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The voice of and for USM students

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President Joe Paul poses with New York Times best-selling author Cynthia Leitich Smith at the Fay B. Kaigler Children’s Book Festival.

USM hosts Fay B. Kaigler Children’s Book Festival

Sean Smith, Photo Editor | April 19, 2024

Illustrators and literary minds came together in Hattiesburg for the Fay B. Kaigler Children’s Book Festival on April 10 through April 12. Both emerging and established talents within the community of...

Emad Al-Turk spoke on the current war between Israel and Palestine on April 16.

Palestinian Perspectives on Decades of Conflict Spotlighted at USM

Suvi Lama, Multimedia Journalist | April 18, 2024

USM’s Students for Human Rights organized “Journey to Understanding: Israel and Palestine Unveiled” on Tuesday, April 16. The devastating realities of the Israeli occupation of Palestine and potential...

Photo from BSA New Year Celebration

Bangladeshi Student Association and Nepalese Student Association Celebrate New Year

Nishrenika Pokhrel, Multimedia Journalist | April 18, 2024

The Bangladeshi Student Association and Nepalese Student Association recently celebrated the New Year on April 12th and 13th, respectively. While Bangladesh just started the year 1431 in the Bengali calendar...

Eid Festivities at Southern Miss Bring Cultures Together

Eid Festivities at Southern Miss Bring Cultures Together

Suvi Lama, Multimedia Journalist | April 18, 2024

Eid Festivities at Southern Miss Bring Cultures Together The Muslim community at the University of Southern Mississippi recently came together to celebrate the major Islamic festival of Eid ul Fitr....

USM workers fight for better conditions

USM workers fight for better conditions

Suvi Lama, Multimedia Journalist | April 11, 2024

The United Campus Workers of Mississippi recently held a "Lunchtime Meet and Greet" event in the Student Union at the University of Southern Mississippi. The labor union, with chapters in Hattiesburg,...

Students at USM were able to participate in the classic Blizzard of Bucks Game Show at the Joe Paul Student Theater. Students could participate in the game and earn up to $500.

SMAC hoat Blizzards of Buck Game Show

Raven Payne, Multimedia Journalist | April 11, 2024

SMAC hosts Blizzard of Bucks Game Show The Southern Miss Activities Council (SMAC) recently hosted its Blizzard of Bucks Game Show at the Joe Paul Theater on campus to give USM students opportunities...

John Green, beloved YA author, was the speaker at the final University Forum of the spring semester.

Famous author John Green graces USM

Abigail Troth, Editor-in-Chief | April 10, 2024

Bennett Auditorium was packed full with an audience prepared to see beloved young adult author John Green.  People even lined the outside of the building, just hoping for the chance to see Green in person. Green...

Students could be seen dancing during IDEAL Women’s Week of Excellence disco party celebration.

IDEAL Women present Week of Excellence

Raven Payne, Multimedia Journalist | April 4, 2024

The IDEAL Women recently held a week of excellence Soul Train 70s-themed costume party in the Union on USM’s Hattiesburg campus. Students had their selection of snacks and beverages as they donned 70s-era...

No birthday party is a celebration without a piece of cake.

USM celebrates 114th birthday

Sarah Grace Meyn, Photojournalist | April 3, 2024

The University of Southern Mississippi hosts a Founders' Week birthday party in Spirit Park on March 26. The Alumni Association hosted a variety of fun events that had the students celebrating with...

Graduate students from the School of Psychology gathered for a panel for Women’s History Month.

Graduate psychology students host panel for Women’s History Month

Nishrenika Pokhrel, Multimedia Journalist | March 31, 2024

Shiza Shahid, Saba Shahid, and Olajuwon Olagbegi, students in the Southern Miss School of Psychology recently hosted a panel to discuss women in graduate school, in recognition of Women’s History Month....

Cash Money, USM’s resident therapy dog, made his grand entrance at Going Gold Day, greeting the community and providing smiles.

Southern Miss celebrates Eagle Fest

Amaya Norman, Multimedia Journalist | March 31, 2024

The Southern Miss Hattiesburg campus recently hosted Eagle Fest, its annual celebration that brings together students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the broader community in a spirited showcase of school...

The fashion show featured many stylish and daring looks.

Delta Sigma Theta flies through the decades

Raven Payne, Multimedia Journalist | March 31, 2024

In honor of Delta Week, the Mighty Mu Nu Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated and Fly Art recently partnered to host a fashion show focusing on stylistic trends from the decades of past,...

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