Kempker Post-Secondary College Award recipient

Kempker

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Dr. Erin Kempker, associate professor of history and chair of History, Political Science, and Geography at The W, was recently honored with the 2018 Educator of the Year: Post-Secondary College Award by the Lowndes County Chamber of Commerce’s Education Committee.

Read more ...

Student wins prize at medieval research conference

Collins

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Chelsey Collins, a senior history major and medieval and Renaissance studies minor, was awarded the Abels-Johnson Award for Excellence for the best student paper at the 12th annual Longwood University Undergraduate Medieval Conference recently held in Farmville, Va.

Read more ...

Kempker, Shrestha W’s HEADWAE honorees

Shrestha

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Dr. Erin Kempker, chair of the Department of History, Political Science, and Geography, and Lisa Shrestha, senior biology student, will represent Mississippi University for Women at the Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE) Appreciation Day in Jackson.

Read more ...

`Meet the Authors’ features regional writers

The Axeman

COLUMBUS, Miss. – Fant Memorial Library together with the Department of History, Political Science, & Geography and the Department of Languages, Literature, & Philosophy at Mississippi University for Women will host a series of “Meet the Authors” events this fall in the Gail P. Gunter Multipurpose Room.

Read more ...