William Carey News

Thursday, October 8, 2015
The William Carey University Sarah Ellen Gillespie Museum of Art will host “Mississippi Masters: A Visual Conversation,” an exhibit of exceptional work by 20th century Mississippi artists, from October 5 through November 17.
The opening reception for the exhibit will be from 4:30 until 6 p.m. on October 8 at the museum, which is located adjacent to the Smith/Rouse Library on the Hattiesburg campus. 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
William Carey University has been recognized as an America’s Best College for 2016 by the Women’s Choice Award, a leading referral source for women.
Carey was ranked as number 27 of 1,585 institutions listed in the annual rankings of America’s best colleges and universities. The objective and quantitative rankings also placed Carey as the top school in the state of Mississippi.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
A memorial service for Dr. Henry Pace, a pioneer of osteopathic medicine in Mississippi and an advocate and supporter of the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine, will be held at 1 p.m. on October 9 in Bass Memorial Chapel on the Carey Hattiesburg campus.
Monday, October 5, 2015
Dr. Tommy King, president of William Carey University, has been elected chairman of the Consortium for Global Education (CGE), a nonprofit organization of accredited American private colleges and universities committed to global development in education.
Friday, October 2, 2015
William Carey University officials recently announced the 2015-2016 Speaker’s Bureau, a list of Carey faculty and staff members available to speak at civic clubs, area churches and other special events.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
The William Carey University Winters School of Music and Ministry will present Irving Berlin’s “Annie Get Your Gun” at 7 p.m. on October 16 in Smith Auditorium at the Hattiesburg campus and at 2 p.m. on October 18 at the Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center in Ocean Springs.
Monday, September 28, 2015
The William Carey University library system will hold a book sale at the Hattiesburg campus during the week of October 12.
Hours for the sale are 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. October 12-15 and 8 a.m. until noon on October 16. Prices begin at 50 cents for trade paperbacks, $1 for softcovers and $2 for hardcovers. Book sets will also be available for purchase. Only cash will be accepted.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
The William Carey University School of Education will host an admission to teacher education roundup for students interested in becoming educators from 5 until 5:45 p.m. on October 5 in room 102 of Fairchild Hall on the Hattiesburg campus.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Dr. Ed Ford, an assistant professor of graphic design and director of the Lucile Parker Gallery at William Carey University, was recently named Carey’s 2015 Humanities Teacher of the Year.
As part of the award, Ford will present a lecture, “Analyzing Leonardo’s Design Methods,” at 1 p.m. on October 21 in the Fail-Asbury Hall auditorium on the Hattiesburg campus.