Major News

Classics Professor Receives Humanities Award

October 20, 2016

Dr. David Yates, associate professor of classical studies at Millsaps College, is the 2016 Millsaps College recipient of the Humanities Teacher Award given by the Mississippi Humanities Council. The council annually honors outstanding scholars who have made contributions to the humanities in Mississippi. As recipient of the award, Y...
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College Receives Grant for Vocational Exploration Efforts

October 17, 2016

Millsaps College received a grant in summer 2016 from the Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE), funded by the Council of Independent Colleges and the Lilly Endowment, Inc, to support the College’s vocational exploration efforts, which are coordinated by the Millsaps Initiative for Vocational Inquiry (IVI). IV...
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Demi Brown Named Associate Dean of Intercultural Affairs and Community Life

October 13, 2016

Demitrius “Demi” Brown is the new associate dean of intercultural affairs and community life at Millsaps College. Brown leads the Millsaps College Intercultural Affairs and Services Office, including the international Student Advisement Office. He is in charge of the College’s Bias Response Team and chairs the Diversity Counc...
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Millsaps Senior Erika Coleman Explores Sierra Leone and Its Healthcare System

October 11, 2016

Millsaps College senior Erika Coleman is on a quest to learn more about how women in Sierra Leone in West Africa are treated for mental illness. Coleman, a senior from Ocean Springs, recently spent time conducting ethnographic field research in Sierra Leone as part of her Millsaps honors project. Sierra Leone, which has a high perce...
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Top Five Reasons to Attend Homecoming 2016

October 10, 2016

1. YOUR CLASS REUNION! Reunions will be held for the classes 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011. Your class committees have been working hard on your reunion gatherings. Come see old friends and make new ones. Check the attendee list when you register and see who is coming.
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Senior Benton Brown Aspires to Career in Higher Education

September 29, 2016

Millsaps College senior Benton Brown recently learned firsthand lessons about how colleges and universities use marketing to increase undergraduate enrollment. Brown spent eight weeks as an intern at Royall & Company in Richmond, Va., a higher education marketing and consulting company for colleges and universities. It offers many s...
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Relive the Rivalry with "Choctaws vs. Majors"

September 27, 2016

At its height, the football rivalry between Millsaps and Mississippi College was one of the greatest in the country. Now, “Choctaws vs Majors” tells the story of that rivalry through player interviews. This new documentary takes you back to the field with great stories, trivia, and historic images from games past.
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2016 Freshmen Class at Millsaps College

September 19, 2016

We’re happy to say that the freshman class at Millsaps College is the largest since 2009! The number of freshmen attending class this fall is 259, which is up 16 percent from last year’s number of 223 freshmen. The new class is academically impressive, with a record high average ACT score of 27. Representing 6 percent of incom...
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Alum Dr. Robert C. Robbins Receives Citizen Award

September 15, 2016

Dr. Robert C. Robbins, B.S. 1979, president and CEO of Texas Medical Center, has been named the 2016 Jesse H. and Mary Gibbs Jones International Citizen of the Year by the World Affairs Council of Greater Houston. Robbins, who directs what is the largest medical complex in the world, was honored during the 2016 Jesse H. Jones Award ...
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