USM Gulf Park

‘Careers on the Coast’ Job Fair

Today in Long Beach, students and alumni of the University of Southern Mississippi got a close look at some careers on the Coast during a job fair. The event was held at the USM Gulf Park Campus library. Employers were…

USM Gulf Park’s first day of classes

Today, the University of Southern Mississippi had their first day back to classes and Gulf Park’s campus saw students gearing up for the new semester. Students were buzzing around campus for the start of classes. The Academic Success Center saw…

Housing for USM Gulf Park students

One hundred and twenty two students at USM’s Gulf Park campus in Long Beach will be the first of their class to move into the city’s first ever dedicated housing for USM Gulf Park students. Just a few months ago,…

Black Love Matters panel discussion

Today, the University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park Campus continued their Black History Month programming with a panel discussion centered around black love. Tonight’s Black Loves Matter panel featured three couples who shared their journey and experiences to finding and…

A Golden Basket Thanksgiving

USM Gulf Park campus is getting ready for Thanksgiving Day as well with their annual Golden Basket Thanksgiving Drive. Students in the Bachelors of Social Work Club are presenting Thanksgiving Golden Baskets to 25 needy families across the Gulf Coast.…

Health and Fitness Week at USM Gulf Park

College life can be stressful for students working toward their degree, but USM’s Gulf Park campus is putting health and wellness first. This week, the fitness center on campus is organizing a weeklong schedule designed to renew the mind, body,…

Spring 2017 Commencement USM Gulf Park

It's been a long time coming for college students but they can now celebrate.. USM Gulf Park Campus held their spring 2017 commencement at the Coast Coliseum in Biloxi. Renowned researcher, Jim Franks, who holds faculty appointments in USM's School…

USM Jazz & Blues Festival

Bryan Kennedy interviews Dr. Casey Maugh Funderburke about the USM Jazz & Blues Festival at the USM Gulf Park Campus.

Long Beach Mayoral Candidate Forum

Tonight...Long Beach residents have an opportunity to meet all the candidates running for mayor. Last fall, long-term Mayor Billy Skellie announced after 13 years he would not be running for re-election. Starting at 6 at USM Gulf Park's Fleming Education…

Careers on the Coast Job Fair

It’s called Careers on the Coast, a networking and job fair at the Southern Miss Gulf Park campus that will be held on Tuesday, March 7th. The job fair provides current and past students of Southern Miss the opportunity to…

Panel Discusses Mississippi State Flag

Tonight in Long Beach, a panel made up of representatives from organizations that have taken a public stance on the flying of Mississippi’s state flag came together to hold an open discussion with the public. In recent headlines, the Mississippi…

Mississippi Flag Meeting

Tonight at USM’s Gulf Park campus, the Mississippi state flag will be the subject of discussion. Representatives from state organizations and state residents who have taken a stance of the flag are discussing its impact on our state. A variety…

Panel Discussion Regarding State Flag

News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Dr. Douglas Bristol Associate Professor Of History, USM about the panel discussion about the state flag this Thursday Feb. 9 at USM Gulf Park at 5:30 pm in the Hardy Hall Ballroom.

Grant For "Health Is Golden" Campaign

It's February and hopefully you're still on track with your New Year’s Resolutions. For students, faculty, and staff at USM Gulf Park, a grant renewal will help them achieve their fitness goals. The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi…

Jingle Bell Jog at USM Gulf Park

Santa and his reindeer went for a jog around USM’s Gulf Park campus, getting a little exercise in before eating all those cookies and treats on Christmas Eve. It was people dressed like Santa and his reindeer anyway. Today, the…

A Day At USM In Long Beach

Dozens of girls from several Coast schools pounded the pavement in Long Beach today to see what USM Gulf Park has to offer. The sixth annual “Day at USM” is sponsored by the college's women's and gender studies program. The…

USM Gulf Park Homecoming Parade

Golf carts covered in black and gold Eagle spirit paraded around the University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Park campus today. The homecoming parade and reception is an opportunity for student organizations to get involved and share their spirit, unity and…

Fourth Annual Geospatial Conference

USM Gulf Park welcomed more than 100 professionals and students from all over the state, Louisiana, and Alabama to network and learn about geographic information science related fields. The fourth annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference is sponsored by the Mississippi Association…

Domestic Abuse Awareness

A Biloxi woman opens up about her past to help raise domestic abuse awareness. Christy Pickering shared her experience with domestic abuse with students at USM’s Gulf Park campus during the event “Girl, You Deserve Better.” She shared her journey…

A Plaza Party Makes Noise at USM

Just because hitting the books is a big part of school that doesn’t mean there’s no room for fun, especially this week at the University of Southern Mississippi. Students jammed out to music, took photos in the free photo booth…