| October 2013:|
- A&L Gulf Coast graduate students Colleen Smith and Stacie Watts both presented papers at the recent Gulf South Historical Association Conference in Pensacola, FL. Colleen’s paper us entitled “History through Literature: Race, Gender, and Local Color of Women Writers in Louisiana, 1890-1920” and Stacie’s paper is entitled “Breaking Spheres Along the Gulf Coast: ‘Seccesh’ Ladies' Aid Societies and Espionage during the Civil War".
- Ashley Hatley (English) was recently awarded the Howard W. Bahr Achievement Scholarship, which is awarded each year to an accomplished senior undergraduate English major at either campus of Southern Miss.
- Shea Dobson (Political Science) was recently awarded a 2013 Generation Liberty Fellowship. He will receive a $450 travel grant and three-nights lodging to attend the State Policy Network’s Annual Meeting, September24-27.