Charlie Mitchell has been a journalist in Mississippi since 1975 and assistant dean of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media since 2010. He has written a weekly opinion column, syndicated to Mississippi newspapers for more than 20 years. By Charlie Mitchell email@example.com Faculty at the Meek School of Journalism and New Media..
OXFORD — In a letter to a church he had founded, the Apostle Paul made a series of suggestions. One was to “pray without ceasing.” Several years ago, a good friend and I had a long talk about what that meant. This isn’t Bible study. I’m not schooled or qualified in any way to write [...]
By Charlie Mitchell For the two weeks known on campus as August Intersession, the Meek School of Journalism and New Media was fortunate to have Thomas G. “Tommy” Clarkson as guest professor of International Journalism. As Clarkson prepared to end his first-ever visit to Oxford — not to return to his home in Mexico, but [...]
There is an energy on the Ole Miss campus that persists, no matter what. That’s one of the many observations I’ve pondered as a newcomer to this campus. I’m in my third year as a university employee, and I’m a “12-monther.” That means I’m in my office year-round — except for paid holidays, two weeks [...]