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South students and faculty participate in the USA in Russia Study Abroad program in the summer of 2015.

South Recognized for Global Engagement
October 24, 2016

The University is set to quadruple its number of Study Abroad students and also has increased international student enrollment.

South Writer-in-Residence Frye Gaillard's latest book is

South Author Pens Children's Book
October 21, 2016

'Go South to Freedom,' by Frye Gaillard, is the story of a family's journey to escape slavery that ends unexpectedly in Mobile.

As a student, Emily Jerkins immersed herself in the full South experience. She was treasurer of the Student Government Association, a Jag Pal, a member of the Southerners and a student worker in the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.

Finding Her Logical, Analytical 'Natural Fit'
October 17, 2016

Emily Jerkins graduated in economics and now uses big-picture thinking and attention to detail to lure businesses to Mobile.

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Roadkill: It's What's for Dinner
October 7, 2016

A South psychologist offers five reasons to be thankful for scavengers, and why we might learn from their behavior.