School of Continuing Education and Special Programs
USA Director of International Education Holly Hudson took part in a trade mission earlier this month to the Dominican Republic with other Alabama representatives of education, industry and commerce. Among those who attended were, from left, Troy Wayman, vice president of Economic Development for the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce; Greg Canfield, Alabama commerce secretary; Hilda Lockhart, director of international trade for the Alabama Department of Commerce; U.S. Ambassador James “Wally” Brewster; Maria Mendez, director of Latin American Trade and Development for the Alabama State Port Authority; Hudson; and Denson White with APM Terminals in Mobile. - See more at:
Education as an Export: USA Takes Part in Trade Mission

The University of South Alabama recently took part in a trade mission to boost opportunities in education, tourism and commerce between the U.S. and the Dominican Republic. (Read More)

Graduate Hemu Doma
Congratulations USA Graduates

Congratulations to all USA Graduates, especially those in the Interdisciplinary Degree Program. Pictured is Hemu Doma, who served the School of Continuing Education and Special Programs as a tutor in the Math Lab. (Photo Credit: Rick Whiston)

Gulf Shores, AL
USA Celebrates Opening of New USA Gulf Coast Campus in Gulf Shores

University of South Alabama academic officials provided community and government leaders with a preview of programs and offerings at the USA Gulf Coast Campus in Gulf Shores, Ala., during a tour and reception on Tuesday, May 12. (Read More)

From Left to Right, Dr. Joel Erdmann, USA Athletics Director; Dr. David Johnson, USA Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost; Mr. Stan Hammack, USA Vice President for Health Systems; Michael Skolnik, Vice President of Operations at Continental Motors; Dr. Josh Duplantis, USA Director of the Center for Continuing Education; Dr. Tony Waldrop, USA President; Johnny Doo, Executive Vice President for Marketing and Business Development at Continental Motors; Lynne Chronister, USA Vice President for Research and Economic Development; Dr. Joseph Busta Jr. , USA Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations; Mike Haskins, USA Executive Director of Communications, Dr. John Smith, USA Executive Vice President; Dr. Jim Connors, Interim Dean of the USA School of Continuing Education; Dr. Mike Finan, Interim Director of the USA Mitchell Cancer Institute.
Hanging By a Thread

Did you know that airplane engines are built using gaskets approximately the size of ordinary household thread? At Continental Motors in Mobile, you can see engineering and manufacturing at its best. On April 24, 2015, The University of South Alabama executive team and administrators visited the Continental Motors facility in Mobile. (Read More)