LONG BEACH, MS (WLOX) - The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park Campus is moving forward. Friday, the campus celebrated the completion of its new entrance on Hwy. 90.
"The last 10 years have been about rebuilding. Today is about advancing here on the Gulf Coast," said Steven Miller, Vice President of the USM Gulf Park Campus.
USM President Dr. Rodney Bennett was in Long Beach for the celebration. He said the new entrance is designed to increase visibility and be inviting to students, faculty and visitors.
Another exciting project was also announced Thursday morning. Crews will break ground on a new academic building on the Gulf Park Campus next month.