President Mark E. Keenum pictured with MSU's 2018-19 Presidential Scholars

Eleven MSU students join prestigious Presidential Scholars group

Eleven freshmen are beginning their academic careers at Mississippi State with the university’s Presidential Scholar designation.

September 24, 2018
Retired U.S. Air Force Col. and Astronaut Hall of Fame inductee Jerry Ross, middle, presents MSU senior civil engineering major

Record-setting astronaut Jerry Ross to MSU students: ‘Never give up on your dreams’

Of all the missions retired U.S. Air Force Col. Jerry Ross has undertaken in his 42-year career, he considers the encouragement of young people to be among his greatest.

September 20, 2018
Students walk in front of Mississippi State’s Old Main Academic Center.

Record-setting enrollment at the state’s leading research university tops 22,000

In its fifth consecutive year of historic growth, Mississippi State celebrates its 140-year anniversary by accelerating student enrollment well over the 22,000 mark, an attainment that’s been a top priority for MSU President Mark E. Keenum.

September 13, 2018

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