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

    4 min ago | 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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  2. December graduation ceremonies set at Mississippi universitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Mississippi Press

    Reeves will speak to graduates at 11 a.m. in the Riley Center on the MSU-Meridian campus on Dec. 12 Haley Fisackerly, president and CEO of Entergy Mississippi, is scheduled to speak an hour earlier Dec. 12 to MSU graduates at the Humphrey Coliseum on the MSU campus in Starkville. At the University of Southern Mississippi, history professor Andrew Wiest will speak at graduation exercises at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Dec. 12 at Reed Green Coliseum on Hattiesburg campus.

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  3. December graduations at Miss. collegesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Dec. 12 to MSU graduates at the Humphrey Coliseum on the MSU campus in Starkville. At the University of Southern Mississippi, history professor Andrew Wiest will speak at graduation exercises at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Dec. 12 at Reed Green Coliseum ...

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  4. Jimmie Ruth MelvinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DigitalBURG

    ... born in Bruce, Mississippi, on Dec. 16, 1938. She attended Hinds Junior College and the University of Southern Mississippi, where she earned a degree in elementary education. She and her family moved to Warrensburg, Missouri, in 1966. Jimmie taught ...

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  5. Mason, Smathers honored as Boardman Distinguished Alumni of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Michael Mason and Kevin Smathers were honored as the 2014 Boardman Distinguished Alumni of the Year by the College of Business at The University of Southern Mississippi during the annual Honors Banquet held on Nov. 20 at the Thad Cochran Center. Mason, CEO & president of Weathermatic and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Telsco Industries, received the Boardman Distinguished Alumnus of the Year award and was inducted as an honorary member of Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society.

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  6. Try These 12 Things To Avoid Holiday OverspendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Forbes.com

    ... Goodwin, associate professor of finance and Parham Bridges Chair of Real Estate at the University of Southern Mississippi. "Force yourself to find gifts that fit within the amount budgeted for each person. If you need even more discipline, you can ...

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  7. USM students deliver baskets of love today to those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The University of Southern Mississippi School of Social Work will deliver its fall semester "Thanksgiving baskets" this morning to needy families across Harrison County. These baskets really aren't baskets.

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  8. Top lobbyist visits USM, calls midterm elections "big positive" for MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A top lobbyist in Washington, D.C. spoke to a nearly full house Thursday at the University of Southern Mississippi about his communication strategies that influence the nation's policy. Tony Podesta, also known as the "King of K Street," is the founder and chairman of the Podesta Group.

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  9. Randy Bear goes exploring. Photo by Whitney ArgenbrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... with the small town convenience. Not only do residents have the Turtle Creek mall, The University of Southern Mississippi and over 200 restaurants to choose from, Hattiesburg also has a rich culture that has been forgotten through passing time. ...

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  10. Southern Miss Choirs and Orchestra to Herald the Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Sounds of the season will reverberate throughout the sanctuary at Main Street Baptist Church in Hattiesburg as The University of Southern Mississippi Symphony Orchestra presents its annual Holiday Choral Spectacular at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 2 and Thursday, Dec. 4. In addition to the Symphony Orchestra, the special evening of music will feature The Southern Chorale, Concert Choir, Southern Miss Men and Women's Choruses and local choral groups from Forrest County Agricultural, Columbia Academy, Oak Grove High School, Sumrall, Lamar Christian, Laurel High School and Hattiesburg High School. "This is an event people look forward to all year," said Greg Fuller, director of choral activities.

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  11. Northlake Christian golfer Stephen Wall signs with the University of South AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Times-Picayune

    ... I have been looking forward to for a long time," said Wall, who also had offers from the University of Southern Mississippi and Louisiana-Lafayette. "Every athlete looks forward to a moment like this, and I am excited how it turned out." "It (South ...

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  12. Bilbo Named HDCOE Distinguished AlumnusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... initial relations with Tennessee's Department of Education. With his doctorate from the University of Southern Mississippi, Bilbo led the department for 35 years. "Dr. Bilbo has impacted thousands of prospective teachers through his leadership in ...

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  13. Jean Jones Named 2014 Housing Initiative Partner of the Year by Institute for Disability StudiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Jean Jones, vice president and community development coordinator for Trustmark Bank, was presented the 2014 Housing Initiative Partner of the Year Award by The University of Southern Mississippi Institute for Disability Studies at the fall meeting of the IDS Housing Advisory Council on Oct. 29. Jones has been an active member of the IDS Housing Advisory Council since its formation in 2004. She manages Trustmark's Federal Home Loan Bank Special Needs Assistance Program for low-to-moderate income families and people with disabilities.

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  14. Panel of judges for Pillsbury recipe contest includes Southern Miss professorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Dr. Andrew Haley's discerning palate may help decide who wins the Pillsbury Bake-Off's $1 million grand prize. Haley, an associate professor of American cultural history at The University of Southern Mississippi, recently participated as one of 11 recipe judges in the famed national culinary event, which narrowed a field of 100 finalists to four on Nov. 3 at the Omni Hotel in Nashville.

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  15. Tommy Thornton and Lawrence Warren receive prestigious Hub AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the HUB Award. The welcome was given by Dr. Aubrey K. Lucas, President Emeritus, of the University of Southern Mississippi, a 1985 recipient of the HUB Award. The invocation was given by Dr. Ben Carmichael, a 1986 recipient of the HUB Award. ...

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  16. Southern Miss Theatre to Present The Wind in the WillowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    This is a news release from USM The University of Southern Mississippi will conclude the fall theatre season with a production of a family classic, The Wind in the Willows. Performance dates are Nov. 13, 14, 15, 21 and 22 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 16 and 23 at 2 p.m. All performances will take place in Tatum Theatre.

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  17. Pregnant woman accuses Ferguson officer of rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Now, many wonder... was it truth? Or trickery? After months of investigation, a former University of Southern Mississippi staff member who worked on the Hattiesburg campus has been placed under arrest for alleged stalking charges. After months of ...

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  18. Thailand: Authorities say baby body parts were stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Now, many wonder... was it truth? Or trickery? After months of investigation, a former University of Southern Mississippi staff member who worked on the Hattiesburg campus has been placed under arrest for alleged stalking charges. After months of ...

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  19. 9-11 terrorist says Saudis planned to kill ClintonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Now, many wonder... was it truth? Or trickery? After months of investigation, a former University of Southern Mississippi staff member who worked on the Hattiesburg campus has been placed under arrest for alleged stalking charges. After months of ...

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  20. 1 dead, 1 in custody following Marion County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A young man claimed to be "delivered" from homosexuality in a video that went viral on YouTube. Now, many wonder... was it truth? Or trickery? After months of investigation, a former University of Southern Mississippi staff member who worked on the Hattiesburg campus has been placed under arrest for alleged stalking charges.

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