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USM to hold Freedom Summer conference in June
The University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Black Studies, in collaboration with the city of Hattiesburg, Hattiesburg Historic Downtown Association and the Hattiesburg Convention Commission will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Summer, when more than 1000 volunteers came to Mississippi from across the nation in 1964 to launch ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
USM president discusses energy research, athletics
University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett proudly displayed the school's Halbrook Award trophy during this morning's media roundtable.
Norton to head international programs at USM
Dr. Daniel Norton will join the University of Southern Mississippi as associate provost for International Programs, beginning March 1, 2014.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Mississippi Supreme Court ruling stands in soccer cases against USM
With the required time period expired for filing new petitions to the U.S. Supreme Court, the Mississippi Supreme Court's favorable ruling toward the University of Southern Mississippi in three cases involving former coaches with the women's soccer program will stand.
O'Quinn contributes to pair of books
Jamie O'Quinn, resource development coordinator for The Children's Center for Communication and Development at The University of Southern Mississippi, is contributing author and photographer for two books making their debut this month.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Extra Table holiday concert set
On Tuesday, the Saenger Theater will be filled with the sounds of Christmas as the second annual Extra Table Christmas Concert takes the stage.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
College signs partnership with EPA
GAUTIER, Miss. -- Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is partnering with the Environmental Protection Agency to expand environmental education programs at the two-year school.
Ole Miss, ASU win Donor Challenge
Ole Miss signed up 335 new donors, barely beating the University of Southern Mississippi with 332 donors.
State's universities play key role in innovation efforts
Wish there was a way to prevent corrosion? University of Southern Mississippi researchers are working on it.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Justices to speak at USM graduation Dec. 13
Mississippi Supreme Court Justice James W. Kitchens and Randy Pierce will speak at graduation exercises Dec. 13 at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
NEWS: Mississippi's public universities are conducting groundbreaking research while leading the next generation of scholars to the forefront of innovation.
Friendship Oak now on ornament
The University of Southern Mississippi has recently filed a trademark image for the Friendship Oak and thus created the Friendship Oak Collection, the university has announced.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Faces of Franklin: Shuff's Music brings 35 years of sweet melodies
It was during the midst of a tumultuous tour in Vietnam that Ron Shuff decided he would pursue a career in music once he landed back on American soil.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Miss. Supreme Court justices to speak at USM commencement ceremonies
The University of Southern Mississippi will hold two commencement ceremonies Dec. 13 at Reed Green Coliseum on its Hattiesburg campus.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Southern Miss to host economic development workshop for elected officials
The Trent Lott National Center at The University of Southern Mississippi, in partnership with the Stennis Institute at Mississippi State University, will host an inaugural workshop titled, "Basic Community Economic Development: Practical Tools for Elected Officials" Dec. 11 on the Hattiesburg campus.
Reflect on the reason for the season at First Baptist Church's live nativity walking tour
Anyone wanting to step away from the frenetic side of the Christmas season for a time and into a more reflective, inspirational side is invited to take part in a live nativity walking tour.
Holiday Choral Spectacular set for tonight, Thursday
The public is invited to attend the Holiday Choral Spectacular at 7:30 p.m. today and Thursday at Main Street Baptist Church.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Southern Miss Theatre to broadcast National Theatre Live: 50 years on stage
The University of Southern Mississippi Department of Theatre will broadcast the National Theatre of Great Britain's 50th anniversary event at 7 p.m. Thursday.
United Way garage sale items needed
The University of Southern Mississippi's Association of Office Professionals and Recreational Sports and Delta Tau Delta fraternity are hosting the 20th annual United Way Mega Garage Sale 8-11 a.m. Saturday at the Payne Center.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Now is a season of thanksgiving
The University of Southern Mississippi has much for which to be thankful. We have the means and opportunity to educate our next generation of leaders.