Vicki Jordan of Meridian, Thomas White of DeKalb, and Tyler Anthony of Jonesboro, Georgia, are working on a new start-up company

‘Hot’ problem for barbers solved by MSU student start-up

When Mississippi State agricultural engineering alumnus Thomas White started cutting hair as a hobby, he came across a problem many barbers have dealt with for decades—his electric clippers kept getting uncomfortably hot. Like most barbers, White started buying multiple pairs of clippers so he could keep cutting while the others cooled down. But conversations with one of his MSU classmates, Tyler Anthony, has led to the creation of a start-up company that is trying to make clippers in a better way.

May 23, 2019
MSU-Meridian Assistant Clinical Professor Tara Milligan demonstrates the Student Auscultation Model.

MSU-Meridian’s Master of Physician Assistant Studies program works toward accreditation, anticipates first students in January

A new Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree program at Mississippi State University-Meridian is on track toward accreditation, and MSU leaders anticipate the first PA students will enroll in January 2020.

May 16, 2019
Maj. Gen. Janson D. “Durr” Boyles delivers the commencement address for 2019 spring graduation ceremonies at Mississippi State

Adjutant General Boyles encourages MSU grads to contribute to the success of others

Maj. Gen. Janson D. “Durr” Boyles, Adjutant General of Mississippi’s National Guard, gave Mississippi State spring graduates practical leadership advice during three commencement ceremonies Thursday and Friday [May 2 and 3].

May 3, 2019

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