March 2020 Press Releases

- Tuesday, March 17 -

students studyingU.S. News & World Report Ranks 11 UofM Graduate Programs

The University of Memphis has 11 academic programs ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report in its 2021 Best Graduate Schools, including two in the Top 50: Audiology (No. 20) and Speech-Language Pathology (No. 31).

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- Monday, March 16 -

School of MusicUofM Music Events Canceled Through End of Semester

All music performances, events and festivals at the University of Memphis will be canceled through the end of the spring semester. The exception will be for students who need to perform a recital to complete their degree. For more information and the latest updates on the coronavirus, visit memphis.edu/coronavirusupdates.



Tiger BitesThree UofM Researchers Receive AAC Academic Consortium Grants

The Academic Consortium promotes academic excellence within the conference by developing opportunities for collaboration among faculty, student-athletes and administrators, with a particular focus on student-athlete well-being.

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- Wednesday, March 11 -

Sarah BrownUofM Theatre Professor Receives Prestigious Fulbright Scholarship

Sarah Brown, associate professor in Theater & Dance, has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to Romania where she will teach performance and direct acting students in a series of solo shows for NATO.  

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- Tuesday, March 10 -

Hooks video seriesStudents to Lead Hooks Institute Video Series on Civil Rights History

Led by University of Memphis students, the Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change is releasing a short video series focused on civil rights history.

More details on the video series>

- Monday, March 9 -

Frank BruniDepartment of Journalism Will Host AEJMC Southeast Colloquium

The Department of Journalism and Strategic Media will host the 45th annual AEJMC Southeast Colloquium, a three-day academic research conference that will be held from March 19-21 at the FedEx Institute of Technology.

Learn more about the conference>