Millsaps President Rob Pearigen Discusses 2019 Budget Cuts, Future of College

Millsaps President Rob Pearigen Discusses 2019 Budget Cuts, Future of College

Written By Zoe Conner After being forced to make dramatic budget cuts last academic year, Millsaps College President Rob Pearigen sat down with The Purple and White in November to discuss the finances and future of the college. The 2019 budget cuts eliminated three programs, some donors decided to scale back their future financial commitments […]

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Intramurals Offer Millsaps Students A Dose of Friendly Competition

Intramurals Offer Millsaps Students A Dose of Friendly Competition

By Wil Wood Several people involved with intramural sports at Millsaps College hope the coming weeks can provide more of a competitive edge and more involvement from students on campus. Like many colleges, Millsaps offers intramural sports year-round. These sports like flag football, kickball, basketball, ping pong and dodgeball allow any student, regardless of athletic […]

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Word Nerd: Danger

Word Nerd: Danger

Word of the Week: Danger Our new weekly editorial segment, Word Nerd, features Dr. Pickard who is a professor and graduate of Millsaps College. Dr. Pickard delves into his love for language to highlight the history and uniqueness of the language we speak today. Definition: “Danger,” ultimately from the Latin word dominus, which means “lord” […]

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