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DSU President William N. LaForge Delivers State of the University Address That “Delta State University Cares!”—Especially in a Worldwide Pandemic

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Delta State University cares about its constituents, even more so in an upheaval like a global pandemic. That was the theme of DSU President William N. LaForge’s State of the University Address, delivered virtually on Aug. 13, 2020, for opening convocation for the fall semester. Read More

Delta State Alumna Contributes to Mississippi Heritage-The African American Influence Mobile App

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In spring 2019, The Delta Center and the McNair Research Scholars Program at Delta State University collaborated to provide an enriching cultural heritage education experience for a Delta State student.

Jayla Miller, now a Delta State alumna who was born and raised in the Mississippi Delta, dedicated the final semester of her senior year to interning with The Delta Center, where she researched Mississippi Delta African American cultural heritage landmarks. Her research was used to develop the Delta portion of the Mississippi Heritage-The African American Influence (MS Heritage AAI) mobile app. Read More