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LISTENING SESSIONS FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI CHANCELLOR SEARCH TO BE HELD IN OXFORD TOMORROW

9/4/2019 - Jackson, Miss.

Online Listening Session open until midnight, Friday, September 6

The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning will hold Listening Sessions to gain input from University of Mississippi stakeholders on the qualities and qualifications they believe the next Chancellor should possess. The Listening Sessions will be held on Thursday, September 5, in Oxford, beginning at 9:00 a.m. in the Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom at the Inn at Ole Miss.

While all sessions are open to the public, each session focuses on the needs of a specific constituency group. A map of the Oxford Campus is available online.

UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI—OXFORD
Time Event Location
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Academic Leaders Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom, Inn at Ole Miss
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Break  
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Faculty Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom, Inn at Ole Miss
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Break  
11:00 a.m. – 11:45 p.m. Staff Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom, Inn at Ole Miss
11:45 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Break  
1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Faculty, Staff and Students Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom, Inn at Ole Miss
1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Break  
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Students Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom, Inn at Ole Miss
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Break  
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Alumni/Community Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom, Inn at Ole Miss

The Listening Sessions will be live-streamed on the official University of Mississippi YouTube channel. Those watching the livestream may submit comments through a feedback form on the UM Chancellor Search website. The online feedback form is available throughout the search.

Members of the University of Mississippi community may also provide feedback through an online survey that will be open until midnight on Friday, September 6, 2019.

For more information and to track progress on the presidential search, visit the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning’s Web site and through Twitter @MSPublicUniv and @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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