Faculty in the News

05/25/2017

Faculty Recognized for Achievements at Awards Recognition Ceremony

 

05/24/2017

USM Names Nina Bell Suggs Endowed Professorship Recipients for 2017-18

 

05/15/2017

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

 

05/11/2017

College of Arts and Letters announces annual Faculty and Staff Awards

  

04/04/2017

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

 

04/04/2017

Southern Miss Hosts National History Day March 25

 

04/03/2017

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

  

03/21/2017

Oral History Project Collaboration between USM, Hattiesburg High Students

 

03/01/2017

Southern Miss Women's History Month Programming Scheduled through March

 

02/28/2017

Inaugural Clyde Kennard Lecture Series begins March 23

 

02/15/2017

History Lecture to Reveal New Dimensions of Slavery and Abolition in the 19th Century

 

02/15/2017

Civil Rights Movement Hero Dorie Ladner Discusses Her Activism at Documentary Screening

 

02/14/2017

Civil Rights Icon Dorie Ladner Visiting USM Feb. 14 for Documentary Screening

 

02/14/2017

‘Lost Bodies and Stolen History: Slavery and Memory in Mississippi’ lecture Feb. 23 begins University Libraries’ Mississippi Bicentennial Events Series

 

02/10/2017

Southern Miss History Professor to Share Findings in Beauvoir Veteran Research

 

01/26/2017

Faculty Participate in Social Justice 'Teach-In' Program Jan. 25

 

12/12/2016

USM Faculty Members Complete Inaugural Development Institute

 

11/22/2016

CATCHING UP WITH DR. WESTLEY "LEE" FOLLETT

 

11/14/2016

Wiest Presents Veterans Day Program to Simpson County VFW

 

11/09/2016

History Professor 2016 Mississippi Humanities Council Teacher of the Year

 

11/04/2016

Homeland Security Focus of Nov. 15 University Forum

 

10/28/2016

Southern Miss Faculty, Students Present at Regional History Conference

 

10/27/2016

Homecoming 2016: Students, Alums, Faculty and Staff Celebrate USM

 

10/20/2016

USM Launches Faculty Development Program to Aid in Student Success

 

10/19/2016

"How Do Bodies Perform" set for Oct. 27 at Southern Miss Gulf Park

 

10/19/2016

Southern Miss to Host National History Day Workshop in Jackson

 

10/13/2016

Oct. 18 University Forum to Feature Renowned Criminal Justice Reform Advocate

 

10/05/2016

Southern Miss to Host National History Day Workshop at Gulf Park Campus

 

09/28/2016

University Libraries to Present Cookbook Lecture

 

09/27/2016

USM Dale Center Anonymous Gift Provides Graduate Assistantship

 

09/22/2016

Historian Uncovers New Information About Alleged Last American Slave

 

09/09/2016

Sept. 13 University Forum to Feature “Free State of Jones” Author

 

08/30/2016

New University Investments, Institutional Diversity Committee Supporting USM Inclusivity Goal

 

08/22/2016

Southern Miss to Host National History Day Workshop in Jackson

 

08/19/2016

University Forum, Armstrong-Branch Lecture Series set for 2016-17

 

08/02/2016

Southern Miss Experts Offer Analysis/Opinion on Presidential Election

 

06/24/2016

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

 

06/21/2016

“Free State of Jones” Author First Speaker for fall 2016 University Forum

 

06/09/2016

Brownlee Wins History Award at Southern Miss Undergraduate Symposium

 

05/17/2016

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

 

05/12/2016

College of Arts and Letters Presents Annual Faculty and Staff Awards

 

05/11/2016

College of Arts and Letters Recognizes Excellence in Academics

 

05/10/2016

Southern Miss Faculty Honored with Awards, Grants

 

04/15/2016

Center for Oral History & Cultural Heritage Hosts Reception for Launch of NEH Project

 

04/13/2016

Mississippi Delta African-American Women’s History, Culture Focus of April 21 Program

 

04/12/2016

National History Day in Mississippi held at Southern Miss

 

04/11/2016

Southern Miss Alumna Receives Award from Mississippi Historical Society

 

04/11/2016

Professor Receives National Endowment for the Humanities Honor

 

04/08/2016

Oral History and Cultural Heritage Hosting Launch of NEH Project April 12

 

04/06/2016

Art of War Event Highlights Social Transitions between Eras

 

