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Nancy Van de Vate

VIDEO: Opera Theatre’s Hamlet World Premiere Adaptation is latest work by acclaimed UM alumna Nancy Van de Vate Nancy Van de Vate listens to the cast and orchestra during the sitzprobe, or seated rehearsal, in the Ford Center. APRIL 16, 2015 | BY CHRISTINA STEUBE The University of Mississippi Opera ...
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Class Explores ‘Race, Place & Space’

Students spend time learning from people who aren't like them April 16, 2015  |  By MICHAEL NEWSOM Professor Barbara Combs A University of Mississippi class explores the significance of "race, place and space" to modern identity formation by having students place themselves in the shoes of ...
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UM Chancellor Dan Jones, student Deterrian Shackelford and alumnus Darryail Whittington were named 2015 recipients fo the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award. Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Communications

D.T. Shackelford & Darryail Whittington Win 2015 Sullivan Awards

UM McLean Institute honors student-athlete and alumnus alongside Chancellor Dan Jones April 15, 2015 UM Chancellor Dan Jones, student Deterrian Shackelford and alumnus Darryail Whittington were named 2015 recipients of the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award. Photo by Robert Jordan/UM ...
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The Clarion Ledger: Elise Winter: A Lifetime of Giving

April 11, 2015 | Excerpts from Billy Watkins' story in The Clarion-Ledger Elise Winter will receive the 2015 Governor’s Initiative for Volunteer Excellence Lifetime Achievement Award for her work with Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area, which she founded 29 years ago. | Photo: The ...
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Mississippi Institute of Arts & Letters 2015 Awards

It is with great pleasure that the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters Board of Governors announces the following recipients for 2015 MIAL Awards: Fiction - Elizabeth Spencer, former creative writing teacher for the University of Mississippi Department of English, Starting Over Nonfiction - ...
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Nationally renowned artist William Dunlap brings exhibition to UM gallery

Oct 14 2014 | by Zoe McDonald Courtesy of The Daily Mississippian Meek Hall | PHOTO BY PAYTON TEFFNER/The DM Gallery 130 in the University of Mississippi Department of Art is hosting a nationally acclaimed artist for an exhibition and lecture. “Look at it/Think About it,” an exhibition of William ...
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Fellowship Gives Students Taste of Doctors’ Real-World Ethical Dilemmas

Dr. Didlake Emma Willoughby Undergraduate humanities students make the rounds at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, observing patients and physicians while getting an up-close look at emerging ethical issues in modern medicine. “The idea is to develop a population of humanities ...
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Healing Broken Hearts: Dr. James Cox

By Tina H. Hahn, courtesy of the Ole Miss Alumni Review  Photo by Jason Easterly, Narrative Image Photography Life magazine first offered James L. Cox (BS chemistry ’64) a glimpse of open-heart surgery. The photo of an operation being performed by Dr. Michael E. DeBakey so affected Cox—then a ...
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Dr. Primos in Haiti

Doctor’s Orders

Dr. Bill Primos Wise students will follow this doctor’s orders. “My advice to students is to decide what you really want to do and then do what it takes to achieve it,” said Dr. Bill Primos (BA zoology ’80, MD ’85). “Do not be concerned that the preparation and training may take a few more years ...
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Dr. Haynes

Alumni Profile: Dr. Demondes Haynes

Dr.  Demondes Haynes (BA biological science '95, MD '99) Read the full story by Annie Rhoades for the Alumni Association here>> Dr. Demondes Haynes (BA biological science '95, MD '99), program director for pulmonary and critical care fellowships at the University of Mississippi Medical ...
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