The University of Southern Mississippi is searching for a new president and today they held a listening session in Long Beach to get public input.
Currently, Dr. Joseph Paul is serving as interim USM president while the board completes its search for the university’s 11th permanent president.
At the listening session, members of the board search committee heard from students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the community.
Some people discussed ensuring the new president does not overlook the Gulf Park campus and all it has to offer. Institute of Higher Learning President…