Monthly Archives: March 2015

HSUS announces grant to MSU veterinary college

> A $300,000 Humane Society of the United States grant announced Monday [March 30] will provide continuing support for the popular traveling service program of Mississippi State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. > > The major donation by the Washington, D.C.-based…

CHAMPS program at The W recruiting math teachers

> COLUMBUS, Miss. – Are you a fourth through eighth grade teacher of mathematics? Are you interested in professional growth and development? If so, the Creating High Achievement in Mathematics and Problem Solving (CHAMPS) program is looking for you. >…

MSU Extension professor selected for national project

> > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — A Mississippi State University Extension Service health specialist’s expertise in the battle against chronic disease has put him in the national spotlight. > > David Buys, an assistant professor in the MSU Extension Service…

2015 Youth Art Contest Deadline Extended

> Students across Mississippi are invited to get outdoors and participate in the 2015 North Mississippi Fish Hatchery Youth Art Contest. The deadline for submission of entry form and artwork to the Visitor Education Center (VEC) has been extended to…

Beef Unit Field Day highlights research

> > MISSISSIPPI STATE — Beef cattle producers should make plans to spend the day on campus for the Mississippi State University Beef Unit Field Day. > > The field day will be from 9 a.m. until noon on May…

Get beautiful spring plants April 10-11

> > STARKVILLE, MISS. — The Mississippi State University Horticulture Club invites garden enthusiasts to join them at their spring plant sale. > > The event will be from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. April 10 and from 8 a.m.…

Avoid ‘crape murder’ with limited pruning

> > By Bonnie Coblentz > MSU Ag Communications > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Efforts to prevent people from committing “crape murder” are reducing the number of unsightly, knobby-knuckled branch ends but may leave people wondering how to correctly shape…

IHL Board of Trustees to meet today

> > Board of Trustees to meet today > The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning will hold a special emergency called meeting on Friday, March 27, 2015, beginning at 2:00 p.m. to discuss a University of…