USM Gulf Park

Seaside Shuffle in Long Beach

The University of Southern Mississippi is taking steps that benefit a healthy lifestyle and allows students to enjoy the Coast’s beauty at the same time. The very first “Seaside Shuffle” was a chance for Southern Miss staff, faculty and students…

Film Studies Pathway Program

USM Gulf Park and MGCCC are teaming up for a new film studies pathway program. The duo wanted to make an easier transition for students both scheduling wise and academically. With this program, students at MGCCC can take classes working…

USM Celebrates Founders’ Day

On March 30th, 1910 Mississippi Normal College was created. Decades later its name would become the University of Southern Mississippi. Students, faculty and staff all gathered at USM Gulf Park to celebrate the school’s founders’ day. University president Rodney Bennett…

Civility Week Kicks off at USM Gulf Park

Today, USM’s Gulf Park campus kicked off Civility Week, a week focused on creating a caring and civil community for all. Civility Week promotes the university’s demonstration of respect for others and the true Golden Eagle values of its students,…

USM Gulf Park’s Jazz Fest this Weekend

This weekend, Coast music lovers will be able to hear the smooth sounds of New Orleans jazz without even having to cross state lines. USM Gulf Park will be hosting their annual Smooth Jazz and Blues Festival on Saturday. This…

USM Gulf Park Gateway Nearing Completion

A scenic and much needed addition to the USM Gulf Park campus is nearing completion. Last fall, the university began constructing the new gateway entrance to the school on Highway 90 with an addition of a westbound turn lane. The…

USM Networking and Job Fair

Tonight, University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Park campus held its annual Networking and Job Fair. Over 30 employers from all along the Coast set up shop in the Hardy Hall ballroom to seek potential new employees. Nearly 140 students from…

Give Blood at USM Gulf Park Campus

Blood banks in South Mississippi remain low but local Red Cross representatives are taking steps to improve the deficit. Today, the Red Cross stopped by USM’s Gulf Park campus in Long Beach to collect blood donations. Pepper Ginder, vice president…

USM Professor Wrote Book for Students

When it comes to marine research, the work done by USM is some of the best in the country. Now, one professor is making sure the preparation for that great work starts early. Dr. Scott Milroy with USM Gulf Park…

Health is Golden at USM Gulf Park Campus

The University of Southern Mississippi’s Gulf Park campus launched their “Health is Golden” campaign today, thanks to a grant of nearly $200,000 from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation. The campaign seeks to create a culture of wellness…

100th Anniversary of the Pulitzer Prize Award

USM’s Gulf Park campus commemorated the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Award by hosting several prize winners for a panel discussion. The panel featured former editor of the Sun Herald Stan Tiner, Gulfport native Natasha Tretheway and journalism professor and…