Getting Shots in Arms

Nurse in scrub gown, mask, and gloves administering vaccine to an arm in car.
Photo by Beth Wynn

March 18, 2021

Alice Bennett, a registered nurse at MSU's John C. Longest Student Health Center, administers a first COVID-19 vaccine dose to an MSU employee Thursday [March 18] at the university's drive-through vaccination site. MSU is currently administering a limited supply of vaccine to employees, with plans to begin providing the vaccine to students when MSU receives additional doses. MSU employees can make an appointment to receive the vaccine at For more information on vaccine availability for the general public, visit the Mississippi State Department of Health website