USM Launches ‘Panama Bilingue’ Initiative

Panamanian president Juan Carlos Varela implements “Panama Bilingue,” a project that will create opportunities for citizens to be bilingual in Spanish and English. -Courtesy...

Islamic Faith: Extremists’ Violence Do Not Reflect Religious Teachings

While misguided followers terrorize the globe, the USM community reacts to extremists and discuss Islamic myths. As upperclassmen college students, most remember the fateful morning...

‘Hunger Games’ fictional symbol becomes reality in Thailand

“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1” opened recently worldwide to the biggest boxoffice numbers of the year, but the protest filled dystopian film...

ESA gathers vital data from comet landing

Spacecraft Philae History was made on Wednesday when a European rover landed on a comet for the first time. The spacecraft, called Philae, had traveled...

Russia, Iran make agreement on nuclear reactors

On Tuesday, Russia and Iran formulated a deal for Russia to build an additional two nuclear reactors in Iran with plans of another six...

Students react to Pope Francis’ divisive comments

Pope Francis created an uproar when he chimed in on the origins of humanity debate, declaring that a Creator, the big bang theory and...

Hungarians protest world’s 1st Internet tax

When Hungary’s leadership proposed a tax on internet usage, over 100,000 people in capital city Budapest splintered out in full-out demonstration: fists in the...

WHO expects Ebola vaccines by 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) has reported that by the middle of 2015, “several hundred thousand” doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines will be...

Teenager awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Malala Yousafzai, 17, became the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize on Oct. 10. Many people know Malala because on Oct. 9, 2012, a...

USM students react to ISIS-related arrest

Southwest suburban Bolingbrook resident Mohammed Hamzah Khan, 19, was arrested by authorities at the O’Hare International Airport for attempting to join ISIS, a terrorist...

Stay Connected With Us

3,055FansLike
379FollowersFollow
15,465FollowersFollow
4,372FollowersFollow
Hattiesburg
mist
74.1 ° F
76.1 °
71.1 °
90 %
0.5mph
1 %
Thu
94 °
Fri
90 °
Sat
89 °
Sun
89 °
Mon
91 °