• Administrators, faculty needed as volunteers for Staff Appreciation Day
    Volunteers are needed for Mississippi State's annual Staff Appreciation Day that will take place May 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in The Junction. Staff Council is asking administrators and faculty to volunteer to work for an hour-long shift. To volunteer, please contact Heather Andrews at or 662-325-0259.
    April 21, 2017
  • International Institute hosting Fulbright Scholar program workshop Tuesday
    The International Institute at Mississippi State will host a "Fulbright Scholar Program: How to Submit A Competitive Application - A Fulbright Can Help!" seminar on Tuesday [April 25] from 3-5 p.m.
    April 21, 2017
  • Road closures planned for Alabama Shakes concert at amphitheater
    Several road and parking lot closures will be in place next week for the Alabama Shakes concert at Mississippi State on Wednesday [April 26].
    April 21, 2017
  • IHL: Trustee Rouse passes gavel to Trustee Smith
    Trustee Doug Rouse passed the gavel to incoming President C.D. Smith at the meeting of the IHL Board of Trustees held today in Jackson. Trustee Smith will officially take office on May 8.
    April 20, 2017
  • MSU Community Garden holds first planting Friday
    Faculty, staff and students are invited to the first planting of the MSU Community Garden on April 21 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
    April 20, 2017
  • Register today for More Than a Brunch Women's Leadership Conference
    High school and college women are invited to the More Than a Brunch Women's Leadership Conference at Mississippi State on Saturday [April 22] in Colvard Student Union's Foster Ballroom. Topics include confidence building, enriched leadership and professional development. The conference is free, and attendees should register online at by Friday [April 21].
    April 19, 2017
  • New date, location for lab chemical safety seminar with FBI
    Join the Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) at Mississippi State on Monday [April 24] from 1:30-3 p.m. for a "Laboratory Chemical Security: Recognizing Suspicious Activities/Behavior" seminar in Colvard Student Union's Fowlkes Auditorium. EHS staff and FBI Special Agent Brian Otters will lead the presentation. Responsible conduct of research credit will be given for attendance.
    April 19, 2017
  • MSU Steel Drum Band concert April 25 on Drill Field
    Mississippi State's Steel Drum Band is presenting a concert on the university's historic Drill Field on Tuesday [April 25] from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The MSU Percussion Club also will be selling $1 hot dogs and drinks. Under the direction of MSU Associate Professor of Music and Percussion Studies Director Jason Baker, the MSU Steel Band consists of students from a variety of academic backgrounds who rehearse throughout the spring semester.
    April 19, 2017
  • MSU Libraries offering Mendeley, Scopus information sessions for researchers, students
    Members of the campus community are invited to join MSU Libraries on Monday [April 24] for two information sessions about tools that can help researchers and students. Faculty and staff researchers are invited to a lunch at noon to learn more about Mendeley, a free reference manager and academic social network. At 1:30 p.m., faculty and students alike are invited to a session on Scopus, a database of more than 57 million abstracts and citations of peer-reviewed literature from a wide variety of disciplines. Registration for both sessions is free, but seats are limited.
    April 18, 2017
  • Register today for annual higher education legal issues conference
    Registration continues for Mississippi State's 6th Annual Legal Issues Conference on the Starkville campus April 26-28. The program lineup is invaluable for faculty and staff who need to know more about the legal implications surrounding today's institutions of higher education. This year's guest speakers will discuss topics such as campus emergency response, mental health, Generation Z (this generation of incoming students), FERPA, Title IX, working with students with disabilities, and many more relevant topics.
    April 12, 2017