Author: Macy Parkhurst

Nov
29

UMO to Hold December Graduation 

November 29, 2023  Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive will hold its fall Commencement on Saturday, December 9, at 10 AM in the George & Annie Dail Kornegay Arena. Approximately 280 students will be graduated.    The platform party will include UMO President Dr. H. Edward Croom, […]

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Nov
15

University of Mount Olive Celebrates Founding, Presents Award

November 15, 2023 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive celebrated 72 years of Christian higher education on Tuesday with its annual Founders Day service held in Southern Bank Auditorium.  The guest speaker at this year’s service was UMO Professor of History Dr. Alan K. Lamm. Lamm […]

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Oct
13

UMO Annual Alumni Golf Tournament Set for November 17 

October 11, 2023  Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive will hold its Annual Alumni Golf Tournament on Friday, November 17, at Southern Wayne Country Club. Lunch, which will be provided, is set for 11 AM, with tee times set for noon.  The cost to play is […]

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Oct
13

UMO Revival October 23-24 

October 13, 2023  Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  Article by: Macy Parkhurst, Student Intern   MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive fall Revival will take place at 7 PM on October 23 and 24 in Rodgers Chapel. The event will feature Nike Peele, Campus Pastor at NC State and founder of Ignite […]

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Oct
13

UMO Ceramics Show Opens and Continues Through October 29 

October 13, 2023  Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive recently held the opening for its first annual Ceramics Show entitled, “A Celebration of Creativity and Craftsmanship.” Faculty, staff, students, and community members came out to peruse the displays, talk with the artists, and purchase some of […]

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Oct
13

Never Say, “Never” 

October 11, 2023 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations WILMINGTON – Her signature blue hair may be the first thing you notice about Taylor Redman, but it certainly will not be the most memorable.    Redman grew up in the small town of Tarboro, NC.  There were 29 people in her graduating class at Edgecombe […]

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Oct
13

UMO Students Explore Opportunities with Atlantic Casualty Insurance Company

October 11, 2023  Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  Article by: Macy Parkhurst, Student Intern  GOLDSBORO – Students from the University of Mount Olive’s Tillman School of Business recently visited Atlantic Casualty Insurance Company headquarters in Goldsboro. The event provided students with real-world insights into the insurance industry.  Students were able to engage with […]

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