03/28/2016

C-SPAN Visiting Southern Miss, Hattiesburg

 

03/28/2016

CATCHING UP WITH DR. ANDREW WIEST

 

03/16/2016

Professor’s Book Featured in Syndicated Comic Strip

 

02/25/2016

Internationally Recognized Rhetoric Expert to speak at Southern Miss

 

02/18/2016

Southern Miss Professor Greene Honored by IHL as Part of Black History Month

 

02/15/2016

Holocaust Survivor to Speak at Documentary Screening Feb. 23

 

02/02/2016

Southern Miss Spring 2016 University Forum Begins Feb. 16

 

01/29/2016

Black History Month 2016 to be Celebrated at Southern Miss

 

01/11/2016

Mississippi Humanities Council Partners with Southern Miss and Overby Center to Celebrate Pulitzer Centennial

 

01/11/2016

Southern Miss History Professor Earns Prestigious Humanities Scholar Award

 

12/18/2015

Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage Assists Library of Congress Civil Rights History Project

 

11/23/2015

Southern Miss Civil War Historian Earns Distinguished Professorship

 

11/17/2015

History Professor Named Teacher of the Year by Mississippi Humanities Council

 

11/11/2015

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

 

11/06/2015

Lead Attorney in Landmark Supreme Case Nov. 10 University Forum Speaker

 

10/21/2015

Telling Project Gives Voice and Stage to Veterans

 

10/16/2015

Southern Miss Professor Receives Hispanex Program Grant

 

10/15/2015

Wiest Serving as Grand Marshal for 2015 Homecoming Parade

 

10/12/2015

Southern Miss Speaker to Present “Race and Racism in Contemporary Cuba” Oct. 15

 

10/07/2015

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

 

09/29/2015

Swope Awarded Blount Professorship in Military History

 

09/28/2015

Professor to Discuss Cultural Importance of Cookbooks over Potluck Meal

 

09/18/2015

Emmy-Nominated Brothers in War Screening Held on Hattiesburg Campus

 

09/18/2015

Sept. 22 University Forum to Feature Acclaimed Author Rick Bragg

 

09/08/2015

Screening of Emmy Award-nominated documentary Brothers in War to be held Sept. 17 on Hattiesburg Campus

 

09/03/2015

Fall 2015 Eagle Scholars Recognized by Center for Undergraduate Research

 

08/13/2015

USM Foundation Exceeds Goal for Dale Center Campaign

 

07/24/2015

Documentary Inspired by USM Professor’s Book Nominated for Emmy

 

06/22/2015

Walton Presents on History of Holiday Inn

 

06/19/2015

Nuwer Named Associate Dean of Gulf Park College of Arts and Letters

 

06/19/2015

New Directors Named for Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage

 

05/12/2015

Southern Miss College of Arts and Letters Recognizes Excellence in Academics, Service

 

05/05/2015

Service, Research, Teaching Recognized at 2015 Faculty Awards Ceremony

 

04/27/2015

Southern Miss to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act of 1965

 

04/24/2015

Forty years on, the Vietnamese in America

 

04/20/2015

Dale Center to Host Events Commemorating End of Vietnam War

 

04/17/2015

Center for Oral History Oil Spill Interviews on MPB Radio Starting April 27

 

04/16/2015

National History Day at Southern Miss Attracts Students From Across the State

 

04/10/2015

Dale Center at Southern Miss Welcomes Australian Expert on Military History

 

03/24/2015

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

 

02/27/2015

Southern Miss Celebrates African American History Year-round

 

02/20/2015

Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage captures the story of Mississippi

 

02/16/2015

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

 

02/03/2015

Mississippi Moments Brings History Alive With Expanded Broadcast Schedule

 

01/15/2015

Cuban Studies Program set for May 9-24

 

01/08/2015

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

 

12/19/2014

Which way forward for the U.S. and Cuba?

