Stephanie McCracken: Don’t Blink...You Might Miss a Golden Opportunity

Stephanie McCracken, a D'Iberville resident and student at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Park campus in Long Beach, was awarded a Truman Scholarship, the nation's most prestigious honor for a college junior. Stephanie is in exclusive company—one. She was the only student from a Mississippi university to win the award this year.

As Stephanie bursts through the doors of her future, she'll be proof that the knowledge of how to change the world can be learned right here at Southern Miss. She'll be evidence that the greatest opportunities are often right in front of you.

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