Jackson State’s interim chief looks to cut expenses

January 23, 2017 in Education

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Interim Jackson State University President Rod Paige says his main priority is to get the university’s finances in order, which includes hiring a chief financial officer. […]

Rod Paige: Jackson State’s financial future viable; problems fixable

January 12, 2017 in Education, News

By Othor Cain Contributing Writer Things are far different on the campus of Jackson State University (JSU) today, than they were in 1955, when 83 year old Rod Paige graduated. […]

JSU’s Interim President Rod Paige delivers solid message at forum

December 8, 2016 in Education, News

‘JSU must improve its image’ By Othor Cain Contributing Writer With a standing room only crowd at Koinonia Coffeehouse in Jackson last Friday, Jackson State University’s interim president and former […]

JSU falls to Alabama A&M in final home game of season

November 17, 2016 in Sports

PHOTOS BY KEVIN ROBINSON For their last home game of the season, Jackson State University Tigers took on Alabama A&M Bulldogs at 2 p.m. Nov. 12, at Mississippi Veterans Memorial […]

JSU’s time of transition

November 3, 2016 in Education, News

Paige to serve as interim president for several months By Shanderia K. Posey Editor Jackson State University alumnus and former U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige has been chosen to […]

Judge tosses $107K judgment against Jackson State

October 31, 2016 in Education, News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A judge has thrown out a $107,100 judgment against Jackson State University stemming from an unlawful termination lawsuit filed by the school’s former head trainer. The […]

JSU alumni group responds to President Meyers’ resignation

October 27, 2016 in Education, News

From Staff and Wire reports The president of Jackson State University National Alumni Association has responded to Carolyn W. Meyers turning in her letter of resignation. In a statement, Yolanda […]

Jackson State president quits amid financial questions

October 25, 2016 in Education, News

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Jackson State University’s president is resigning after trustees intervened in the university’s finances. In a letter dated Monday and released Tuesday, […]