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Activities and Events

Majors are invited to the annual department banquet to be held Thursday, April 24th at 5:30 p.m. in the Powerhouse.  Ms. Katherine Jack of the U.S. State Department’s Protocol Office will be our guest speaker.  Please RSVP Ms. Mary Jo McKay at 601-266-4271 or maryjo.mckay@usm.edu.

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News and Links

The University of Southern Mississippi Forensics Society recently placed 12th in Combined Sweepstakes (Individual Events and Debate) at the 2014 Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament. The team ranked among 79 colleges/universities competing in the competition held at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
Thirteen students from Southern Miss competed in team and individual events. Participating students included Skye Gravenstuk, a senior from Long Beach, Miss., Taylor Sandridge, a junior from Coldwater, Miss., Lakelyn Taylor, a freshman from Long Beach, Miss., Mary Beth Wolverton, a junior from Hattiesburg, Miss., April Jackson, a freshman from Hammond, La., Connor Blakeney, a senior from Stringer, Miss., Rachael Reeves, a freshman from Monticello, Miss., Ryan Cone, a freshman from Hattiesburg, Miss., Joshua Von Herrmann, a junior from Hattiesburg, Miss., Austin Allen, a sophomore from Pascagoula, Miss., Meredith McPhail, a sophomore from Mobile, Ala., NeKeshia Ellis, a senior from Quitman, Miss., and Christian Dasher, a junior from Ocean Springs, Miss.


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