The University of Southern Mississippi will honor the memory of students and faculty and staff members who died in the last year at its Fallen Eagle Memorial Service Monday, April 3 at 5:30 p.m. in the Thad Cochran Center, room 218 on the Hattiesburg campus. The service is presented annually by the USM Student Government Association (SGA).
Beginning April 4, Dr. David Vance, adjunct professor in the Department of Human Capital Development, will be teaching HCD 680: Managing Workplace Learning, a five-week, executive format course for graduate and non-degree seeking students.
The University of Southern Mississippi’s Department of Human Capital Development will launch the Professional Development Series, a new workshop series designed for training and human resource professionals, March 30-31. All sessions will be held on the Gulf Park campus.
The University of Southern Mississippi Department of Recreational Sports is excited to announce the renovation of Pride Field, which features an artificial turf ground covering. The 110-yard-by-110-yard field is the only artificial turf student recreation and band practice complex in Mississippi.
Thanks to a wedding anniversary and a daughter’s creative gift idea, senior theatre majors at The University of Southern Mississippi will benefit from a new foundation scholarship celebrating the esteemed career of retired professor R.B. Hill, who served 30 years at Southern Miss.
Xavier L. Agee, simulation & IT specialist in The University of Southern Mississippi’s College of Nursing, has earned unique distinction as the state’s only Certified Healthcare Simulation Operations Specialist (CHSOS).
The Children’s Center for Communication and Development at The University of Southern Mississippi and the Mapp Family Foundation will present The Children’s Center Institute, a professional development experience to take place May 9-11 at Parkway Heights United Methodist Church in Hattiesburg.
Mississippi State Sen. Willie Simmons will join other panelists Thursday, March 30 from 6-7:15 p.m. at The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg for the forum “Justice in the Mississippi State Penitentiary: Past Reflections, Present Challenges and Future Directions.” This free event will be in room 101 of the USM International Building, and the public is invited.
As part of its ongoing Visiting Writers Series, the Department of English at The University of Southern Mississippi welcomes award-winning writer Ben Lerner to the Hattiesburg campus on Friday, March 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Gonzales Auditorium for a reading and book signing.
Due to the overwhelming response to The University of Southern Mississippi School of Music’s call for auditions for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Phantom of the Opera, another block of times to try out has been opened on the same day, Sunday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.