Don’t miss the Honors Spring Convocation on Wednesday, March 8th, at 7pm!
Twenty-six groups of honors freshmen convened at the Jackson Center on February 4 to share their videos of the interviews they conducted and the adventures they experienced while traveling coast to coast to answer the 2017 Freshman Ventures question: What does the majority owe the minority? Two groups won Best Presentation and next year will […]
The second annual #hocofo was a success! Over 1,000 students danced the night away at The Lyric on February 3.
For the first time, honors wintersession experiences were offered through the Department of Outreach and Continuing Education. Students learned delicious recipes and cooked a whole hog with Chef John Currence. Blacksmith Andy Waller shared his expertise with a select number of students. David Howorth taught honors students–and two honors staff members!–the basics of Bridge.
Several SMBHC juniors recently traveled to Boston to interview professionals in their fields of interest and to gather information for their honors theses. Photos courtesy of Tousley Leake (SMBHC 18)
Rising SMBHC juniors and seniors may apply to the Summer 2017 Clinical Shadowing Program, an opportunity to observe physicians in a clinical environment at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Read more about this program. The application deadline is February 15, 2017.
Some of our new SMBHC scarves are traveling the world! In November, Dr. Dan O’Sullivan delivered a series of lectures on medieval French, language teaching and the HON 101/102 curriculum at the North Kazakhstan State University in Petropavlosk, Kazakhstan. He is pictured here with a student and two faculty wearing the SMBHC scarves Dr. O’Sullivan gave […]
On November 10, 2016, Chancellor Vitter shows off his Sugar Bowl ring while addressing a packed house during his Investiture as the Chancellor of the University of Mississippi. The SMBHC faculty, staff and students congratulate Dr. Vitter on becoming the 17th Chancellor. We look forward to many years working alongside him!
Bruce Levingston, the Chancellor’s Honors College Artist-in-Residence, is the inaugural recipient of the Lester Glenn Fant Chair. Read about Levingston’s new, additional title as well as the Fant family’s generosity here. Lester “Ruff” Fant III (left) with Bruce Levingston Photo by Robert Jordan/UM Communications
Check out the UM Alumni Association’s website to purchase a brand new SMBHC scarf! Photos by Robert Jordan