Author: Jennifer Merritt

Mar
12

Coronavirus Updates

(UPDATE JUNE 1, 2020) MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive Board of Trustees and administration met last week to finalize plans for the fall 2020 traditional seated semester in light of COVID-19. According to Interim President Dr. H. Edward Croom, the semester will begin on August 25, 2020 and go straight through to […]

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Mar
04

Dr. Edward Croom Appointed as Interim President of the University of Mount Olive

MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount Olive Board of Trustees announced today that Dr. David Poole has resigned from the University of Mount Olive effective February 27, 2020 to pursue new opportunities.  Earl W. Worley, Jr., Board Chair stated, “On the behalf the University, I would like to wish Dr. and Mrs. Poole the best […]

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Feb
18

UMO to Host Black History Month Event

MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount Olive (UMO) will host a Black History Month program in Rodgers Chapel on Monday, February 24, at 11 AM. The guest speaker will be Jerilyn Lee, creator of the renowned “Stories of the United States Colored Troops” Facebook page. Lee is a Mount Olive resident and UMO alumna. She [...]
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Nov
08

UMO to Host Soil Pioneer Gabe Brown

MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount Olive Agriculture Department will host guest speaker Gabe Brown on Monday, November 11, 2019.  The event will take place at 5:30 PM in Southern Bank Auditorium, located in Raper Hall. Brown is the owner of Brown’s Ranch located in Bismarck, North Dakota. He is one of the pioneers of […]

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Nov
07

UMO Theatre to Present Grinchy Holiday Tales

MOUNT OLIVE- The University of Mount (UMO) Theatre will present Grinchy Holiday Tales on Friday, November 22 and Saturday, November 23 at 7 PM, as well as Sunday, November 24, at 3 PM. The performances will be held in Hazel Waters Kornegay Assembly Hall. With a cast of characters pulled from beloved holiday classics, such […]

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