A program spotlighting events in the University of Southern Mississippi School of Music will air Thursdays and Sundays at 12:30 p.m. on WUSM 88.5.
Titled “The Beat,” the radio show is a collaborative production of the Southern Miss School of Music, School of Mass Communication and Journalism, and WUSM. The program will be hosted by School of Music faculty members Nick Ciraldo and Ed Hafer.
WUSM’s Public Affairs schedule includes:
Monday, 12:30 p.m.: War News Radio
Tuesday, 12:30 p.m.: 51%
Wednesday, 12:30 p.m.: Dialogue
Thursday, 12:30 p.m.: The Beat
Friday, 12:30 p.m.: Movie Magazine
Saturday, noon: Bookworm
Sunday, 12:30 p.m.: The Beat
Businesses and other organizations interested in sponsoring programming on WUSM-FM should contact the station’s advancement manager Lou Ellen Williams at 601.266.4604 or e-mail
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi, founded in 1910, is a comprehensive doctoral and research-extensive university fulfilling its mission of being a leading university in engaging and empowering individuals to transform lives and communities. In a tradition of leadership for student development, Southern Miss is educating a 21st century work force providing intellectual capital, cultural enrichment and innovation to Mississippi and the world. Southern Miss is located in Hattiesburg, Miss., with an additional campus and teaching and research sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast; further information is found at www.usm.edu.