Jul
20

Michael Martin Memorial Golf Tournament Set for August 19

July 20, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations Michael Martin Memorial Golf Tournament Set for August 19 MOUNT OLIVE- The Michael Martin Memorial Golf Tournament sponsored by Friendly Mart will be held on Thursday, August 19, at the Southern Wayne Country Club. This will be the 35th year the tournament has been held.  […]

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Jul
15

University of Mount Olive to Offer In-person MBA Program at JCC

July 15, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Starting in August, the University of Mount Olive will offer an in-person Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at Johnston Community College’s Smithfield campus.  The eight-week courses will be taught on Tuesday evenings from 6 to 9 PM.  According to Dr. Kathy […]

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Jul
14

High School Students Attend SAE Institute at UMO

July 14, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE- Thirteen high school students from across the state of North Carolina gathered at the University of Mount Olive (UMO) July 13-15 for the 2021 NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) Institute.  Students from Duplin, Greene, Johnston, Lenoir, Lincoln, Sampson, Wake, […]

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Jul
12

New Board Members Appointed

July 12, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive has appointed five new Board of Trustee members:  Pam Hardison Braxton, Paula Coates, Sylvia Herring, Borden Franklin “Frankie” Howell, Jr, and Robert Wilkerson. The University of Mount Olive Board of Trustees is the University’s governing body, and […]

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Jul
08

UMO Student Selected to Participate in Crop Science Institute

July 8, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Qudre Joyner of Colerain, NC has been chosen to participate in the AFA Crop Science Institute in Raleigh from July 18-20.  Joyner is a senior crop science major at the University of Mount Olive. The AFA Crop Science Institute brings up to […]

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Jul
08

Adrianna Zepeda Advises Students to Take a Leap of Faith and Work Hard

July 08, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Adrianna Zepeda of Mount Olive grew up humble and appreciative.  She is quiet and reserved, and can be described as more of a listener than a conversationalist.  Anyone that knows Zepeda, knows she is a selfless person, always willing to help others.  […]

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Jul
06

UMO Expands Offerings for Adult Students

July 6, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – With more and more adult students seeking to expand their workplace versatility and earning potential, the University of Mount Olive has recently added a new degree to its arsenal of online degree programs.  The new bachelor of arts degree in English has […]

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Jul
01

Gainey Chosen as University of Mount Olive Adjunct of the Year

July 1, 2021 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE –Dr. Paul Gainey, Allied Faculty within the University of Mount Olive’s Department of Arts and Education, has been named the 2021 UMO Adjunct of the Year.  The award is given in appreciation to an adjunct faculty member who exemplifies devotion above and beyond […]

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