USM program increases retention, enrollment

This year, faculty members at The University of Southern Mississippi worked to raise student retention rates, with about 74 percent of first- year students...

USM community to name live oak

The University of Southern Mississippi’s Tree Management Task Force has opened a tree- naming contest for the last surviving live oak tree on the...

Students honor victims of terrorism

Students gathered in the center of The University of Southern Mississippi’s Hattiesburg campus Friday night to memorialize the victims of terrorism around the world....

Letter to the editor: “Make USM Great Again!”

Here we go again. And right on schedule. Since I came here in 1999, every five years or so the then-current provost and the...

Some theaters refuse to show Disney remake

The Walt Disney Company’s latest live-action film will lose profits in a foreign market. Russian lawmaker Vitaly Milonov has insisted that the government ban the...

STEP UP helps students find their voice

On the fourth floor of Bond Hall, Haley Graham sits at a computer desk applying for a job, something she has never done before. Graham...

Hijab Day highlights cultural differences

The University of Southern Mississippi’s Muslim Student Association hosted its first Hijab Day on Feb. 7 to promote cultural awareness on Southern Miss’ Hattiesburg...

University joins UIDP

The University of Southern Mississippi announced its membership in the University Industry Demonstration Partnership, a national organization designed to build solid working relationships between...

Chicken Salad Chick finds a nest in Hattiesburg

As hundreds of new students filled campus on the first day of school, Chicken Salad Chick filled a vacancy at the District at Midtown...

Hub City patrons flock to beer festival

The Second Annual Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival took place Saturday, April 12 at the Train Depot in downtown Hattiesburg. More than 600 locals and 40...

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