• Alumni Association needs faculty, staff volunteers for send-off parties
    Mississippi State faculty and staff are invited to participate in the Alumni Association's 12th season of send-off parties for incoming students. These parties are hosted by local alumni chapters and clubs with the Alumni Association between July 12-30.
    June 22, 2017
  • Department of History hosting public lecture during Cheiron annual meeting
    The Department of History at Mississippi State University will host the 49th annual meeting of Cheiron, the International Society for the History of the Behavioral and Social Sciences Thursday [June 22] through Sunday [June 25]. This international conference will feature the work of 40 researchers from the U.S., Spain, Switzerland, Brazil and Canada. The highlight of the conference is the Elizabeth Scarborough Lecture, a keynote given in honor of Cheiron founding member Elizabeth Scarborough. This keynote lecture is a public event, free to all, and MSU students, faculty, staff and Starkville community members are encouraged to attend. The lecture will be held Friday [June 23] at 1:15 p.m. in Mitchell Memorial Library Auditorium.
    June 22, 2017
  • Road striping project underway through September
    A campus-wide road striping project is underway at Mississippi State University. The project started Monday [June 19] and will continue through September, according to MSU Campus Services. Drivers are encouraged to use caution while these improvements to campus roads are taking place.
    June 20, 2017
  • Mississippi, Alabama research administrators coming to campus in July
    The Society of Research Administrators International Alabama-Mississippi Chapter will hold its annual meeting at Mississippi State University this summer. With a theme of "Research United," the newly expanded chapter will meet in Colvard Student Union on the Starkville campus on July 21, and registration is now open.
    June 16, 2017
  • National Academies announce Science Breakthroughs 2030: A Strategy for Food and Agricultural Research
    The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine are pleased to announce Science Breakthroughs 2030: A Strategy for Food and Agricultural Research, a new study to identify ambitious scientific opportunities in food and agriculture made possible by incorporating knowledge and tools from across the science and engineering spectrum. Major funding for the study has been provided by the SoAR Foundation and the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research. The FFAR Board of Directors is chaired by Mississippi State University President Mark E. Keenum.
    June 13, 2017
  • Memorial service set for longtime communication professor Hank Flick
    STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Hank Flick, a longtime Mississippi State University professor of communication who impacted thousands of students during his 45-year career at the university, has died at the age of 73.
    June 8, 2017
  • Mississippi State graduation list, deans’ and president’s lists now posted
    The Mississippi State University deans’ and president’s lists are now available online at The university publishes deans' and president's lists for each spring and fall semester for the convenience of the media, friends and family members. Users can select the list, term and year they would like to view. Data can be further filtered by state of residence and home county. The list also may be sorted by city by clicking on the city/state heading.
    June 8, 2017
  • Traveling abroad this summer? Pay attention to health advisories
    The Office of Research Security at Mississippi State reminds students, faculty and staff traveling abroad this summer to be aware of an increase in measles reports. It is important for anyone traveling to these parts of the world to be aware of any outbreaks and that they take appropriate precautions. For additional information, please read the U.S. Department of State Overseas Security Advisory Council's Health Security Snapshot at
    June 6, 2017
  • MSU Dining Services offers coupon bonus for meal plan sign-ups
    Students signing up for a Fall 2017/Spring 2018 campus meal plan at during the month of June will receive an added bonus from MSU Dining Services: a coupon booklet with 16 coupons to four different campus dining locations. It's an $80 value you may spend whenever you want.
    June 5, 2017
  • MSUPD dispatchers temporarily re-located to Hathorn Hall
    In anticipation of upcoming renovations to the Williams Building, the Mississippi State University Police Department’s Communication Division has been re-located to Hathorn Hall. The renovations, which include updates to the dispatch center, a rec room and an interview room, will not impact any other MSUPD units. The department’s headquarters will remain open 24 hours a day.
    May 25, 2017