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April 2013

2013 Honorary Degree Recipients Announced

Dr. Aaron Shirley, Ms. Seetha Srinivasan, and Rev. R. Edwin King will receive honorary degrees from Millsaps at the College's 119th Commencement Ceremony on May 11, 2013.

Commencement 2013

Celebrating 30th Anniversary of Ledger Pulitzer

On April 15, Millsaps will host a panel discussion featuring Charles Overyby and celebrating the anniversary of the Pulitzer Prize that The Clarion-Ledger earned in 1983.

Charles Overby

"Building Towards Excellence" Campaign Launches

Millsaps is calling on alumni to join the "Building Towards Excellence" initiative, a campaign to grow support of the College over the next four years.

Building Towards Excellence

Myrlie Evers Speaks at 2013 Nussbaum Lecture

Civil rights icon Myrlie Evers was the featured speaker for the 2013 Rabbi Perry Nussbaum Lecture, where she urged students to embrace and recognize the history of social justice at Millsaps College.

Myrlie Evers

So You Say You Want a (Food) Revolution?

Felder Rushing and Robin Mather will discuss home-grown garden food and a sustainable future at the final Arts & Lecture Series event of the season on April 30.

Felder Rushing

Senior Voice Major Accepted to Juilliard School

Tiffany Townsend has been accepted as a student at the highly selective Juilliard School, where she plans to complete a master's of music in classical voice.

Tiffany Townsend

Justice James Graves to Receive "Trailblazer" Award

Jackson Free Press: Fifth Circuit Judge and Millsaps alum James E. Graves Jr. will receive the Mississippi Trailblazer of the Decade Award, honoring a lifetime of work in the Mississippi legal system.

Justice James Graves and FBI Director Robert Mueller

Commencement 2013: Saturday, May 11, 2013

Mark your calendars and make travel plans to attend Millsaps College's 119th Commencement Ceremony, including Baccalaureate and the Last Hurrah Reception on May 10.

Commencement 2013

Creekmore Named SAA Player of the Week

The junior from New Albany, Mississippi ran her season record to 9-3 on the season with wins on court two over Rhodes and Hendrix.

Callie Creekmore

Singers, Alums to Perform with MSO April 20

Alums of the Millsaps Singers are invited to participate in the Singers' and Mississippi Symphony Orchestra's presentation of Samuel Jones' "The Trumpet of the Swan." Click for discount coupon code for Millsaps alumni and friends!

Mississippi Symphony Orchestra

Millsaps to Host 7th Annual 1C1C Block Party

The Midtown and Millsaps communities will gather for the seventh annual 1 Campus, 1 Community Block Party on April 12th, 2013 on the College's West Street Lawn.

2013 1C1C Block Party

Make Plans Now to Attend Homecoming 2013

Homecoming Chair and Millsaps Alumni Association Board member Eugene Countiss invites you to make plans now for an exciting Homecoming Weekend, November 1 - 3, 2013.

Homecoming 2013

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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