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Turning the Tide: Former DSU Football Player and Coach wins National Championship at Alabama

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CLEVELAND, Miss.—It is said that defense wins championships. The University of Alabama’s defense held No. 3 Ohio State to just 24 points in the Crimson Tide’s 52-24 victory in the College Football Playoff National Championship on Jan. 11. The man behind the defensive success: Pete Golding, a 2005 Delta State University graduate, former safety for the Statesmen football team and previous defensive coordinator for DSU from 2010-11. Read More

Delta Music Institute Awarded Grant from Mississippi Arts Commission

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The Delta Music Institute (DMI) at Delta State University recently received a $4,300 project grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC). This grant is a portion of the $1.3 million in grants the Commission will award in 2020-21. The funds will be allocated to a virtual camp for high school students exploring entertainment industry career tracks in audio engineering, singer/songwriting, and instrumental performance.

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