The Daily Mississippian

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


BREAKING: Sigma Alpha Epsilon closes Ole Miss chapter

Updated with a statement from the university at 8 a.m., Wednesday: The Sigma Alpha Epsilon, also referred to as SAE, national headquarters has closed its chapter at the University of Mississippi due to health-and-safety concerns and members not upholding the fraternity’s national standards for behavior. All current members of the chapter have been suspended from the fraternity indefinitely and...


From us to you: Tips on preparing for finals

Finals are here, but luckily The Daily Mississippian staff is here to help you through the worst week of the semester.   “I love to-do lists. I write down every small task I need to accomplish for finals week preparation then cross them off as I go. It’s a super satisfying feeling.” Lana Ferguson – Editor-in-Chief   “Hand-write anything you think is worth remembering and...


Letter to the editor: George Withers

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In the past few years, the media has had a field day talking about the negatives regarding fraternities, and many are now proposing that they be kicked off college campuses. As ridiculous as that sounds to some, others find that idea not too far-fetched with the recent events in LSU, Penn State and Texas State. I urge everyone to stop generalizing fraternity life, as the recent events in no way,...