Courtney McMullan: Take a Closer Look … the world is right in front of you.

Courtney McMullan, a Ridgeland native, has discovered a life-changing experience as a student at The University of Southern Mississippi. Courtney is part of a student body that represents not only every corner of Mississippi, but also every region of the United States and 67 foreign countries. And after two trips with our study-abroad program, she has visited 10 different countries and developed the global competence needed to succeed after college.

As Courtney bursts through the doors of her future, this communication studies major will be proof that international experience can be gained close to home.

Take a closer look at Southern Miss. You’ll find we are more than meets the eye.