Pioneers Plaza

COLUMBUS, Miss. – Mississippi University for Women will dedicate a new campus space, Pioneers Plaza, which honors individuals who have contributed to shaping the university’s history, Friday, Feb. 23 at 10:30 a.m.

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Science Bowl

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- The Mississippi University for Women Department of Sciences and Mathematics will host the annual Mississippi Regional Science Bowl Friday, Feb. 16. Eighteen teams from 11 schools are expected to participate.

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Mississippi University for Women supports Mississippi’s Public University System and sister institutions in expressing concern about House Bill 1083. The proposed legislation will lift the IHL Board of Trustees’ authority to set policy, which allows universities to prohibit weapons in specific, non-public campus areas. Presently, citizens with enhanced carry permits are authorized to carry weapons in all public areas of the campus.

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Students

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Eight members of the Gordy Honors College at Mississippi University for Women presented their research at the Mississippi Honors Conference at Jackson State University.

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"The Fighter"

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Following his highly regarded ‘Desperation Road’ in 2017, Michael Farris Smith, associate professor of English at Mississippi University for Women, has a forthcoming novel scheduled for March release and already receiving advance rave reviews.

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