Carteret County Student Receives Award at University of Mount Olive

MOUNT OLIVE- Stephanie Davis of New Port received the M. L. Johnson Award at the annual awards event at University of Mount Olive.  Davis, a senior healthcare management major, began a career in healthcare 25 years ago as a laboratory technician.  She will begin pursuing an MBA this fall.
The M.L. Johnson Business Award is a scholarship in memory of M.L. Johnson (1916—1969) the first Treasurer/Business Manager of University of Mount Olive (1951 – 1961).  The scholarship is given to a rising senior selected by the business faculty for greatest promise in the field of business.
University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The College, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Goldsboro, Research Triangle Park, Washington and Jacksonville.  For more information, visit