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Oxford Mural on The Square. Photo by Logan Kirkland/ Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services
College of Liberal Arts students Sophia Fosdick, left, Cayla Hari and Weston Liefer chat at the Phi Mu fountain in the Quad.  Photo by Kevin Bain/University Communications Photography.
Images around the Oxford Square and Oxford for admissions post card. Photo by Logan Kirkland/ Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services
Campus Scenes; Ventress Hall framed by flower blooms in the Circle. Photo by Logan Kirkland/ Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services


David Rutherford, associate professor of public policy leadership, has been named this year's Distinguished Teaching in Higher Education by the National Council for Geographic Education. Rutherford, who joined the Ole Miss faculty in 2007, strives to give students geospatial perspectives to understand political and societal shifts around the world. Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services

Professor Recognized for Geographic Teaching Excellence

David Rutherford named national council’s teacher of the year NOVEMBER 7, 2023 BY EDWIN B. SMITH The National Council for Geographic Education has honored David Rutherford, associate professor...
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Original Library Collection Provides Insights Into UM’s Early Days

Archivist working on project ahead of University Libraries’ anniversary next year NOVEMBER 9, 2023 BY STAFF REPORT A celebration of the University of Mississippi‘s 175th anniversary this month...
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Military Times

UM Rated No.1 ‘Best for Vets’ University in the SEC, Top 5 Nationally

UM reaches record high in Military Times’ university rankings NOVEMBER 8, 2023 BY CLARA TURNAGE For the first time, the Military Times has listed the University of Mississippi No. 1 in the...
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Madeleine Dotson

Two UM Students, One Graduate Named Rhodes and Marshall Finalists

Three selected to final round of interviews for prestigious scholarships NOVEMBER 9, 2023 BY CLARA TURNAGE Two University of Mississippi students and one recent graduate have been named as finalists...
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Miral al-Tahawy

The Art of Sorrow Is Topic of University’s 62nd Longest Lecture

Celebrated writer to discuss love poetry NOVEMBER 6, 2023 BY STAFF WRITER Award-winning Egyptian creative writer Miral al-Tahawy will present “The Art of Sorrow: On Collecting Bedouin Women’s Love...
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