Loading
Events under 'Those Who Dared'
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Event Name

Date

Those Who Dared Convocation

Convocation will include a keynote address and a special ceremony recognizing the six women who were pioneers. 

Thursday, September 15, 2016 10:00 am - 11:00 am
This event does not repeat

"In Their Own Words" Staged Reading of Oral Histories

Professor David Carter’s theater students perform a reader’s theater created from oral histories of the women who desegregated MUW.

Friday, April 01, 2016 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This event does not repeat

"Black on a White Campus" Documentary Trailer

Tevin Arrington, class of 2016, screens a trailer for an upcoming documentary on desegregation at MSCW.

 

Saturday, April 02, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Presentation of Student Research

Saturday, April 02, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Black Alumni Gala

Saturday, April 02, 2016 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Town & Tower Presentation

Dr. Beverly Joyce, director of the MUW Galleries, will discuss the upcoming exhibits planned as part of the "Those Who Dared" Commemoration.

Thursday, April 14, 2016 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Common Read: "Brown Girl Dreaming"

This year The W’s faculty, staff, and students reads “Brown Girl Dreaming,” an award-winning poetry collection about growing up in the South in the 1960s and 1970s by Jacqueline Woodson.

Common Reading Initiative website

Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:00 am - Friday, September 09, 2016 5:00 pm
This event does not repeat

In Their Footsteps: Desegregation at The W

Tuesday, September 06, 2016 8:00 am - Wednesday, November 02, 2016 5:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Anthology of Student Work Related to Those Who Dared Commemoration

Launch of The Price We Paid: An Anthology of the Desegregation of Mississippi State College for Women, highlighting the creative and historiographical work of W students relating to racial integration.

Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Unveiling of Those Who Dared Mural

Professor Alex Stelioes-Wills unveils a campus mural in honor of the anniversary of desegregation created during a class in the summer.

Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Reception and Opening of Those Who Dared Exhibit

Art and Design will host a reception for the public before unveiling projects related to the Those Who Dared commemoration.  As part of the program, Dr. Beverly Joyce will open an exhibit on desegregation at The W created by students during the spring in Gallery B of the Art and Design building.

Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
This event does not repeat

In Their Footsteps--Constitution Day

MUW will celebrate Constitution Day by gathering at the Stringer Auditorium in the Art and Design Building at 3:00 in the afternoon.  Dr. Jon Hooks will explain the significance of Constitution Day and Dr. Beverly Joyce will provide a brief introduction to "In Their Footsteps," the walking exhibit that tells the story of the integration of The W.  Participants will then view the exhibit.  

Friday, September 16, 2016 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This event does not repeat

Those Who Dared to Teach: Mississippi Hall of Master Teachers

Thursday, December 01, 2016
This event does not repeat

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Monday, January 16, 2017
This event does not repeat

Those Who Dared: Celebrating Black History Month

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 12:00 am - Tuesday, February 28, 2017 11:59 pm
This event does not repeat

Search Calendar