Barksdale Award Winners Plan to Learn Chinese, Document Food Traditions

OXFORD, Miss. – Two University of Mississippi students have zeroed in on the challenges of a rapidly changing world and have been named Barksdale Award winners for their efforts. Cara Thorne of Toronto and Yi Wei of Starkville, both sophomores in the UM Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, were presented the awards Wednesday night atRead the story …

Medicinal Chemistry Professor Receives Award for Excellence in Promoting Inclusiveness

John Williamson OXFORD, Miss. – A medicinal chemistry professor is the 2008 recipient of the Award for Excellence in Promoting Inclusiveness in Graduate Education at the University of Mississippi.