April 26, 2017 in Education, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire Tougaloo, Miss. — Tougaloo College presents the 5TH Annual Two Rivers Gala | Tougaloo Honors:  The Gala will pay honor to native Mississippians whose public service, […]

Alcorn State begins design of $10M employee housing complex

April 24, 2017 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Alcorn State University projects it will spend $10 million to build 50 faculty and staff housing units on its main Lorman campus. College Board trustees Thursday […]

Mississippi schools raise tuition again after budget cuts

April 21, 2017 in Education

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi’s eight public universities say budget cuts mean tuition increases. The College Board Thursday approved additional tuition increases at all of […]

JSU Creative Arts Festival escalates to 11th year

April 20, 2017 in Education, News

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer For the last seven years Robert Luckett, Jackson State University’s director of the Margaret Walker Center, has been instilling academic achievement in students by […]

Meek School of Journalism to Host Diversity Conference

April 14, 2017 in Education

Fox News anchor Shepard Smith among speakers for five-day series  The Mississippi Link Newswire OXFORD, Miss. – Just pause. Just pause before you assume you know me. Just pause before […]

State names Mississippi teacher, administrator of the year

April 10, 2017 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A Petal teacher and a Pearl principal have been named Mississippi’s teacher and administrator of the year. The Mississippi Department of Education and the Mississippi Teacher […]

Media giants motivate Alcorn students

April 6, 2017 in Education

Distinguished media professionals’ perspectives By Dr. Jerry Komia Domatob Contributing Writer A galaxy of communication giants converged at Alcorn State University March 29 to celebrate the institution’s annual media day. […]

Audit finds explicit material on school-issued computers

April 4, 2017 in Education, News

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi Auditor Stacey Pickering says his office has found pornography and other explicit material on computers that some public schools […]