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Dr. Richard Sylla Speaks at Millsaps College on "Lessons from Financial Crises"

February 05, 2016

Dr. Richard Sylla, the Henry Kaufman Professor of the History of Financial Institutions and Markets and a professor of economics at New York University Stern School of Business, is scheduled to speak about “Lessons from Financial Crises” on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. at Millsaps College in Room 200 of Murrah Hall.
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Lee Anne Bryan Named Executive Director of Alumni and Parent Relations

January 15, 2016

Lee Anne Bryan, a 1993 graduate of Millsaps College, is the new executive director of alumni and parent relations at Millsaps. She joins Maribeth Kitchings, director of alumni and parent relations, and Sloan Noble, administrative assistant for alumni and parent relations.
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Authors John Donvan and Caren Zucker to Appear at Millsaps College for Lecture and Book Signing

January 15, 2016

John Donvan and Caren Zucker, authors of the book In a Different Key: The Story of Autism, will speak in the Recital Hall of the Gertrude C. Ford Academic Complex at Millsaps College on Wednesday, January 27, at 5:30pm. Following their lecture, they will participate in a book signing hosted by Lemuria Bookstore. The event is free and...
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Lewton-Yates Ensures Latin Inscription on U.S.S. Jackson Is Correct

January 15, 2016

When the U.S.S. Jackson was commissioned in December 2015 in Gulfport, Jennifer Lewton-Yates marveled every time she saw the ship’s crest – and with good reason. Lewton-Yates, instructor of Classics at Millsaps College, was responsible for ensuring the correct translation for the Latin inscription on the ship’s crest.
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Student Profile: Brittany Hardy

January 06, 2016

Brittany Hardy spent the last semester studying abroad in Greece, where her classes regularly met at some of the ancient sites in Athens. “As a classical studies major, Athens was the perfect city for me to live in,” said Hardy, who is a junior at Millsaps. “I took classes in Latin, ancient Greek, art and archaeology of the Aeg...
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Millsaps Issues Formal Statement on Diversity

November 23, 2015

“Millsaps College has a strong legacy in matters of social justice and individual rights. The ongoing support of this legacy is one of the major goals of our current strategic plan, 'Across the Street and Around the Globe: Partnerships and Influence at Millsaps College,’ in which we commit to ‘promote our heritage of social jus...
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Millsaps College Student Ericka M. Wheeler Selected as Rhodes Scholar

November 23, 2015

Ericka M. Wheeler, a Millsaps College student from Carrollton, Mississippi, has been selected as a Rhodes Scholar, one of 32 selected from across the United States. Wheeler is scheduled to graduate from Millsaps in May 2016, with dual degrees in English and history and a near-perfect GPA. She is the first African-American woman in Mi...
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Student Profile: Lena Young-Mathis

November 16, 2015

A sense of community drew Lena Young-Mathis to Millsaps College. That’s what the Millsaps junior from Cordova, Tenn., likes about her involvement as an athletic trainer, a resident assistant and vice president of the Programming and Activities Council.
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125th Reflections: T.W. Lewis

November 16, 2015

In the fall of 1949, I walked onto the Millsaps campus, aware of the academic rigor synonymous with the college, but primarily interested in playing football. Four years later when I graduated with a BA in sociology, my view of my world, my culture and my society had been transformed. The insistence on meticulous and critical thinkin...
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