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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.


Faculty Development Workshop

Invitation: All Faculty and Teaching Staff are invited to a workshop entitled Advising: Teaching & Services presented by a Faculty Panel.

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This workshop is open to Faculty and Teaching Staff

Advising: Teaching & Services - Presented by a Faculty Panel led by Dr. Kyle Ellis, Academic Support Center

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 in the Union Ballroom
Doors open at 11:45 am, presentation will start shortly after 12:00 noon.

Register Online by Thursday, February 14th - 

Academic advisors are often the front-line campus professionals who interact with college students. These faculty and professional advisors are presented with the opportunity to offer academic support and guidance during a student’s academic journey. Research has demonstrated that quality academic advising and a good advisor/advisee relationship can play a significant role in student satisfaction, success, and retention. This presentation will address several key advising areas on our campus including:

  • Advising models and styles
  • Advisors’ role in student satisfaction, success, retention, and graduation
  • Advising at The University of Mississippi

Faculty advisors Kerry Scott (Liberal Arts– Chemistry & Biochemistry), Cy Rosenblatt (Liberal Arts– Political Science), and Brad Crowe (Applied Sciences– Communicative Sciences & Disorders) will join me in this informative discussion on how efficient and effective advising not only benefits the students, but also the entire university community.  

Dr. Kyle Ellis serves as the Director of the Academic Support Center, a member on the university’s Retention Steering Committee, and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA).

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