The Daily Mississippian

Online version of the Daily Mississippian, student newspaper for the University of Mississippi in Oxford since 1911

News

Student football tickets expected to sell out for the fifth year in a row

Ole Miss is anticipating a sellout of season tickets for the fifth year in a row. Although student season tickets have been on sale since April 10 for the 2017 football season, students are continuing to purchase their tickets well into the summer or until they sell out. “Last year was a record-breaking year, and while we are slightly behind that pace, we are ahead of previous years,” said...

Sports

Westbrook headlines first NBA Awards

The first ever TNT NBA Awards took place on Monday night hosted by hip-hop star Drake. Malcolm Brogdon took home the KIA NBA Rookie of the Year honor, becoming the first player in the common-draft era to win the award who wasn’t selected in the first round of the NBA Draft. Brogdon provided Milwaukee with consistency throughout his first season in the league, averaging 10.2 points, 2.8 rebounds...

Opinion

Column: The disgusting truth of Uber’s culture

After months of scandal that had struck the ride sharing provider, Uber, the CEO, Travis Kalanick, stepped down on June 20. These scandals range from a woman being told by Human Resources to not worry about someone sexually harassing her to an executive trying to cover up a rape committed by one of their drivers in India. After all of this was released to the public, Uber’s board hired a special...