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USM Professor Bob Press speaks with current human rights activist Javan Owala. (photo by Betty Press)


USM Professor Conducting Human Rights Research in Kenya

An abiding love for Kenya and its people has drawn University of Southern Mississippi Associate Professor Bob Press back to the African nation to research past and present non-violent, human rights social movements.

Anastasia Walrod by a rock that reads


USM Graduate Puts Love for Volunteer Service to Work in Malawi

The opportunity to study abroad as a freshman at The University of Southern Mississippi lit a fire inside 2019 graduate Anastasia Walrod to become more involved as an international volunteer.