September 1, 2014  

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DuBard School Hosts 50th Anniversary Gala

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The DuBard School for Language Disorders at The University of Southern Mississippi hosted a 50th Anniversary Gala on March 1, at the Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg. More than 150 people attended the dinner and program.

The school, founded in 1962 by the late Dr. Etoile DuBard, serves children with severe communication disorders. The school also kicked-off a $2-million fundraising campaign at the gala.

Those pictured in the accompany photo include, from left to right: Dr. Maureen Martin, school director; Dr. Martha Saunders, Southern Miss President; Dr. Will Baker, DuBard School Advisory Board chairman; Mr. Billy Browning, Steering Committee Chairman.