of its very accomplished graduates.

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Longest Student Health Center offers tips to help stay well during flu season

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:04:43 -0600

Flu season has arrived, and the Longest Student Health Center at Mississippi State has a few tips to help you stay well and to help prevent the spread of the flu virus. If you find yourself with flu symptoms — fever, coughing, sore throat, headache, body aches, runny nose — medical attention is helpful and medication can be prescribed to assist with the symptoms and reduce the time frame of illness.

Higher education, business formalize partnership through MOU

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:45:48 -0600

Understanding the crucial link between higher education and economic development, the Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning and the Mississippi Development Authority have worked together for decades to leverage higher education assets to attract business and industry to Mississippi. The two entities formalized this partnership through a Memorandum of Understanding signed by Glenn McCullough Jr., Executive Director of the Mississippi Development Authority, Dr. Douglas W. Rouse, President of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning and Dr. Glenn Boyce, Commissioner of Higher Education, at a Board of Trustees meeting held Thursday [Jan. 19] in Jackson.

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Crocker named MSU’s emergency manager

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:59:42 -0600

Brent Crocker has been named Mississippi State University’s emergency manager, filling a new position created to administer the university’s emergency management efforts.

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African American Studies trailblazers Irene Smalls, Vernon Smith to speak at MSU

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:41:00 -0600

Two trailblazing figures of the 1960s Black Studies movement in higher education are speaking Monday [Jan. 23] at Mississippi State University.

Standing Committee updates needed by Feb. 28

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:20:11 -0600

An update of the university's Standing Committees website is underway, and committee chairs are asked to review their committee information and submit changes, if needed, by Feb. 28.

Writing compelling funding proposals focus of Tuesday seminar

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:12:24 -0600

Join the Office of Research and Economic Development at Mississippi State for a "Writing a Compelling Proposal" seminar on Tuesday [Jan. 24] from 3-4:30 p.m. in the theater at Bost Extension Center. Stephanie Hyche from the Office of Sponsored Projects will lead the presentation.

‘Out of this World’ exhibit opens at MSU’s Mitchell Memorial Library

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:01:32 -0600

Eye-catching astronomical and scientific illustrations will be on display Jan. 24-Feb. 28 at Mississippi State’s Mitchell Memorial Library.

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Learning Center to offer GMAT prep workshop Feb. 4

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:14:15 -0600

The Learning Center at Mississippi State will offer a GMAT preparation workshop on Feb. 4 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. — with a one-hour lunch break beginning at noon — in 246 Allen Hall, Computer Lab A. The cost is $80, and that fee must be paid with cash or check only.

Kids’ favorite Daniel Tiger to make MSU Riley Center his neighborhood Jan. 26

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600

Little ones will delight in seeing Daniel Tiger and his friends singing and dancing on stage as the MSU Riley Center in downtown Meridian presents its latest family show, “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” at 7 p.m. on Jan. 26.

Fall Graduation, Deans' & President's lists online

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:32:43 -0600

Nominations sought for 2017 MSU Diversity Awards

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:24:10 -0600

The President's Commission on the Status of Minorities at Mississippi State is accepting nominations for the 2017 MSU Diversity Awards. The annual awards program is designed to recognize individuals and teams of individuals who have demonstrated a significant commitment to enhancing diversity at the university. Nominations will be accepted in four categories: faculty, staff, student, and team/department.

Mission Mississippi leader encourages campus influencers to discuss racial reconciliation efforts

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:06:37 -0600

The president of an interdenominational movement promoting racial reconciliation throughout the state was at Mississippi State University Monday [Jan. 16] to facilitate discussion with campus leaders.

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Healthy Dawgs program helping campus kick off new semester with healthy start

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:35:04 -0600

MSU on the Move is ready to help Mississippi State kick off 2017 and the spring semester with a healthy start. Students, faculty and staff are invited to join the Healthy Dawgs program and get connected with others who will provide motivation and encouragement. The program offers bi-weekly meetings, accountability groups, tips, resources, incentives and optional weigh-ins.

Justice Court Judge Larnzy Carpenter Jr. helps MSU community honor King’s legacy with call-to-action message

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:06:46 -0600

Oktibbeha County Justice Court Judge Larnzy L. Carpenter Jr. challenged an overflow crowd at Mississippi State University to embrace faith, hope and love as keys to developing a sense of dignity and self-respect during Monday’s [Jan. 16] Martin Luther King Jr. Day Unity Breakfast.

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Nominations wanted for Powe, research awards

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 16:38:07 -0600

The nomination period is now open for Mississippi State University's 2017 Research Awards and the Ralph E. Powe Research Excellence Award. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to submit nominations for this year's program. Recipients will be honored during a special luncheon at the Hunter Henry Center on April 27 at 11:30 a.m.

PCSW now accepting nominations for annual awards program

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 16:15:43 -0600

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 PCSW Awards Program, sponsored by the President's Commission on the Status of Women at Mississippi State. These awards recognize individuals both on and off campus with notable achievements in promoting the status of women, and who are advocates for the well-being, development and advancement of all women of MSU's campuses and surrounding communities.

Play a round: MSU Golf Course ready for spring semester

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 16:03:37 -0600

The MSU Golf Course welcomes students, faculty and staff back to campus for the spring semester, and invites you to come play a round with us. In addition to serving the campus community, the course is also open to the general public. For tee times or other inquiries, please call the pro shop at (662) 325-3028.