Wilton Jackson: Don’t Blink … you might miss a golden opportunity.

Wilton Jackson, a Jackson native and University of Southern Mississippi student, earned a spot on the competitive USA Today Collegiate Correspondent Team, providing him with a prestigious internship opportunity. Wilton is in exclusive company. He was one of only 20 students from around the nation selected for this program and the only student from Mississippi.

As Wilton bursts through the doors of his future, this broadcast journalism major will be proof that golden opportunities can be found close to home at Southern Miss.

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