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William Carey News

Monday, July 8, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., July 8, 2013 - Carey Dinner Theatre (CDT) will present the jukebox musical “Route 66” July 9-20. Performances are in the Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre on the Hattiesburg campus of William Carey University.

Monday, July 8, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., July 8, 2013 - William Carey University hosted the four-day Mississippi Baptist All-State Youth Choir and Orchestra (MBASYC&O) camp June 10 – 13, as well as the Mississippi Baptist Convention HeartSong Camp June 25-28. Both were held on the Hattiesburg campus.

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., July 2, 2013 - Dr. Suzanne Carreker, a certified academic language therapist and a master instructor at Neuhaus Education Center (NEH) in Houston, Texas, spoke to students in William Carey University’s Master of Education in Dyslexia Therapy program on June 28 in Fairchild Hall. Dr. Carreker wrote Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills, which is the primary curriculum used by the WCU students in the dyslexia program. The program is brand new, and the inaugural cohort of 24 students just finished their first two classes, taught by Dr.

Friday, June 21, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., June 24, 2013 - Paul Harbin, former coach for the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Blazers women’s soccer team, led a women’s residential soccer camp for girls ages 13-18 at William Carey University June 18-21. Harbin, along with a staff of soccer coaches, worked with approximately 145 girls throughout the week, challenging them to improve their skills and build confidence in themselves and their abilities.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., June 19, 2013 -

William Carey University has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Robert M. Hearin Foundation in support of the Ph.D. in Nursing Education and Administration program, which was implemented in the Fall of 2012. The Ph.D. program was designed to prepare professional nurse scholars to assume leadership and upper-level management roles in nursing education programs or health care organizations.
 

Friday, June 14, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., June 14, 2013 - The 2013 Bobby Halford Baseball Day Camp was held this week, June 10-14, at William Carey University’s Kennedy Sports Complex, allowing young players, ages 7-12, to improve their skills and learn new techniques. The camp was being instructed by WCU Head Baseball Coach Bobby Halford along with Ben Smith, assistant coach, and Matt Carter, graduate assistant.

Friday, June 14, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., June 14, 2013 - The 2013 William Carey University Softball Day Camp was held this week, June 11-13, at Carey’s Kennedy Sports Complex, allowing girls of all ages to learn new techniques and practice their game. The camp was instructed by WCU Head Softball Coach Wendy Hogue along with Assistant Coach Craig Fletcher and a group of current and former Carey softball players.

Friday, June 7, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., June 7, 2013 - William Carey University officials held groundbreaking ceremonies for Phase IV of the College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM) complex and the Carey Chapel on Thursday, June 6. Phase IV of the WCUCOM will be the 7379-square-foot Anatomy Building, which will cost $1,324,500 and will provide medical students with increased space for laboratory work.

Friday, June 7, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., June 7, 2013 - William Carey University officials held groundbreaking ceremonies for Phase IV of the College of Osteopathic Medicine (WCUCOM) complex and the Carey Chapel on Thursday, June 6. Phase IV of the WCUCOM will be the 7379-square-foot Anatomy Building, which will cost $1,324,500 and will provide medical students with increased space for laboratory work.

Monday, June 3, 2013

 

               

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., May 30, 2013 - William Carey University’s School of Education will offer a Master of Education in Dyslexia Therapy degree beginning in Summer 2013. The inaugural cohort for this dyslexia therapy training program consists of 24 students who will begin the program with orientation on Saturday, June 1, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Kresge Room of Thomas Business Building. Speakers at the orientation will be State Rep.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., May 29, 2013 - Students from William Carey University were formally inducted into the Mississippi Delta chapter of Kappa Mu Epsilon mathematics honor society on May 1 in the Lucile Parker Gallery on WCU’s Hattiesburg campus.  Established on Carey’s campus in 1970, Kappa Mu Epsilon is a specialized honor society founded in 1931 to promote the interest of mathematics among undergraduate students.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., May 28, 2013 - Steve Knight, athletics director and head men’s basketball coach at William Carey University, was named the Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) Athletic Director of the Year at the annual SSAC awards banquet on May 20. The SSAC is the largest conference in NAIA and includes schools stretching from South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana.

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Hattiesburg, Miss., May 23, 2013 - Albert Galeas, a 2012 graduate of William Carey University and current Spanish teacher at N.R. Burger Middle School, was recently named District New Teacher of the Year for the Hattiesburg Public School District. Galeas, who teaches 7th and 8th grade students, began teaching at N.R. Burger in August. The award was presented by Hattiesburg Public School District Superintendent James Q. Bacchus during a ceremony at Hattiesburg High School of May 1.

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