The Center offers support, training, counseling, resources and consultation for existing businesses seeking an edge in a competitive market and start-up enterprises searching for a line of attack. The Center offers a special focus on women and other underserved entrepreneurs; although, staff are available to assist with any entrepreneurial endeavor. For more information about the WCE visit http://www.muw.edu/wce/
The Center for Creative Learning was established in 2004 and is funded by a congressionally - directed grant through the US Department of Education. The purpose of the Center is to provide research, service, and learning opportunities for children, K - 12 teachers, and adults in communities across the state of Mississippi and beyond.
Through programs, services, printed materials, and innovative uses of technology, the Center serves as a vehicle for connecting Kindergarten - 12th grade learners, parents, educators, and community members with best practices for innovative learning. For more information on The Wicker Center for Creative Learning visit http://www.muw.edu/ccl/
Whether you are interested in improving skills for your work or simply improving your life, Continuing Education offers a wide range of programs for personal and professional development. Programs are available for degree seeking students, for those seeking certification and for those looking for a way to unwind. For more information on available programs visit http://www.muw.edu/cont_ed/
MUW offers a wealth of cultural opportunities to the Columbus community. The Leslie Farrell Threadgill Lecture and Artist Series and the annual Welty Writer’s Symposium, as well as departmental programs and presentations, offer plays, films, concerts, art exhibits and speakers that are open to MUW friends and neighbors throughout the year. Watch the following websites for news of events and a calendar of university activities. MUW News - http://www.muw.edu/publicaffairs/latest_news.html