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08.03.2018

Lonnie Young, Registered Piano Technician in The University of Southern Mississippi’s School of Music, was a featured presenter to more than 670 attendees, including piano service specialists, manufacturers and suppliers from around the world, at the 61st annual Piano Technicians Guild Convention and Technical Institute in Lancaster, Pa.

08.03.2018

Employers looking for advice on starting an internship program or hoping to improve upon an existing one will have an opportunity to gain insight into both by attending a Total Internship Management Workshop set for Aug. 22 at The University of Southern Mississippi’s Hattiesburg campus.

08.02.2018

More than 400 attendees from 25 college and universities were on hand for the state’s largest biomedical research conference held July 27 in Jackson, Miss.

 

08.02.2018

The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is proud to announce the establishment of the Center for Optoelectronic Materials and Devices, to be housed within the School of Polymer Science and Engineering. The Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning approved USM’s plans for the center on April 19.

 

The center will feature advanced instrumentation to conduct pure and applied research in emerging areas of soft matter optoelectronics, lead important research that drives the creation of knowledge, and improve various products and technologies used in fields like energy, biomedical, and environmental sciences.

08.01.2018

 

Today’s email includes news releases about the USM Foundation reaching an historic endowment milestone.

08.01.2018

Dr. John D. W. Guice, Professor Emeritus of History at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM), died July 30. He was 87.

A memorial service for Dr. Guice will be held Thursday, Aug. 2 at 2 p.m. at Saint John’s Episcopal Church in Laurel, Miss., located at 540 5th Ave., following a visitation set for 1 p.m. at the church. Interment will be Friday, Aug. 3 at 2 p.m. at Old Biloxi Cemetery, located at 1166 Irish Hill Dr. in Biloxi, Miss. Memory Chapel Funeral Homes, Inc. of  Laurel is in charge of arrangements.

08.01.2018

Partners for the Arts recently announced Ron Hancock, alumnus of The University of Southern Mississippi, as chair for 2018-2019. Five recent board member additions were also announced.