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As part of its efforts to honor distinguished alumnus James Meredith and the 60th anniversary of the integration of the University of Mississippi, the university will host a signature event. Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend “The Mission Continues: Building Upon the Legacy” event.


While the event is free and open to the public, you must reserve a complimentary ticket by contacting or 662-915-7411. 

In addition to remarks by Mr. James Meredith, the event will feature a screening of a documentary by Dr. Judy Meredith and a series of special presentations honoring Mr. Meredith.

This event will be live-streamed and information for that option will be available on the 60th Anniversary website on Sept. 28. Parking will be available in The Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts. For accessibility assistance, please contact the Office of Special Events at 662-915-7318.

To see a listing of all events and activities honoring the 60th Anniversary, please visit the 60th Anniversary website.



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