It is with mixed emotions, but with great pride in this institution, that I write to tell you I have been named the new Commissioner of Higher Education by the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning. I am leaving a job I dearly love to serve a System of higher education I believe in, and to work to advance Mississippi.
What is it that draws students to The W? We've asked them—in focus groups, in surveys and in conversation. The answers are remarkably consistent: quality academic programs, caring professors, small classes, personal attention and family atmosphere.
When my husband and I first married, we moved to Pennsylvania. I saw more snow that first winter (and into the spring!) than in all my time growing up in Mississippi.
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