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Students, faculty still struggle with smoking on a “smoke free campus”

Despite Southern Miss being a “tobacco free” campus for four years, students still complain about smoking on campus, exposing the policy's fundamental dysfunctions.  In 2017,...

New vaping laws pose pros and cons

With new restrictions on tobacco products, questions have been raised on how the changes will affect teenagers, young adults and vape shop owners.  The federal...

Vaping advocates worry over e-cig bans

Iraq veteran Bill Wikstrom smoked cigarettes for over 20 years before he switched to vaping. A vape store owner and former two-pack-a-day smoker, Wikstrom said he believes he would not be alive for his grandkids had he not found a way to quit cigarettes.

FDA regulation may lower teen e-cigarette use

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the use of electronic cigarettes among teens is at an “epidemic” level. The FDA launched “The Real Cost”...

Senate Discusses Smoke Free Legislation Process

The smoking referendum at USM results in the student body voting in favor of going to a smoke-free campus by 2016. The USM student body has...

SGA Fails to Consider Social Aspect of Smoking

To the editors of The Student Printz: I would like to comment on the proposal to make USM smoke-free in fall 2016. While the idea...

SGA Proposes New Legislation

The University of Southern Mississippi Student Government Association is working to implement new legislation that will affect several aspects of campus life. These resolutions...

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Students love being heartbroken over Adele’s ‘30’

(Graphic by Charlie Luttrell) Charlie Luttrell Adele is back after a six year hiatus with her new album, ‘30’. The 12-song...

Prioritizing mental health is beneficial for all

Due to the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic, the rise of mental health concerns among college students has been...

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Southern Miss Television: Episode 7

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Students love being heartbroken over Adele’s ‘30’

(Graphic by Charlie Luttrell) Charlie Luttrell Adele is back after a...