UM literacy teacher Angie Caldwell has played a key role in the partnership between the Center for Excellence in Literacy Instruction and Dundee Elementary School in Tunica. Photo by Nathan Latil/Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services
OXFORD, Miss. – The University of Mississippi Center for Excellence in Literacy Instruction is celebrating its 11th school year of successful partnership with Dundee Elementary School in Tunica.
Each year, CELI literacy specialists work with Dundee faculty to ensure the more than 200 students at the P-5 school are proficient readers by the end of third grade. Throughout the [...]
The 2019 cohort of the Mississippi Excellence in Teaching Program at UM is (front row, from left): Emily Smith, ThiCat Vu, Addison Phelps, Mary Kellum, Shelby Phillips, Erin Brechtel, Katherine Clark, Sadie Stocks and Hannah Davis; (middle row) Celia Hunt, Camryn Long, Matthew Jalufka, Anna Robinson, Raegan Gourley, Taylor Swartz, Caroline Cross, Hailey Hamil, Kylie Scott and Savannah Armistead; and (back row) Madelyn Solari, Holly Gardner, Lauren Fiedler, Charles Deaton, Sebastian Mink, Chloe Crane, Kathleen Tune, Eleanor Perkins and Jordan White. Photo by Thomas Graning/Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services
OXFORD, Miss. – The University of Mississippi has welcomed [...]
The University of Mississippi's permanent endowment grew in its latest fiscal year to an all-time high, thanks to generous support from private donors. Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Digital Imaging Services
OXFORD, Miss. – The University of Mississippi's permanent endowment grew in its latest fiscal year to an all-time high of $715 million, thanks in part to the seventh consecutive year of new gifts of $100 million or more.
Private support totaled more than $115.8 million from 30,332 donors, giving the university essential resources to continue providing exceptional experiences for students, faculty, researchers, health care [...]