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From the Institute
March 8, 2017

Social Sciences Field School in the Andes
Approaches to Ecological and Social Change

Join Drs. Kate and Miguel Centellas in La Paz, Bolivia, where you'll study the politics, history and culture of the Andes. Through the field school nature of the program, you'll engage in active and experiential learning in multiple sites in and beyond La Paz, garnering a better understanding of the key stages and elements of qualitative and quantitative social science research through different social science disciplines.

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From the Institute
March 2, 2017
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Croft Advising to Begin on March 1

The Croft Institute will begin formal advising on Wednesday, March 1, and continue until Friday, March 31.  Dr. Schenck will send out an e-mail to all current students, including those who are abroad,  explaining the advising procedure and informing them who their advisor is this semester. Visit the Croft website for more details about the advising procedure, and, while you're there, look over the page outlining the major year-by-year. Students can see which courses will count for the international major by using the course selection tool, which will be updated with courses for fall 2017 by February 28.

Students in the News
February 9, 2017

February Croft Student of the Month Announced

The Croft Senate has elected Chase Young as February's Croft Student of the Month. Croft students submitted nominations for the student they felt had been working extremely hard in a class or had exhibited a positive attitude or had done great community service work.

[read more]

Faculty News
December 30, 2016

Croft Professor Contributes to "Understanding Latin American Politics" Podcast

Croft Instructional Assistant Professor of Sociology Miguel Centellas gave an interview on Bolivian politics for the "Understanding Latin American Politics" podcast by Greg Weeks (University of North Carolina Charlotte).  The podcast serves as a companion for the textbook of the same name.   Dr. Centellas's interview is episode 18.

[read more]

From the Institute
November 2, 2016

University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) Call for Submissions

Croft senior Alex Martin, the co-editor of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ), has sent out this call for papers:

The University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) is a peer-reviewed, student-run, and ASB-sponsored initiative exclusively for students at the University of Mississippi. The Journal presents an opportunity for undergraduate students to have their work published.  We publish papers in the broad categories of engineering, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities, but we are open to any high-quality papers with original ideas. We accept submissions on a rolling basis year round.  The priority date for the 2016-2017 issue is February 28.  Students may submit their papers to umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu. Papers are reviewed first by our team of student editors and then edited by faculty in the relevant discipline. We are always looking for faculty that would be willing to review 2-3 papers per academic year.  If you have any questions about the Journal or a submission, please contact us at umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu

Students in the News
October 24, 2016

Submit your Work to the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal

The first issue of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) was published at the end of the last academic year.  Founded by students for students, UMURJ is a yearly peer-reviewed publication of research articles written by the University’s undergraduate students from all disciplines.  Croft senior Alex Martin is the managing editor and sophomore John Chappell is the social sciences editor.  The deadline each year is in April, so it is definitely appropriate to submit a condensed version of your senior thesis.  Visit the UMURJ website for more information and to submit an article

Students in the News
October 12, 2016
top

Croft Scholars 2016-2017

The University of Mississippi New service released an article about the 2016-2017 Croft scholarship recipients.  They included eight freshmen, Emma Rice, Summer Caraway, Jessica Flynn, Olivia George, Kylie Bring, Christina Pendergrast, Joey Baker,  and one sophomore, Lauren Newman.  Lauren is the recipient of the Rose Bui Academic Excellence Scholarship.  
U.M. Article about Croft Scholars

From the Institute
May 13, 2016
top

Bancroft Fund Enters $5 Million, Five-Year Commitment to University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi News Service recently released a story about the new $5 million commitment from the Joseph C. Bancroft Charitable & Educational Fund to support the Croft Institute. 

[read more]

Students in the News
March 7, 2016
top

Two Croft Seniors Inducted into University of Mississippi Hall of Fame

Two Croft seniors, Maia Cotelo and Elizabeth Wicks, were inducted into the University of Mississippi Hall of Fame at a ceremony at the Ford Center on Friday, March 4.  Recipients are chosen by a committee in accordance with ASB policy, with selections based on a student’s academic achievement, community service and potential for future success.

