Ole Miss Journalism

A project of the Meek School of Journalism & New Media

Safety First in New Parking Garage at Ole Miss

Ole Miss is expected to open its first parking garage with 823 brand new spaces for students, staff and the community this fall. However, such a large garage raises issues … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Local artist creates Spirit Song Studio with Oxford’s help

Since opening her door in 1995, potter Jenny Crowson of Spirit Song Studio has been behind the wheel, press, kiln, and glaze in order to create handmade art for the … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fusion Cuisine Takes Hold in the South

Every region of the country and world has foods unique to its native consumers and chefs. Pork, fried chicken, corn and grits come to mind when thinking of the South, … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Morgan Pennington steps out onto the Oxford music scene

Morgan Pennington is an Oxford, Miss. based musician stepping out as a solo artist this summer. Pennington may be new to the big stage, but she has always been ready … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

Childhood Obesity Begins at Home

According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, nearly 22 percent of Mississippi children are classified as obese, last in the nation. Though the percentage is dropping, one Oxford pediatrician says parents … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Oxford Parents and Teachers Comment on New ‘Common Core’ Curriculum

The Oxford School District is one of many school systems to adopt the new Common Core curriculum.  The program was created by The National Governors Association and the Council of … Continue reading

April 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ole Miss Theatre finishes “Breaking Boundaries” with Last Show of the Season

Ole Miss Theatre has been burning bridges and tearing down fences since the start of the 2013-2014 school year with a series of performances centered around the theme of “Breaking … Continue reading

April 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

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