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April 2014

Dr. Rob Pearigen Discusses "Learning for Life"

"A liberal arts education offers a strong foundation of knowledge and skills that will serve graduates well throughout their lives."

Dr. Rob Pearigen

Millsaps' 120th Commencement: May 9-10, 2014

The College's 120th Commencement will take place Friday and Saturday, May 9-10, 2014. See the full schedule and other details online.

2014 Commencement

Panel: Public Education Funding in Mississippi

The Elise and William Winter Speaker Series will sponsor a panel discussion on the topic of public education funding in Mississippi on April 25.

Public Education Funding in Mississippi

Millsaps Front and Center at MEC Annual Meeting

Millsaps College alumni played a prominent role at the 65th annual meeting of the Mississippi Economic Council, held at the Jackson Convention Center on April 10, 2014.

MEC Annual Meeting

Arts & Lecture: "How Comics Treat the South"

Don't miss the final Arts & Lecture Series event of the 2013-14 season on April 29, when Brannon Costello and Walter Biggens discuss the portrayal of the south in comedy.

Arts & Lecture Series

Two Millsaps Alums, One Community in Yucatán

Read a blog post from two Millsaps alumnae working to change lives - including their own - around the globe in Yucatán's Yaxhachen community.

Millsaps in Yucatan

Millsaps to Honor Retiring Professor Bob Nevins

Millsaps Associate Professor of Biology Bob Nevins, who has taught countless students since 1967, is retiring. A party honoring Nevins is scheduled May 7.

Bob Nevins

Millsaps Chamber Singers Tour Begins May 13

The Millsaps Chamber Singers will perform in Jacksonville, Ala., Abingdon, Va., and Washington D.C. during their spring 2014 tour May 13-19.

Millsaps Chamber Singers

Call for Alumni Awards Nominations

The deadline for nominations for the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus/a Award and Outstanding Young Alumnus/a Award is May 15. Submit yours online today!

Call for Nominations

Slideshow: 2014 Millsaps/Midtown Block Party

Millsaps College and the Midtown neighborhood came together for the annual 1 Campus 1 Community Block Party on April 11. Check out photos on Flickr.

Millsaps/Midtown Block Party 2014

Li Kam Wa Named SAA Player of the Week

Millsaps Majors' women's tennis player Deena Li Kam Wa has been named the Southern Athletic Association's player of the week for her efforts against Centre and Sewanee. 

Deena Li Kam Wa

Make Your Homecoming Reservation Online

A block of rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Jackson have been reserved for Millsaps Homecoming, Oct. 24 - 26, 2014. Reserve your room today.

Homecoming 2014

Submit Class Notes for Next Millsaps Magazine

Alumni, send us your personal, professional or educational updates for inclusion in the Class Notes section of the upcoming Millsaps Magazine (mbench.org log-in required).

Submit Your Class Notes

Millsaps Public Events and Alumni Events Calendar

See what's happening on campus, around the neighborhood and across the country. Public lectures, alumni events, Enrichment courses, music and theatre events and more.

Events Calendar





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