U.S. District Court Judge Sharion Aycock was MSU Libraries' special guest on April 14, 2009, for the Morris W.H. (Bill) Collins Speaker Series.
Here, Judge Aycock (behind podium) visits with guests after her presentation.
Tennessee Congressman Marsha Blackburn speaks before presenting her papers to MSU Libraries. Seated behind Blackburn are MSU Libraries Dean Frances Coleman and district representative for Chip Pickering, Hank Moseley.
Shipp, Bethany; Lauderdale, Chris Stanton; Steward, Kyle; Coleman, Frances; Blackburn, Marsha; Moseley, Hank; Foglesong, Robert H. "Doc;" Buffington, Rex
Marsha Blackburn speaks before presenting her papers to the Libraries. Seated behind Blackburn (l to r) are Chi Omega Sorority chaplin Bethany Shipp; friend of Blackburn, Chris Stanton Lauderdale; administrative assistant to Roger Wicker, Kyle...
Mississippi artist Hope Carr (at podium) speaks before her reception. Seated behind Carr are Dean of MSU Libraries Frances Coleman (l) and President of the G.V. "Sonny" Montgomery Foundation Bob Bailey.
Cimmeion Patty, third-place winner of the 2007 Cotton District Literary Festival Poetry Competition, delivers his poem, "Known but Misunderstood," in the John Grisham Room. Madeline Golden watches from the desk behind the podium.