Faculty & Staff News to Know

Letter from President Borsig


Dear Colleagues,

I want to begin my final letter by simply thanking you for your work every day to ensure our students are successful. I know every significant accomplishment of our university is possible because of your commitment to our students as they work to graduate and achieve their dreams.

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Dr. Adams recognized for excellence in teaching


Dr. Sheila Adams, a highly regarded faculty member at Mississippi University for Women, was the recipient of both the Kossen Faculty Excellence Award and the 2018 Faculty Member of the Year Award. Adams is retiring after 46 years of service and dedication to The W.

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Heda receives Fulbright award to India


Mississippi University for Women’s Ghanshyam Heda, professor of biology in the Department of Sciences and Mathematics, received a Fulbright award to India, where he will continue his research on cystic fibrosis and teach graduate students.

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Kempker Post-Secondary College Award recipient


Dr. Erin Kempker, associate professor of history and chair of History, Political Science, and Geography at The W, was recently honored with the 2018 Educator of the Year: Post-Secondary College Award by the Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce’s Education Committee.

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Osburn awarded Professional Service Award

Carmen E. Osburn, MA, MT-BC, associate professor and director of music therapy at The W was awarded the Professional Service Award by the Southeastern Region of the American Music Therapy Association (SER-AMTA) at its conference April 13.

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On-Campus Training

May 14-17, 2018, the MUW Police Department and Columbus Police Department will co-host training for local first responders. The training will be held on the campus in Shattuck Hall and Taylor Hall, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., each day. During these dates and times there will be various emergency vehicles on campus. The training should not disrupt campus activities. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the MUW PD at 662-241-7777.

Safe Haven Donations

The Counseling Center would like to thank everyone for the many donations to Safe Haven, Inc!

Staff Appreciation

All W staff members are invited to the 2018 Staff Appreciation Lunch Friday, May 18 from 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.