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George Akpandjar

UM Economics Student Wins Prestigious Prize

OXFORD, Miss. – George Akpandjar, a doctoral student in the University of Mississippi Department of Economics, is the winner of the 2015 Barry M. Read the story …

Alice Clark

Alice Clark Nominated for ‘Woman of the Year’

OXFORD, Miss. – Alice Clark, vice chancellor for research and sponsored programs at the University of Mississippi, is a Mississippi Commission on Read the story …

Fenton (left), Harrison, Rush, Jane and Stephen Kottkamp gather in one of their favorite spots, the Grove at the University of Mississippi. Fenton Kottkamp’s spirit will live on at Ole Miss, where a scholarship has been created in his memory. His parents will accept his diploma at the May 9 Commencement. Courtesy photo.

Memorial Scholarship Created by Papa John’s CEO and Archie Manning

OXFORD, Miss. – "In honor of Fenton, please love one another," read the last line of the obituary for University of Mississippi senior John Fenton Read the story …

Students are honored with medals at the 2014 Celebration of Achievement

Celebration of Achievement Honors Minorities, People of Color

OXFORD, Miss. – As part of University of Mississippi's Commencement activities, the Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement is honoring Read the story …

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WTVA: Former UM Artist-in-Residence Passes Away

HICKORY, NC (WTVA) -- Actor and founding member of Read the story …

HRC Blog: HRC President Chad Griffin and Dustin Lance Black Travel to Mississippi

On Tuesday October 14, Chad Griffin, HRC’s Read the story …