Coach Vann Stuedeman and the Mississippi State softball team opened the 2016 season last week in the new $6.4-million Nusz Park, which carries the name of alumni couple Tommy and Terri Nusz of Houston, Texas. PHOTO: Kelly Price | MSU Athletics
SPA here to help with proposal development
Sponsored Programs Administration and the Office of Research and Economic Development at Mississippi State University are committed to helping faculty find the resources needed to support research endeavors. Recognizing that not all faculty members have departmental support for proposal development, SPA is working to provide this support as needed.
Maroon Institute for Writing Excellence sign-up open
The Maroon & Write QEP Office at Mississippi State will offer the Maroon Institute for Writing Excellence in May. The program is designed to introduce writing-to-learn strategies for use in the classroom. During this three-week interactive workshop, participants will receive guidance in revising syllabi and creating relevant writing assignments.
Spirit of State nominations, applications wanted
Applications and nominations are now being accepted for the 11th-annual Spirit of State awards. These awards are open to all Mississippi State students from all campuses and recognize excellence in campus involvement; service to the university community; actions that promote the Spirit of State; and overall impact on peers and the broader campus community.
Nominations wanted for Powe, research awards
The nomination period is now open for Mississippi State University's 2016 Research Awards and the Ralph E. Powe Research Excellence Award. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to submit nominations for this year's program. Recipients will be honored during a special luncheon at the Hunter Henry Center on April 28.
Policy reminders from University Health Services
University Health Services at Mississippi State reminds the campus community of several important policies for its patients to keep in mind when seeking treatment, parking, refilling a prescription, privacy and more.
This Week in Mississippi State Sports, 02/15/16
Basketball hosts Vanderbilt at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, and then is on the road to Tuscaloosa on Saturday for a 1:30 p.m. tipoff with Alabama... Women's Basketball hosts Kentucky on Thursday at 6 p.m., and then visits Oxford for a 4 p.m. tipoff against Ole Miss on Sunday... Track & Field competes Friday and Saturday at the Meyo Invite in South Bend, Indiana... Women's Tennis plays UAB at 2 p.m. on Friday and Samford on Saturday at noon in Birmingham... Baseball hosts Florida Atlantic at 4:30 p.m. on Friday and South Dakota in a Saturday doubleheader beginning at noon and on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. ... Softball visits Mobile to play South Alabama at 5 p.m. on Friday, Southern Miss at 1:30 p.m. and SIU-Edwardsville at 6 p.m. on Saturday, and Samford at 12:15 p.m. on Sunday... Men's Tennis plays Tulane in New Orleans at 1 p.m. on Saturday... Women's Golf starts play Sunday at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate in New Orleans.
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