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Mississippi Delta Community College joins Mississippi Library Partnership

Mississippi Delta Community College’s library system has joined the Mississippi Library Partnership, adding its approximately 27,000 titles to the consortium that now includes 55 members from across the state.
November 16, 2020

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Mississippi State completes Poultry Science Building

Mississippi State University officials commemorated the completion of the university's new Poultry Science Building with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov.
November 11, 2020

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MSU faculty, administrators celebrate completion of Poultry Science Building

Mississippi State officials commemorated the completion of the university’s new Poultry Science Building with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday [Nov. 9].
November 9, 2020

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MSU establishes record enrollment growth for the sixth year

In the wake of an unprecedented global pandemic and at a time when universities across the nation are experiencing declining enrollments, Mississippi State this fall set a new enrollment record for the sixth consecutive year.
November 2, 2020

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MSU-Meridian’s Master of Physician Assistant Studies program achieves Accreditation-Provisional status, selects first cohort

A new Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree program at Mississippi State University-Meridian has achieved Accreditation-Provisional status and will enroll its first cohort at the Riley Campus in downtown Meridian this January.
October 26, 2020

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‘Cast of thousands’ prepares MSU for semester experience like no other

The academic experience is looking a little different at Mississippi State this fall, especially from a row in the 10,500-seat Humphrey Coliseum where students are absorbing the fundamentals of U.S. history and political science during COVID-19 in the university’s largest indoor venue.
September 16, 2020

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Mississippi State is a ‘Great College to Work For’ for fifth consecutive year

Employees of Mississippi State have spoken—again! For the fifth year in a row, their university is being recognized as a “Great College to Work For” based on positive feedback from faculty and staff.
September 14, 2020

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Maroon Edition author offers warm welcome, invites MSU students to virtual events

The author of Mississippi State’s 12th Maroon Edition book selection is hosting free, online events this month to officially welcome new freshmen and transfer students to the state’s leading university.
August 24, 2020

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MSU Reveals Game Day Operational Guidelines, Stadium Capacity Projections, COVID-19 Safeguards, and resort status implementation for Davis Wade Stadium in 2020

Mississippi State Athletics announced today a reduced capacity at Davis Wade Stadium for the 2020 season in compliance with state and local guidelines.
August 21, 2020

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MSU celebrates first online Bachelor of Applied Science graduate

Mississippi State’s first graduate of the university’s new Bachelor of Applied Science program is praising the degree path as “a great opportunity for students who want to go into management without having to start over with a four-year degree.”
August 21, 2020

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MSU makes Mississippi history, ends campaign with $1.07 billion in gifts

Infinite Impact: The Mississippi State University Campaign concluded its decade-long run in June with an unprecedented $1.07 billion in outright gifts and pledges, including $285.2 million raised in deferred gifts.
August 17, 2020

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Two veterinary medicine students become FFAR Vet Fellows, bring recognition to MSU

Two students in Mississippi State’s College of Veterinary Medicine are garnering attention as international fellow selections and for bringing unprecedented attention to their university.
August 10, 2020

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Living ‘Cowbell Well’: New MSU wellness, safety initiative to be front and center this fall

As students begin arriving at Mississippi State this week, they’ll be greeted with a modified campus lifestyle that includes maroon facemasks, physical distancing, sanitizing stations and an introduction to Cowbell Well, the university’s health and safety initiative.
August 6, 2020

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MSU, SOSD mark new era with opening of Partnership Middle School

Mississippi State University and the Starkville Oktibbeha School District are marking the beginning of a new era in education locally and in Mississippi with the completion of the Partnership Middle School at MSU.
August 4, 2020

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Double the Meaning: MSU, Habitat for Humanity partner to build 12th home for local family while honoring Starkville resident

Mississippi State and Starkville Area Habitat for Humanity broke ground Monday [Aug. 3] on the 12th annual Maroon Edition home.
August 3, 2020

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MSU, Keesler Air Force Base personnel discuss academic and training partnerships

Mississippi State University President Mark E. Keenum discusses academic and training partnerships with guests from Keesler Air Force Base.
July 31, 2020

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Keenum, Peasant tour completed MSU-SOSD Partnership Middle School

With a new school year set to begin next month, a new state-of-the-art school on the campus of Mississippi State University will welcome sixth and seventh grade students in the Starkville Oktibbeha School District.
July 31, 2020

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SEC establishes new football start date of September 26 and conference-only football competition

The Southeastern Conference has established September 26 as the new kickoff for it 2020 football season to allow its universities to focus on the healthy return of their campus communities and the gradual re-introduction of athletics, as the 14 members of the SEC continue to monitor developments related to COVID-19, SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey announced Thursday.
July 30, 2020

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Public Service Commissioners join MSU President Mark Keenum, Atmos Energy to announce natural gas infrastructure expansion in Starkville

Atmos Energy was proud to join Public Service Commissioners Brandon Presley & Dane Maxwell as well as President Mark Keenum of Mississippi State University, at the Mississippi Horse Park to announce an expansion of natural gas service in the city of Starkville.
July 30, 2020

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MSU, Mississippi Delta Community College sign MOU for Bachelor of Applied Science degree program

Mississippi State University and Mississippi Delta Community College signed a memorandum of understanding today [July 28] to formalize partnership programs for students enrolled in technical education programs.
July 28, 2020

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MSU, Bishop State Community College sign MOU for Bachelor of Applied Science degree program

Mississippi State University and Bishop State Community College in Mobile, Alabama, signed a memorandum of understanding today [July 27] to formalize partnership programs for students enrolled in technical education programs.
July 27, 2020

The Dispatch

Community partnership forming to address racism, reconciliation

Community groups representing Starkville, Oktibbeha County, and Mississippi State University participated in an announcement Thursday in downtown Starkville's Unity Park formally unveiling a forward-looking partnership committed to seeking solutions to racism and paths to racial reconciliation.
July 20, 2020

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MSU continues international leadership in aquaculture, world’s fastest-growing food production sector

As aquaculture and fisheries play an increasingly important role in addressing global food security, Mississippi State University is continuing to build its reputation as an international leader in the field.
July 14, 2020

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MSU publishes ‘Safe Return’ guide for the fall semester

A new Mississippi State University publication outlines a comprehensive health and safety return plan for the fall semester.
July 14, 2020

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International CASE award earned by MSU’s ‘We Ring True’ initiative

Mississippi State’s “We Ring True” branding initiative has received yet another ringing endorsement—this time, an international 2020 Circle of Excellence Award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.
July 8, 2020