“Explore Gulf Park” postponed from September 7 to 9
Tue 08/31/2021 – 13:05 | By: David Tisdale
Due to the impacts of Hurricane Ida on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, the Gulf Park Student Affairs Office at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) has rescheduled its “Explore Gulf Park” program from September 7 to 9. .
Explore Gulf Park will provide opportunities for new students to the university to connect with its offices and services and provide a student participation fair; workshops with the Academic Success Center and Career Services; open doors with health and fitness centers; and opportunities to meet with staff from the Gulf Coast Library and the Advisory and Recruitment Office. Food and gifts will be provided at each event, and the three-day program will conclude with a campus-wide picnic on September 9 at the Pavilion.
The Explore Gulf Park program is as follows:
Tuesday September 7:
12:15 p.m. – 1 p.m., Fleming Education Center (FEC 103), Career Services Lunch and Learn (lunch provided)
2 p.m.-4 p.m., FEC Rotunda – Enjoy Smoothie King and explore the Counseling Center programs
Wednesday September 8:
12:15 p.m. – 1 p.m., Fleming Education Center (FEC 103), Student Involvement Fair – meet student leaders, join a student organization and enjoy the campus inside and outside the classroom; lunch provided.
2 p.m.-4 p.m., Gulf Coast Library, first floor – Games, Grub and graphic novels
From 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., health center, fitness center – open days with health and fitness centers at their locations on Beach Park Place.
Thursday September 9
12:15 – 1:00 p.m., FEC 103 – Discover the services of the Academic Success Center and the Gulf Coast Library (lunch provided).
4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Pavilion – Campus-wide picnic, dinner offered. Bring a friend.
For more information, contact USM Gulf Park Student Affairs Coordinator Jessica Langston at [email protected].