Four DSU pianists earned honors at the Mississippi Music Teachers Association (MMTA) State Collegiate Competitions held at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg on Feb. 29, 2020.
- Cameron Sullivan, freshman piano performance major from Ama, LA: first place in the freshman/sophomore solo piano division
- Yeim Kim, junior piano performance major from Seoul, South Korea: first place in the junior/senior solo piano division
- Sung-Eun Ryu, senior piano performance major from Hwaseong, South Korea: second place in the division
- Joseph Campbell, senior piano major from Wesson, MS: honorable mention in the division
Sullivan, Kim, and Ryu are pursuing a bachelor of music degree, and Campbell is pursuing a bachelor of arts degree.
Ryu is a student of Department Chair Dr. Karen Fosheim; Campbell, Kim, and Sullivan are students of Dr. Jung-Won Shin, associate professor of music.