 

12/12/2014

Wiest: Graduates Equipped with Education to Tackle Problems of the World

 

12/05/2014

Professor, Graduate Student Attend NEH Workshop for Military History

 

12/03/2014

Loyd, McCarty Honored with Scholarship Endowments at Southern Miss

 

11/26/2014

Distinguished Alumnus-Professor to Give Fall 2014 Commencement Address

 

11/18/2014

Panel of Judges for Pillsbury Recipe Contest Includes Southern Miss Professor

 

11/17/2014

War and Society Roundtable set for Nov. 18

 

10/27/2014

Southern Miss Food Research Group Series Continues Oct. 29

 

10/16/2014

Southern Miss Department of History to Present Lecture by Kyle Longley

 

10/13/2014

Military History Expert Presenter for Oct. 14 University Forum

 

10/03/2014

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

 

09/29/2014

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

 

09/24/2014

Mississippi Culinary History Lecture set for Oct. 9 at Cook Library

 

09/08/2014

War and Society Roundtable Series to Focus on Villains and Scapegoats in History

 

08/08/2014

University Libraries Receives Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle Grant

 

07/03/2014

Southern Miss to Provide Access to Oral Histories from Civil Rights Era

 

06/18/2014

Southern Miss Leading the Way in Preserving Oral Histories from Civil Rights Movement

 

06/06/2014

Southern Miss Holds D-Day Commemoration

 

05/09/2014

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

 

04/16/2014

Aquila Digital Community at Southern Miss Marks 100,000th Download

 

04/16/2014

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

 

04/07/2014

Grammy-Nominated Recording Artist to Perform at Southern Miss

 

03/14/2014

Center for Oral History Wins Award from Mississippi Historical Society

 

03/12/2014

Center for the Study of the Gulf South to host presentation on Guantanamo Bay

 

03/10/2014

Vietnam War Documentary Based on Book by Southern Miss History Professor Premieres March 25 in New Orleans

 

02/24/2014

Southern Miss Gulf Coast to Host Roundtable Discussion on Mississippi History

 

02/20/2014

Bristol’s Book Serves as Featured Reference for Article on the American Beard

 

02/10/2014

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

 

02/07/2014

USM Foundation Launches Campaign to Support Dale Center

 

02/06/2014

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

 

02/04/2014

Created Equal Film Lectures to Address America’s Civil Rights History

 

01/23/2014

Hattiesburg Civil Rights Movement Remembered, Celebrated in Freedom Day Reenactment March

 

01/09/2014

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

 

11/27/2013

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

 

11/27/2013

Oral History Project Documenting Oil Spill Impact Funded with Grant from NOAA

 

11/14/2013

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

 

11/11/2013

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

 

10/28/2013

Professors Selected for National Endowment for the Humanities Competition

 

10/17/2013

Ural First Recipient of Blount Professorship in Military History

 

09/25/2013

Bristol Named Southern Miss Finalist for Summer Stipend

 

09/24/2013

College of Arts and Letters Welcomes New Department Chairs

 

09/11/2013

Muslim Journeys Lecture Series begins Sept. 18

 

08/30/2013

Zelner Leading Southern Miss Department of History

 

08/28/2013

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

 

06/26/2013

Kyriakoudes Presents at International Conference in Helsinki

 

06/14/2013

Southern Miss Gulf Coast College of Arts & Letters News Briefs

 

05/09/2013

History Student’s Fellowship to Focus on Missing American Soldiers

 

03/25/2013

Lecture on Labor, Agriculture in Brazil’s Sugarcane Industry set for March 28

 

03/13/2013

Author, Civil Rights Activist Sojourner to Speak at Southern Miss March 18

 

03/13/2013

Professor Emeritus McCarty Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

 

03/12/2013

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

 

03/05/2013

National History Day in Mississippi Competition Hosted by History Department

 

02/28/2013

Stur Awarded Prestigious Fulbright to Study in Vietnam

 

02/19/2013

'Miracle on 34th Avenue:' Southern Miss Engaged in Storm Recovery

 

02/14/2013

History Professor to be Featured in Military Channel Series

 

02/01/2013

Expert on Civil Rights Movement in Germany to Speak at Southern Miss

 

11/28/2012

Mississippi Delta Trip Enlightening, Inspiring for Students, Faculty

 

11/19/2012

New Orleans African American Museum to Exhibit Labat Project

 

11/12/2012

Southern Miss Faculty Present Work at 2012 Research Day Program

 

11/09/2012

Master’s in American History Available to Southern Miss Gulf Coast Students

 

10/16/2012

Master’s in American History Available to Southern Miss Gulf Coast Students

 

09/28/2012

Wiest to Discuss New Book, “The Boys of ’67,” Oct. 3 at Gulf Park Campus

 

09/25/2012

Oral Historian to Discuss Book on Mississippi Delta Today

 

09/24/2012

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

 

09/07/2012

Audio Interviews with Icons of Southern Miss Athletics Available from Oral History

 

