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Did the U of Mississippi Misrepresent the Move of a Confederate Statue?

| June 24, 2020 Did the University of Mississippi misrepresent the decision last week to move a Confederate sta Read more

50 Years Later, U of Mississippi Awards Diplomas, Apologizes to Arrested Students

by | February 26, 2020
This week, fifty years ago, 89 African American students were arrested on the University of Mis [...] Read more

Halloween, a Season for Racist Costumes

by | October 18, 2019
The season for trick-or-treating, carving jack-o-lanterns and watching horror movies has arri [...] Read more

Frat Members Suspended After Photo at Emmett Till Memorial

| July 26, 2019
After posing with guns in front of a bullet-riddled sign honoring slain civil rights icon Emmet [...] Read more

Ole Miss Alumni to Induct Civil Rights Legend James Meredith

by Pearl Stewart | July 27, 2018
James Meredith, the man who integrated the University of Mississippi in 1962 with the help of f [...] Read more

No Deal for Insurer and University of Mississippi Hospital

by Associated Press | June 26, 2018
Mississippi’s largest hospital and largest private insurer remain on track to split Satur [...] Read more

Mississippi Names First Black Higher Education Commissioner

by Associated Press | March 25, 2018
JACKSON, Miss. — The first-ever African American has been named to oversee Mississippi’ [...] Read more

State Acts to Remove Gun Ban from Campus Public Spaces

by Associated Press | February 8, 2018
JACKSON, Ms.  — It’s guns versus college football in a dispute over where certain Miss [...] Read more

Teens From 15 States Learn Mandarin Chinese in Mississippi

by Associated Press | July 25, 2017
OXFORD, Miss. — Thirty American teenagers are learning to speak Mandarin Chinese during an in [...] Read more

Experts: Campuses Need to be All In on Diversity

by Autumn A. Arnett | April 13, 2015
When a noose turned up on the campus of Duke University recently, some were shocked. Many, howe [...] Read more