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October 2019

Male student Brandon Ashmore poses with backpack on shoulder

From the moment Brandon Ashmore’s brother brought home study notes from his pharmacy classes at the University of Mississippi, Brandon, then 11 years old, knew that pharmacy was in his future. Read more.

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UM Senior Wins National Collegiate Honors Council Portz Scholarship

Kennedy Dickson, a University of Mississippi senior who worked with biomolecular sciences chair Kristie Willett, has been awarded a prestigious scholarship from the National Collegiate Honors Council. Read more.

Noelle Stanley smiles for the camera, outsideStaff Spotlight: Noelle Stanley

The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy welcomed Noelle Stanley as its newest admissions counselor based out of the school’s UMMC campus. Read more.



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Student Pharmacists Support Dental Mission in Delta

A group of student pharmacists volunteered at the Mississippi Dental Association’s Mission of Mercy Clinic over the summer, as Michaela Nowell detailed her experience at the event. Read more.

Social Moments

17 students stand in two rows, smiling for the cameraWelcome to all our new graduate students! From near and far, we’re excited to have you in Oxford.

A female student is assisted with her white coat from school's dean and student body representativeWhat a great night celebrating our P1 student pharmacists at the White Coat Ceremony!

A male administrator speaks at a podium to a crowded roomThe National Center for Natural Products Research scientists and staff spent a productive day at @TheInnatOleMiss collaborating on ideas to keep improving the #NCNPR mission.


The Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Natural Products Neuroscience (COBRE-NPN) is accepting letters of intent for pilot project program proposals until Oct. 1. Visit for more information.

Ole Miss Pharmacy is accepting applications for admission at the site from now until March 1, 2020. For more information, contact Chelsea Bennett at

The 2019 Coy W. Waller Distinguished Lecture will be held Oct. 11 with Laura M. Bohn, professor in the Department of Molecular Medicine at the Scripps Research Institute, speaking. The event is at 11 a.m. in the Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts. If you require special assistance related to a disability, please contact Candace Lowstuter at 662-915-7101 or

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