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February 2014

New Core Curriculum Connects to Strategic Plan

On February 11, 2014, the faculty of Millsaps College voted overwhelmingly in favor of a new Core Curriculum for undergraduate students.

Millsaps Core Curriculum

Grant Received to Restore James Observatory

Plans are in the works to restore the Millsaps College James Observatory, the first operational observatory constructed in the state of Mississippi.

James Observatory

Check Out Photos from Spring Family Weekend

Students and families gathered on campus for another spectacular Family Weekend February 14-16. See photos from athletic events, the famous SAE Chili Bowl and more.

Spring Family Weekend

Former Major Russolino Signs with AFL's Voodoo

Former Millsaps kicker and 2010 Millsaps graduate Taylor Russolino has signed with the Arena Football League's (AFL) New Orleans Voodoo.

Taylor Russolino

Millasps Theatre Presents The Last Five Years

At times hilarious and at others heartbreaking, this stirring musical chronicles the five year trajectory of a relationship. Performances begin February 26, order tickets online today!

The Last Five Years

Meet a Major: Muzamil Khawaja, Class of 2015

An internship at a government-owned clinic in Merida, Mexico gave Muzamil Khawaja real-life experience that will be useful in his quest to become a Spanish-speaking physician.

Muzamil Khawaja

Harvey Fiser Featured on MPB's "In Legal Terms"

Millsaps law professor Harvey Fiser took part in a panel discussion on in vitro fertilization for Mississippi Public Broadcasting's "In Legal Terms" radio show February 18.

In Legal Terms

Entremont Named Pitcher of the Week

Millsaps freshman pitcher Blakeli Entremont has been named the Southern Athletic Association pitcher of the week for her efforts against Wesleyan on February 15.

Blakeli Entremont

Mock Trial Team Wins at Argo Invitational

The three-year-old Millsaps Mock Trial Team finished among the top three teams at the Argo Invitational Mock Trial Tournament in Pensacola January 17-19.

Millsaps Mock Trial Team

Perez Receives D3 Hoops Accolades

Millsaps junior point guard Samantha Perez is the subject of the "Around the South Region" section of, the premiere web site for division three basketball. 

Samantha Perez

Meet a Major: Sara Navarro, Class of 2014

Sara Navarro reserves Monday nights for the Millsaps College Dance for Parkinson's program, where she encourages, assists and follows along with participants.

Sara Navarro

Millsaps Hosts Films Presented by Sundance Institute

Millsaps hosts four films and discussions related to them during the month of February in collaboration with the Mississippi Film Office and Crossroads Film Society.

Film Forward

ELSEWorks Program Featured in Pointe Innovation

The Else School of Management's ELSEWorks program is discussed in the latest issue of Innovate Mississippi's Pointe Innovation magazine.


WAPT Features Millsaps Students in Midtown

Community engagement doesn't just happen during the weekdays at Millsaps. Check out what some of our students did to help a Midtown couple get into a home.

Millsaps Students in Midtown

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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