Division of Outreach Awarded Top Honors at College PR Conference

Team awards include first-place print advertising campaign in statewide competition

OXFORD, Miss. – Members of the Marketing and Creative Services department in the University of Mississippi’s Division of Outreach and Continuing Education were honored for their work during the College Public Relations Association of Mississippi’s 2019 conference. The awards were presented during the event last month in Ridgeland , where marketing, communications and public relationsRead the story …

Meet Deborah Livingston, June’s Staff Member of the Month

Deborah Livingston, a University of Mississippi custodian, has been selected as Staff Council’s Staff Member of the Month for June. To help us get to know her better, she answered a few questions for Inside Ole Miss. IOM: How long have you worked at Ole Miss?  Livingston: 18 years, have begun my 19th year this year. IOM:Read the story …

Summer Sunset Series brings music, fun to Grove

Every Sunday in June, music, food and fun will take over the Grove at the University of Mississippi during the Summer Sunset Series. Sundays in June at 6 p.m., free concerts will be hosted at the Grove stage through a partnership between Visit Oxford, Yoknapatawpha Arts Council and UM, among others. All the concerts areRead the story …

School of Applied Sciences Honors Students of the Month

Kymberle Gordon and Shanda Martin recognized for academic excellence

OXFORD, Miss. – The School of Applied Sciences at the University of Mississippi has named Shanda Martin, of Tupelo, as its Undergraduate Student of the Month and Kymberle Gordon, of Canandaigua, New York, as Graduate Student of the Month for May. Martin is an Itawamba Community College transfer who graduated May 11 with a bachelor’sRead the story …

Meet James Corner, May’s Staff Member of the Month

James Corner, assistant director of undergraduate admissions, has been selected as Staff Council’s Staff Member of the Month for May. To help us get to know him better, he answered a few questions for Inside Ole Miss. IOM: How long have you worked at Ole Miss? Corner: 13 years. IOM: What is your hometown? Corner:Read the story …

Awards Ceremony Highlight UM Staff Appreciation Week May 13-17

Annual celebration recognizes employees for years, excellence in service

Most of us as University of Mississippi employees eagerly anticipate the arrival of annual Staff Appreciation Week. It’s somewhat like an extended break from our regular daily routines. Starting Monday (May 13), staff members are offered a variety of events to enjoy at their leisure. Of all the activities scheduled, perhaps the awards ceremony onRead the story …

School of Applied Sciences Honors Students of the Month

Katelyn Tarr and Alexandra Eben recognized for academic excellence

OXFORD, Miss. – The University of Mississippi School of Applied Sciences has honored Katelynn Tarr, of Pawnee, Illinois, as Undergraduate Student of the Month and Alexandra Eben of Olive Branch, as Graduate Student of the Month for March 2019.  Tarr is a senior who is double majoring in nutrition and dietetics and exercise science. “Ms.Read the story …

Meet Glenn Schove, March’s Staff Member of the Month

Glenn Storey Schove, administrative coordinator II in the Department of Writing and Rhetoric, has been selected as Staff Council’s Staff Member of the Month for March. To help us get to know her better, she answered a few questions for Inside Ole Miss. IOM: How long have you worked at Ole Miss? Schove: 10 years as an employeeRead the story …

Q&A: Midshipmen Ready to Represent Ole Miss

Navy ROTC prepares for 'national championship' drill competition

The University of Mississippi  Navy ROTC Drill Team will participate in a national competition Friday (March 1) at Tulane University. The Mardi Gras Drill Meet is considered the “national championship” of drill competitions.  Ole Miss midshipmen are in the final stages of preparation and will travel to New Orleans to represent the university in events that includeRead the story …

Meet Terry Blackmarr, February’s Staff Member of the Month

Terry L. Blackmarr, assistant to the dean in general studies, has been selected as Staff Council’s Staff Member of the Month for February. To help us get to know her better, she answered a few questions for Inside Ole Miss. IOM: How long have you worked at Ole Miss? Blackmarr: 25½ years  IOM: What is your hometown? Blackmarr: Oxford. Read the story …