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Middle Tennessee State University Professor of Management So Grateful for Her Education at Delta State University That She Creates Four Scholarships for It

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The world of business concerns itself with return on investment. Studying at Delta State University reaped such dividends for professor of management Jill Austin that she established four DSU scholarships for the College of Business out of gratitude: a $10,000 endowment scholarship and three one-time $500 scholarships. Read More

Delta State Alumnus David Abney, Head of UPS, Praises Alma Mater in “Atlanta Business Chronicle” Article

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We know the value of Delta State University. So does Dr. David Abney ’76 and ’15, chief executive officer and chairman of the board of United Parcel Service.

In a July 4 feature in the Atlanta Business Chronicle, he reflects on Delta State, the International Business Symposium he founded 14 years ago at DSU, and his 45-year career at UPS—a career he began in the Mississippi Delta to help pay his way through college. Read More