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Computing Sciences and Computer Engineering

LSMAMP (Louis Stokes Mississippi Alliance for Minority Participation)

LSMAMP at Southern Miss

Lsmamp LogoAs a partner in the Mississippi Alliance, USM’s School of Computing Sciences and Computer Engineering hosts strategic activities and initiatives to improve the recruitment, retention, and graduation rates of students traditionally underrepresented in STEM majors and careers. LSMAMP aligns with the goals of the NSF INCLUDES Mississippi Alliance for Women in Computing (NSF 1649312) to increase the numbers of women of color on computing pathways in the state.

LSMAMP@USM is open to all STEM majors. Complete this form to get more information on how you may become involved.


LSMAMP Research Scholars

Recipients are selected for a student worker position to participate in a research experience for undergraduate students, led by a research faculty member in the School.


Become a Mentor 

LSMAMP provides mentors who provide academic support and guidance for undergraduates who are members of an under-represented minority group. Students who are juniors and seniors can apply to be a mentor. The pay for the position is $10/hour for up to 20 hours each week during the academic year.

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School of Computing Sciences and Computer Engineering

214 Bobby Chain Technology Center (TEC) 
118 College Dr. #5106
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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