[read more]

From the Institute
March 8, 2017

Social Sciences Field School in the Andes
Approaches to Ecological and Social Change

Join Drs. Kate and Miguel Centellas in La Paz, Bolivia, where you'll study the politics, history and culture of the Andes. Through the field school nature of the program, you'll engage in active and experiential learning in multiple sites in and beyond La Paz, garnering a better understanding of the key stages and elements of qualitative and quantitative social science research through different social science disciplines.

[read more]

From the Institute
March 2, 2017
top

Croft Advising to Begin on March 1

The Croft Institute will begin formal advising on Wednesday, March 1, and continue until Friday, March 31.  Dr. Schenck will send out an e-mail to all current students, including those who are abroad,  explaining the advising procedure and informing them who their advisor is this semester. Visit the Croft website for more details about the advising procedure, and, while you're there, look over the page outlining the major year-by-year. Students can see which courses will count for the international major by using the course selection tool, which will be updated with courses for fall 2017 by February 28.

Students in the News
February 9, 2017

February Croft Student of the Month Announced

The Croft Senate has elected Chase Young as February's Croft Student of the Month. Croft students submitted nominations for the student they felt had been working extremely hard in a class or had exhibited a positive attitude or had done great community service work.

[read more]

Faculty News
December 30, 2016

Croft Professor Contributes to "Understanding Latin American Politics" Podcast

Croft Instructional Assistant Professor of Sociology Miguel Centellas gave an interview on Bolivian politics for the "Understanding Latin American Politics" podcast by Greg Weeks (University of North Carolina Charlotte).  The podcast serves as a companion for the textbook of the same name.   Dr. Centellas's interview is episode 18.

[read more]

From the Institute
November 2, 2016

University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) Call for Submissions

Croft senior Alex Martin, the co-editor of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ), has sent out this call for papers:

The University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) is a peer-reviewed, student-run, and ASB-sponsored initiative exclusively for students at the University of Mississippi. The Journal presents an opportunity for undergraduate students to have their work published.  We publish papers in the broad categories of engineering, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities, but we are open to any high-quality papers with original ideas. We accept submissions on a rolling basis year round.  The priority date for the 2016-2017 issue is February 28.  Students may submit their papers to umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu. Papers are reviewed first by our team of student editors and then edited by faculty in the relevant discipline. We are always looking for faculty that would be willing to review 2-3 papers per academic year.  If you have any questions about the Journal or a submission, please contact us at umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu

Students in the News
October 24, 2016

Submit your Work to the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal

The first issue of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) was published at the end of the last academic year.  Founded by students for students, UMURJ is a yearly peer-reviewed publication of research articles written by the University’s undergraduate students from all disciplines.  Croft senior Alex Martin is the managing editor and sophomore John Chappell is the social sciences editor.  The deadline each year is in April, so it is definitely appropriate to submit a condensed version of your senior thesis.  Visit the UMURJ website for more information and to submit an article

Students in the News
October 12, 2016
top

Croft Scholars 2016-2017

The University of Mississippi New service released an article about the 2016-2017 Croft scholarship recipients.  They included eight freshmen, Emma Rice, Summer Caraway, Jessica Flynn, Olivia George, Kylie Bring, Christina Pendergrast, Joey Baker,  and one sophomore, Lauren Newman.  Lauren is the recipient of the Rose Bui Academic Excellence Scholarship.  
U.M. Article about Croft Scholars

From the Institute
May 13, 2016
top

Bancroft Fund Enters $5 Million, Five-Year Commitment to University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi News Service recently released a story about the new $5 million commitment from the Joseph C. Bancroft Charitable & Educational Fund to support the Croft Institute. 

[read more]

Students in the News
March 7, 2016
top

Two Croft Seniors Inducted into University of Mississippi Hall of Fame

Two Croft seniors, Maia Cotelo and Elizabeth Wicks, were inducted into the University of Mississippi Hall of Fame at a ceremony at the Ford Center on Friday, March 4.  Recipients are chosen by a committee in accordance with ASB policy, with selections based on a student’s academic achievement, community service and potential for future success.

