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Seven UM staff members are recognized for outstanding service.

Seven UM Employees Receive Outstanding Staff Awards

Human Resources employee Andrea Jekabsons was all smiles Friday (May 20) after being named the University of Mississippi's 2016 Overall Outstanding Read the story …

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UM College of Liberal Arts Launches New Minor in Society and Health

OXFORD, Miss. – A new academic minor with an emphasis on society and health is available at the University of Mississippi. Housed within the Read the story …

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Meet Kathy McMinn, May’s Staff Member of the Month

Kathy McMinn, administrative coordinator II at the University of Mississippi at DeSoto Center-Southaven, has been selected as Staff Council's Staff Read the story …

Renderings show the interior and exterior looks of the new STEM building, expected to be completed during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Construction Projects Continue to Transform Campus

OXFORD, Miss. – The student population continues to grow at the University of Mississippi. As a result, the Oxford campus is growing and improving Read the story …

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Staff Appreciation Week Offers a Variety of Fun Events

The University of Mississippi Staff Council will celebrate Ole Miss staff members May 16-20 with Staff Appreciation Week. The weeklong celebration will include learning opportunities, fun and active events and social gatherings. Staff members are also invited to access the Turner Center facilities free of charge during the entire week, just by showing a staffRead the story …


‘Gravy’ Wins Second James Beard Foundation Award

The James Beard Foundation has honored “Gravy,” a product of the Southern Foodways Alliance, an institute of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi, as the nation’s best podcast. In 2015, the foundation named Gravy, the SFA’s quarterly print journal and podcast, as its Publication of the Year. GravyRead the story …

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