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Latine Resources

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Hello and welcome! We want to ensure you know about the Latine resources and cultural awareness programming available on the Southern Miss Gulf Park campus. So, please check out our webpage to get connected!

If you’re looking for resources at the Hattiesburg campus, click here.

¡Sí se puede!

Latino, Latina, Latinx, and Latine? What is the difference, and which one is best to use?

Well, it depends, and this comic breaks down the differences and why there is a push for change.

Spanish Society LogoThis student organization’s mission is to create an environment of engagement amongst one’s peers and the local Hispanic and Latine communities, with outreach programs, cultural awareness events, and salsa dance lessons. 

Click here to fill out a membership form.

A competitive essay-based scholarship sponsored and funded by the Spanish Society, for students studying on the Gulf Park Campus, with preference given to Spanish Society members. This scholarship is awarded in the amount of $500 once annually.

Deadline to apply is February 15. For more info and to apply, please visit the GO System

TBA – Spanish Society meetings and events

A week dedicated to cultural awareness, fun events, and informational panel discussions focused on the Hispanic/Latine peoples and cultures. This is held in collaboration between Gulf Park Student Affairs, Office of Inclusion and Multicultural Engagement, and the Spanish Society.

Will occur October 3rd through the 8th. Stay tuned for more details!

Informal meetups to practice your Spanish with fellow students and community members. If interested in participating, please contact Mary.A.Holt@usm.edu.

Get connected to community resources located in coastal Mississippi. 

Contact Us

Gulf Park Student Affairs
Hardy Hall 236
730 East Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, MS 39560

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Email
gpstudentaffairsFREEMississippi

Phone
228-214-3341