[read more]

From the Institute
March 8, 2017

Social Sciences Field School in the Andes
Approaches to Ecological and Social Change

Join Drs. Kate and Miguel Centellas in La Paz, Bolivia, where you'll study the politics, history and culture of the Andes. Through the field school nature of the program, you'll engage in active and experiential learning in multiple sites in and beyond La Paz, garnering a better understanding of the key stages and elements of qualitative and quantitative social science research through different social science disciplines.

[read more]

From the Institute
March 2, 2017
top

Croft Advising to Begin on March 1

The Croft Institute will begin formal advising on Wednesday, March 1, and continue until Friday, March 31.  Dr. Schenck will send out an e-mail to all current students, including those who are abroad,  explaining the advising procedure and informing them who their advisor is this semester. Visit the Croft website for more details about the advising procedure, and, while you're there, look over the page outlining the major year-by-year. Students can see which courses will count for the international major by using the course selection tool, which will be updated with courses for fall 2017 by February 28.

Students in the News
February 9, 2017

February Croft Student of the Month Announced

The Croft Senate has elected Chase Young as February's Croft Student of the Month. Croft students submitted nominations for the student they felt had been working extremely hard in a class or had exhibited a positive attitude or had done great community service work.

[read more]

Faculty News
December 30, 2016

Croft Professor Contributes to "Understanding Latin American Politics" Podcast

Croft Instructional Assistant Professor of Sociology Miguel Centellas gave an interview on Bolivian politics for the "Understanding Latin American Politics" podcast by Greg Weeks (University of North Carolina Charlotte).  The podcast serves as a companion for the textbook of the same name.   Dr. Centellas's interview is episode 18.

[read more]

From the Institute
November 2, 2016

University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) Call for Submissions

Croft senior Alex Martin, the co-editor of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ), has sent out this call for papers:

The University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) is a peer-reviewed, student-run, and ASB-sponsored initiative exclusively for students at the University of Mississippi. The Journal presents an opportunity for undergraduate students to have their work published.  We publish papers in the broad categories of engineering, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities, but we are open to any high-quality papers with original ideas. We accept submissions on a rolling basis year round.  The priority date for the 2016-2017 issue is February 28.  Students may submit their papers to umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu. Papers are reviewed first by our team of student editors and then edited by faculty in the relevant discipline. We are always looking for faculty that would be willing to review 2-3 papers per academic year.  If you have any questions about the Journal or a submission, please contact us at umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu

Students in the News
October 24, 2016

Submit your Work to the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal

The first issue of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) was published at the end of the last academic year.  Founded by students for students, UMURJ is a yearly peer-reviewed publication of research articles written by the University’s undergraduate students from all disciplines.  Croft senior Alex Martin is the managing editor and sophomore John Chappell is the social sciences editor.  The deadline each year is in April, so it is definitely appropriate to submit a condensed version of your senior thesis.  Visit the UMURJ website for more information and to submit an article

Students in the News
October 12, 2016
top

Croft Scholars 2016-2017

The University of Mississippi New service released an article about the 2016-2017 Croft scholarship recipients.  They included eight freshmen, Emma Rice, Summer Caraway, Jessica Flynn, Olivia George, Kylie Bring, Christina Pendergrast, Joey Baker,  and one sophomore, Lauren Newman.  Lauren is the recipient of the Rose Bui Academic Excellence Scholarship.  
U.M. Article about Croft Scholars

From the Institute
May 13, 2016
top

Bancroft Fund Enters $5 Million, Five-Year Commitment to University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi News Service recently released a story about the new $5 million commitment from the Joseph C. Bancroft Charitable & Educational Fund to support the Croft Institute. 

[read more]

Students in the News
March 7, 2016
top

Two Croft Seniors Inducted into University of Mississippi Hall of Fame

Two Croft seniors, Maia Cotelo and Elizabeth Wicks, were inducted into the University of Mississippi Hall of Fame at a ceremony at the Ford Center on Friday, March 4.  Recipients are chosen by a committee in accordance with ASB policy, with selections based on a student’s academic achievement, community service and potential for future success.