09/05/2012

Soldiers Featured in Professor’s Vietnam War Book Speaking on Campus Sept. 10

 

06/22/2012

History Department Sponsors National History Day Competition Students

 

05/30/2012

Stur Awarded First Nina Bell Suggs Professorship at Southern Miss

 

05/15/2012

Professor Earns Prestigious Beard Award for Book on American Cuisine Culture

 

05/14/2012

Kyriakoudes Gives Keynote Lecture at Global American South Symposium

 

05/03/2012

Runaway Slave Advertisements Focus of Historical Research Project

 

05/01/2012

College of Arts and Letters Recognizes Students, Faculty and Staff

 

04/25/2012

Southern Miss’ Bristol Gives Presentation on Book in Charlotte, N.C.

 

04/20/2012

Center for Oral History Documents Impact of 2010 Oil Spill on Gulf

 

04/09/2012

Roots Reunion Live Radio Music Show Returns to Saenger Theater April 14

 

04/03/2012

Open Forum on Academic Publishing April 20 at Hattiesburg Campus

 

04/03/2012

History Professor to Discuss New Book, Sign Copies at Gulf Coast Library

 

04/03/2012

Students, Faculty, Staff Honored During Annual Founders’ Day Ceremony 

 

03/13/2012

Southern Miss HEADWAE Winners Masters, Wiest Honored at State Capitol

 

03/01/2012

C-SPAN Broadcast of Southern Miss History Class Lecture set for March 3-4

 

02/21/2012

Southern Miss Gulf Coast SGA to Host Mississippi Black History Lecture Feb. 22

 

02/14/2012

Office of Provost Names Faculty Recipients of Research Support, Honors

 

01/19/2012

Southern Miss Gulf Coast to Present Traveling Exhibition “The Labat Project”

 

01/18/2012

Gender Roles, Race Attitudes Focus of Professor’s Book on Vietnam War Era

 

11/22/2011

Roots Reunion Fall Show Returns to Saenger Theater Dec. 3

 

11/15/2011

C-SPAN to Cover Southern Miss History Class

 

10/25/2011

Humanities Council Teacher of Year to Discuss Mississippi Cuisine

 

10/21/2011

Southern Miss Professor Lead Historian for History Channel's Vietnam Documentary

 

10/14/2011

Southern Miss Alumni Association Induct Seven into Alumni Hall of Fame

 

09/28/2011

History Professor to Give Talk, Hold Book Signing in Hattiesburg Oct. 1

 

09/26/2011

Southern Quarterly Celebrates Tennessee Williams Centennial

 

09/08/2011

McCarthy Lecture Series, War and Society Roundtable Schedule Set

 

08/30/2011

College of Arts & Letters to Present Research Awards Showcase on Sept. 1

 

08/30/2011

College of Arts & Letters to Present Research Awards Showcase on Sept. 1

 

07/25/2011

Southern Miss News Briefs

 

06/27/2011

Katrina Research Center Recognizes Edgewater Cleaners for T-shirt Project

 

05/17/2011

University Press Plans to Publish Two Volumes of Southern Quarterly in 2012

 

04/15/2011

Live Radio Show of South Mississippi Music Returns to Saenger Theatre

 

04/01/2011

Faculty, Staff Recognized for Service, Research, Teaching at Founders’ Day

 

03/31/2011

Alum to exhibit 21st Century KKK photos at Southern Miss April 18-May 30

 

03/30/2011

Southern Miss Honors Gulf Park Campus Employees for Founders’ Day

 

03/28/2011

Conference Highlights Southern Women’s Political Experience March 31 – April 2

 

02/25/2011

Expert on History of Cotton Industry to Present at University Forum

 

02/18/2011

McCarthy Lecture Series Features Three Top Military History Scholars

 

11/29/2010

Roots Reunion Radio Show Preserves South Mississippi Musical Traditions

 

11/15/2010

Southern Miss to Host Conference Nov. 19 on Effects of Gulf Coast Oil Disaster

 

10/12/2010

Conference Spotlights Civil Rights Movement in Hattiesburg, Southern Miss

 

10/07/2010

Wiest Named Moorman Distinguished Alumni Professor in Humanities

 

09/28/2010

The Big Read Returns to Hattiesburg with 'The Maltese Falcon' on Oct. 8

 

08/13/2010

Achievements/recognition by Southern Miss faculty and staff

 

06/22/2010

Children's Camp Features Week of Blues Concerts