The fifth annual University of Mississippi Research Day will be held Friday, April 26, 2019, at the Jackson Avenue Center on the Oxford campus. Alternating each year between the Oxford and Jackson campuses, Research Day provides a forum for UM and UMMC employees and students to share their exciting research and creative scholarship work and interests with one another in an environment that facilitates conversation and collaboration building.
Activities will begin promptly at 10am and conclude by 3pm.
The Mississippi-INBRE network seeks to enhance research competitiveness in the State and engage talented investigators and students in biomedical research projects that will impact the health of the citizens of Mississippi. The scientific focus of the MS-INBRE is obesity, cancer, and sexually transmitted diseases. Managed by the University of Southern Mississippi (USM), MS-INBRE is funded by a grant from the Institutional Development Award (IDeA) program from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS/NIH). See http://msinbre.org.
The Mississippi Senate's Highway Study Committee will hold three "Town Hall" meetings in December 2013 to hear suggestions from the public about how the state can better improve our highways, roads, and bridges. One of these meetings will be held at the Inn at Ole Miss, Monday, December 16, from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.