- Alumnus Achieves Success on Capitol Hill
Stephen Worley is deputy communications director for the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee.
- UM Honors First Doctoral Recipient in English
Kenneth Holditch presents lecture at annual Faulkner conference
- Southern Living: 50 People Who Are Changing the South in 2015
Alumna Maude Schuyler Clay
- William Winter Documentary Wins Emmy
Film examines political life, achievements of former governor.
- Alumnus Is First Mississippian to Land German Chancellor Fellowship
Deeneaus Polk plans to to study workforce and vocational educational systems.
- Top New Business: Cotton’s Café Takes $10K Prize
Alumna Janet McCarty (BA art '14) won the AdvoCare Entrepreneur Challenge.
- Alumni Profile: Susan Carter Hall
The art history major parlayed her passion into a successful career.
- Moon Landing Scientist Speaks to Students
Josephine Howard offers problem-solving advice.
- Opera Theatre Presents World Premiere of ‘Hamlet, Prince of Denmark’
Adaptation is latest work by acclaimed alumna Nancy Van de Vate.
- The Clarion Ledger: Elise Winter: A Lifetime of Giving
The alumna (BA history, political science) received the 2015 Governor's Initiative for Volunteer Excellence (GIVE) Lifetime Achievement Award.
- Alumnus Leads Journal to Prestigious Nominations
W. Ralph Eubanks credits UM English faculty for his solid career foundation.
- D.T. Shackelford Wins 2014 Wuerffel Trophy
Linebacker Honored for Exceptional Community Service.
- Alumnus Honored by Navy for Science and Technology Achievements
Kerry Commander receives National Defense Industrial Association Bronze Medal.
- W. Ralph Eubanks Donates His Papers to UM Library
Author, editor, publisher adds to resources available in Archives and Special Collections.
- Alumni Greg Iles and ‘Natchez Burning’ at Off Square Books
The New York Times bestselling author signs his new book, “Natchez Burning,” on April 30 at 5:30PM.
- Greg Iles
Author of 13 New York Times Best Sellers, his novels have been made into films, translated into 20 languages, and published in 35 countries.
- Maj. Gen. James E. Donald
Recipient of the Bronze Star for his bold leadership as a task force commander with the 101st Airborne Screaming Eagles during Gulf War I and the UM Alumni Association Hall of Fame award, the highest annual alumni honor for outstanding contributions through good deeds, services, or contributions.
- W. Ralph Eubanks
Professor and author are just two of the many hats worn by the editor of the Virginia Quarterly Review and former Library of Congress director of publishing.
- Paul Sabbatini
The Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Deputy Physician-in-Chief for Clinical Research and medical oncologist leads a program seeking to improve treatments for ovarian cancer.
- Brittney Reese
Winner of the 2012 Olympic gold medal for the long jump, Reese became the first woman to win three straight World Championships in 2013.
- Thomas K. McCraw: Pulitizer Prize Winning Alumnus
The late Isidor Straus Professor of Business History at Harvard University won a Pulitzer Prize for his book Prophets of Regulation: Charles Francis Adams, Louis D. Brandeis, James M. Landis, and Alfred E. Kahn.
- Dr. Hannah Gay
B.A. biology and chemistry, ’76, University of Mississippi Medical Center associate professor of pediatrics and HIV specialist, named to TIME magazine's 100 most influential people for orchestrating a breakthrough in HIV treatment by treating a newborn with anti-HIV drugs hours after birth.
- Glen Ballard
The six-time Grammy® Award winner---one of popular music’s most accomplished producers/songwriters and arrangers---has sold more than 150 million records.