Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
PREFERRED CANDIDATE TO VISIT USM CAMPUSES
2/5/2013 - Jackson, Miss.


WHO: Dr. Rodney D. Bennett, selected by the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning as the preferred candidate for president of the University of Southern Mississippi
WHAT: Will meet with the campus community
WHEN: Wednesday, February 6 and Thursday, February 7 at times/locations noted below
WHERE: University of Southern Mississippi, Gulf Park Campus and Hattiesburg Campus

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Time

Event

Location

3:00 p.m.

Meeting: Faculty, Staff and Students

Fleming Education Center Auditorium
Gulf Park Campus
730 East Beach Blvd.
Long Beach, MS 39560

3:45 p.m.

Meeting: Coast Alumni and Community Leaders

Fleming Education Center Auditorium

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Time

Event

Location

8:00 a.m.

Meeting: Administration and Staff

Hattiesburg, Thad Cochran Center, Room 218

8:45 a.m.
Meeting: Faculty

Hattiesburg, Thad Cochran Center, Room 218

9:30 a.m.
Meeting: Students

Hattiesburg, Thad Cochran Center, Room 218

10:15 a.m.
Meeting: Campus and Community

Hattiesburg, Thad Cochran Center, Room 218

12:30 p.m.
Board of Trustees Meeting

Hattiesburg, Thad Cochran Center, Room 218

1:00 p.m.

Press Conference

Hattiesburg, Thad Cochran Center, Room 218


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The Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning governs the public universities in Mississippi, including Alcorn State University; Delta State University; Jackson State University; Mississippi State University including the Mississippi State University Division of Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine; Mississippi University for Women; Mississippi Valley State University; the University of Mississippi including the University of Mississippi Medical Center; and the University of Southern Mississippi.