[read more]

From the Institute
March 8, 2017

Social Sciences Field School in the Andes
Approaches to Ecological and Social Change

Join Drs. Kate and Miguel Centellas in La Paz, Bolivia, where you'll study the politics, history and culture of the Andes. Through the field school nature of the program, you'll engage in active and experiential learning in multiple sites in and beyond La Paz, garnering a better understanding of the key stages and elements of qualitative and quantitative social science research through different social science disciplines.

[read more]

From the Institute
March 2, 2017
top

Croft Advising to Begin on March 1

The Croft Institute will begin formal advising on Wednesday, March 1, and continue until Friday, March 31.  Dr. Schenck will send out an e-mail to all current students, including those who are abroad,  explaining the advising procedure and informing them who their advisor is this semester. Visit the Croft website for more details about the advising procedure, and, while you're there, look over the page outlining the major year-by-year. Students can see which courses will count for the international major by using the course selection tool, which will be updated with courses for fall 2017 by February 28.

Students in the News
February 9, 2017

February Croft Student of the Month Announced

The Croft Senate has elected Chase Young as February's Croft Student of the Month. Croft students submitted nominations for the student they felt had been working extremely hard in a class or had exhibited a positive attitude or had done great community service work.

[read more]

Faculty News
December 30, 2016

Croft Professor Contributes to "Understanding Latin American Politics" Podcast

Croft Instructional Assistant Professor of Sociology Miguel Centellas gave an interview on Bolivian politics for the "Understanding Latin American Politics" podcast by Greg Weeks (University of North Carolina Charlotte).  The podcast serves as a companion for the textbook of the same name.   Dr. Centellas's interview is episode 18.

[read more]

From the Institute
November 2, 2016

University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) Call for Submissions

Croft senior Alex Martin, the co-editor of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ), has sent out this call for papers:

The University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) is a peer-reviewed, student-run, and ASB-sponsored initiative exclusively for students at the University of Mississippi. The Journal presents an opportunity for undergraduate students to have their work published.  We publish papers in the broad categories of engineering, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities, but we are open to any high-quality papers with original ideas. We accept submissions on a rolling basis year round.  The priority date for the 2016-2017 issue is February 28.  Students may submit their papers to umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu. Papers are reviewed first by our team of student editors and then edited by faculty in the relevant discipline. We are always looking for faculty that would be willing to review 2-3 papers per academic year.  If you have any questions about the Journal or a submission, please contact us at umurjournal@go.olemiss.edu

Students in the News
October 24, 2016

Submit your Work to the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal

The first issue of the University of Mississippi Undergraduate Research Journal (UMURJ) was published at the end of the last academic year.  Founded by students for students, UMURJ is a yearly peer-reviewed publication of research articles written by the University’s undergraduate students from all disciplines.  Croft senior Alex Martin is the managing editor and sophomore John Chappell is the social sciences editor.  The deadline each year is in April, so it is definitely appropriate to submit a condensed version of your senior thesis.  Visit the UMURJ website for more information and to submit an article

Students in the News
October 12, 2016
top

Croft Scholars 2016-2017

The University of Mississippi New service released an article about the 2016-2017 Croft scholarship recipients.  They included eight freshmen, Emma Rice, Summer Caraway, Jessica Flynn, Olivia George, Kylie Bring, Christina Pendergrast, Joey Baker,  and one sophomore, Lauren Newman.  Lauren is the recipient of the Rose Bui Academic Excellence Scholarship.  
U.M. Article about Croft Scholars

From the Institute
May 13, 2016
top

Bancroft Fund Enters $5 Million, Five-Year Commitment to University of Mississippi

The University of Mississippi News Service recently released a story about the new $5 million commitment from the Joseph C. Bancroft Charitable & Educational Fund to support the Croft Institute. 

[read more]

Students in the News
March 7, 2016
top

Two Croft Seniors Inducted into University of Mississippi Hall of Fame

Two Croft seniors, Maia Cotelo and Elizabeth Wicks, were inducted into the University of Mississippi Hall of Fame at a ceremony at the Ford Center on Friday, March 4.  Recipients are chosen by a committee in accordance with ASB policy, with selections based on a student’s academic achievement, community service and potential for future success.

[read more]