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Friday, March 22, 2013

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. 

Friday, March 22, 2013

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.

Thursday, March 21, 2013

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.

Thursday, March 21, 2013

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.

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 21, 2013 - Dr. Mark Malone, professor of music at William Carey University, presented a lecture titled, “The Mississippi Blues Trail and Beyond:  Combining Arts and Social Sciences for Elementary Presentation” on March 20 in the Lucile Parker Gallery.  

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 19, 2013 - 

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 19, 2013 - Dr. Mark Malone, professor of music at William Carey University, will present a lecture titled, “The Mississippi Blues Trail and Beyond:  Combining Arts and Social Sciences for Elementary Presentation” on Wednesday, March 20, at 3 p.m. in the Lucile Parker Gallery.  

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 19, 2013 - The Clarence Dickinson Organ Festival, presented by William Carey University, will be held April 5-6 at First Baptist Church of Madison. The Clarence Dickinson Festival, named for the composer, arranger, author, educator, historian, and concert organist, was instituted about six years ago to encourage young students to study the organ and possibly pursue as a career choice. Walt Strony, a recitalist with Allen Organ Company, will be performing on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m. at FBC of Madison.

Monday, March 11, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 11, 2013 - William Carey University’s chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society was recently named a Star Chapter for the 2011-12 academic year.

Only 15 percent of the more than 300 Alpha Chi chapters receive this honor.  In addition to individual academic standards, Alpha Chi members must meet group requirements to be recognized.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 6, 2013 - Dr. Brian Remley, a physician at McComb OB-GYN Associates, served as guest speaker for William Carey University’s Christian Leadership Lecture on Wednesday, March 6, in Smith Auditorium. A question and answer session followed the lecture in the Lucile Parker Gallery for students interested in health care careers.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 5, 2013 - The Greater Pinebelt Community Foundation’s Ann Morris Memorial Fund recently awarded $10,000 to the William Carey University Quality of Life Project, which pairs music therapy students with adults with intellectual developmental disabilities in activities designed to enrich their lives. The project has been in operation since August 2009.

Monday, March 4, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 4, 2013 - William Carey University’s School of Education hosted the eighth annual Young Authors Celebration (YAC) on Friday, March 1. First to eighth graders from area schools were invited with their teachers and parents to attend this program. Special guest speaker this year was Robert St. John, owner of the Purple Parrot Café and Crescent City Grill, and writes a weekly column and several cookbooks.

Monday, March 4, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 4, 2013 - William Carey University's newest commercial is airing on WDAM in the Hattiesburg market, WLOX on the Coast, Comcast in the Hattiesburg market, and Comcast in the Jackson market. To see the commercial, click on the link below.

http://www.youtube.com/user/WilliamCareyU/videos?view=0

 

 

Friday, March 1, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., March 1, 2013 - Dr. Paul Cotten, professor of psychology at William Carey University, presented a lecture titled, “Mental Health Services:  From Institutional to Deinstitutional” on Thursday, February 28 in the Lucile Parker Gallery at WCU. This lecture was one in the WCU’s University Lecture Series.

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