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OLE MISS LISTENING SESSIONS SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY IN OXFORD

8/25/2015 - Jackson, Miss.

Members of the Board Search Committee leading the search for the next Chancellor of The University of Mississippi will hear from constituency groups in Campus Listening Sessions on Thursday, August 27 at the University of Mississippi Campus in Oxford. The discussions will center on the qualities and qualifications stakeholders believe the next institutional executive officer should possess.

The Oxford Listening Sessions will be held in the Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom on the Oxford Campus and will also be webcast:

SCHEDULE FOR OXFORD LISTENING SESSIONS
AUGUST 27, 2015

Time

Event

Location

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Academic Leaders

Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom

9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Break

 

10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Faculty

Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom

11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Break

 

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Staff

Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom

1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Faculty/Staff

Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom

2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Break

 

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Students

Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom

4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Break  

4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Alumni/Community

Inn at Ole Miss Ballroom

The Board of Trustees has also posted an Online Listening Session to gain additional feedback. The online survey is available through August 27.

The online survey is part of the Chancellor Search website. The Chancellor Search website provides a wealth of information on the search, including the latest news, frequently asked questions and search progress. It was recently redesigned to be more user-friendly and provide the information in a more intuitive format.

For more information and to track progress on the chancellor search, follow the search on Twitter @UM_Search.

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The Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning governs the public universities in Mississippi, including Alcorn State University; Delta State University; Jackson State University; Mississippi State University including the Mississippi State University Division of Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine; Mississippi University for Women; Mississippi Valley State University; the University of Mississippi including the University of Mississippi Medical Center; and the University of Southern Mississippi.

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