Students from Barksdale Fellow Ashleen Williams’ Hon 102 classes enjoyed a full spread of Ethiopian food at Derae Restaurant in Memphis. Derae offered a full menu, complete with desserts and tea, and taught the students how to eat the food. The students seemed to enjoy the goat meat the best. Thanks to Williams for encouraging […]
Senior SMBHC students Heather Poole and Sarah Sutton presented posters at “Posters in the Rotunda” in Jackson, Mississippi, on March 23, 2017. Keller, Texas native Heather Poole presented Improving Health of Rural Mississippians through Farmers’ Markets. Heather will graduate in May with a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Her faculty mentor is Dr. David H. […]
Congratulations to the honors students selected to participate in the Clinical Shadowing Program this summer at UMMC: Mary Grace Bass, Alex Fratesi, Ty Higginbotham, Mikayla Johnson, Sam Palmer, Will Rieger, Will Sistrunk, and Adryanna Tucker. The students will participate with rising M2s in one or two 2-week shadowing rotations in Anesthesia, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, […]
SMBHC senior Olivia Davis has been awarded a 2017 Fulbright US Student Program English Teaching Assistantship to Greece. Olivia was born in Montgomery, Alabama, but grew up in different cities and states throughout the south and went to high school in Jackson, Mississippi. She will graduate this May with a bachelor’s degree in English, with […]
Last night’s Honors Convocation with Live Cinema, Rooftop Films and Bruce Levingston wowed our brains and pressed our hearts! THANK YOU to those in attendance last night; you are the core and light of the SMBHC! Fascinated by Brent Green’s words? Explore his narration writings by clicking here. Discover more about Sam Green here. Check […]
The Barksdale is an award of $5,000 to enable students to undertake projects they have dreamed up, planned out in some detail, and now are ready to implement on their own, if they just had some money to make it happen. That’s why our single criterion is “Make us jealous.” The chance to fulfill a […]
The Fall 2017 honors course listing can be viewed here. Course descriptions for many of the Fall 2017 honors courses can be found here.
Congratulations to the students accepted for admission for Fall 2017! This impressive group averages a 31 on the ACT and have an average high school GPA of 3.97. They hail from 32 states and 4 foreign countries. A reminder that you have until May 1 to accept or decline the offer of admission by logging […]
Don’t miss the Honors Spring Convocation on Wednesday, March 8th, at 7pm!
Congratulations to SMBHC sophomore Blair Wortsmith, who was crowned the 2017 Ole Miss Most Beautiful at the Parade of Beauties pageant on February 1.