Millsaps Bulletin

A monthly newsletter for alumni, family, and friends of Millsaps College

December 2012

Governor William Winter Honored at Millsaps Forum

Former Gov. William Winter and members of his staff known as the "Boys of Spring" were joined by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Charles Overby at Millsaps for a panel discussion about the Mississippi Education Reform Act of 1982.

William Winter

MLK Celebration to Feature Judge James Graves

United States Court of Appeals Judge and Millsaps alumnus James Graves (B.A., 1975) will be the featured speaker at the 2013 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration held in conjunction with Tougaloo College.

Judge James Graves

Alumnus Kenneth Townsend Returns to Millsaps

Along with teaching constitutional law and political theory, Townsend serves on the College's cabinet and executive staff in his role as special assistant to the president.

Kenneth Townsend

Majors Sweep SAA Conference Awards

The Majors went 7-3 on the season including 3-1 in conference to win a share of the conference crown in the SAA's inaugural season.

Major Football

George Bey Receives Prestigious AIA Award

The Archaeological Institute of America has named Dr. George Bey, professor of anthropology and associate dean of international education, as a recipient of the 2013 Best Practices in Site Preservation Award.

George Bey

Q&A with QEP Committee Chair Patrick Hopkins

Dr. Patrick D. Hopkins is chair of the steering committee for the College's Quality Enhancement Plan, a component of the College's Southern Association of Colleges and Schools accreditation renewal process.

Patrick Hopkins

Alumni: Take the Homecoming 2012 Survey

Please take a few minutes to tell us about your Millsaps Homecoming experience. If you did not attend, please let us know why. If you did attend, we'd like to know more about what you enjoyed!

Homecoming 2012 Survey

1C1C Organizes Holiday Drive for Local Teachers

For the past several years members of the 1 Campus 1 Community (1C1C) Student Leadership Team have worked with teachers at Brown Elementary.


Recipients of 2012 College Alumni Awards Named

Luther Ott, an Episcopal priest and lawyer known for his dedication to improving the community where he lives, is the 2012 Millsaps College Alumnus of the Year.

2012 Alumni Awards

Chamber Singers Announce 2013 NYC Tour

The Millsaps Chamber Singers, led by Dr. Timothy Coker, will perform Jan. 2-8 in New York City at some of the city’s most beautiful and historic churches.

Millsaps Chamber Singers

In Memoriam: Navy V-12 Program Alum Zig Ziglar

Zig Ziglar, a Millsaps College Navy V-12 alumnus who went on to become a motivational speaker and author of over 25 books, died Nov. 28, 2012 in Plano, Texas.

Zig Ziglar

Upcoming Events

Save the date! Spring Family Weekend is March 1-3, 2013! 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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