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Former student to be remembered in Orlando

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A funeral will be held for former Ole Miss student Frank Anderson Wednesday, Nov. 2, in Orlando, Florida. Anderson died earlier this month during his capstone year studying in Shanghai through the Ole Miss Chinese Flagship program. His mother, Nicole Banker-Anderson, announced the arrangements on Monday. “We look forward to seeing each of you because we’ve learned so much about Frank Newton Anderson,...


Rebel volleyball defeat Alabama in four sets

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Junior Lexi Thompson spikes the ball during match against Alabama Sunday night. Thompson made 20 kills in tonights match, moving her up to seventh place for career kills. (Courtesy of Joshua McCoy and                                     The Ole Miss volleyball team beat Alabama in a bruising...


This week in Oxford …


This week in Oxford…. Monday 7 p.m. – Hughes and the Saturation – Shelter 7 p.m. – Cards Against Humanity – The Growler 7:30 p.m. – LOU Symphony – Ford Center for the Performing Arts 8:30 p.m. – Monday Night Football – The Library 8:30 p.m. – Trivia Night – Blind Pig Tuesday 3 p.m. – Oxford Community Market – Community Pavilion 5...


Honors Convocation guided needed conversation among students

Julia Grant

Ole Miss breeds excellence. Simple, quaint and profound — but this seemingly normal testament can breed darker consequences that cannot be predicted by spreadsheets and ambitious proposals. As a student of the Honors College, I attended convocation last Thursday to hear New York Times columnist David Brooks speak. He is of particular interest to me because many of my ideals reflect his, such...