W panel focuses on treasure trove of vintage Mississippi photographs


COLUMBUS, Miss.-- O.N. Pruitt for four decades was the “picture man” for northeast Mississippi and neighboring Alabama, making photographs both sublime and tragic during an era of racial segregation from 1920-1960. Those photographs, exhibited now at the Columbus Arts Council, resonate still today and will be the subject of an April 12 panel of five visual scholars and image-makers at Mississippi University for Women.

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Multiple contributions sponsor inaugural CHEER Conference

COLUMBUS, Miss.-- The Mississippi University for Women School of Education is pleased to announce multiple contributions to sponsor its inaugural Celebrating and Highlighting Early Childhood Respect (CHEER) Conference Saturday, April 2, in the Pope Banquet Room in the Hogarth Student Union.

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Blood Drive to be held at The W

Female student

COLUMBUS, Miss. — Mississippi University for Women will host a blood drive Tuesday, April 5 and 6 at Hogarth Student Center. The drive will take place on Tuesday, April 5 from 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 6 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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