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Charles Overby, former editor of the Daily Mississippian; Billy Gottshall, former ASB president; and Leslie Westbrook, former Miss Ole Miss; during dinner on the Square in Oxford. Westbrook was on campus for discussion on strategic marketing research and visited with Overby and Gottshall who were on campus during her student days.
At a recent meeting of the Mississippi Transportation Commission, Clancy Smith of Saltillo was introduced as the summer intern for the Public Affairs Division of the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT). The Commissioners greeted Smith and welcomed her to the new position. Smith recently graduated from the University of Mississippi with a degree in journalism and will attend the University of Alabama in the fall to pursue a Master’s degree in advertising and public relations. The MDOT Public Affairs Division hires one intern every fall, spring and summer semester to allow students interested in the field of public relations to cultivate skills in writing press releases, developing campaigns and working with the media, among other things. Smith is the granddaughter of State Senator J.P. Wilemon, Jr. (District 5).
Professor Samir “Mr. Magazine™” Husni reveals in an exclusive interview with Lesley Jane Seymore, More magazine editor, the inside scoop of landing the first-ever First Lady of the United States magazine editing job. Read the exclusive interview and watch the video of the cover shoot with the First Lady Michelle Obama at http://wp.me/p3FXF-2Xe.