Hattiesburg, Miss., March 5, 2013 - The Greater Pinebelt Community Foundation’s Ann Morris Memorial Fund recently awarded $10,000 to the William Carey University Quality of Life Project, which pairs music therapy students with adults with intellectual developmental disabilities in activities designed to enrich their lives. The project has been in operation since August 2009.
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Hattiesburg, Miss., March 4, 2013 - William Carey University’s School of Education hosted the eighth annual Young Authors Celebration (YAC) on Friday, March 1. First to eighth graders from area schools were invited with their teachers and parents to attend this program. Special guest speaker this year was Robert St. John, owner of the Purple Parrot Café and Crescent City Grill, and writes a weekly column and several cookbooks.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 4, 2013 - William Carey University's newest commercial is airing on WDAM in the Hattiesburg market, WLOX on the Coast, Comcast in the Hattiesburg market, and Comcast in the Jackson market. To see the commercial, click on the link below.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 1, 2013 - Dr. Paul Cotten, professor of psychology at William Carey University, presented a lecture titled, “Mental Health Services: From Institutional to Deinstitutional” on Thursday, February 28 in the Lucile Parker Gallery at WCU. This lecture was one in the WCU’s University Lecture Series.
Hattiesburg, Miss., March 1, 2013 - The William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM) Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) is participating in a new volunteer project: leading residents of the Wesley Manor Retirement Community of Hattiesburg in an exercise program. Twice a month, WCUCOM SOMA members lead residents through a 30-minute routine.
Dean of the School of Nursing Announces Post-Master’s in HealthCare Simulation Education Program
March 1, 2013
Dr. Janet Williams, Dean of the Joseph and Nancy Fail School of Nursing, announced the establishment of the Healthcare Education Simulation program on the Hattiesburg campus. The first class will be admitted for the Fall 2013 term.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 27, 2013 -
Dr. Fred Luter, Jr., president of the Southern Baptist Convention, spoke at William Carey University’s chapel service in Smith Auditorium on February 27. A reception followed in the Lucile Parker Gallery.
Rev. Luter spoke with passion about the importance of renewing one’s mind so that they can stand strong against temptations, make wise decisions, and always remember what Christ did for them on the cross.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 27, 2013 - Auditions for cast and interviews with crew for the 38th season of Carey Dinner Theatre (CDT) are Saturday, March 23 beginning at 10 a.m. in the Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre on the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University.
CDT presents two musicals in June and July. Each member of the company, both performers and staff, is paid. The financial package includes salary, tips (company members serve during dinner), and housing.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 25, 2013 - The Department of Language and Literature at William Carey University hosted the annual Mississippi Philological Association (MPA) Conference on February 8-9. This year’s conference featured critical, creative, and pedagogical papers from scholars across the South.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 25, 2013 - The Lucile Parker Art Gallery at William Carey University will feature a watercolor exhibition by artist Paula Temple March 4-27. The opening reception will be in the gallery on March 19, from 5-6 p.m.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 25, 2013 - The William Carey University office of admissions will host Super Saturday for new students, both incoming freshmen and transfers, on March 2, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Students who have been approved for admission are invited to attend. Super Saturday gives students and their parents a glimpse into university life and offers information on admissions, financial aid, housing and student life.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 22, 2013 - Dr. Fred Luter, Jr., president of the Southern Baptist Convention, will speak at William Carey University’s chapel service on February 27. The service is at 9:20 a.m. in Smith Auditorium and the public is invited to attend.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 22, 2013 - Ashlee Arnau of Hattiesburg, a cheerleader and soccer player at William Carey University, nailed the half-court shot/ soccer style flip throw in at halftime of the WCU’s men’s basketball final home game against SSAC rival Auburn-Montgomery. Ashlee has been trying to sink the amazing half-court shot at every home game since Christmas, and she finally sank the shot during her last chance of the season.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 21, 2013 - William Carey University held a symposium for high school students interested in health care careers on February 20. Representatives from Jones County Junior College, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Pearl River Community College, University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMC), The University of Southern Mississippi, WCU, and WCU College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM) were present and led breakout sessions to present information about the programs they offer.
Hattiesburg, Miss., February 21, 2013 - Dr. Paul Cotten, professor of psychology at William Carey University, will present a lecture titled, “Mental Health Services: From Institutional to Deinstitutional” on Thursday, February 28, from 3- 4 p.m. in the Lucile Parker Gallery at WCU. This lecture in one in the WCU’s University Lecture Series.