Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
MDA, IHL TO MAKE SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
1/18/2017 - Jackson, Miss.

WHO:Dr. Douglas W. Rouse, President, Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning
Dr. Glenn Boyce, Commissioner of Higher Education
Glenn McCullough, Jr., Executive Director, Mississippi Development Authority
WHAT:Make special announcement
WHEN:Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. (The announcement will be made during the Board of Trustees Meeting.)
WHERE:IHL Board Room, 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, Miss. 39211

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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.

Mississippi Development Authority is the state’s lead economic and community development agency. MDA focuses on new business recruitment, existing business expansion, workforce training, and tourism promotion. For more information, visit MDA’s website at www.mississippi.org.