• MSU faculty researcher says multi-hazard scenario should be considered in assessing California levee systems
    Recent heavy rains in California after a period of drought have not been unexpected, but a Mississippi State researcher notes these conditions are an example of the type of multi-hazard scenario that should be considered when assessing the performance of the state’s critical infrastructure, including levee systems.
    February 11, 2016
  • The University Florist sets special hours for Valentine's Day through Sunday
    The University Florist at Mississippi State will be open on Thursday [Feb. 11] and Friday [Feb. 12] from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Saturday [Feb. 13] from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and on Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. to assist you with all of your Valentine's Day gift and floral needs.
    February 11, 2016
  • MSU names foundation board leaders, incoming members
    The Mississippi State University Foundation is announcing 2016 leaders and incoming members for the 47-seat board of directors that guides the fundraising arm of the 138-year-old land-grant institution.
    February 11, 2016
  • MSU choral concert to feature premiere of choral anthem
    Mississippi State’s choral department will present its annual concert “Reflect and Rejoice: Celebrating African American History through Music” in observance of Black History Month.
    February 10, 2016
  • Aldrin recounts successes and challenges of historic space journey
    History remembers the two American astronauts who first walked on the moon on July 20, 1969. One of those astronauts, Buzz Aldrin, told a crowd in Lee Hall’s Bettersworth Auditorium at Mississippi State on Tuesday [Feb. 9] the team that made the Apollo 11 spacecraft’s iconic moon landing possible numbered close to 400,000.
    February 9, 2016
  • MSU honors national alumnus, others at annual banquet
    Mississippi State will recognize 1967 general business graduate and retired retailer Turner A. Wingo of Collierville, Tennessee, as its national alumnus of the year during the Friday [Feb. 12] MSU Alumni Association 2016 awards banquet.
    February 9, 2016
  • MSU students awarded precision agriculture scholarship
    Four students in Mississippi State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences are receiving precision agriculture scholarships this year, and applications are being accepted through Monday [Feb. 15] for 2016-2017 scholarships.
    February 9, 2016
  • Louisiana couple supports MSU veterinary education
    Husband-and-wife Mississippi State graduates in Zachary, Louisiana, are establishing two new scholarships for the university’s College of Veterinary Medicine.
    February 9, 2016
  • MSU College of Business among ‘Best for Vets’ rankings
    Mississippi State University again is listed among the Military Times Best for Vets 2016 rankings, with specific recognition for the university’s College of Business.
    February 9, 2016
  • Current students, families invited to MSU Bulldog Family Weekend
    For the fourth consecutive year, families of current Mississippi State students are invited to visit campus to learn more about the university experience and Bulldog family.
    February 8, 2016
  • SSRC Public Health Fellow to begin new journey at Johns Hopkins University
    Delta Public Health Fellow M. Maya McDoom ended her tenure at the Social Science Research Center in January to begin work as a postdoctoral researcher at Johns Hopkins University’s Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research.
    February 8, 2016
  • Arbor Day celebration and tree planting coming up Friday
    The Campus Tree Advisory Committee at Mississippi State will hold an Arbor Day celebration on Friday [Feb. 12] at 1:30 p.m. in the area between Magruder Hall and Harned Hall. The event is free and open to all. Several trees will be planted during the celebration, including autumn blaze maple, American sycamore and burr oaks.
    February 8, 2016
  • Gatsby Gala, Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival set for March 31-April 2
    For the tenth consecutive year, The Charles H. Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival is bringing the spirit of the late 19th and early 20th centuries to Mississippi State University’s Mitchell Memorial Library [March 31-April 2].
    February 5, 2016
  • Apply today: Grant program encourages new ideas for improving undergrad teaching
    The Center for Teaching and Learning at Mississippi State is accepting proposals for the 2016 Ottilie Schillig Special Teaching Projects Program. This program provides financial support to encourage new ideas for improving undergraduate teaching. Individuals who hold academic status as instructor, assistant professor, associate professor or professor at MSU are eligible to receive funds through this program.
    February 5, 2016
  • Deavenports’ $3M gift moves MSU capital campaign past goal
    A new $3 million gift from Earnest W. “Earnie” Deavenport Jr. and his wife, Mary Ann, of Kiawah Island, S.C., will support student scholarships at Mississippi State University through the ongoing Infinite Impact campaign.
    February 5, 2016