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Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018

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Delta State Delivers — because of you!

On the heels of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the #GivingTuesday movement began in 2012 as a way to unite us all in a day of generosity, to make a difference in the world at the start of this busy holiday season. By making a gift to Delta State University this #GivingTuesday, you can make a difference in the lives of students. Read More

DSU Student Becomes Department Chair at Southwest Tennessee Community College – “Daily Memphian”

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Students interested in a career as an embalmer or funeral director will no longer have to drive outside of Shelby County to pursue a degree.

Beginning in January 2019, Southwest Tennessee Community College will launch the first publicly funded funeral service program in Tennessee by offering an associate of applied science in funeral service education degree at its Whitehaven Center.
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Dr. John Pendergrass to Give Fifth Annual Kent Wyatt Distinguished Lecture

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Cleveland, MS — Delta State University alumnus Dr. John Pendergrass, a U.S. Air Force flight surgeon during the Vietnam War and a noted Ironman competitor in the decades since, will give the fifth annual Kent Wyatt Distinguished Lecture at Delta State University on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 3:30 PM in the Jacob Conference Center, James E. Ewing Building. The event, sponsored by the College of Education and Human Sciences, is free and open to the public.
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World Premiere of the Documentary Mississippi Yearning, an Expansion of the Award-Winning Finding Cleveland

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Filmmaking duo Baldwin Chiu and Larissa Lam will return to Delta State University to present the world premiere of their latest documentary about their Chinese immigrant family, Mississippi Yearning, an expansion of their 2014 effort, Finding Cleveland, at 2 PM on Sunday, Oct. 14 in the Bologna Performing Arts Center’s recital hall. This screening, which includes a Q&A with the filmmakers, is free and open to the public.
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