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GOVERNOR PHIL BRYANT, MISSISSIPPI ECONOMIC COUNCIL AND MISSISSIPPI PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES ANNOUNCE NEW COMPETITION FOR STUDENTS

8/25/2014 - Jackson, Miss.

                            

WHO:Governor Phil Bryant, Mississippi Economic Council, Mississippi Public Universities
WHAT:Announce new student challenge that will hone students’ skills, help Mississippi reach Blueprint goals
WHEN:Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
WHERE:Second Floor Rotunda, State Capitol Building, 400 High Street, Jackson
SPEAKERS:The Honorable Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi

Blake Wilson, President & CEO, Mississippi Economic Council

Dr. Hank M. Bounds, Commissioner of Higher Education

Robin Robinson, Member, Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning, Director of Organization Development and Corporate Communication, Sanderson Farms, Inc.

Dr. Jay Kim, Chair, Business Administration, Mississippi Valley State University

Dr. Albert Nylander, Director, McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement, University of Mississippi

Dr. David Shaw, Vice President for Research and Economic Development, Mississippi State University, Chair, Mississippi Research Consortium

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The Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning governs the public universities in Mississippi, including Alcorn State University; Delta State University; Jackson State University; Mississippi State University including the Mississippi State University Division of Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine; Mississippi University for Women; Mississippi Valley State University; the University of Mississippi including the University of Mississippi Medical Center; and the University of Southern Mississippi.

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