2015-04-02 18:15:00 to 2015-04-29 21:00:00

The undergraduate and graduate student art exhibition will hang in the Sarah Gillespie Museum of Art, April 2 - 29, 2015.  The exhibit will feature students studying art on the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University.  The Sarah Gillespie Museum of Art is located on the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University. It is open Monday - Friday, 1:00 - 4:00 pm, or by appointment.  Call Pam Shearer, museum curator, at (601) 318-6542 for more information.

2015-04-19 05:15:00 to 2015-04-26 04:45:00

National Osteopathic Medicine (NOM) week brings the osteopathic profession together to focus on one common goal – to increasing awareness of osteopathic medicine and Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) in communities across the country.

April 17, 2015  Research Symposium, Kresge & Glass Rooms, Thomas Business Building, 8 – 5:00 pm.  Scheduled Events:

                12:00 – 1:00 pm    Welcome and keynote speaker, Stephanie S. Jeffery

                1:00 – 2:00 pm        Poster Presentations

                2:00 – 2:30 pm        speaker – WCUCOM, Dr. Italo Subbarao

                2:30 – 3:00 pm        speaker – Biology, Dr. Tyler Hodges

                3:00 – 3:30 pm        speaker – Nursing, Dr. Maude McGill

Monday, April 20, 2015   WCUCOM Open House, 4:30 - 6:30 pm.

April 20 – 24, 2015   National ShaDO Week – for pre-med students interested in exploring osteopathic medicine.            

Thursday, April 23, 2015   12 – 1:00 pm, Mississippi Assurance Presentation by Dr. Todd Savell and Dr. Robert M. Jones, COM Lecture Hall 2

Monday, April 27, 2015      12 – 1:00 pm, “Climbing the Mountain of Medical Education” by Dr. Robert G. Good, COM Lecture Hall 2       

2015-04-21 00:00:00 to 2015-04-25 20:30:00

Guitar Festival April 20 – 25 2015, William Carey University, Hattiesburg campus

All events are open to the public.

Monday, April 20, 7:00 pm, Bass Memorial Chapel, Free Admission
David and Jessica Bryan, Guitar and Voice Faculty Recital
Featuring pieces for voice and guitar by J. Rodrigo, H. Villa-Lobos, and Gwyneth Walker

Tuesday, April 21, 7:00 pm, Smith Auditorium of Thomas Fine Arts Center, Free Admission
Guitar Ensemble with special guests, WCU String Orchestra
An exciting program with hymns, contemporary songs, Spanish and classical pieces arranged for 16 guitars
Featuring Concerto in G Major for two Mandolins by A. Vivaldi with soloists, Chase Freeman and Daniel Torres

Wednesday, April 22, 6:00 pm, Recital Hall of Thomas Fine Arts Center
Guitar Masterclass with Mr. Patrick Kerber
Featuring the guitar students of WCU.

Thursday, April 23, 7:00 pm, Bass Memorial Chapel, Free Admission
Mr. Patrick Kerber, Guest Artist Recital
Featuring his original composition, Mississippi Suite

Friday, April 24, 7:00 pm, Common Grounds Coffee Shop, Free Admission
All Styles Guitar Night
Singer/Songwriter, Jazz, Classical, etc.

Saturday, April 25, 8:30 – 3:30 pm, Thomas Fine Arts Building, $15 per person for the workshop
Workshop Guitar Workshop
Featuring classes and sessions on guitar for worship
Worship led by Restoration Band

For more information, Contact David Bryan at


2015-04-23 14:30:00

The William Carey University Theatre will host professional puppeteer Peter Zapletal and Puppet Arts Theatre's production of "The Adventures of the Peach Boy" at 9:30 am on Thursday, April 23 in Smith Auditorium, Thomas Fine Arts Center on the Hattiesburg campus.  One of the the most popular children's stories in Japan, "The Adventures of the Peach Boy" is a folk take meant to educate and build character.  It tells the story of Momotaro, a boy born from a peach, and his adventures with his friends, the Dog, the Monkey and the Pheasant. Tickets are $3 and can be purchased at the Smith Auditorium before the show.  The box office will be open from 8:30 - 9:30 in the lobby of Thomas Fine Arts Center.  The performance is funded in part by grants from the Arts Commission and the JASMIS Foundation.

2015-05-06 05:15:00 to 2015-05-13 04:45:00

During National Nurses Week and throughout the year, the American Nurses Association (ANA) is proud to celebrate the role nurses play in delivering the highest level of quality care to their patients. The 2015 National Nurses Week theme "Ethical Practice. Quality Care." recognizes the importance of ethics in nursing and acknowledges the strong commitment, compassion and care nurses display in their practice and profession.  The theme is an important part of ANA's 2015 Year of Ethics outreach to promote and advocate for the rights, health and safety of nurses and patients.

2015-05-15 14:30:00

William Carey University will have four commencement ceremonies in Smith Auditorium of Thomas Fine Arts Center on the Hattiesburg campus. The schedule is below.

Friday, May 15:

7:00 pm  Graduate School Commencement of Hattiesburg campus students

Saturday, May 16:

9:30 am Undergraduate Commencement of Hattiesburg campus students  -  School of Arts and Letters, School of Nursing, School of Natural and Behavioral Sciences

1:00 pm Undergraduate Commencement of Hattiesburg campus students  -  School of Business, School of Education, School of Music and Ministry Studies

4:00 pm Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement of Tradition campus students

Saturday, May 23:

10:00 am Commencement of the second class of the WCU College of Osteopathic Medicine

 For more information, call the Office of the Registrar at (601) 318-6195.

2015-06-15 14:00:00 to 2015-06-19 17:00:00

The William Carey University School of Music and Ministry is hosting the third annual "My First String Camp at Carey" from June 15 - 19 at the Hattiesburg campus.  The camp, a part of the FestivalSouth activities conducted in the Pine Belt area, offers Suzuki and elementary string classes for children from first to sixth grades in instruments including the violin, viola, cello and bass. No prior experience is necessary.  Students can bring their own instruments of rent one for $10. The registration deadline for the camp is June 5. The cost is $150. A $75 scholarship is available for students in the Hattiesburg Public School District.  For more information or to register, call the School of Music and Ministry at 601-318-6175 or email Daniela Pardo at

2015-07-20 13:00:00 to 2015-07-24 22:00:00

Join singer/actors from around the south for a week of intense musical theatre training experience that will include individual voice lessons for music theatre taught by WCU voice/musical theatre faculty, dance and stage movements, show and set design, and technical theatre.  Individual, duo and large group musical theatre presentations culminating in a live performance at Smith Auditorium in Thomas Fine Arts Center on the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University.   Open to students who have completed 9th - 12th grade or one year of community college.  Contact the School of Music at (601) 318-6175 for more information.