Archive | June 12th, 2013

(VIDEO) Highlights from Mississippi Day in NYC Central Park

June 12, 2013

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In case you missed it… Reporter David Folk Thomas with Newsbeat New York has posted highlights of the always popular Mississippi Day in New York City’s Central Park. The video posted here includes plenty of sweet tea, caramel cake, and 500 pounds of deep-fried Southern-style catfish. Madison native Liz Davis, a finalist in last year’s […]

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CEO Magazine ranks Else School of management at Millsaps College in top tier of MBA programs in North America

June 12, 2013

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The most recent issue of CEO Magazine has ranked the Else School of Management at Millsaps College in its top tier of North American M.B.A. programs. The Else School is the only Mississippi business school listed in the top tier, which includes 20 programs. Developed by the International Graduate Forum for CEO Magazine, the rankings […]

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Southern Baptists approve resolution opposing gay Boy Scouts

June 12, 2013

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(AP) The Southern Baptist Convention has approved a resolution opposing the Boy Scouts of America’s new policy allowing gay Scouts. The resolution also calls on the Boy Scouts to remove executive and board leaders who tried to allow gays as both members and leaders without consulting the many religious groups that sponsor Scout troops. While […]

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(BUSINESS VIDEO) George Papandreou: Imagine a European democracy without borders

June 12, 2013

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Greece has been the poster child for European economic crisis, but former Prime Minister George Papandreou wonders if it’s just a preview of what’s to come. “Our democracies,” he says, “are trapped by systems that are too big to fail, or more accurately, too big to control” — while “politicians like me have lost the […]

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