Student Media Center

Get Plugged In...

Build your portfolio and gain real-world experience by taking advantage of the great opportunities within the School of Mass Communication and Journalism Student Media Center. The Student Media Center is a collection of student-run organizations on the Hattiesburg campus of Southern Miss that provides students with unique opportunities to gain experience in the mass media industry while working toward their degree. From how a radio news show is produced to how a newspaper is operated, students collaborate to create work used throughout the campus and the Hattiesburg community. So get plugged in early to be a standout in the industry!

To get involved contact: 601.266.4258 or email

The Student Printz is the student-run newspaper at the University of Southern Mississippi. It is published two days a week (Monday and Thursday) and supplies news to its affiliate website, The Student Printz hires journalists to write, photograph, and video news happening on the Hattiesburg campus. The Printz also hires editors, page designers, sales representatives, circulation associates and web savvy students to work on producing and distributing the final product.

Facebook: /thestudentprintz
Twitter: @studentprintz 
South City Records is an independent, student-run record label that signs and records local, southern talent. SCR prepares students for all aspects of the entertainment industry by providing the tools and hands-on experience necessary to achieve great music, marketing, production and performance. The mission of South City Records is to promote diversity, creativity, and learning through the education and work of our rising music industry professionals.
Facebook: /SouthCITYRECORDS
Twitter: @South_City
WUSM is the Pine Belt’s only community radio station. The station provides unique hands-on knowledge to students who gain great experience within the radio industry. WUSM 88.5 has numerous talent opportunities and two live shows: “Southern Miss Today” and “Wise Guys.” “Southern Miss Today” is a live public affairs and news broadcast that airs Monday through Thursday at noon, and “Wise Guys” is a live sports show that airs every Friday at noon. Both shows are completely student ran and award-winning so dial it down and turn us up today!

Facebook: /WUSM885
Twitter: @WUSM885

The Agency at Southern Miss is a student-run Public Relations and Advertising firm that provides services to organizations in the Hattiesburg community and surrounding areas that have a need for communication services. The Agency’s mission is to provide clients with effective communication methods at the highest level of professionalism, and gain real world experience by working together to build strong client relationships. By bridging the gap between the classroom and professional experience, we strive for excellence.

Facebook: /theagencyatsouthernmiss 
Radio, TV and Film...that is what The Crew is all about. The Crew is a student-run organization that focuses on creating and producing various types of media for both the eyes and ears! By joining The Crew, you gain hands-on experience while learning what it takes to carry a project from preproduction to its final phase in post-production. Share your ideas and passion for short films, music videos, commercials, documentaries and more.

Facebook: /thecrewatusm