UM Outreach Staffer Earns Ally of the Year Award

University of Mississippi testing center coordinator Catherine Hultman was named a recipient of the Vicki Mahan Ally of the Year staff award.

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Green Completes UM Degree after 30-Year Break

Oxford teaching assistant, breast cancer survivor receives bachelor's degree in university studies during the University of Mississippi's Commencement exercises last month.

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Study on Internships at UM Earns National Honors

University of Mississippi staff members Kristina Phillips and Jennifer Saxon have been honored with the "Dissertation of the Year" award by the National Society for Experiential Education.

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BGS Honor Grad Prepares for Career in Dentistry

She came to UM because of the community atmosphere she felt when visiting campus but stayed because of the opportunities to make a difference in the Ole Miss community and others around the world.

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UM English Students Explore Career Options with Alumni

UM English majors and minors had the unique opportunity to learn more about career options and job search advice during the "Next Chapters: Career Networking with English Alumni" event held April 11 and 12.

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Alumnus donates 1908 Railway Map to UM Oxford Train Depot

University of Mississippi alumnus Briggs Smith of Batesville and his wife Dot (center) donated a special piece of memorabilia to the historic UM Oxford Train Depot last week- a 1908 map of all train stops in Mississippi. 

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Online Faculty Receive Paragon Award for Excellence in Teaching

The University of Mississippi Office of Academic Outreach works to highlight faculty members who are crafting online classes around these criteria each year. Two faculty members share honor for 2018-19 year.

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Division of Outreach Earns Constant Contact All Star Award

Digital marketing is a highly competitive and valuable resource for corporations, organizations, and universities around the globe. UM’s Division of Outreach was recently honored for their successful efforts in the use of this medium.

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NY Attorney Richard Burke Honored for Mentoring UM Students

Since his graduation from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 1966, Richard A. Burke has had a heart for helping Ole Miss undergraduates and others achieve the American dream.

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Students Start Careers with Help from Internship Experience

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UM ‘Green is the New Pink’ for Young Environmentalists

2nd Year of Program looks to recruit 7-10th grade students to study local ecology. Students interested in participating ‘Green is the New Pink’ for Young Environmentalists are invited to apply online by Sept. 20.

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Former UM Students Find Pathway to College Degree

Police officers, pro football players, substitute teachers, stay-at-home moms and Nissan employees are just a few of the professionals who took part in a special event at the University of Mississippi.

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Local HR Professionals Excel in National Certification Exam

Human resource professionals in north Mississippi are increasing their knowledge and skills to help employers after participating in professional development course offered at the University of Mississippi.

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Two Grandmothers Receive UM's Highest Academic Honor

From 'I can't go back to school' to earning Taylor Medals, new graduates aim to make a difference. Both ladies' efforts are being honored this spring as recipients of 2018-19 Marcus Elvis Taylor Memorial Medals.

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Watch this short video. See what we're doing this summer.

From coding to cooking to Shakespeare. There are more than 40 one-week camps available. Check out the 2018 academic summer camps available at Ole Miss through the UM's Office of Pre-College Programs.

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Crutchfield Awarded UM Online Teaching Award

Each year the Office of Academic Outreach within the University of Mississippi’s Division of Outreach seeks to encourage and highlight faculty members’ contributions to online instruction...

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“Black Panther” Writer to Headline Annual MSPA Convention

The author of Marvel Comics’ graphic novel reboot “Black Panther” is the keynote speaker for the Mississippi Scholastic Press Association’s (MSPA) 2018 spring convention and awards ceremony.

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University Expands Summer Programs for K-12 Students

More than 40 one-week camps available, open house set for Feb. 27. You are invited to check out the 2018 academic summer camp opportunities available through the UM's Office of Pre-College Programs.

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Treat Your Valentine to UM Communiversity Classes

The University of Mississippi Communiversity program has a spring schedule full of noncredit courses sure to inspire. The lineup includes gardening, resume writing, personal safety and more...

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Academic Traveler Offering Sicilian Culinary Adventure

UM's Academic Traveler program is offering a unique gift idea this holiday season that will send participants off to bask in the Mediterranean sun while enjoying delightful cuisine and historic beauty.

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UM Youth Summer Camps Release 2018 schedule

OXFORD—The University of Mississippi Office of Pre-College programs wants to make holiday shopping easier this year by offering the gift of a fun, educational experience. Gift certificates are now available...

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New Program Engaging Students in Local Environmental Issues

OXFORD— Local students involved in the University of Mississippi’s “Green is the New Pink: Young Women Environmentalists in Action” program recently spent a Saturday testing and observing water sources and electrofishing...

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UM Students, Faculty Take Learning on the Road

Whether students are capturing biological field samples or capturing the essence of a culture, the eye-opening experience of experiential learning will be on full display through Study USA Wintersession 2018 classes.

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Division of Outreach Sets Open House to Show Off New Space

The division will open its doors for an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 9). Everyone is invited to come view the space, locate colleagues in their new offices and preview the available conference spaces.

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UM Offers Fall Rebel Quest Camp for First- through Sixth-Graders

OXFORD, Miss. – University of Mississippi faculty and staff looking for activities for their school-aged children during the week of fall break have a new option this year with the extension of the popular UM Rebel Quest camp.

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Students Share Experiences from NYC and D.C. Internships

The University of Mississippi Internship Experience Program, in its 10th year, helps make that move successful for students through career preparation and internship opportunities in New York and Washington, D.C.

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UM Communiversity Classes Help Locals Try Something New

What does learning to decorate a home like Joanna Gaines, spinning around the dance floor like your favorite “Dancing With The Stars” couple and decorating a cake like you’re a contender on “Cake Wars” have in common?

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UM Faculty, Students Prepare for Learning Adventures Across USA

This summer University of Mississippi students will be eyewitnesses to the raising of Tappan Zee bridge in New York City, meeting with Pulitzer Prize-winning staff at The Washington Post and visiting Google’s headquarters in California.

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About Outreach

The mission of the Division of Outreach and Continuing Education is to serve the University and the community by facilitating and providing high-quality learning experiences.

The Division values integrity, quality, and efficiency in the creation and implementation of innovative educational strategies to engage minds, to transform lives, and to serve others. We seek to inspire change and growth by building relationships and working collaboratively with University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and partners from the region, state, nation, and beyond.

Contact Outreach
(662) 915-7283

Fax: (662) 915-5138

Outreach Staff

outreach@olemiss.edu