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James C. Hearn, associate director and professor in the Louise McBee Institute of Higher Education, has agreed to serve as the Institute’s interim director, effective July 1, 2022. 

by Jewel Caruso

Ashley Burnside (EdD 2019) has been named the director of the center for student success at the University of Southern Mississippi starting July 1, 2022.

Thank you, Libby Morris! Your vision and mentorship led the MIHE community, collectively and individually, to new heights. As you step down as director and return to the faculty, we look forward to your continued impact.

by Jewel Caruso

Erin Leach, a doctoral candidate, will be serving as the head of strategic projects and organizational effectiveness as a member of the University Libraries Administration starting July 1, 2022. 

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