COLUMBUS, Miss. – The W recently celebrated its remodeled campus bookstore, The Book End, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

The Book EndVarious guests were on hand, including members of the campus committee that recommended selection of Barnes & Noble: Angie Atkins, Lyndsay Cumberland, Erich Ogle, Dave Haffly, Dr. Marty Hatton, Dr. Ghanshyam Heda, Dr. Richard Holden, Dr. Tammie McCoy, Anika Perkins, Brandi Malone and Justin Simpson. The committee was under the supervision of Nora Miller, senior vice president for administration and CFO.

“We are excited about the partnership with Barnes & Noble and the opportunities they are bringing to our campus,” said Dave Haffly, who chaired the committee.

Max J. Roberts, CEO, Barnes & Noble College, added, “We’re extremely proud of our new partnership with Mississippi University for Women, which has a long tradition of excellence in liberal arts and professional education.

“The newly remodeled space will support that tradition of excellence and become a vital part of The W campus community.”

The Book End offers course materials in a variety of formats, school supplies, university apparel, gifts and other W branded items in the updated space.

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