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  • Mr. Hollywood

    Mr. Hollywood0

    by L.A. Warren Jackson State University theater professor Yohance Myles overcame many obstacles growing up to become a highly regarded theater performance instructor and Hollywood actor. He’s played many characters in film and onstage, having recently completed dramatic roles in Fox’s Shots Fired and OWN’s Queen Sugar. After surviving life-threatening conditions as a teenager in

  • Researchers secure $350,000 NSF grant0

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded Jackson State University researchers a $350,000 EAGER grant to support untested, “high- risk” exploratory research that potentially may yield a “high payoff.” One early-stage study involves exploring serious consequences that result from possible bias by police against unarmed African- Americans. This research is led by Dr. Byron D’Andra

  • IOG poll: Respondents may lie if questions are biased0

    The Polling Center at Jackson State University’s Institute of Government (IOG) released a national survey that reveals some people lie when responding to biased questions, and many prefer cash and the Internet for participation. The “Poll on Research and Polling” was conducted Aug. 12-20 and involved 1,000 adults explaining their national views on market and