August 5, 2015  

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This is the unlikely story of how an Arizona Diamondbacks supporter, who once lived in Mississippi, has likely become a Minnesota Twins fanatic.

The 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War offers not only an opportunity to look back at the controversial Southeast Asian conflict, but to learn more about  those who left their native land for a new life in the United States.

Much in the news since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill has been disputes about the medical and economic settlements. During this time a substantial but much smaller program, the Gulf Region Health Outreach Program (GRHOP) has been quietly moving forward on improving the health and resilience of communities affected by the oil spill.

The Southern Miss women's basketball team salutes the fans who made the 2014-15 season one to remember.

The University's acquisition of the unique Point Sur research vessel helps Southern Miss not only enhance the high-quality education and research opportunities we provide as the leading marine science institution in the state of Mississippi, but it will also provide valuable benefits to our community and associated marine economy.

Rand Paul's call for “a common sense conservative realism of strength and action” is a step back from his earlier isolationism. But is it far enough?

After more than half a century, U.S. - Cuba relations are heading in a new direction.

 

All of us owe an enormous debt of gratitude to the men and women who serve in the U.S. armed forces.

Our ability and willingness to come together and talk through issues will build a solid foundation for the University and the coastal community to become a much more economically progressive area.