March 14, 2017
• Jeffery B. Howell, Hazel Brannon Smith: The Female Crusading Scalawag (University Press of Mississippi, 2017) – out now • Michael J. Goleman, Your Heritage Will Still Remain: Racial Identity and Mississippi's Lost Cause (University Press of Mississippi) May 1, 2017 • William Harrison Taylor, Unity in Christ and Country: American Presbyterians in the Revolutionary Era, 1758–1801 (University of Alabama Press, 2017) – available June 6
December 25, 2016
STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State University Associate Professor of History Alexandra “Alix” Hui will spend three summers in Germany after receiving a Humbodt Research Fellowship for Experienced Scholars, one of the most prestigious academic awards in Germany.Given by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, the awards are designed to foster international exchange and networking among scientists and scholars.
October 30, 2016
Southern Historical Association announces Charles S. Sydnor Award Winner The Southern Historical Association is pleased to announce that the 2016 winner of theCharles S. Sydnor Award is Alison Collis Greene, Assistant Professor of History at MississippiState University in Mississippi State, MS for her 2015 Oxford University Press book, No Depression in Heaven: The Great Depression, the New Deal, and the Transformation of Religion in the Delta. First awarded in 1956, the Sydnor
October 26, 2016
At a ceremony on October 11, Jason Ward was named Beverly B. and Gordon W. Gulmon Deans Eminent Scholar. This designation is to recognize extensive merit in a faculty member within the A&S college.In his eight years as a faculty member at Mississippi State University, Dr. Ward has amassed an impressive publication record, established an important national reputation, and demonstrated a commitment to public scholarship.
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