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Geology Professor's Expertise Allows UM to Revive Paleontology Instruction

Louis Zachos' work history is as rich and diverse as the Earth and its minerals that he teaches about and studies. "I most enjoy the freedom to teach and pursue research in those areas of the science that interest me," said the assistant professor of geology and geological engineering at the University of Mississippi. Read more...


ME Alumnus Making Career Strides at Baker Hughes

After Nicholas Turner earned his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Mississippi in 2010, the Austin, Texas, native began working for Baker Hughes, an oilfield service company. As a field engineer III in the company's Southeast Area Technical Group, he provides technical support to all employees from Louisiana and Arkansas all the way to the East Coast. Read more...


International Student Finds UM Experience, Studies Enjoyable

Students from many locations arrive at the University of Mississippi ready to begin a new educational experience. However, some students are further from home than others. Demba Komma of the West African Republic of The Gambia is one of those students. Read more...


EE Alumnus Reflects Upon 40-Plus-Year Career

For more than 40 years, Joel Serafin has enjoyed a fulfilling career with a comfortable standard of living for his family. "I am very appreciative of Ole Miss for that," said Serafin, an electrical engineering alumnus. "I want to help maintain the quality of the program in any way I can." Read more...

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