Pressed fern herbarium specimens

Specimen of the Month

Mississippi State Herbarium Specimen number: MISSA001129Collector: A.B. LangloisPhegopteris hexagonoptera — broad beech fern. Collected in the Mississippi Delta north of New Orleans in 1880, this fern is one of more than 5,000 specimens in Mississippi State’s MISSA herbarium that date to the 19th...

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[no]CONTACT F.20: Photo Thesis Exhibition // November 9, 2020 8:00am

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2020 CAAD+CALS Exhibition // November 16, 2020 8:00am

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TEDx talk: Breaking Barriers // March 21, 2020 1:00pm

Colvard Student Union

Time & LocationMar 21, 1:00 PM CDTColvard Student Union Dawghouse, Colvard...

Artist Talk: John Sabraw // January 31, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Giles Hall: Robert and Freda Harrison Auditorium

This talk by artist, John Sabraw, is in conjunction with the "Art of Hope"...

Museum News

Krib's Wood Collection finds a new home at Mississippi State!

November 11, 2020

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Earth as Inspiration: Student Artwork Part V

November 3, 2020

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Earth as Inspiration Student Artwork Part IV

November 3, 2020

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