Jackson State to award degrees to more than 1,100 students

April 27, 2018 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The mayor of Mississippi’s largest city and a history professor will speak to Jackson State University graduates. More than 1,100 students are expected to receive degrees […]

Dream comes true for Jackson State’s new head women’s basketball coach

April 18, 2018 in Sports

chopsports From 1400 Murrah Drive to 1400 J.R. Lynch Street. Former Murrah Lady Mustang and former Jackson State Lady Tigers graduate assistant coach, Tomekia Reed returns home to lead the […]

Students return from Harvard leadership conference with boosted determination

March 7, 2018 in Education

By Abdoulaye Ba jsumsnews.com Sophomores Ananda Collins, Jasmine King and Jordan Jefferson were amped after recently returning from the 18th annual Public Policy and Leadership Conference at Harvard University’s Kennedy […]

Dozens join Bynum in recruiting effort during Presidential Tour of Yazoo, Ocean Springs HS

March 7, 2018 in Education

By L.A. Warren jsumsnews.com Jackson State University President William B. Bynum Jr., accompanied by dozens from the campus, has begun crisscrossing the state to share with high school students the […]

Tigers set to take on Southern in first round of SWAC Tournament

March 6, 2018 in Sports

Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON, Miss. – The Jackson State men’s basketball team will travel to Baton Rouge, La. to take on the Southern Jaguars in the first round of the […]

Trustees set April interviews for Jackson State presidency

March 20, 2017 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – College Board trustees say they expect to begin conducting interviews to find a new president of Jackson State University in April. Higher Education Commissioner Glenn Boyce […]

3 Jackson State students face drug, counterfeit charges

February 10, 2017 in Education, News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Three Jackson State University students are in custody after a search at a campus residence hall turned up counterfeit cash and drugs. A university release Thursday […]

Jackson State asks alumni to give to offset cash crunch

February 7, 2017 in Education

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Jackson State University’s temporary leader is asking alumni to dig into their pockets to overcome the school’s cash crunch. In a […]