Programs and Opportunities

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The November 2017 gathering inluded PERS counsel and Mississippi dignitaries.

Counsel and Policy Advisor, PERS Mississippi, Davitta Lee, presented the PERS update.

Jay Hughes, Mississippi State Representative, address the attendees.

Gray Tollison, Mississippi State Senator, address the attendees.

The Chancellor and Mrs. Vitter hosted dinner at the Inn at Ole Miss in June, 2017.

Chancellor Vitter speaking. David Drewrey (seated) will become the new Board President in July.

Retirees toured the Toyota Plant in Blue Springs MS in May, 2017!

All ready for a the tour.

Donning hard hats on the factory floor.

Retirees enjoyed guest speaker Chancellor Jeff Vitter for their holiday potluck brunch at the Jackson Avenue Center on Saturday, December 10.

Chancellor Vitter addressing the attendees.

Mrs. Vitter admiring the festive potluck spread.

On August 30, The Inn at Ole Miss was the setting for a panel discussion featuring PERS Executive Director Mrs. Pat Robertson, Mississippi Senator Gray Tollison, and Mississippi Representative Jay Hughes.

Pat Robertson speaks to the group

Warner Alford speaking to the group

A dinner was held by the Chancellor and Mrs. Jeffrey Vitter on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in the Gertrude C. Ford Ballroom of the Inn at Ole Miss.

Chancellor and Mrs. Vitter dining with guests

Chancellor Vitter speaking to the attendees

Many thanks to Ole Miss Athletics for inviting The Ole Miss Retirees to tour the new Pavalion at Ole Miss.

Posing for a photo Posing for a photo Explaining the layout Posing for a photo The basketball court Posing for a photo


The December 12, 2015, Holiday Potluck was held at 11:00 a.m. in the Jackson Avenue Center. The guest speaker was Dr. Morris Stocks, Interim Chancellor.

Dr. Stocks addresses the group.

Brenda Brannan thanks Dr. Stocks for speaking.

In September the Ole Miss Retirees toured the J.D. Williams Library.

The group assembles near library's main stair to begin the tour.

The tour guide describes changes in the library.

The group explores one of the library classrooms.

Engineering Reference Librarian Brian Young demonstrates a software circuit board that uses fruit!

The Ole Miss Retirees were invited to an "Informational Presentation About the New Assisted Living Facility The Blake at Oxford" at the Oxford Conference Center on September 17th.

Preparing for the presentation.

Presentation speaker addresses the audience.

The artist rendition of the new facility.

Retirees socializing after the presentation.

Chancellor and Mrs. Dan Jones invited all retired faculty, staff, and guests to dinner Tuesday, May 19, 2015.

Presentation before dinner

Sipping wine in the cool grass

Group photo with Chancellor Jones

A panel presentation featuring PERS Executive Director Mrs. Pat Robertson, Representative Brad Mayo, and Senator Gray Tollison was held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 at the Inn in the Ole Miss Ballroom

Pat Robertson speaks from the podium

Conversations during a break