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High schoolers visit USM for MSPA

On Sept. 29, The University of Southern Mississippi’s School of Mass Communication and Journalism hosted its 2016 Mississippi Scholastic Press Association (MSPA) Journalism Day. MSPA...

Kennard Scholars announced for 2017

On Sept. 23, The University of Southern Mississippi’s Dean of Students announced the 2017 class of Kennard Scholars. The Kennard Scholarship Program named after Clyde...

Okatoma Festival to take place Saturday

Covington County currently prepares to hold its 27th Annual Okatoma Festival in Collins on May 7. The festival is a themed event that will feature...

Project helps high school students with disabilities

The University of Southern Mississippi Institute for Disability Studies, an organization focused on supporting Mississippians with disabilities, will host its first Project Search Graduation...

Pulitzer Prize winner shares stories of ‘Delta Jewels’

The University of Southern Mississippi welcomed Alysia Steele to discuss her renowned book, “Delta Jewels: In Search of My Grandmother’s Wisdom,” on April 21. Several...

Glow Run attempts to keep students safe, healthy

The University of Southern Mississippi Recreational Sports and Eagles After Hours hosted the 2016 5K Glow Run on April 19. The annual event allowed students...

‘Burg raises funds to aid Flint

On April 4, Hattiesburg community members gathered to support Flint, Michigan by kicking off the Give back, Get a Stack fundraiser at Brewsky’s. The water...

Art, design students showcase work in annual show

The University of Southern Mississippi Department of Art and Design began hosting its annual Student Art Show March 23 and will continue to host...

Alphas kick off ‘Alpha Week’

The University of Southern Mississippi’s Mu Xi Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity celebrates a 40-year history of goodwill and community engagement at Southern...

USM hosts second ‘It’s On Us’ campaign

The University of Southern Mississippi is participating in a movement to prevent sexual assault at colleges and universities by holding its second “It’s On...

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