Meet the Millsapian: Samesa Hoskin

Meet the Millsapian: Samesa Hoskin

By Courtney Cleveland Features Editor   This week’s Millsapian is Samesa Hoskin, a senior political science major and communication studies minor from Indianola, Miss. She’s served as a member of the Student Body Association, Pan-African Student Alliance, Young Democrats, and the Major Havoc Theatre Company. She also on the Mock Trial team, and is a part of Pride and the Political Science Club. Samesa was […]

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NBA Playoff Update: First Round Recap 

NBA Playoff Update: First Round Recap 

  By Will Brown  Sports Editor    The 2018 NBA Playoffs is underway, and it was an extremely competitive first round. In the Eastern Conference, the top two seeds played extremely competitive series, and in the Western Conference, the third best team in the conference finished with just two more wins than the eighth best […]

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NCAA Basketball Tournament Recap

NCAA Basketball Tournament Recap

  By Will Brown  Sports Editor    The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament recently came to an end, with the University of Villanova winning their second National Championship in the past three seasons.  In the National Championship Game, Villanova defeated the University of Michigan by a final score of 79-62. The title-game victory vindicated a dominant […]

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HAC Director Trey Kilgore leaving Millsaps 

HAC Director Trey Kilgore leaving Millsaps 

    By Will Brown  Sports Editor    Earlier this semester, HAC Director and Strength and Conditioning Director, Trey Kilgore, announced that he would be leaving Millsaps to take a position at Shorter University in Rome, Ga.   “Trey was offered a great opportunity at Shorter University to focus on Strength and Conditioning at a […]

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Why “Queer Eye” Should Be Your New Favorite Show

Why “Queer Eye” Should Be Your New Favorite Show

Jenna Gibson  Contributing Writer  In 2003, “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” made its first appearance on TV. The show revolved around five gay men—“The Fab Five”—who gave makeovers to straight men in need of a lifestyle change, and it starred Carson Kressley, Kyan Douglas, Ted Allen, Jai Rodriguez and Thom Filicia. The reality TV show wrapped in 2007 with a successful four […]

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Meet the Millsapian: Derrick Dupuy

Meet the Millsapian: Derrick Dupuy

by Courtney Cleveland features editor   This week’s Millsapian is Derrick Dupuy, a freshman double major in quantitative economics and mathematics. He also plans to double minor in secondary education and psychology.  Dupuy serves as a Presidential Ambassador and a member of Greek life on campus.    The Purple and White: What made you come to Millsaps?   Derrick Dupuy: […]

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