News

News about the southern region and the programs, projects, and partnerships of the Southern Rural Development Center.

  1. SRDC Welcomes 1890 Fellow, Dr. Michelle Eley

    October 2, 2023

    Dr. Michelle Eley has been identified as the Southern Rural Development Center’s first 1890 Fellow. Continue reading SRDC Welcomes 1890 Fellow, Dr. Michelle Eley
  2. Southern Region Standard Indicators Impact

    August 31, 2023

    Each year, indicators are collected from states in the Southern Region to show the collective impact of Extension community development programs. Continue reading Southern Region Standard Indicators Impact
  3. Recently Released: SRDC Publications – Coming Together for Racial Understanding and Heirs’ Property

    August 31, 2023

    The Southern Rural Development Center along with partners of Coming Together and Heirs’ Property recently published research briefs and pre-print manuscripts. Continue reading Recently Released: SRDC Publications – Coming Together for Racial Understanding and Heirs’ Property
  4. Welcome Extension/Research Associate, Dr. Roseanne Scammahorn

    August 2, 2023

    Dr. Roseanne Scammahorn joined the Southern Rural Development Center in July in the position of Extension/Research Associate. Continue reading Welcome Extension/Research Associate, Dr. Roseanne Scammahorn
  5. SRDC Staff Participates in the Delta Regional Forum and Delta Scholars Program

    August 2, 2023

    The Delta Directions Consortium (DDC) is a diverse and ever-evolving network of scholars and practitioners associated with universities, nonprofit organizations, and philanthropic foundations. The Delta Regional Forum (DRF), organized by the Southern Rural Development Center (SRDC) and the University of Mississippi Center for Populations Studies and Community First Research Center for Wellbeing… Continue reading SRDC Staff Participates in the Delta Regional Forum and Delta Scholars Program
  6. SRDC Welcomes New Hire, Leah Mitchell

    July 12, 2023

    The Southern Rural Development Center proudly welcomed Leah Mitchell to our staff on June 1st as the new Administrative Assistant. Continue reading SRDC Welcomes New Hire, Leah Mitchell