The 11th annual Long Blue Line Auction, a fundraiser hosted by the Mississippi University for Women Alumni Association, will be held online Sept. 29-30, starting at 6 p.m. CST. “Think of our auction as more than just transactions with a digital gavel. It’s like a beautiful symphony of generosity,…

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Mississippi University for Women has named Elise Wilson as director of the Career Services and Professional Development Center. “I am honored to serve the university and its students in this capacity. We have exceptional students and further preparing them to reach their career goals is a passion of mine. I…

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The Leslie Farrell Threadgill Lecture and Artist Series proudly presents an unforgettable evening of vocal performances with the Modern Gentlemen, America’s premier vocal group. The concert will take place Tuesday, July 25 at 7 p.m. at the Kossen Auditorium, located in Poindexter Hall on the campus of Mississippi University for…

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Magnolia Mingle, a Friday night Homecoming event that’s quickly becoming a tradition at Mississippi University for Women, raised $16,485.61 in its second year. Andrea Stevens, director of Development & Alumni Relations, announces the “Be the Light” campaign reaching $25 million. “Not only is Magnolia Mingle a fun way for all…

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The Mississippi University for Women Alumni Association has chosen a president-elect and elected five board members for 2023. The newest class of board members are J’Markus DuBose (2014), Andrea Germany (2000), Clare Haefner (2003), Trey Harper (1998), Annie Oeth (1987) and Debra Sturgis-Stamps (1982). Jermarra “JJ” Jones-Price (2008) was selected…

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About The W

Located in historic Columbus, Mississippi, The W was founded in 1884 as the first state-supported college for women in the United States. Today, the university is home to 2,339 students in more than 70 majors and concentrations and has educated men for 40 years. The university is nationally recognized for low student debt, diversity and social mobility which empowers students to BE BOLD.

Be Bold. Tower with Blue.