Latest News from The W

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Nationally, one death occurs from suicide every 13 minutes. To represent the 1,100 students nationwide who die annually from suicide, Mississippi University for Women, on Tuesday, April 21, will place 1,100 empty chairs on campus.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. -- The Mississippi Organization of Associate Degree Nurses recently named Heather McMillian of Maben as the Overall Outstanding ADN Student at its annual convention.

  • The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning appointed Dr. Glenn Boyce, Associate Commissioner of Academic Affairs at the Institutions of Higher Learning, as Commissioner of Higher Education at a press conference held today in Jackson, allowing Dr. Jim Borsig to return to his duties as president of Mississippi University for Women exclusively.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Mississippi University for Women is organizing activities in conjunction with Earth Day to support the university’s sustainability initiatives and promote green living.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – Ten pieces of artwork by five Mississippi University for Women faculty are on display at the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in Laurel.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Department of Theatre at Mississippi University for Women and the Blue Line Shakespeare Festival will present “Twelfth Night” April 23-25 at 7:30 p.m. in Cromwell Auditorium.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – In addition to being chosen as a finalist for the prestigious Harry S. Truman Foundation Scholarship, Mississippi University for Women student Brianna Warner has been accepted into the Summer Public Health Scholars Program sponsored by Columbia University. 

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – A replica of a Chickasaw burial urn that was unearthed during the construction of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway has been donated to Mississippi University for Women to be displayed at the Plymouth Bluff Environmental Center. 

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Six graduating Mississippi University for Women art majors have their artwork displayed in “M3DIUM: A Senior Exhibition” in the galleries on campus through Friday May 8, the same day as their senior presentations and reception, starting at 6 p.m.

  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Mississippi University for Women Alumni Association elected Deborah Stockman Hodges, of Mobile, Ala., as its president-elect for the 2015-2016 year and welcomed five new board members.

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