College of Arts and Sciences


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Left to right: Dr. Dave Breaux, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences; Dr. Charles McAdams, provost and vice president of academic affairs; Tricia Walker, director of the Delta Music Institute; and William LaForge, president of Delta State University, pose with examples of Wall of Fame inductees.

Cleveland, MS — Delta State University’s Delta Music Institute (DMI) recently unveiled a Wall of Fame in the Whitfield building on campus to honor several significant founding donors of its unique entertainment industry studies program.
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Delta State’s Online Master’s in Social Justice and Criminology Among the Most Affordable

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Delta State University’s online master’s degree in social justice and criminology is one of the most affordable online law enforcement programs in the nation, according to Grad School

“Students at Delta State University will find a great online master’s in law enforcement degree,” concludes Grad School Hub, a website resource for online graduate schools offering fully accredited degrees. Delta State ranked ninth from 40 schools curated.
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Laura Kate Fortner Named 2018 John S. and Jutta Karnstedt Ferretti Fellow

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Laura Kate Fortner has been named the 2018 John S. and Jutta Karnstedt Ferretti Fellow by Delta State’s Master of Arts in Liberal Studies program (MA-LS).

A native of Marks, Mississippi, Fortner earned a B.A. in history in 2018 and completed a senior capstone paper entitled, “The Rude Awakening Is Everybody’s Wrong: How the Vietnam War, Social Conflict, and Returning Soldiers Made Rock Classic.”
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