The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) awarded undergraduate, graduate and specialist degrees to more than 1,900 students graduating in the spring 2021 semester.
USM graduates from the local area include:
Olivia Paris-Harbison - Bachelor of Arts
Madison Carr Copeland - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Madison Marie Ruffin - Bachelor of Science
Anna Grace Walton - Bachelor of Science
Madison Peyton Miles - Bachelor of Science in Bus Adm
Nicole Musselwhite - Master of Arts in Teaching
Valeri Bokun - Bachelor of Science
Lauren Grace Baisch - Bachelor of Arts
Sydney Jae Madison - Bachelor of Arts
Ashley Lynn Yelle - Bachelor of Science
Matthew Michael Cease - Bachelor of Science
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites in central and southern Mississippi, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 76 public universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Foundation’s "higher research activity" designation for doctoral universities, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and sport venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 40 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music.