‘Right Stuff, Tiger Tuff’: 50th anniversary pays tribute to past, present ROTC cadets

April 26, 2018 in Education, News

By L.A. Warren Jackson State University During the 50th-year celebration of JSU’s ROTC program, Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Reuben D. Jones reminded JSU Army ROTC cadets they would live uncommon lives […]

Southern Miss ROTC program spared for at least two years, Army says

November 7, 2013 in Education, News

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — The ROTC program at the University of Southern Mississippi will survive at least another two years. The Army told Mississippi elected officials on Wednesday that it’s […]

USM’s ROTC military training program among 13 on Army’s chopping block

October 22, 2013 in Education, News, Top Stories

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — The University of Southern Mississippi is one of 13 schools nationally losing its Army Reserve Officer Training Corp. program at the end of the 2014-2015.

And Gov. Phil Bryant and University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett want to know why…