Award-winning television broadcaster and co-anchor of ABC's Good Morning America Robin Roberts was awarded an honorary degree during the 2017 Fall Commencement.

The Mu Gamma Lambda chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity will present the 12th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ecumencial and Multicultural Prayer Breakfast Monday, Jan. 5 at 7:30 a.m. in the ballroom of the Thad Cochran Center. 

Dr. Jason Azoulay, assistant professor in the School of Polymers and High Performance Materials, has been awarded a coveted research prize by the Nokia Bell Labs.
Southern Miss saw many changes in 2017, and the future gets even brighter for 2018. 
The 2018 softball season includes 22 home dates with teams like Auburn and Ole Miss, and the three-day Invitational that will feature Alabama, Baylor, McNeese State and Mississippi Valley State.
Diversity as our advantage -- Jon Gilbert
February 15, 2018

A variety of scholarships are available for eligible students through the USM Foundation’s Golden Opportunities (GO) System, including scholarships specifically designated for children and grandchildren of Southern Miss alumni. The deadline for all scholarships is Feb. 15, 2018.

Armstrong-Branch Lecture Add to calendar
February 27, 2018
Held in Bennett Auditorium, this year's Armstrong-Branch Lecture will feature Wil Haygood, journalist and bestselling author of The Butler.
March 31, 2018

Free and open to the public, the Southern Miss Jazz & Blues Festival features an Easter egg hunt for children ages 12 and under, local artists and craftsmen, food vendors and activities for the entire family.



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Shander Adams '91
Lt. Col. Shander Adams was recently installed as the first female commander of Air Force Reserve Office Training Corps Detachment 006 at Jackson State University.

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