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Third Graders Experience STEM At UMO

Third Graders Experience STEM At UMO

“I never knew that it took 21 days for a chicken to grow inside of an egg,” said a third Northwest Elementary School grader from rom Mrs. Kester’s class. The student was one of over 650 to attend UMO’s Annual STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) on the Green event. The event featured 37 interactive…read more »

“Getting to Know UMO” This Thursday Evening In The Hennessee Room

“Getting to Know UMO” This Thursday Evening In The Hennessee Room

Have you considered going back to school, but you didn’t how to start, or where to go for more information?  Interested adult and graduate students can learn more about the University of Mount Olive during a drop-in event this Thursday, November 4 from 5 – 7 PM.  “Getting to Know UMO” is aimed at answering admissions,…read more »

Field Hockey: Converse At UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

Field Hockey: Converse At UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

The University of Mount Olive (6-8, 6-6) took down Converse University (10-6, 8-4) 2-1 on senior day, in South Atlantic Conference Carolinas action Saturday afternoon. The win against Converse is on the heels of CU winning the Conference regular-season championship. Prior to the game McKenzie Yi, Victoria Lane, and Brianna McDaniel were honored.read more »

UMO Hosts Annual All-Star Choir Festival

UMO Hosts Annual All-Star Choir Festival

More than a hundred high school and community college students from Wayne, Duplin, Lenoir, Pender, New Hanover, Moore, and Harnett Counties recently had the opportunity to be part of a collegiate choral experience. The University of Mount Olive’s All-Star Choir Festival is an annual event that attracts the area’s top music students for a day-long…read more »

UMO Students Take Part In Yam Jam Event

UMO Students Take Part In Yam Jam Event

Several University of Mount Olive students participated in the annual Yam Jam event hosted by the Society of St. Andrew. Members of UMOs Collegiate FFA and Collegiate Young Farmer & Rancher clubs, along with some UMO Honors Program students, harvested and donated sweet potatoes to local and regional food banks. “We picked just over 15,000…read more »

UMO To Host STEM Fair For Area Third Graders

UMO To Host STEM Fair For Area Third Graders

The University of Mount Olive will host over 650 third graders from Wayne and Duplin County for a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fair, called STEM ON THE GREEN. The event will take place on Friday, October 29th from 9 AM to 2 PM on the campus lawn near Pope Wellness Center. The event…read more »

Men’s Soccer: Lees-McRae Vs. UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

Men’s Soccer: Lees-McRae Vs. UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

The UMO Men’s Soccer (9-4-0, 7-1-0) was unable to comeback against Lees-McRae College (7-4-1, 5-2-0) 2-1 in Conference Carolinas action Saturday afternoon at Amon Field. It was also senior day for Hector Cabrera Viveros, Mustafa Nadeem, Nickolai Clarke, Rio Mello, Alfie Pope, Francisco Macedo, Benjamyn Elliott, and Ethan Bunting, as they were honored prior to the…read more »

Women’s Soccer: Lees-McRae Vs. UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

Women’s Soccer: Lees-McRae Vs. UMO (PHOTO GALLERY)

The University of Mount Olive women’s soccer team defeated Lees-McRae College 3-2 in Conference Carolinas action, Saturday afternoon at Amon Field. Prior to the match, Taylor Lewis, Emma Campbell, Shaunalee Govia, Jordyn Davis, Kaylee Mariani, Kristin Ferriman, Erica Boswell, and Amanda Allen were honored for senior day.read more »

UMO Participates In NC Countdown to College

UMO Participates In NC Countdown to College

Every October the College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) hosts a “NC Countdown to College” event to help students focus on their college applications in an efficient way. This month-long event provides resources for students to better navigate the path to college including engaging with and assisting students in completing critical steps for college entry,…read more »

UMO Field Hockey Knocks Off No. 10 Limestone 3-2

UMO Field Hockey Knocks Off No. 10 Limestone 3-2

The University of Mount Olive (5-5, 5-3) battled back to knock off No. 10 nationally-ranked Limestone University (7-5, 6-3) 3-2 in South Atlantic Conference Carolinas action on Sunday afternoon. With the victory, Trojans get their first win over a nationally-ranked opponent, an undefeated record at home, and the most wins in a season. Game InformationThe opening…read more »

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