William Carey News

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Auditions for cast and interviews for crew positions for the 40th season of William Carey University’s Carey Dinner Theatre (CDT) will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 21 in the Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre on the Hattiesburg campus.
CDT presents two musicals in June and July. Each member of the company is paid. The financial package includes salary, tips from serving during dinner and housing.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
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 or rent one for $10.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Latrina G. McClenton of Terry, a student in the William Carey University nursing education and administration doctoral program, was recently awarded the Betty Dickson Health Policy Award by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation.
The purpose of the Health Policy Award is to increase the number and quality of registered nurses trained in health policy at the state and national level. McClenton will receive up to $2,000 in expense reimbursement in order to attend a national health policy meeting and conference of her choosing.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Two William Carey University theatre majors received awards at the recent Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in Albany, Ga.
Friday, February 13, 2015
William Carey University students, employees and their families are benefiting from the services of an on-campus osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) clinic operated by faculty members from the College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Students, faculty and staff members from the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine recently attended the Osteopathic Medical Conference and Exposition in Seattle.
Friday, February 13, 2015
A stereotypical New Year’s resolution is becoming a reality at the William Carey University Tradition campus in Biloxi as a new fitness and wellness program has been established to benefit campus employees and students.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
The Southern Strings Dulcimer Festival and Deep South Dulcimer Championship will be held on the William Carey University Hattiesburg campus Thursday through Saturday, February 19-21.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Monday, February 9, 2015
Alexis Cates, a fourth-year student in the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine from Mandeville, La., was recently awarded the Nichols LEAD Scholar Award by the American Osteopathic Foundation.
The Nichols LEAD Scholar Award, given to an osteopathic medical student whose leadership, excellence, achievement and dedication are proven in the classroom and community, includes a $1,000 cash gift and honors Dr. Karen J. Nichols, the first female president of the American Osteopathic Association.
Friday, February 6, 2015
The William Carey University Winters School of Music and Ministry Studies hosted two performances of “Walk With Me: The Sixteenth Street Bombing” in Smith Auditorium on the Hattiesburg campus on February 5.
“Walk With Me,” presented by the Walk With Me Foundation of Florence, Ala., is a musical narrative commemorating the 50th anniversary of the bombing of Birmingham’s Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, which occurred on September 15, 1963. The bombing resulted in the death of four girls and injured 22 others.