On September 5, UM Stamps Scholars dined with Chancellor and First Lady Vitter, Provost Wilkin, SMBHC Dean Douglass Sullivan-González, and ONSA Director Tim Dolan. The Stamps Scholarship is the most generous, full-ride scholarship package at the University of Mississippi and is made possible by the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation.
Fourteen honors freshmen have received $434,000 from four of the university’s most distinguished scholarships. Read more here!
Chancellor and First Lady Vitter, DSG, and other UM administrators joined honors alumni for brunch at The National on Saturday, June 9.
The Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College Commissioning took place at the Ford Center on Friday, May 11, 2018. Before a packed house, Christopher Cross welcomed everyone, Seth Dickinson delivered the address, and Savannah Smith provided the charge. Meliah Grant served as Class Marshal. Paul Lee was awarded the Dean’s Prize for earning 70 honors hours–the […]
The sublime Nancy María Balach (left) stands with Dean Douglass Sullivan-González and Ava Street (SMBHC 19) at Carnegie Hall on the evening of the Chancellor’s Honors College Artist in Residence and Holder of the Lester G. Fant Chair BRUCE LEVINGSTON’s solo concert, featuring two world premieres of works by David T. Little and Price Walden, […]
Celebrating twenty years of the Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, DSG welcomed Jim Barksdale, who introduced the evening’s special guest, Fred Smith, founder and CEO of FedEx. A select number of honors students enjoyed dining with Jim and Donna Barksdale, Fred Smith and his daughter Samantha Smith, UM’s First Lady Sharon Vitter, Vice Chancellor for […]
Thanks to Chancellor and Mrs. Vitter’s hospitality to some of UM’s brightest minds! #stampsscholars Photo by Bill Dabney
On June 17, DSG, Associate Dean John Samonds, and Oliver Dinius, Director of the Croft Institute for International Studies, brunched with honors alumni and students at The Hamilton in Washington, D.C. L-R: Phillip Waller (SMBHC 15), Parker Wishak, Alicia Dixon (SMBHC 17), Kelly Kennedy (SMBHC 15), Stephen Worley (SMBHC 11), Jessica Moeller (SMBHC 10), Anna […]
We are grateful for our SMBHC alumni! Thanks to Chancellor and First Lady Vitter for joining us for brunch at The National in NYC on Saturday, June 10. We also thank Anna Smith and the Ole Miss Alumni Association for orchestrating this fun time! Front Row: Elam Miller (18), Sue Keiser, Penny Leeton. Second Row: […]
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 […]