Messages directly from President Mark E. Keenum to the Mississippi State community.
Words cannot express how thankful I am to be a part of the Mississippi State University Family this year. Together, we have faced one of the most challenging times in our institution’s history, and I am most appreciative of your commitment to your work and your dedication to our students and the communities we serve.
November 12, 2020
The Office of the President and the Robert Holland Faculty Senate invite all
faculty to the fall general faculty meeting on September 22 at 3 p.m. in the
Hunter Henry Center. Interested members of the campus community are also
September 10, 2020
The Maroon Edition Planning Committee and I are pleased to announce that “Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal” is the selection for Mississippi State University’s common reading program this year.
March 5, 2020
The Office of the President and the Robert Holland Faculty Senate invite faculty to the spring meeting of the General Faculty at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, in Colvard Student Union's Foster Ballroom.
January 7, 2020
As the end of the fall semester nears and the holiday season approaches, I am especially mindful of your many contributions to Mississippi State University, and am most thankful for your dedication to the many people and communities we serve.
November 6, 2019
The Office of the President and the Robert Holland Faculty Senate invite faculty to the fall general faculty meeting at 2 p.m. on Aug. 28 in Lee Hall's Bettersworth Auditorium. Interested members of the campus community are also welcome. President Mark E. Keenum will provide an update as a new academic year begins at Mississippi State University.
August 14, 2019
Since July 4, a scheduled university holiday, falls on a Thursday this year, we have the opportunity to realize significant energy savings and simultaneously grant our faculty and staff an extended holiday weekend by closing on Friday, July 5.
June 7, 2019
After a successful national search that yielded three exemplary finalists, I am pleased to announce that Dr. David Shaw will serve Mississippi State University as our new Provost and Executive Vice President. We expect him to begin July 1, pending formal approval by the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning.
June 5, 2019
The Maroon Edition Planning Committee and I are pleased to announce that “Hold On with a Bulldog Grip: A Short Study of Ulysses S. Grant” is the selection for Mississippi State University’s common reading program this year. It is a most appropriate choice for our campus, which is home to the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library.
April 2, 2019