Author: Grayson Morgan

Jul
08

Reardon Aspires to Make Meaningful Impact in Exercise Science

July 8, 2024 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  MOUNT OLIVE – University of Mount Olive senior Olivia Reardon is driven by inspiration from family, an inner longing to succeed, and a strong desire to help others.  An exercise and sport science major from Bayboro, NC, Reardon enrolled at UMO in August 2021.  She […]

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Jun
28

University of Mount Olive Student Spotlight on Katelyn Gregory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2024 Contact Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE, NC – University of Mount Olive Christian Studies major Katelyn Gregory, had always felt a deep connection to her faith, which guided her college selection process. “Although my parents begged me to apply to many more schools, I applied to […]

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Jun
24

Food Hub to Connect Producers and Wholesalers

Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations June 24, 2024 By Edward Olive, Director of the Lois G. Britt Agribusiness Center In March 2023, the University of Mount Olive (UMO) officially opened the NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission Agricultural Commodity Building at the George R. Kornegay, Jr. Student Farm. This 5,000-square-foot facility is equipped to […]

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Jun
17

UMO Librarian Pam Wood Has Sights Set on New Chapter

June 17, 2024 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE –University of Mount Olive Director of Library Services Pam Wood will check in her final book at Moye Library on June 30.  It will mark the end of a 55-year career at the institution that she has called her second home since 1966, […]

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Jun
11

UMO Accounting Major Josh Hernandez Excels Through Dedication and Perseverance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 11, 2024 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE –  The story of University of Mount Olive (UMO) accounting major Josh Hernandez is one of resilience, hard work, and a deep appreciation for the opportunities he has been given. A 2022 Southern Wayne High School graduate, Hernandez is on […]

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Jun
11

UMO Announces New Scholarship Fund from International Harvester Collectors

June 10, 2024 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive is announcing a new scholarship initiative established by the International Harvester Collectors Chapter 37. This scholarship fund aims to support students pursuing degrees in agriculture or closely related fields, furthering the mission of preserving the legacy and […]

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Jun
03

UMO Student Shares Insights about Travel Abroad Experience to London and Scotland

June 3, 2024 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Affairs By Lucy Hammock MOUNT OLIVE – As a sophomore English language and literature major, I have a natural interest in the United Kingdom, which is the provenance of the English language.  I was therefore excited to travel with UMO to London and Scotland.  From Myrtle […]

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May
28

Kaylynd Garner Fulfills Educational Goals through Online Format

May 28, 2024 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Topsail resident Kaylynd Garner completed her bachelor of arts degree in marketing from the University of Mount Olive (UMO) in April. She transferred to UMO in 2021 after earning her associate in arts from Cape Fear Community College. Encouraged by her mother, […]

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