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William Carey News

Thursday, January 15, 2015
The largest gift from an individual in the institution’s 123 years of operation will assist William Carey University in building a school of pharmacy on the Tradition campus in Biloxi and in efforts to launch the doctor of physical therapy program at the Hattiesburg campus.
 
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
The Leo W. Seal Family Foundation, headquartered in Bay St. Louis, has pledged $125,000 for the establishment of the school of pharmacy at the William Carey University Tradition campus in Biloxi.
 
Monday, January 12, 2015
The William Carey University Winters School of Music/Indigo Productions will present “Walk With Me: The 16th Street Bombing,” a musical retelling the story of the September 1963 Birmingham, Ala., bombing, on February 5 at Smith Auditorium on the Hattiesburg campus.
 
The first production will be at 10 a.m. and will be a collaborative presentation from the School of Music and the history and English departments for area high school students. The presentation at 7 p.m. is open to the general public.
 
Monday, January 12, 2015
The William Carey University School of Education has been awarded a $90,000 grant for teacher quality improvement under Title II of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.
 
Title II grants, which are awarded in Mississippi by the Board of Trustees of the State Institutions of Higher Learning, focus on preparing, training and recruiting high-quality teachers and principals. Twelve grants were awarded in the state this year.
 
Friday, January 9, 2015
The Lucile Parker Gallery at William Carey University will host a watercolors exhibit by local artist Bobby Walters from January 13-29 with the opening reception from 4:30 until 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 15.
 
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
The Center for Creative Scholars at William Carey University will host the Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead! Creativity Exploration camp at the Thomas Business Building on the Hattiesburg campus from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 24.
 
Students in grades 2-6 are invited to attend the camp and explore their creative potential through activities in science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. The workshop will engage participants through critical thinking and problem solving with a creative arts emphasis.
 
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
The Center for Creative Scholars at William Carey University will host the Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead! Creativity Exploration camp at the Tradition campus in Biloxi from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 17.
 
Students in grades 2-6 are invited to attend the camp and explore their creative potential through activities in science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. The workshop will engage participants through critical thinking and problem solving with a creative arts emphasis.
 
Friday, December 19, 2014
Friday, December 19, 2014
The William Carey University School of Education will offer the doctor of education (Ed.D.) in educational leadership K-12 beginning in November 2015, pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
 
The new degree will prepare candidates to become effective leaders in their school districts. The degree is offered primarily in an online format with 61 required course hours, including the dissertation.
 
Friday, December 19, 2014
Thirty-two officers from the D’Iberville Police Department recently attended a search and seizure update workshop hosted by the criminal justice program at the William Carey University Tradition campus in Biloxi.
 
The workshop, held throughout a two-week span in December, allowed the officers to receive a partial fulfillment of their state-mandated in-service training hours, according to Dr. Karla Pope, chair of the criminal justice program.
 
Friday, December 19, 2014

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