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Delta Area High School Students Visit the University of Mississippi

As part of the New Pathways to Health Initiative, a group of Delta area high school students and their chaperones visited the Oxford campus of the University of Mississippi on June 19, 2014. Organized by the Tri-County Workforce Alliance based … Continue reading

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University of Mississippi Students, Staff, and Faculty Hold Research Workshop with Delta Region High School Students

As part of the New Pathways to Health Initiative, ten students, staff, and faculty members from the University of Mississippi facilitated a workshop for high school students in the Mississippi Delta. Drawing primarily from J.W. Stampley Ninth Grade Academy – … Continue reading

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John Green speaks on panel as part of the U.S. Department of Education’s regional engagement session

(Pictured: Steven Jossell, Cheryl Keenan, Beverly Moon, Myrtis Tabb, Brenda Dann-Messier, John Green, and Doug Friedlander) Delta State University, located in Cleveland, Mississippi, partnered with the U.S. Department of Education to host a regional engagement session to discuss data from … Continue reading

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Students from J.W. Stampley 9th Grade Academy Create School Health Council to Address Health Issues Impacting Their Peers

Throughout the past decade, the Mississippi State Legislature passed a number of bills aimed at creating healthier school environments for Mississippi youth. Included in the school health wellness laws is a mandate for each school to have an active school … Continue reading

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2013 Evaluation Report for the New Pathways Initiative Released

The University of Mississippi Center for Population Studies recently released the 2013 evaluation report for the New Pathways Initiative. Findings show important developments in this program intended to address the healthcare workforce shortage and improve quality of life in five … Continue reading

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New Pathways to Health Initiative Receives Multi-Year Commitment

The New Pathways to Health Initiative¬† was recently awarded a three-year commitment with The Rogosin Institute (http://www.rogosin.org/) through its Dreyfus Health Foundation (DHF) division. The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is providing financial support for this work. The New Pathways to Health … Continue reading

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The Center for Population Studies/Institute for Community-Based Research is Involved with the New Pathways Program

A collaborative partnership between the Dreyfus Health Foundation of the Rogosin Institute, Mississippi Office of Nursing Workforce, Tri-County Workforce Alliance, and the University of Mississippi Center for Population Studies, the New Pathways Program was developed to promote healthy behaviors and … Continue reading

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