Author: Jennifer Merritt

May
04

UMO Alumnus Glenn M. McNeill, Jr. Shares Insights as Commander of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol

MOUNT OLIVE – Leading the most-highly recognizable law enforcement agency in the state is no small task.  As Commander of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol (NCSHP) University of Mount Olive (UMO) Alumnus Glenn M. McNeill, Jr. must set a positive example each and every day as he upholds the duties of his office, which […]

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May
01
Apr
30

Congratulations Graduates!

Congratulations University of Mount Olive May 2020 Graduates!! Even though we can't be together in person, we want to take this time to celebrate and honor you, your accomplishments, and your bright futures!!
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Apr
30

Keeping a Healthy Mental Perspective during COVID-19

University of Mount Olive Assistant Dean of Health Sciences and Associate Professor of Psychology by Dr. C. Ray Taylor shares insights on maintaining a healthy mental perspective during COVID-19. We have all been introduced to a new set of vocabulary that will not likely leave us too soon — shelter in place, flatten the curve, […]

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Apr
27

May 1st is Decision Day for College Students

MOUNT OLIVE-May 1st has long been known as “Decision Day” in the world of traditional higher education.  It is a national day of celebration for students who have decided on their college or university of choice. For many colleges and universities, it signals the deadline for students to pay enrollment deposits and commit to fall […]

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Apr
24

UMO’s Hunter Hall Earns National Designation

MOUNT OLIVE- University of Mount Olive senior agriculture production systems major Hunter Hall recently earned the prestigious of honor of being named an AmericanHort Scholar.  She was one of only six graduate and undergraduate students to earn the nationwide distinction.  The AmericanHort Scholars Program sets students in horticulture on a path to success by exposing […]

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Apr
23

Business Spotlight: UMO Alumnus and Vice President of Ormond Energy Jay Worley Shares His Secrets to Success

MOUNT OLIVE-The University of Mount Olive (UMO) has many successful alumni.  Princeton native and businessman Jay Worley is among those.  Worley obtained both his bachelor’s degree and his MBA from UMO.  He daily uses the knowledge and skills obtained from those degrees in his work with his family owned businesses, Ormond Oil and Gas Company […]

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Apr
20

UMO Accounting Professor Offers Personal Finance Advice during Pandemic

MOUNT OLIVE  – University of Mount Olive (UMO) Accounting Professor Ryan Douglas wrote the following article that includes tips and suggestions for managing personal finances during COVID-19 and beyond. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has introduced everyone to many problems not only for their health, but for their finances as well. Businesses are closing, the stock […]

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