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“Snappin’ It Up” In DSU’S Phoneography Class

“Snappin’ It Up” In DSU’S Phoneography Class

February 11, 2016

Phoneography, a new course at Delta State University, is taught by R. Kim Rushing, professor of Art, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:50 – 1:30. Phoneography is a course that teaches students to take nice photos, the inexpensive way, by using their cellphone cameras. “The best camera that you can case to take photographs...

Faculty Senate Update

Faculty Senate Update

February 11, 2016

The Faculty Senate meeting took place on Jan. 19, 2016. The agenda was read as printed. More old business than new business was discussed. Throughout the meeting, the one issue that sparked everyone in the room was the evaluation of teachers. To students this isn’t much of a big deal, but to instructors this is part of...

Kappa Sigma Hosts Puppy Bowl

Kappa Sigma Hosts Puppy Bowl

Katherine White, Staff Writer

February 11, 2016

Filed under News, Spring 2016

On Feb. 4, 2016, the Lambda-Pi Chapter of Kappa Sigma teamed up with the Cleveland-Bolivar County Animal Shelter to hold a Puppy Bowl on the Quad. The Puppy Bowl consisted of two open pens where the puppies could roam freely and play with each other until the students came along to play with, pet and hold them. The Puppy...

Zetas Embrace Finer Womanhood Week

Zetas Embrace  Finer Womanhood Week

Aallyah Wright, Editor

February 11, 2016

Filed under News, Spring 2016

The Psi Kappa chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., hosted their Finer Womanhood Week starting Jan. 31, 2016 through Feb. 4, 2016. Shalisa Jackson, president and treasurer of her chapter, explained that Finer Womanhood Week is a week that the Zetas set aside to participate in community service and other events that help...

The Old Story Teller, You Say?

The Old Story Teller, You Say?

February 9, 2016

In recognition of Mississippi and to celebrate Mississippi’s Freedom Day and the Abolishment of Slavery, The Reverend George Lee and Fannie Lou Hamer Civil Rights Museum will have The Old Story Teller, along with others, reenacting skits that deals with issues of Slavery, Civil War, Sharecropping, The Civil Rights Movement,...