COLUMBUS, Miss. – One in five women and one in sixteen men are sexually assaulted in college, according to the “It’s On Us” initiative. Eight in 10 victims knew their attacker.
COLUMBUS, Miss. – Superman, Wonder Woman or Captain America. Bring your favorite superhero to life at Mississippi University for Women’s Mortar Board Honor Society’s Superhero 5k run/walk Thursday, Oct. 30 from 6-8p.m.
COLUMBUS, Miss. -- The Eugenia Summer Art Gallery is exhibiting a five-person group show which is part of its “Intersections of Gender and Place” project. The exhibition runs Oct. 15-Nov. 6. The opening reception will be on Friday, Oct. 24th from 5:30-7 p.m. A panel discussion with the artists is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. in the gallery. Both events are open to the public.
COLUMBUS, Miss. – Mississippi University for Women’s Department of Health and Kinesiology is celebrating Women’s Health Awareness Week Oct. 21-23 with presentations that empower women to make healthier choices.
COLUMBUS, Miss. – New York Times bestseller Robert Edsel will be the featured speaker for the 2014 Welty Gala Friday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. in the Mary Ellen Weathersby Pope Banquet Room.
COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Louisiana native Tim Parrish will present the keynote reading for the 26th annual Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium, Oct. 23 at 7:30 p.m., reading from his memoir “Fear and What Follows: The violent education of a Christian racist” and his new novel “The Jumper,” which transport readers to the gritty streets of working class Baton Rouge.
COLUMBUS, Miss. -- LeAnn Alexander of Starkville has been named director of campus recreation at Mississippi University for Women effective Oct. 9.
COLUMBUS, Miss. -- A woman can be more than one in a million when it comes to surviving breast cancer. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and being aware of symptoms and early detection can save your life.
COLUMBUS, Miss. -- The National Council on Family Relations Certified Family Life Educator Academic Program Review Committee has re-approved Mississippi University for Women’s family studies program.
COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Department of Theatre at Mississippi University for Women will present “Lysistrata”Oct. 16-18 at 7:30 p.m. in Cromwell Auditorium.
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