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2nd annual Rural Entrepreneurship Forum in Tupelo on July 19, 2016
rsz_cohort_1-3 (1) The Catalyzing Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED) Initiative hosted the 2nd annual Rural Entrepreneurship Forum in Tupelo on July 19, 2016.



Transformation through Service coverTransformation through Service, our Inaugural Service-Learning Publication
This publication highlights service-learning courses at the University of Mississippi
spanning a range of academic disciplines, as well as community-based programs
housed at the McLean Institute.


Sullivan handout 2016Sullivan Award Presented at 2016 Celebration of Service
The Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award was established in 1890 to honor individuals
who exhibit nobility of character, exemplified by selfless service to others and the community.
This is the University of Mississippi’s highest award in honor of service.


McLean-Grisham-Fellowship-300x200Bruce Ware, McLean Institute Board Member, partners with McLean to
create Grisham Fellows Program
A group of talented Newton High School students is preparing to spend a
day-and-a-half on the University of Mississippi campus, a visit that organizers hope…


CEED Lyceum stepsMeet the new Catalyzing Entrepreneurship and Economic Development students
The Catalyzing Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CEED) Initiative
works with UM students and faculty to build actionable partnerships with Mississippi communities.
These partnerships will increase entrepreneurship and promote economic development…


Horizons photography thumbnailHorizons Rising 4th Graders Learn Photography Over the Summer
With help from the Oxford Chamber of Commerce and the Leadership Lafayette program,
Horizons purchased digital cameras for this summer’s rising 4th grade class and arranged
for talented local photographers to teach them various composition skills…

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