Meet the Millsapian: Dierra Myers

Meet the Millsapian: Dierra Myers

by Asia Allen Features Contributor Dierra is a junior biochemistry major from Petal, Miss. She currently serves as captain of the Millsaps cheer team. She loves hot Cheeto puffs, but despises regular Cheetos.     P&W: What made you come to Millsaps?   Dierra Myers: I liked that it had a small-school vibe.  I knew the classes would be smaller and I’d have one-on-one time with my teachers. […]

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Meet the Millsapian: Tyler Hays

Meet the Millsapian: Tyler Hays

by Courtney Cleveland Features Editor Tyler Hays is a sophomore business administration from Clarksdale, Miss. He wears many hats on campus as a Foundations leader, recently elected SBA senator and current member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. In his free time, he enjoys exercising and playing guitar and piano. He also enjoys video games.   The Purple and White: […]

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Millsaps Sociology Professor Wins Oliver Cromwell Cox Award

Millsaps Sociology Professor Wins Oliver Cromwell Cox Award

by Courtney Cleveland Features Editor Dr. Louwanda Evans received the 2017 Oliver Cromwell Cox Article Award at the American Sociological Association’s annual meeting, held this year in Montreal, in August. The award recognizes the author(s) of the best research article in the sociological study of race and ethnicity published in the past three years, according to the American Sociological Association. “Oliver Cromwell Cox was an […]

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Meet the Millsapian: Casey Park

Meet the Millsapian: Casey Park

by Courtney Cleveland features editor   Casey Park is a senior Biochemistry major from Greenville, Miss. You’ll find her on campus serving as a presidential ambassador, Foundations director or participating in Greek Life. In her free time, she enjoys watching movies, trying out new foods and reading. She also enjoys learning about different cultures.   The Purple and White: What made you come to Millsaps? […]

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Meet the Millsapian: Day Wilson

Meet the Millsapian: Day Wilson

by Courtney Cleveland features editor Day Wilson is a sophomore biology major from Greenwood, Miss. In her free time, she likes to watch sports, play basketball and take naps in between work and classes. Day is also a member of the Black Student Union on campus.   The Purple and White: What made you come to Millsaps? Day Wilson: Well the honest answer is because I didn’t […]

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