Latest News from The W

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Mississippi University for Women will soon offer a new low-residency master’s of fine arts program in creative writing. On Nov. 20, 2014, The Board of Trustees of the state Institutions of Higher Learning of Mississippi approved the university’s proposal to offer the new program, which is set to launch in August 2015, pending approval of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Take a quick glance at Dan Meyer’s online resume, and you will see that he is a worker, learner, go-getter, writer and speaker. Study a little bit further and you will find that he is an educator—one who is helping to lead conversations on how mathematics education is being approached in America.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. -- The W’s Department of Theatre invites those who love comedy to do the impossible--laugh for one full hour at Mission Improvable Monday, Nov. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Cromwell Theatre. The event is free and open to the public.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Know your plan. Graduate on time. Save money. This is the message Mississippi University for Women’s Student Government Association is promoting to students as part of the Finish in 4 campaign.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Quitters will be encouraged on the campus of Mississippi University Women Thursday, Nov. 20. That is only if you are a smoker.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. -- When Columbus native Amber Shoffner’s younger brother Jacob received cochlear implants and began speech therapy nine years ago, she was inspired to pursue speech-language pathology as a career.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Mississippi University for Women’s Department of Music will host senior voice recitals Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Poindexter Hall, Kossen Auditorium.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. -- To coincide with the national “It’s On Us” campaign, Mississippi University for Women’s Student Government Association will host a sexual assault prevention and self-defense demonstration in the Claudia A. Limbert Assembly Room in Cochran Hall Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Three Mississippi University for Women music professors have been invited to perform their original compositions at the annual conference of the National Association of Composers USA (NACUSA).

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Dr. Phillip Stockton, assistant professor of  music education and director of choral activities at The W, was recently published in the Choral Journal, a peer reviewed music publication funded by the American Choral Director’s Association.

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