This year more than 150 Ole Miss students were added to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, including 14 from the Meek School of Journalism and New Media. They are Tara Brando, Emily Cegielski, Kevin Cozart, Kimbrely Dandridge, Ashleigh Davis, Jontarius Haywood, Kim Hobgood, Gerard Manogin, Austin Miller, Margaret Ann Morgan, Emily Roland, Sealy Smith, Miriam Taylor and Katherine Williamson. From that talented group, three were selected by the university to be among the 10 students inducted into the 2012-2013 University of Mississippi Hall of Fame.
Margaret Ann Morgan is a broadcast journalism major who is this year’s Miss Ole Miss. She has anchored NewsWatch and been actively involved in student government. Morgan is from McComb, Miss. Emily Roland is the editor of the Daily Mississippian and is from Bakersfield, Calif. Kimbrely Dandridge is the current student body president and has also anchored NewsWatch. She is from Como, Miss.
Selection of a total of 153 students for the Who’s Who honor, one percent of the student body on the Oxford campus, was announced in a ceremony at the Gertrude S. Ford Center for the Performing Arts.