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  1. Music Program at DuBard School Benefits Elementary, University StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    For six years, graduate students and professors at The University of Southern Mississippi have worked hand-in-hand with the staff at DuBard School for Language Disorders to bring music education to students with language disorders. However, this partnership means more than just teaching students about music, it provides life-changing experiences for university students and creates a unique connection among university departments.

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  2. Southern Miss to Host Annual Lighting the Way Event on Dec. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi will usher in the holiday season with the annual "Lighting the Way of the Holidays" and "Songfest" celebrations in early December. "Lighting the Way for the Holidays" is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 3 near the Lucas Administration Building on the south lawn of the Hattiesburg campus, while "Songfest" is set for 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 1 at Reed Green Coliseum.

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  3. Distinguished Alumnus-Professor to Give Fall 2014 Commencement AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Dr. Andrew Wiest doesn't recall who the keynote speaker was at his college graduation. But the popular University of Southern Mississippi history professor, who will give the school's fall 2014 commencement address, does remember his grandmother traveling from Kansas City, Mo.

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  4. USM students reach out to needy families this ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Some social work students at the University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus recently collected a truck load full of gifts and fixings for a turkey dinner for six families. "It started out the first year we adopted two families from a local head start, North Gulfport families.

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  5. Southern Miss junior reaches out to homelessRead the original story

    Thursday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    University of Southern Mississippi defensive tackle Rakeem Nunez-Roches took time out to make the Thanksgiving holiday brighter for some of the area homeless. On Wednesday, Nunez-Roches took sleeping bags and backpacks to the Field House for the Homeless to hand out.

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  6. Nonprofit Studies Program Offers Graduate CertificateRead the original story

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi now offers a special course program that will appeal to individuals working for non-profit organizations. The Graduate Nonprofit Studies Certificate is an interdisciplinary program appropriate for individuals with a baccalaureate degree who are currently employed in or wish to transition to the nonprofit sector and need additional or specialized training.

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  7. Southern Miss junior reaches out to homeless at thanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... west Africa building a treatment center facility for the caretakers of Ebola patients. A University of Southern Mississippi junior and member of the football team took time out to make Thanksgiving brighter for some of the area homeless. Wednesday, ...

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  8. Volunteers clean up Indian Point PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Mississippi Press

    ... Refuge, Grand Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Land Trust for the Mississippi Coastal Plain, University of Southern Mississippi Marine Education Center, City of Gautier Shepard State Park, Pascagoula Wildlife Management Area and the Nature Conservancy.

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  9. Accreditation team to assess Southern Miss Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law enforcement Agencies, Inc. , will arrive on Monday, Dec. 1, to examine all aspects of the University of Southern Mississippi Police Department policy and procedures, management, operations and support services, Chief of Police Robert N. Hopkins announced today. Verification by the team that University Police meets the Commission's state-of-the-art standards is part of a voluntary process to gain accreditation - a highly-prized recognition of public safety professional excellence, he said.

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  10. Southern Miss Captures Organ Donor Challenge AgainRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... for the caretakers of Ebola patients. For the second time in the past three years, The University of Southern Mississippi has won the Donor Challenge sponsored by the Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA). Chuck Stinson, director of marketing and ...

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  11. Mrs. Earlora Holden passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... became a legend in junior college coaching circles, she completed her education at the University of Southern Mississippi and began teaching business courses at Pearl River. She soon became department chair, a position she held until her retirement ...

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  12. Music Program at DuBard School Benefits Elementary, University StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    This is a news release from USM For six years, graduate students and professors at The University of Southern Mississippi have worked hand-in-hand with the staff at DuBard School for Language Disorders to bring music education to students with language disorders. However, this partnership means more than just teaching students about music, it provides life-changing experiences for university students and creates a unique connection among university departments.

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  13. The Historian Lays Bare the Cost of Academic LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Village Voice

    ... and an exalted view of academic rigor. SAn assistant professor of classics at the University of Southern Mississippi (where he shot The Historian ), Doleac captures the rhythms of academic life in a leisurely two hours. As a performer, he's best at ...

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  14. International Programs Offers Geography Study Abroad in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Students at The University of Southern Mississippi now have an opportunity to study geography abroad in Costa Rica in 2015. Dr. David Harms Holt, associate professor of geography at the Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach, will lead up to 24 students on a 17-day study abroad trip based at the Instituto Monteverde in Monteverde, Costa Rica May 9 - 25, 2015.

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  15. DuBard School now enrolling for after-school program targeting DyslexiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The DuBard School for Language Disorders at The University of Southern Mississippi is currently enrolling for an after-school program to serve young struggling readers. The Language Enhancement and Achievement Program is designed for elementary students with challenges in reading, spelling and written language, who may or may not have a diagnosis of dyslexia.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi Foundation recently completed two special fundraising initiatives that resulted in gifts totaling more than $2.25 million toward the campaigns. The DuBard School for Language Disorders at The University of Southern Mississippi recently celebrated its 50thanniversary with a fundraising campaign that netted approximately $1.17 million.

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  17. Rangers' Deglan continues successful run in ABLRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Major League Baseball

    ... Minor League games, as the Blue Jays have allowed him to play college football at the University of Southern Mississippi, and more recently at Ole Miss. The athletic outfielder has committed himself entirely to baseball heading into the 2015 season, ...

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  18. USM researchers to study oil, dispersant in GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Mississippi Business Journal

    HATTIESBURG - A research consortia led by the University of Southern Mississippi will use $11 million in funding to study the impact of oil, dispersed oil and dispersant on the Gulf of Mexico's ecosystem and public health.

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  19. University Libraries to host OpenCon Satellite Event Nov. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    This is a news release from the University of Southern Mississippi University Libraries at The University of Southern Mississippi will host an OpenCon 2014 satellite event for the student and early career researcher conference on Open Access, Open Education and Open Data, Monday, Nov. 24 from 4-5 p.m. in Cook Library room 123 on the Hattiesburg campus. OpenCon 2014 aims to build on the momentum that began during the events that took place during October's Open Access week.

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  20. USM-led research consortia gets $11 million to study oil impact on GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Mississippi Press

    A research consortia led by the University of Southern Mississippi will use $11 million in funding to study the impact of oil, dispersed oil and dispersant on the Gulf of Mexico's ecosystem and public health. The funds came from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative.

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