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Dear Ole Miss family, Several days ago I wrote to you about the decision by the IHL Board not to renew my contract to serve as Chancellor. Last week, Dr. Jim Borsig, Commissioner-elect for the Board, approached me with a “compromise offer.”  The Board was willing to extend my contract for 21...

Dan Jones is seen in his office Friday, March 27. Photo by: Kayla Beatty After the Wednesday rally comprising 2,500 people in the Circle, Chancellor Dan...

The U.S. Department of Justice announced an indictment today related to the desecration of the James Meredith statue last February. http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/man-who-tied-rope-around-neck-james-meredith-statue-university-mississippi-campus-indicted. Chancellor...

Courtesy: Thacker Mountain Radio Thursday night’s Thacker Mountain Radio, which occurred in conjunction with the Oxford Conference for the Book, featured...

The Rebels (18-13) used early energy and an offense that was firing on all cylinders for the whole game to put away the regular season Ohio Valley Conference...

  NASHVILLE, Tenn. – With their NCAA Tournament hopes on the line, Ole Miss (20-12) failed to deliver the victory in Bridgestone Arena as South Carolina senior guard Tyrone Johnson made three free throws with 0.7 seconds to SECURE the Gamecocks (17-15) the 60-58 victory over Ole Miss in the second round of the Southeastern Conference tournament. “I’m still...

To honor Women’s History Month this March, Oxford celebrates a film, Come Early Morning with a screening and reception at the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council, Friday March 6 from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m. Ole Miss students, faculty and staff as well as Oxford community members are invited to attend this event, which, according to assistant director for the Sarah Isom Center...

This weekend, Ole Miss Theatre took a tragic turn with the opening of “Oedipus Rex.” The epic Athenian tragedy features a brooding king trying to solve a mystery that not only greatly affects himself but also his constituents. As Oedipus continually attempts to eradicate the terrible happenings in Thebes, he also finds disturbing occurrences in his own life that affect...

Hozier, pictured above, is one of the many musicians coming to Beale Street Music Festival this May. (Courtesy Hozier.com) Beale Street Music Festival...

  With Black History Month coming to a close, the time has come to look back and reflect on the meaning of it. Many of us might be tempted to think only of the civil rights movement in the ‘60s and ‘70s or the historic events that took place on this very campus when James Meredith integrated the university in 1962. This evening, one group of Oxford artists and...