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The University of Southern Mississippi will offer the nationally acclaimed Camp Invention program this summer for children entering grades 1-6.


As a grant awardee of the Mississippi Service Learning Program (MSSLP), a program at The University of Southern Mississippi, students in honors biology classes at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Jefferson Davis campus recently worked with the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies (IMMS) to develop a large timeline mural with narrative displaying the BP Horizon oil spill crisis in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.


For the first time in school history, the Southern Miss Department of Athletics will celebrate all 16 intercollegiate sports during the 2012 Eagle Fest to be held over the weekend of the football Spring Game, April 13-15.


The inaugural issue of The University of Southern Mississippi School of Library and Information Science’s (SLIS) online journal, SLIS Connecting, is available at


Deanna Douglas, professor of art at The University of Southern Mississippi, recently had her work, It’s Not an Ampersand, oil on board, shown at the 33rd annual Paper in Particular National Juried Exhibition held recently at Columbia College in Columbia, Mo. It was one of 93 of 600 entries selected for the event.


Dr. Wendy Atkins-Sayre, assistant professor in the Communication Studies Department at The University of Southern Mississippi, was recently awarded the Outstanding Alumni Award from her alma mater, Texas State University at San Marcos.


Southern Miss head coach Larry Eustachy has been named the Conference USA Gene Bartow Coach of the Year, in a vote by the league's 12 coaches, the league office announced Wednesday morning.