By the time she reached her sophomore year in college, Dr. Sherita L. Johnson knew that she wanted to be an English professor.
Dr. Michael Madson's research examines college student alcohol use and strategies that can help them avoid substance abuse.
Dr. Westley "Lee" Follett, associate professor of history, stresses that education is valuable not because of where it might lead you but rather for what it makesyou.
USM Professor Dr. Greg Bradley says that human behavior and mathematics have always intrigued him.
Student Government Association President Caroline Bradley wants to leave behind a legacy of service at Southern Miss.
Read Hendon, associate director of the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, abandoned his career track in banking for a greater love -- marine science.
Southern Miss researcher Jill Hendon says she first became enamored with the marine world as a sixth-grade student in Minnesota.
Southern Miss musician and instructor Mike Lopinto believes that life is about experiences and interactions.
Dr. Julie Howdeshell loves the sense of community that working in a university environment brings.
University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park instructor Robert Turnbull enjoys trying to understand why animals behave in a certain manner.