Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
26TH ANNUAL HEADWAE PROGRAM TO BE HELD TOMORROW
2/25/2013 - Jackson, Miss.

Former U.S. Secretary of Education William J. Bennett will deliver keynote address

WHO: Outstanding students and faculty members from 34 Mississippi public and private universities and colleges
WHAT: Receive special recognition from the Mississippi Legislature
WHEN: February 26, 2013, 11:45 a.m.
WHERE: Windsor Ballrooms I, II, & III, Marriott Hotel, 200 East Amite Street, Jackson
SPEAKERS: Dr. William J. Bennett, former U.S. Secretary of Education, Keynote Speaker

The Honorable Tate Reeves, Lieutenant Governor, State of Mississippi

Dr. Hank M. Bounds, Commissioner of Higher Education

Dr. Eric Clark, Executive Director, Mississippi Community College Board

NOTE: Dr. Bennett will be available for media interviews in the Winston Room at the conclusion of the luncheon.

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The Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning governs the public universities in Mississippi, including Alcorn State University; Delta State University; Jackson State University; Mississippi State University including the Mississippi State University Division of Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine; Mississippi University for Women; Mississippi Valley State University; the University of Mississippi including the University of Mississippi Medical Center; and the University of Southern Mississippi.