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Historian’s Grant Preserves Rare Documents

BY EDWIN SMITH Bashir Salau, associate professor of history When carefully studied, historic discoveries sometimes can yield useful insights into modern societal problems. But without access to ...
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Adam Gussow

Adam Gussow Finds Many Ways to Teach Blues Culture

Professor, music scholar and professional musician blends life experience with academic expertise BY DENNIS IRWIN Adam Gussow In the mastering room at the Dial Back Sound Recording Studio, ...
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Trustee Shane Hooper, Dr. Betty J. Crouther, associate professor of art, Dr. Morris Stocks, Provost, and Trustee Aubrey Patterson.

Professor Betty Crouther Receives IHL Award

UM art historian named diversity educator Trustee Shane Hooper, Dr. Betty J. Crouther, associate professor of art, Dr. Morris Stocks, Provost, and Trustee Aubrey Patterson. The Mississippi ...
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Ethel Young-Minor, associate professor of English and African American studies

Ethel Young-Minor, Elsie M. Hood Outstanding Teacher

https://youtu.be/ccfwOMaEKZI April 11, 2012 | By Dane Moreton, The Daily Mississippian Ethel Young-Minor, associate professor of English and African American studies | Photo by Alex Edwards/The ...
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2014 Celebration of Achievement. Photo by Joe Worthem/UM Communications

Celebration of Achievement Honors Minorities, People of Color

Annual event begins at 5:30 p.m. May 8 in Tad Smith Coliseum APRIL 30, 2015  | BY EDWIN SMITH As part of University of Mississippi’s Commencement activities, the Center for Inclusion and Cross ...
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