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Equity & Inclusion News

Chemistry professors Eden Tanner (right) and Jason Paris examine a vial of ionic liquid in Tanner's lab in Coulter Hall. The university has received an NSF Catalyst grant to support faculty gender equity and representation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. Photo by Srijita Chattopadhyay/ Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services

University Receives Funding to Promote Equity in STEM

Project part of NSF program to further gender equity in academia JANUARY 26, 2024 The National Science Foundation has awarded the University of Mississippi a grant to support research related to...
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University of Mississippi Grove Scholars

Grove Scholars Promotes Equity

Investments Sought to Expand Proven UM Program JANUARY 8, 2024 BY TINA H. HAHN/UM DEVELOPMENT The University of Mississippi Grove Scholars program — which helps Mississippians from underrepresented...
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music major Sarah Harmon

Sweet Treats Raise Awareness of Blindness and Vision Impairment

Music major partners with Ole Miss Dining to write on cookies in braille NOVEMBER 27, 2023 BY ERIN GARRETT Uniformed in a chef’s hat and jacket, University of Mississippi freshman Sarah Harmon sat at...
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Ole Miss 8 scholarship

University Honors Ole Miss 8 With Scholarships, Mentoring Program

53 years after expulsion, Ole Miss 8 commit to helping students achieve their dreams NOVEMBER 22, 2023 BY CLARA TURNAGE Eight Mississippi residents are the inaugural recipients of the University of...
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SUSAN BURTON

Criminal Justice Reform Activist Shares Inspirational Story

Burton featured at UM’s inaugural Dr. Jeanette Jennings Lecture Series on Oct. 26 OCTOBER 17, 2023 BY JONATHAN SCOTT Susan Burton, a visionary and inspirational leader of the criminal justice reform...
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