Gordy Honors Forum Series: Dr. Jodi Skipper

Nissan Auditorium

Dr. Jodi Skipper, Associate Professor of Anthropology & Southern Studies, University of Mississippi Author of Behind the Big House: Reconciling Slavery, Race, and Heritage in the U.S. South in conjunction with our 2023-2024 MUW Community Read of Clint Smith’s How the Word Is Passed made possible with funding from the Mississippi Humanities Council Behind the Big […]

Gordy Honors Forum Series: Empowering Women through Advance Degrees

Nissan Auditorium

Panel Discussion: Empowering Women through Advance Degrees Co-sponsored with The W’s Council on Family Relations and Family Science Program In celebration of Women’s History Month, this panel aims to empower and encourage liberal arts college students to be a part of the movement to increase female and BIPOC representation in STEM. Speakers will share their […]

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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 2,227 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.

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