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Nov
10

It’s a Great Day to be a Trojan!

The University of Mount Olive welcomed 75 potential students and their families for Open House on Friday, November 10.  “There was a good mix of high school seniors, juniors, and transfer students who are considering the University for their future educational endeavors,” said Director of Admissions Nicole Balsamello.  “Our entire campus took part in the […]

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Oct
27

God is Moving on the UMO Campus

October 27, 2023 Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE, NC – “Revival was just amazing!  I still have goosebumps,” said Andrew Cruse, a junior early childhood development major who was recently baptized during the University of Mount Olive’s fall revival.   “God is moving very strongly on our campus!”   The spiritual […]

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Sep
21

UMO Releases 2023 Homecoming Schedule

September 20, 2023 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive will celebrate its 2023 Homecoming weekend November 17-19. “Homecoming is always a great way to reconnect, rekindle old friendships, and revisit the growing UMO campus.  We can’t wait to welcome our alumni family home,” said Julie Graham, UMO […]

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Sep
19

Matthis to Head UMO School of Agriculture and Biological Sciences

September 19, 2023 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive (UMO) has announced that Dr. John Steven “Steve” Matthis will be the new Dean for the School of Agriculture and Biological Sciences (SABS). University of Mount Olive President Dr. H. Edward Croom said, “Steve will bring elevated […]

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Sep
15

UMO Students “Meet the Firms”

September 14, 2023  Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations  Article by: Macy Parkhurst, Student Intern  MOUNT OLIVE – The Tillman School of Business at the University of Mount Olive recently hosted “Meet the Firms,” an event aimed at introducing students to reputable accounting firms in the region.  Three different accounting firms from across the […]

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Sep
14

UMO Students Build and Test Prosthetic Hands

September 14, 2023 Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations Students in UMO’s Behavioral & Cognitive Neuroscience class recently had the opportunity to experience how the brain and body work together in day-to-day life. As part of their class project, students were organized into several groups and each group constructed a prosthetic hand.  The project […]

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Aug
22

Freshmen Encouraged to Let Their Lights Shine at UMO Convocation

Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive welcomed 342 new students to campus Friday, August 18. Faculty, staff, and student volunteers helped them move in.  Community organizations, businesses, and churches handed out bottled water, lemonade, donuts, Bibles, and coupons. “It is always great to have this connection […]

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Aug
02

Flores Counts Her Gains and Credits Her Losses

Contact: Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations Flores Counts Her Gains and Credits Her Losses MOUNT OLIVE, NC – Laura Michelle Flores has faced many obstacles in her 21 years.  Yet, every challenge and every setback has only seemed to motivate the quiet and reserved accounting student.  The only daughter of emigrant parents, Flores was […]

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