William Carey News

Friday, September 4, 2015
Virtuoso finger-style guitarist Doyle Dykes will be in concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 19 in Smith Auditorium on the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
The William Carey University School of Education has reached its highest enrollment on record with 1,270 students, a 13.5 percent increase over last fall’s numbers.
Dr. Ben Burnett, dean of the School of Education, said the enrollment growth comes on the heels of a banner year for the school. Enrollment grew in each trimester of the 2014-2015 academic year, with an eight percent jump in the spring trimester alone.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
The William Carey University Tradition campus in Biloxi has posted a record enrollment of 1,154 students for the fall 2015 academic term, which is the highest number of students in the university’s 40-plus years of service to the Mississippi Gulf Coast and a 22 percent increase from fall 2014.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
William Carey University welcomed new students during the second annual CareyWOW (Welcome and Orientation Weekend) held from August 20-24.
Friday, August 28, 2015
A research team from William Carey University recently contributed their time and talents to the development of a self-cleaning glass cellphone screen protector.
Friday, August 28, 2015
William Carey University will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its integration with activities at the Hattiesburg campus on September 2.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
The William Carey University School of Business has been named a candidate for accreditation by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), the premier professional accrediting organization for business programs in colleges and universities throughout the world.
Monday, August 24, 2015
William Carey University has been recognized as a “Best Bang for the Buck” institution in the annual College Guide of Washington Monthly, a bimonthly nonprofit magazine covering politics, government, culture and the media.
Friday, August 21, 2015
Charles W. Pickering Sr., a retired federal judge, will serve as the speaker for the annual William Carey University scholarship dinner beginning at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1 at Southern Oaks House and Gardens in Hattiesburg.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Spirit of Carey, the William Carey University marching band, will be featured during “10 Years and 10,000 Reasons,” a celebration of recovery following Hurricane Katrina, at the Barksdale Pavilion in Gulfport’s Jones Park on Saturday, August 29.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Three second-year medical students at the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine were honored with special awards during the sixth annual White Coat Ceremony on August 15 in Smith Auditorium on the Hattiesburg campus.
Christen Jones of Moselle received the Asbury Award for Academic Excellence, which was endowed by the Asbury Foundation of Hattiesburg and is given annually to recognize the student from the foundation’s eight-county service area who achieves the highest grade point average during the freshman year of study.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
William Carey University recognized employees with service awards during annual faculty and staff meetings at the Hattiesburg campus on August 14 and August 18. 
Employees with five, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 40 years of service were recognized by Dr. Tommy King, Carey president, and presented with a service pin and certificate.