May
25

Flock Over to UMO for Poultry Primer Day Camp

May 25, 2022 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Birds of a feather flock together, or so the saying goes.  This summer, high school aged students interested in learning more about the poultry industry as a potential major and/or career option, should flock on over to the University of Mount Olive […]

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May
25

UMO Honors Students Experience Culture and Customs in Ecuador

May 25, 2022 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – Eight students and six chaperons from the University of Mount Olive Honors program recently took an eight-day trip to the central and eastern regions of Ecuador. Nicole Solicito, an education major from New York, said, “This wasn’t just a trip to a […]

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May
23

UMO Students Travel to Costa Rica

May 23, 2022 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive Student Activities Office recently took a group of students on an 11-day tour of Costa Rica.  The culturally enriching experience included tours in the capital city of San Jose and more rural coastal towns, such as Puerto […]

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May
11

UMO Students Participate in Mock Trial Experience

May 11, 20201 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE- Sixteen University of Mount Olive criminal justice students recently developed a fictitious murder case, and then tried the defendants during a mock trial. “They started out with a skeleton fact pattern, conducted interviews around campus with professors and administration to learn more about […]

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May
10

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations   Students Receive Awards at University of Mount Olive MOUNT OLIVE – Several students were recognized for their achievements at the University of Mount Olive’s Annual Awards Ceremony.  Among those receiving awards were: Rachel Gray of Stony Point, NC received the Agribusiness Student of the […]

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Apr
25

Art Project Depicts Scriptural Message

April 25, 2022 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  MOUNT OLIVE – Six students from the University of Mount Olive’s Art 166 course spent the spring semester working on a public work of art which will be displayed in the Jean F. Ackiss Prayer Garden located inside the Glover Center for Religious Studies on […]

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Apr
25

UMO to Graduate 300 Saturday

MOUNT OLIVE –The University of Mount Olive will graduate approximately 300 students Saturday at 10 AM in George & Annie Dail Kornegay Arena. The platform party will include UMO President H. Edward Croom, UMO Board Chair Earl Worley, UMO Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Todd Telemeco, and UMO Alumni Association Vice President Julie Graham. […]

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Apr
25

The Arboretum at UMO…A Hidden Gem in Wayne County

April 25, 2022 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  The University of Mount Olive is known for many things.  Academic excellence and award winning athletics top the list.  However, a lesser known marvel lies on the south side of campus.  Just past the soccer field and the tennis courts is the entrance to what […]

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