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3.12.12

 

TRENT LOTT NATIONAL CENTER LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE  


Established in March 2010, the Trent Lott National Center for Excellence in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship (TLNC) is the leader in economic development for the state of Mississippi and beyond the state's borders. The center is driven by passion, determination and commitment to be a leading force in advancing global competitiveness through knowledge-led economic development. In pursuit of this vision, the TLNC is a catalyst, resource and convener--providing robust, relevant research, education and resources to the Southern Miss community, to economic development practitioners, and local, regional and state leaders. LEARN MORE  

WORKFORCE HOUSING AND TOURISM  


OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- The Cottages at Oak Park is a unique development that is a model for public-private partnerships. Homes in this community represent an excellent example of affordable, workforce housing which is key to many employees of the business community. In addition, these homes are even used as weekend and second homes by people in Jackson, Miss., and elsewhere. This usage enhances the tourism sector of the economy in Ocean Springs. LEARN MORE  

SOUTHERN MISS DEVELOPMENTS FOR 2012      


It was deja vu all over again. The University of Southern Mississippi kick-started its fundraising campaign for its new $31 million nursing building in January with a $4 million donation from the Asbury Foundation, similar to the $5 million commitment from alumnus Chuck Scianna that announced the fundraising campaign for a new $36 million College of Business building in 2011. The Hattiesburg American recently asked various Southern Miss administrators about the two building projects, as well developments for 2012. LEARN MORE  

UPCOMING EVENTS     


March 15 at 7:45 a.m. - Complimentary Breakfast with Dr. Rebecca Ray, Senior VP, Human Capital - The Conference Board | Great Southern Club, Gulfport MS.
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April 21 at 2 p.m. - Economic Development Alumni and Friends Baseball Tailgate | Right Field Roost at Pete Taylor Park (vs. Memphis)

September 17-20 - True South Basic Economic Development Course | Hattiesburg, MS  


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