August 30, 2014  

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Josanne Francis, a University of Southern Mississippi music major from Trinidad and Tobago, has been named the new director of the Hattiesburg Community Steel Band, as well as the newly formed Junior Steel Band.

Eleven of the world’s most elite and exclusive marching ensembles will compete at M.M. Roberts Stadium on The University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg campus at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 28 as part of the Drum Corps International (DCI) Southern Series Tour.

 

Tickets are now on sale for the spectacle that has become a University of Southern Mississippi tradition – the Arts Gala.  In the 2010 Centennial version, themed “Gold,” patrons will enter a golden world and travel through time celebrating the university’s 100 years at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16 at the Lake Terrace Convention Center.