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2/17/2014 - Jackson, Miss.

Governor Phil Bryant to welcome honorees and guests at State Capitol
Business Leader James L. Barksdale will chair event
Former Governor William Winter will deliver keynote address at Awards Luncheon

WHO: Outstanding students and faculty members from 34 Mississippi public and private universities and colleges
WHAT: Receive special recognition from the Mississippi Legislature

February 18, 2014

10:30 a.m.: Governor Phil Bryant to welcome honorees and guests, Room 216, State Capitol

11:45 a.m.: Awards Luncheon, Windsor Ballrooms I, II, & III, Marriott Hotel, 200 East Amite Street, Jackson


The Honorable William F. Winter, Governor of the State of Mississippi, 1980-1984, Keynote Speaker

James L. Barksdale, Chairman of the Board and President, Barksdale Management Corporation

Dr. Hank M. Bounds, Commissioner of Higher Education

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

2013-14 HEADWAE Honorees

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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.

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