‘Right Stuff, Tiger Tuff’: 50th anniversary pays tribute to past, present ROTC cadets

April 26, 2018 in Education, News

By L.A. Warren Jackson State University During the 50th-year celebration of JSU’s ROTC program, Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Reuben D. Jones reminded JSU Army ROTC cadets they would live uncommon lives […]

House energy chair Cockerham sees lucrative jobs, profits by expanding offshore drilling

March 7, 2018 in Business

By L.A. Warren jsumsnews.com Mississippi state Rep. Angela Cockerham, a JSU alum, told an audience of business leaders and lawmakers during the recent Mississippi Economic Council’s Legislative Scrambler that expanding […]

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 […]

Current head of Mississippi Valley is pick for Jackson State

May 23, 2017 in Education

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The College Board is choosing the head of Mississippi Valley State University as its preferred candidate to lead Jackson State University. […]

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 […]

D.C. sniper’s ex-wife thanks JSU social workers, recounts deadly terror of 2002

February 23, 2017 in Education

The Mississippi Link Newswire The ex-wife of 2002 D.C. sniper John Muhammad, who was executed for killing at least 10 people, thanked a spellbound packed audience of social workers during […]

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 […]

Three Tigers named to Black College Nines’ first team

February 2, 2017 in Sports

By E. Jenae Jones JSU Sports Media The Black College Nines released their 2017 HBCU Pre-Season Elite Team Jan. 27. Out of the nine schools represented in the large school […]