The University of Southern Mississippi announced today that its Fall 2014 entering class is the most academically talented in the institution’s recorded history.
With a renewed focus on student recruitment, retention, progression and graduation, the University’s newest students have the highest grade point average of any entering class. In addition, retention and graduation rates have improved.
The College of Nursing at The University of Southern Mississippi will move significantly closer to seeing a longtime dream become a reality with the official groundbreaking of Asbury Hall set for 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 17.
Personnel from Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center in Forrest County will work with University of Southern Mississippi Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) cadets Thursday, Sept. 11 on the Hattiesburg campus in an annual anti-terrorism training session from 3-5:30 p.m.
A graduate student and one of his mentor professors at The University of Southern Mississippi are featured authors of a new weblog for an academic journal, following a positive response to an article the two wrote for the publication.
University Police advises Hattiesburg area residents to be aware of two individuals, one identified as a white male and another a black male, driving a dark gray vehicle and going door-to-door today in West Hattiesburg/Lamar County soliciting money for the Southern Miss baseball team. These individuals do not represent the University, the Southern Miss Baseball Team or the Southern Miss Athletics Department. If you are approached by these individuals making this request, you may contact your local law enforcement agency or University Police at 601.266.4986.
Ellen Ruffin serves as an associate professor and curator for University Libraries at the University of Southern Mississippi, and is passionate about the unique items that can be found in its renowned de Grummond Children's Literature Collection.