Tuesday, February 20, 2018

News & Views

Inaugural Living Music Institute Deemed an ‘Incredible Success’

The inaugural session of the Living Music Institute, which ran Jan. 18-21 at the University of Mississippi, got high marks from students and music...

Nominations for Sullivan Award for Community Service Due Feb. 26

The McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement at the University of Mississippi is seeking nominations for the annual Algernon Sydney Sullivan Awards. The awards...

Honors College Spring Convocation to Focus on Human Trafficking

The issue of human trafficking will take center stage at this year's Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College Spring Convocation as Katie Ford, the legendary...

Grisham Fellows See and Serve During UM Visit

University of Mississippi faculty, staff and students gave visiting Grisham fellows from Newton High School a taste of academic opportunities and community service during...

Applied Sciences Welcomes Inaugural Visiting Research Scholar

Cecile Guin, director of the Office of Social Service Research and Development at Louisiana State University's School of Social Work, will serve as the...

Usefulness of Math Topic of February Science Cafe

Practical uses for mathematical concepts is the topic for a monthly public science forum organized by the University of Mississippi Department of Physics and...

UM Music Professor Returns from Columbia University Fellowship

Thomas Peattie, an assistant professor of music at the University of Mississippi, has returned to campus after completing a prestigious fellowship at Columbia University...

AAUW and The Sarah Isom Center Host Monthly Feminist Luncheon

The American Association of University Women-Oxford (AAUW) and The Sarah Isom Center for Women and Gender Studies is hosting their monthly luncheon, Famished Feminist...

OHS Celebrates 100th Theatre Show with “Fiddler on the Roof” Tonight

Oxford High School Theatre Department brings "Fiddler on the Roof" to the stage for Director John Davenport’s 100th show. “Last year, when we were deciding...

Mississippi State Lending a Hand for Man’s Best Friend in Oxford

The partnership between Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society (OLHS) and Mississippi State University's veterinary program has blossomed into an opportunity for learning experiences and a higher...