St. Mary’s University had talks with delegates from the University of Mississippi (UM), USA, on issues of mutual interest on March 17, 2018. At the meeting held at the Main Campus, SMU, here in Addis Ababa, the Dean of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media, UM, Dr. Will Norton, briefed the host team on the possible areas of partnership that the two institutions might engage in. Established in 1844, UM is a public research university and the largest University in the State of Mississippi. Upon concluding the visit, Dr. Norton expressed his desire that the partnership would be realized in the coming European Calendar.