Oct
11

Author Kathy Izard to Visit UMO

MOUNT OLIVE-Award winning Author Kathy Izard is scheduled to visit the University of Mount Olive campus on October 18, at 2:30 PM.  Izard will meet with students in the Hennessee Room, located in the Lois K. Murphy Regional Center, to discuss her book, The Hundred Story Home, which was UMO’s 2021 Common Read book selection. […]

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Oct
11

Countdown to College

October 11, 2021 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Every October the College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) hosts a “NC Countdown to College” event to help students focus on their college applications in an efficient way. This month-long event provides resources for students to better navigate the path to college […]

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Oct
06

Carolina Sound Performs at Harrells Christian Academy

October 07, 2021 Contact:    Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE-Carolina Sound, a premier acapella group from the University of Mount Olive, recently performed during Harrells Christian Academy’s middle and upper school chapel service. Spiritual Life Director Steve Le Roux said, “It was a tremendous honor to have Carolina Sound perform at Harrells Christian […]

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Oct
06

Taking a Bite Out of Crime

October 20, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations Members of the Craven County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit visited campus on Monday, October 4 as part of the CJC 355 class.  They preformed drug and article searches, firearm identification, and bite work.  The students asked a lot of relevant questions, with may of them […]

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Sep
27

UMO to Hold Fall Band Concert

September 27, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Join the University of Mount Olive Symphonic Band and Jazz Band for a concert on Thursday, October 14 at 7 PM in the Hazel Waters Kornegay Assembly Hall. Due to COVID-19, band rehearsals have looked and sounded different during the past year and […]

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Sep
27

UMO and WCC Sign Articulation Agreement

September 16, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive and Wayne Community College have partnered to ease students’ transition between their degree programs. The two signed an “articulation agreement” titled “UMO Promise” on September 9, 2021. It is designed to “enhance educational opportunities and facilitate a […]

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Sep
23

UMO Prays for Campus, Community, and Nation

On Wednesday, September 22, the University of Mount Olive observed the National See You at the Pole event. Students gathered in prayer around the flagpole located near the Henderson building. Prayers were lifted regarding the campus, the community, and the nation. The atmosphere was filled with love and gratitude. Additional prayers were lifted in regards […]

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Sep
23

UMO Creates $1 Million Nursing Simulation Lab

September 21, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive has a brand new, state-of-the-art Nursing Simulation Laboratory or sim lab for short.  The lab will be part of a new pre-licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program that, once approved by the NC Board […]

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