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‘The Education of a Lifetime’ Chosen for Common Reading Experience

OXFORD, Miss. – A memoir by Robert Khayat, chancellor emeritus of the University of Mississippi, has been selected for the university's 2015 Common Read the story …

Black hole precessing model (created by Prof. Midori Kitagawa).

Physicist’s Studies of Black Holes Spins Make Prestigious Journal

OXFORD, Miss. – A global team of scientists, including a University of Mississippi physicist, provides new insight about the most energetic event in Read the story …

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USA Today Editor Honored with Silver Em

OXFORD, Miss. – Fred Anklam Jr., a senior editor at USA Today, has been chosen to receive the 2015 Samuel Talbert Silver Em Award from the Read the story …

Trustee Shane Hooper, Dr. James Ke
eton, Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs and Dean,
School of Medicine, honoree
Claude D. Brunson, M.D., Senior Advisor for External Affairs to the
Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs and Dean of
the School of Medicine, “2105 Diversity Educator
of the Year,” the University of Mississippi Medical Center,
and Dr. Morris Stocks, Provost, The
University of Mississippi, and Trustee Aubrey Patterson, President of the Board of Trustees.

Aaron Shirley, M.D. posthumously receives Community Service Award

JACKSON, Miss. -- The Mississippi Board of Trustees of the State Institutions of Higher Learning recently held its Diversity celebration by Read the story …

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