Discovery: MSU

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State's fall weekend program for prospective students is expected to attract more than 4,000 regional high school and community college students and their parents.<P> 'Discovery: MSU' will take place 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 2 on the University Drill Field.

Sponsored by the Office of Enrollment Services, 'Discovery' traditionally features some 75 exhibits and displays prepared by academic and student-support departments. Snack, soft drink and MSU food product booths also will be available to participants.

The ROTC will have their 50 foot climbing tower. Engineering will have a helicopter and a car from Nissan. Their will also be available $10 tickets to the Mississippi State - Kentucky football game for those who attend the program.

Musical entertainment will be provided by the MSU Stage Band, Black Voices and other groups.

"Our faculty, staff and students always have worked very hard to make 'Discovery' a colorful, exciting and informative event," said enrollment services director John Dickerson. "The rewards of their outstanding efforts can be seen in the quality of new students who choose Mississippi State."

For more on 'Discovery,' contact the Office of Enrollment Services at (662) 325-3076 or

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