Major News

Senior Grace McWatters Interns for Financial Literacy Nonprofit

September 13, 2016

Millsaps College senior Grace McWatters recently focused her efforts on lifelong financial success for youth. She worked as an intern for the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy in Washington, D.C., a tax-exempt nonprofit that brings together organizations that share a commitment to advancing financial literacy among...
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Senior Sarah Owen Earns Opportunity as Historian-in-Training

September 12, 2016

Senior Sarah Owen spent her summer as a historian-in-training at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. An anonymous $1-million endowed gift from the parents of a 2012 Millsaps College graduate to the College provided funding for her real-life opportunity. For nine weeks, Owen worked at the NIH as a researcher in the au...
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Alumnus Earns Fulbright Fellowship to Study in Mexico

August 29, 2016

Daniel Kees, a 2016 graduate of Millsaps College, will spend a year studying in Mexico thanks to a Fulbright Fellowship, awarded by the U.S. Department of State. He will teach at Plantel Aeronáutico, which is part of the country's public vocational training high school system known as CONALEP. Plantel Aeronáutico focuses on STEM s...
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Student Profile: Max Harrigill

August 25, 2016

Millsaps College junior Max Harrigill recently gained impressive surgical experience as part of a program that honors of one of the world’s most famous surgeons, Dr. Michael E. DeBakey. Harrigill was introduced to the fundamentals of surgical practice during The Michael E. DeBakey Summer Surgery Program at Baylor College of Medicin...
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Comic Book Is Collaborative Effort of Charter School and ELSEWorks

August 18, 2016

Members of the E-Club at Midtown Public Charter School in Jackson developed their own product to sell – a comic book – and, in the process, learned valuable lessons about starting a business.
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Mandarin Chinese Offered at Millsaps College in Fall 2016

August 18, 2016

Mandarin Chinese is among new academic course offerings for the fall 2016 semester at Millsaps College.
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Alum Holly Lange Heads Up Second Annual Mississippi Book Festival in Jackson

August 18, 2016

Holly Lange grew to appreciate Mississippi’s sense of place and its rich literary heritage as a student at Millsaps College.
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Paige Swaim-Presley Named Executive Director of Center for Ministry

August 17, 2016

Paige Swaim-Presley, an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church and a 2010 graduate of Candler School of Theology at Emory University, is the new executive director of the Center for Ministry.
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Millsaps College Represented at Republican and Democratic National Conventions

August 03, 2016

Two Millsaps College students and an alumna recently had a close-up opportunity to watch political history unfold.
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