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Gate Honors Four Generations of Commitment to UM

Dr. Spencer Lee and his extended family have come and gone from the University of Mississippi over four generations, but the Lee name will...

Southern Studies Graduate Student Produces Documentary Photo Book

As an international graduate student, Elliot Grime wanted to learn about the culture of the South and better understand the region. For the past...

Quinn Colson Series by Oxford Author Ace Atkins Will Be Brought to Life on...

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com While living on his farm in Paris, Mississippi 10 years ago, author Ace Atkins created the character Quinn Colson, whose story...

Oxford’s Response to US Census Still Behind State Average

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Via mscensus2020.org Oxford's Response Rate for Census Only Increased 2% Since May In May, Oxford had a 38% response rate for the 2020 U.S....

Oxford Veterans Home Fighting COVID-19 Outbreak

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Four veterans have died at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford in the last 10 days due to COVID-19 and...

Social Work Students Engage Communities with Voter Empowerment Project

Nearly a dozen social work students at the University of Mississippi have gotten hands-on experience in their field this year as they applied professional...

UM Honor Society Named Key Chapter

The University of Mississippi chapter of the Golden Key International Honor Society recently received the student organization's highest honor. Golden Key is the world's largest...

Glycoscience Research Center Established at School of Pharmacy

The University of Mississippi has received a $10.5 million Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence Phase I grant from the National Institutes of Health to...

English Department Graduate Begins Prestigious Fellowship

Laura Wilson, who earned a Ph.D. in English from the University of Mississippi last spring, is the recipient of a Council of Library and...

A Doctor in the (Fraternity) House

Growing up in South Carolina, Arthur E. Doctor Jr. had several positive role models, many who happened to be members of fraternities. "My stepfather is...