University Mounts For An Exciting Bike Month

University To Hold Series of Events Celebrating Bike Month BY: JOE SCOTT The University of Mississippi will be celebrating cycling all May, with UM Bike Month. Oxford and UM will join other communities across the nation in celebrating biking and encouraging people to get out and pedal all month. The month’s activities are being supported … More University Mounts For An Exciting Bike Month

Green Week 2016

So today begins the count down until next year’s Green Week. It seems like every year the festivities go by so fast, Green Week feels more like a Green Minute. There were so many great educational events that attending them all was difficult to keep up with. Well here is a brief break down of what … More Green Week 2016

UM’s Eighth Annual Green Week Begins April 16

Campus, community organizations collaborate for weeklong series of sustainability-focused events APRIL 8, 2016 BY MAGGIE MOSCO The University of Mississippi’s eighth annual Green Week celebration, coordinated by the Office of Sustainability, is set for April 16-24. Established in 2009, Green Week features a variety of interactive events that allow UM students, faculty, staff and Oxford … More UM’s Eighth Annual Green Week Begins April 16

UM Dance Program Brings Awareness to Water Issues

by Joe Scott, Marketing & Communications Intern University Of Mississippi student dancers will join dance groups across the nation to bring awareness to water issues as part of the National Water Dance 2016. The Mississippi River Water Dance will take place on April 16 at 2:30 p.m., at the Mud Island River Park in Memphis. … More UM Dance Program Brings Awareness to Water Issues

Spring Environmental Film Series: Just Eat It

Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story February 24, 7 p.m. Overby Center Auditorium The University of Mississippi’s annual Spring Environmental Film Series continues February 24, at the Overby Center with Just East It: A Food Waste Story. The series, which includes three films, captures the spirit of resource stewardship and addresses the major environmental … More Spring Environmental Film Series: Just Eat It

Spring Environmental Film Series Presents: Thule, Tuvalu

On Feb. 10, at 7:00 P.M., Thule, Tuvalu, the first film in the University of Mississippi’s Spring Environmental Film Series will be showing at the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics. Two places on separate ends of the planet take on the full force of climate change. Like opposite sides of the same coin, Thule … More Spring Environmental Film Series Presents: Thule, Tuvalu

Spring Environmental Film Series

by Joe Scott, Marketing & Communications Intern | February 2, 2016 The University of Mississippi’s annual Spring Environmental Film Series kicks off February 10 and runs through March 8. The series, which includes three films, captures the spirit of resource stewardship and addresses the major environmental issues facing society. Documentaries featured in the series span … More Spring Environmental Film Series

UM Breaks Ground on Campus Community Garden

by Lindsey Abernathy, Project Coordinator | September 16, 2015 On September 1, more than 20 volunteers gathered to sow the first seeds of fall in the newly established University of Mississippi campus garden. The garden provides an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to learn gardening skills and grow food on campus. “I think it’s important to … More UM Breaks Ground on Campus Community Garden

DamNation Screening

DamNation Screening to take place May 12, 2015 Join us for a screening of DamNation at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12 at the Powerhouse Community Arts Center. This powerful film odyssey across America explores the sea change in our national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that … More DamNation Screening