Author: Rhonda Jessup

Jun
23

Wells to Lead Advancement Program

June 23, 2023 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive has announced that Dr. Twyla Wells will head its Office of University Advancement. Wells will begin her role as Vice President for University Advancement on July 10.  Prior to joining UMO, she worked at Johnston Community College […]

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Jun
22

Students Intern at Research Station

June 22, 2023 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations CLINTON, NC – When Madelyn Slade and Matthew Johnson embarked on their college search, they shared a common goal: to find a university in North Carolina that would cater to their passion for agriculture. The University of Mount Olive (UMO) emerged as the ideal institution, […]

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Jun
14

Rector to Lead UMO Choral Program

FOR IMMEIDATE RELEASE June 14, 2023 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Holly Rector has been appointed as an Assistant Music Professor within the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Mount Olive.  She will replace outgoing faculty member Jonathan Saeger who has successfully led the University’s Choral Program […]

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Jun
06

What’s All the Buzz at UMO?

June 5, 2023 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – For centuries, humans have harnessed the power of bees for their honey, as well as for pollinating crops and commodities.  In recent years, however, bee populations have experienced a decline due to a variety of causes.   Great efforts have been undertaken to […]

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May
25

UMO Board Chair Appointed President and CEO of KS Bancorp, Inc.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2023 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations SMITHFIELD, N.C – KS Bancorp’s Board of Directors has appointed Earl W. Worley, Jr., President and CEO of KS Bancorp, Inc., the holding company of KS Bank, Inc. Worley currently serves as President and CEO of KS Bank and has 31 years of […]

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May
25

Honors Students Experience Unforgettable Journey to Greece

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Rhonda Jessup Director of Public Relations May 23, 2023 Article by Senior Nicole Solicito Every year, upper-level students in the University of Mount Olive’s Honors program take a weeklong international trip.  For months leading up to their departure, the students study the culture, history, and customs of the destination to better […]

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May
25

UMO’s Faculty Foster Transparency in Learning and Teaching

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2023 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive is committed to advancing student learning outcomes at all levels. At the institutional level, academic programs identify the knowledge, dispositions and skills that are critical for graduates of a program and utilize direct assessment […]

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May
23

UMO Wraps-up Third Annual Mock Trial Experience

May 3, 2023 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  MOUNT OLIVE – For the past three years, students within the University of Mount Olive’s criminal studies program put on an end-of year mock trial to test the skills they have gained throughout the year.   This year’s trial focused on the issues of fraud and […]

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