Monday 8:30 a.m. – Yoga in the Gallery – UM Museum 6 p.m. – “Just Mercy” panel discussion – Overby Center Auditorium Tuesday 2:30...

On Wednesday, Oct. 25, the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics featured the premiere and discussion of a new documentary film titled “Flag...

Curtis Wilkie discusses his book “The Road to Camelot” with Charles Overby and Tom Oliphant at the Overby Center on Wednesday, October 18....

Peter Hamby, head of news at Snapchat, will speak at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Overby Center.  Hamby will meet with Trent Lott Institute public...

A week after Republican Donald J. Trump was elected president in a historic race, students and community members filled the Overby Center for Southern...

The Meek School of Journalism and New Media will host its annual Data Day, designed to introduce students to professional experts in journalism technology, at...

(Courtesy: imagejournal.org) Green Week keynote speaker Linda Hogan will discuss many of the environmental problems facing the world 7 p.m. Thursday in the...

A Friday evening panel featuring Myrlie Evers-Williams discussed the status of civil rights in both Mississippi and the United States and celebrated the...

The Overby Center hosted a panel discussion Friday for the documentary “An Ordinary Hero” and the book “We Shall Not Be Moved” concerning the 1960 Woolworth sit-in in Jackson. The Overby Center held a panel discussion for the documentary “An Ordinary Hero” and Michael J. O’Brien’s book, “We Shall Not Be Moved,” on Friday. The film tells the story of...

A debate over the establishment of charter schools in Mississippi was held at the Overby Center this past Friday. Kayla McCarty | The Daily MississippianMississippi First executive director Rachel Canter, moderator Bill Rose and Veteran State Sen. Hob Bryan A bill that would allow charter schools to be established in certain areas of the state is currently waiting to be...