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A collection of news stories and press releases about the Dale Center and Dale Center Faculty Fellows:


August 26, 2017

Vietnam Film to be Screened Tuesday


August 24, 2017

Dale Center Co-Sponsor for Sept. 1 Vietnam War Documentary Preview Screening


May 25, 2017

Faculty Recognized for Achievements at Awards Recognition Ceremony


May 15, 2017

Book on Integration of U.S. Military Focus of May 18 Roundtable Discussion


May 11, 2017

College of Arts and Letters announces annual Faculty and Staff Awards


April 4, 2017 

Joint University Forum, Dale Center Program to feature Acclaimed War Correspondent and Filmmaker’s Analysis of Culture and Conflict


April 3, 2017

Southern Miss College of Arts and Letters Professors Receive Lucas Endowment Faculty Excellence Awards for Academic Research


March 1, 2017

Southern Miss Women's History Month Programming Scheduled through March


February 16, 2017

Southern Miss History Professor to Share Findings in Beauvoir Veteran Research


November 14, 2016

Wiest Presents Veterans Day Program to Simpson County VFW


September 29, 2016 

Dale Center receives $100K


September 27, 2016 

USM Dale Center anonymous gift provides graduate assistantship


September 27, 2016 

USM Dale Center Anonymous Gift Provides Graduate Assistantship


August 2, 2016

Southern Miss Experts Offer Analysis/Opinion on Presidential Election 


June 24, 2016 

Faculty, Students Witness British European Union Exit Vote during Study Abroad


May 17, 2016 

C-SPAN Programs Featuring Southern Miss, Hattiesburg to air May 21-22


May 13, 2016 

College of Arts and Letters Presents Annual Faculty and Staff Awards


April 6, 2016 

Art of War Event Highlights Social Transitions between Eras


March 28, 2016 



March 16, 2016 

Professor’s Book Featured in Syndicated Comic Strip


November 23, 2015 

Southern Miss Civil War Historian Earns Distinguished Professorship


November 11, 2015

World War II Division’s Archives, Website Has New Home at Southern Miss


November 17, 2015 

World War II Division’s Archives, Website Has New Home at Southern Miss


October 21, 2015

Telling Project Gives Voice and Stage to Veterans


October 15, 2015 

Wiest Serving as Grand Marshal for 2015 Homecoming Parade


October 7, 2015

World War II Veterans Giving Archival Collection to Southern Miss, Participating in Roundtable Discussion Oct. 8


August 30, 2015 

Swope Awarded Blount Professorship in Military History


August 13, 2015

USM Foundation Exceeds Goal for Dale Center Campaign


June 19, 2015

New Directors Named for Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage


April 20, 2015

Dale Center to Host Events Commemorating End of Vietnam War


April 10, 2015

Dale Center at Southern Miss Welcomes Australian Expert on Military History


March 24, 2015

Blount Professor of Military History to Present “John Bell Hood’s Texas Brigade: Why Unit Histories Still Matter”


February 16, 2015

Dale Center Event set for Feb. 21 at Mississippi Museum of Art


January 8, 2015

Books, Dialogue and Discussion: War and Society Roundtable Begins Jan. 13


December 5, 2014

Professor, Graduate Student Attend NEH Workshop for Military History


November 17, 2014

War and Society Roundtable set for Nov. 18


October 16, 2014

Southern Miss Department of History to Present Lecture by Kyle Longley


October 13, 2014

Military History Expert Presenter for Oct. 14 University Forum


October 3, 2014

First Female U.S. Reporter Killed Covering War Focus of Oct. 6 McCarthy Lecture


September 29, 2014

USM Alumnus, Iraq War Hero to Present McCarthy Series Lecture Sept. 29


September 18, 2014

McCarthy Lecture Series to Focus on Media and Military Beginning Sept. 22


May 9, 2014

Dale Center for the Study of War & Society to Present Roundtable Discussion


April 16, 2014

Southern Miss History Professor Publishes Book about China’s Ming Dynasty


March 10, 2014

Vietnam War Documentary Based on Book by Southern Miss History Professor Premieres

March 25 in New Orleans


February 24, 2014

Southern Miss Gulf Coast to Host Roundtable Discussion on Mississippi History


February 10, 2014

Bristol to Discuss African Americans and World War II at Bay St. Louis Library


February 6, 2014

Former Defense Secretary Gates Discusses Book, Career in Southern Miss Lecture Series


January 27, 2014

Gates to Elaborate on Best-Selling Memoir as 2014 Dale Distinguished Lecturer


January 9, 2014

History Professor’s Book Includes Personal Accounts of Impact of Civil War


November 27, 2013

Bristol Serves as Panel Chair, Presenter at Seminar on Armed Forces Meeting


November 18, 2013

Former Secretary of Defense, CIA Director Robert M. Gates to Speak at Southern Miss


November 14, 2013

Kennedy’s Impact Still Felt Today in American Media, Politics, Policy and Culture


November 11, 2013

McCarthy Series Lecture to focus on British Military and Shell Shock during WWI


October 28, 2013

Professors Selected for National Endowment for the Humanities Competition


October 6, 2013

Ural First Recipient of Blount Professorship in Military History


August 30, 2013

Zelner Leading Southern Miss Department of History


August 28, 2013

Civil War 150 Lecture Series Begins Sept. 3 on Hattiesburg Campus


June 14, 2013

Southern Miss Gulf Coast College of Arts & Letters News Briefs


March 12, 2013

Center for Study of War and Society hosting National Military History Conference


February 28, 2013

Stur Awarded Prestigious Fulbright to Study in Vietnam


September 24, 2012

Hattiesburg Library to Host War and Society Book Discussion Oct. 9


September 8, 2011

McCarthy Lecture Series, War and Society Roundtable Schedule Set


February 18, 2011

McCarthy Lecture Series Features Three Top Military History Scholars


May 12, 2010

History Student Levett Receives Lucas Award


May 4, 2010

Final Spring War and Society Roundtable Features Book on Crazy Horse


April 7, 2010

War and Society Roundtable Focuses on Civil War Letters


March 4, 2010

McCarthy Lecture Series Features Four Top Authors


March 4, 2010

War and Society Roundtable Discussion to Resume


January 6, 2010

Monthly War and Society Roundtable Set for Jan. 12


May 21, 2009

Southern Miss Spring 2009 Graduate Receives first Jack Lucas Award


April 30, 2009

War and Society Roundtable to Discuss “Catch-22”


February 6, 2009

War and Society Roundtable Meets Feb. 10 at the Hattiesburg Library


June 23, 2008

Southern Miss History Award to Honor WWII Hero Jack Lucas


May 2, 2008

Afghan War Discussed in Next War and Society Roundtable


April 8, 2008

Lessons from Vietnam War Topic for Next War and Society Lecture


March 10, 2008

American Women in WWII Discussed in Next War and Society Roundtable


February 4, 2008

Study of War and Society at Southern Miss Hosts Lecture, Roundtable Discussion


January 7, 2008

Raid on Deerfield Discussed in Next War and Society Roundtable


March 26, 2007

Southern Miss History Faculty to Present for Final Spring War and Society Lectures


March 30, 2006

War and Society Lecture Set for April 19 at Southern Miss