Monthly Archives: September 2015

Federal grant enables MSU-led study of early childhood data

> > STARKVILLE, Miss.—A recent $6.5 million federal grant is supporting a Mississippi State-led examination of best practices in early-childhood educational services. > > Funding for the award comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences to…

MSU researcher receives national grant for HIV study

> > STARKVILLE, Miss.—A new national research grant is supporting a Mississippi State faculty member’s investigation of HIV intervention efforts focused on African American women. > > Kristina B. Hood will use the two-year award totaling more than $280,000 from…

ECCC SBDC to Offer ŒHow to Develop a Business Plan¹

> East Central Community College’s Small Business Development Center will offer a free seminar on “How to Develop a Business Plan” from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, at the Neshoba Business Enterprise Center in Philadelphia. > Course…

ECCC To Offer Welding Class in Philadelphia

> ECCC To Offer Welding Class in Philadelphia > The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer an eight-week welding course at the Philadelphia/Neshoba County Career-Technical Center during October and November. > Registration will be held at 6…

MSU Choir to Perform at ECCC Oct. 6

> The Mississippi State University Singers, under the direction of Dr. Gary Packwood, will present a concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6 in the Vickers Fine Arts Center at East Central Community College in Decatur. > > The free…

ECCC to Host Healthfest Oct. 22-23

> ECCC to Host Healthfest Oct. 22-23 > > The East Central Community College Healthcare Division will host its annual Healthfest from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 22 and 23 in the Sutphin Healthcare Building on the Decatur campus.…