Methodist University Mourns the Passing of Trustee

The Methodist University community is saddened to learn of the death of Trustee and Class of 1965 alumnus Jerry Keen on July 30. Keen, who owned the Johnson-Sherman sawmill company in Goldsboro, N.C., served on the MU Board of Trustees for more than 20 years and impacted the lives of Methodist students for decades. As a tribute to Keen’s impact on the University, MU flags are flying at half-staff this weekend.

MU Capital Campaign Surpasses the $34 Million Mark

Methodist University is pleased to announce a recent major gift from a local alumnus, pushing the campaign total over the $34 million mark and moving toward the campaign goal of $35 million. The exact total raised to date is $34,161,424, with a year remaining until the end of the campaign in 2016.

Murray Duggins and his wife Nancy pledged $300,000 to the Reeves Fine Arts Building project to build the Nancy and Murray Duggins Theatre, which will be a venue for theatrical productions and performances.

Nick Jonas to Perform at Methodist University

Singer Nick Jonas will perform at Methodist University on Monday, Sept. 28, in the March F. Riddle Center.

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Opening Convocation

President Ben Hancock, Jr. will present his State of the University address.  New faculty will be introduced and several athletic awards, including the...

Professional MBA Program Open House

The Professional MBA Program at Methodist University focuses on Organizational Management and Leadership, and...

Foreign Film Series: "Theeb"

In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming-of-age as he embarks on a perilous...