Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
POSTERS IN THE ROTUNDA TO SHOWCASE STUDENT RESEARCH TOMORROW
3/22/2017 - Jackson, Miss.

WHO:Students from Mississippi Public Universities
WHAT:Share their research and creative activities with legislators and state leaders
WHEN:March 23, 2017
SCHEDULE:7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.: Posters on Display
9:30 a.m.: Welcome Remarks
  • Governor Phil Bryant

  • Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves

  • Dr. Gordon Cannon, Vice President for Research, The University of Southern Mississippi
WHERE:State Capitol Rotunda
400 High Street, Jackson, Miss.
ACTIVITIES:Various health screenings, informational booths on health, nutrition, fitness and tobacco cessation; Mississippi Blood Services will have a bus on-site for a blood drive during the Health Fair; Alcorn State University’s School of Nursing will have its Mobile Health Van on-site also.

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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.