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  1. USM's Gulf Coast Research Lab hosts Dr. Hans Paerl for Grimes Distinguished Lecturer seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    Dr. Hans W. Paerl of the Institute of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will deliver a guest lecture at 6 p.m. on Thursday at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Coast Research Laboratory in Ocean Springs. Paerl's presentation -- the next lecture in the Jay and Bev Grimes Distinguished Lecturer series -- is titled: "Harmful algal blooms in a human and climatically impacted world: What's manageable and what's not?" Coastal watersheds support nearly 75 percent of the world's human population and they are experiencing unprecedented urban, agricultural and industrial expansion.

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  2. Photo from The University of Southern MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    An attorney defending the Boy Scouts against a sex abuse lawsuit in California says the organization acknowledges mistakes in the past but now has a robust child protection program in place. Dr. Tom Lansford, professor of political science at The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus, is editor for the "Political Handbook of the World 2014."

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  3. AQHA First Vice President George Phillips DiesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | American Quarter Horse Journal

    ... on the Executive Committee." Phillips earned a bachelor's degree in philosophy from the University of Southern Mississippi and his law degree from the University of Mississippi. In 1980, he was named the U.S. attorney for the southern district of ...

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  4. Robert St. John: Croats, oysters and givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Newms360.com

    Several years ago I was talking to a professor at the University of Southern Mississippi about travel. I was beginning to prepare for an extended trip overseas and was trying to gather all of the information I could about various countries I might want to visit.

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  5. Sid Salter: Roy Noble Lee helped modernize state courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Newms360.com

    ... 19 when he accompanied his father from Forest to Brandon to observe a term of court. A University of Southern Mississippi oral history records that fateful day in Lee's own words: "I was sitting in the courtroom in Brandon and a case was called ...

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  6. Mobile, Baldwin obituaries for Jan. 25: Louis Henry Snow of Bayou La Batre dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Alabama Live

    Snow attended the University of Southern Mississippi and graduated from the Southern School of Printing in Nashville, Tenn. He was also a veteran in the U. S. Army National Guard.

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  7. Southern Miss Veterans Center to Hold Open House Jan. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Military Veterans, Service Members and Families will hold an open house from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 30. The center is located at 3503 Morningside Drive on the Hattiesburg campus. The open house is designed to showcase the center and the student initiatives in place at the new facility.

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  8. Pine Belt lawmaker files several roadway safety billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... a MS prison in 1980 and was arrested Thursday at his home in Wellington City, UT. The University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Military Veterans, Service Members and Families will hold an open house from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 30. ...

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  9. A truck catches fire on U.S. 98 at Westover in Hattiesburg.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... a MS prison in 1980 and was arrested Thursday at his home in Wellington City, UT. The University of Southern Mississippi's Center for Military Veterans, Service Members and Families will hold an open house from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 30. ...

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  10. USM celebrates 40th year of British Studies ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi's British Studies Program is marking four decades since it began providing students a global and transforming educational experience that lasts a lifetime. During the summer 2015 semester, 16 courses will be offered through the BSP and four of the university's Colleges, including Arts & Letters, Business, Education and Psychology, and Health.

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  11. Red Cross and Alpha Phi Alpha connect to help victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... convention of the Mississippi District of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity convening at the University of Southern Mississippi / Thad Cochran Center. Who: The agreement will be signed by Mr. Rickey L. Thigpen, District Director, Mississippi Alpha Network, ...

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  12. miles_klee_and_the_daily_dotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    ... gold-plated reputation: She's the Internet's agent. Though McKean earned an MFA from the University of Southern Mississippi (and is hard at work on her novel), she came to see agenting as a natural fit and blog-to-book concepts as a particular ...

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  13. Horne LLP Welcomes 2015 Spring Intern ClassRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | PRWeb

    ... the Southeast. HORNE's 2015 intern class includes: Morgan Smith of Mobile, Alabama (The University of Southern Mississippi); Taylor Blanchfield of Baton Rouge, Louisiana (Louisiana State University); Barry Scott of Zion, Illinois (University of ...

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  14. Sammy Frichter, St. Bernard native, named to Alabama Baseball Coaches Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | NOLA.com

    ... this month in Birmingham. Frichter played baseball for Chalmette High School and the University of Southern Mississippi where he earned a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in athletic administration and coaching. After one year as a graduate ...

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  15. GCRL to host Dr. Hans Paerl for Grimes Distinguished Lecturer SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Dr. Hans W. Paerl, with the Institute of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will deliver a guest lecture at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 29 at The University of Southern Mississippi's Gulf Coast Research Laboratory in Ocean Springs, Miss. Paerl's presentation - the next lecture in the Jay and Bev Grimes Distinguished Lecturer series - is titled: "Harmful algal blooms in a human and climatically impacted world: What's manageable and what's not?" Coastal watersheds support nearly 75 percent of the world's human population and they are experiencing unprecedented urban, agricultural and industrial expansion.

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  16. Former USM student sentenced to 80 months in federal prison for child pornography pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Mississippi Press

    A former student at the University of Southern Mississippi has been sentenced to 80 months in federal prison and a lifetime of post-release supervision for possession of child pornography. At the time of his arrest, McNairy was a student at USM in Hattiesburg and was charged with downloading and sharing pornographic images of children which he had transported to Hattiesburg from his home.

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  17. Students suggest holding parties at ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... hosting parties will reduce the amount of sexual violence that takes place on campuses. University of Southern Mississippi student Kathryn Miller said that though in sorority parties, people would be more aware of their actions, "there still could ...

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  18. Southern Miss black history month events.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi's Office of Multicultural Programs and Services will give students an opportunity to learn more about African American history and culture in February through its Black History Month programs. Valencia Walls, coordinator of the Office of Multicultural Programs, said African American history is important for all students to learn.

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  19. Mark Dunston appointed interim police chief in the wake of retirement of Lionel CothernRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Mississippi Press

    ... Long Beach Chief of Police; Police Corps Training Coordinator and Instructor for the University of Southern Mississippi; and Captain of Training and Professional Standards for the OSPD. Dunston said at the end of Tuesday's meeting he has not made a ...

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  20. Southern Miss Student named finalist for Elite Soros FellowshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    This is a news release from USM. Dahlia Amato, a second-year doctoral student at The University of Southern Mississippi, has been selected as a finalist for one of the prestigious Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans.

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