Hattiesburg, Miss., April 17, 2013 - William Carey University recently inducted 31 into the Sigma Beta Delta International Honor Society for Business, Management, and Administration. The purpose of Sigma Beta Delta is to promote higher scholarship in business education and to recognize and reward scholastic achievement in business subjects. Students must rank in the upper 20 percent of their class to be considered for invitation to the society.
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Hattiesburg, Miss., April 16, 2013 - William Carey University will host the Bivocational and Small Church Leadership Network (BSCLN) National Celebration April 18-20. The conference, titled “Networking with the Iron Men,” will include numerous meetings, lectures, music led by WCU’s School of Music, breakout sessions, a banquet, and other social events.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 15, 2013 - The William Carey University Library will hold a book sale April 17–19 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. in front of the library. A large assortment of books including fiction and nonfiction, texts on nursing, business, music, history, literature, and reference works on a variety of subjects will be available.. The sale is open to the public. For more information, contact Sherry Laughlin, director of libraries, at email@example.com or (601) 318-6170.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 15, 2013 - Dr. Francis Achike, professor of pharmacology and clinical skills in the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM), will present a lecture titled, “Advancing Safe Drug Use Through Interprofessional Education” on April 17 at 3 p.m. in the Lucile Parker Gallery. This lecture is a part of WCU’s University Lecture Series.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 15, 2013 - William Carey University recently held a reception honoring retiring faculty and staff. The reception was held in the president’s meeting room on April 10 and was attended by Carey faculty, staff, students, alumni, and family and friends of the retirees. Dr. Tommy King, president of WCU, presented each honoree with an inscribed clock as a token of appreciation for their years of loyal and dedicated service to the university.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 15, 2013 - Judge Louis Guirola, a federal judge on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi and an alumnus of William Carey University, spoke to Carey Scholars during their monthly Honors Colloquium at William Carey University on April 12.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 12, 2013 - Dr. James M. Turner, dean of the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM), was the recipient of the Alton B. Cobb Outstanding Master of Public Health Award at the University of Southern Mississippi’s annual College of Health Awards Night at the Thad Cochran Center on April 2. Dr. Michael Forster, dean of the College of Health at USM, and Dr. Ray Newman, chair of the Department of Community Health Sciences at USM, presented the award to Dr. Turner, who is currently a student in the Master of Health program.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 10, 2013 - Twenty-one students from the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM) Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA), along with Dr. Beth Longenecker, assistant professor of medicine and associate dean of clinical science, participated in DO Day on Capitol Hill, which was held in conjunction with the SOMA Spring Convention in Washington, D.C. March 13 - 17.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 9, 2013 - William Carey University hosted a Career Fair for Carey students on Monday, April 8, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Student Conference Center.
Hattiesburg, Miss., April 9, 2013 - William Carey University senior chemistry major Tyree Ratcliff of Hattiesburg has been selected to participate in the 2013 Vanderbilt Summer Undergraduate Research in Chemical Biology program in Nashville, Tenn., May 27 - August 2. Ratcliff was one of the 10 chosen out of 500 applicants for the program. The ten-week, hands-on course is designed to introduce chemistry, biochemistry and biology students to the research processes and the interdisciplinary nature of contemporary research.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 26, 2012 - The William Carey University Theatre will present Moliere’s comedy Tartuffe April 11-13 and 18-20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre on the Hattiesburg campus. Tartuffe is one of the classical theatre’s greatest comedies, written by one whom most authorities consider to be France’s greatest comic playwright.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 22, 2013 - Thirty-seven students from the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University were named Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. This is one of the most prestigious awards in the academic community, and has become one of the most highly regarded and long-standing honors programs in the nation.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 22, 2013 - William Carey University hosted a reception for the Watercolor Revisited exhibit by Paula Temple in the Lucile Parker Art Gallery on March 19. The exhibit is on display through March 27.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 21, 2013 - While in Kansas City, Mo., for the 2013 Buffalo Funds - National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Division 1 Basketball National Championship, the William Carey University men’s basketball team spoke to the middle school students at Christ the King School as part of the NAIA Champions of Character initiative.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 21, 2013 - The William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM) Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) is the recipient of the “Young Chapter of the Year” award and was presented with the coveted Golden Tibia at the Spring SOMA Convention in Washington, DC, March 16. This award recognizes the chapter’s achievements over the past year as a relatively new chapter, including their efforts in political advocacy, osteopathic awareness and community service.