William Carey News
Scholarship awards were presented to William Carey University students during the 26th annual Small Business Leadership Award Luncheon on May 4 at Southern Oaks House and Gardens. Pictured (from left) are Dr. Cheryl Dale, dean of the WCU School of Business; Justin Johnson of Ocean Springs, recipient of the School of Business Scholarship; Lauren Nicole Lee of Hattiesburg, recipient of the Richard “Pepper” Jones Endowed Scholarship; and Colby Alan Culbertson of Brookhaven, recipient of the School of Business Scholarship.
The College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2019 hosted the annual memorial service to honor those who donated their bodies to medical science and for study in the college’s Ross Anatomy Wing. The memorial was held on April 29 at Bass Memorial Chapel on the Hattiesburg campus. During the service students from the class discussed the necessity of the practical study of anatomy and the selflessness of the donors. Pictured (from left) are Heath Broussard, class council vice president; Loren Touma, Student Government Association president-elect and class council president; Dr.
William Carey University presented Dr. Benjamin Waddle an award in recognition of nearly 50 years of service at WCU. The award was presented during the Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony on April 9 at Southern Oaks House and Gardens. Dr. Waddle began his career at William Carey College in 1967 as the health and physical education department chair. He also served as athletic director from 1975-1983. This fall he will begin his 50th year as a professor at William Carey. “Dr.