Speakers

Speaker Date Topic
Dr. Michael Forster Aug 22, 2017
Therapeutic Dance
Therapeutic Dance

Former Dean of the College of Health at The University of Southern Mississippi, Dr. Michael Forster is also an avid dancer and will speak about its therapeutic qualities. 

Jeffery Cromartie Aug 29, 2017
Brexit
Brexit

Hattiesburg native, Jeffery Cromartie, is a Managing Director with Fitch Ratings in London, UK. Jeffery will be speaking with us on the topic of Brexit (Britain's exit from the European Union). As a certified financial analyst, Jeffery will speak to the financial effects this is having on the United Kingdom and the global economy. 

Anna Claire Mercer Sep 19, 2017
Philanthropy in Greek Life
Philanthropy in Greek Life

Greek Life - it's not just a social club. As a Greek Life member, Anna Claire wishes to inform others of the successful philanthropic environment not only at the Beta Sigma chapter of Kappa Delta but also USM's Greek community as a whole. 

Anna Claire Mercer is a junior political science major at the University of Southern Mississippi. While at USM, she is involved in leadership positions in the Luckyday Citizenship Scholars program, Kappa Delta Sorority, the Student Government Association, and USM Baseball Diamond Darlings.

Last spring, Anna Claire was awarded the Dr. Eddie A. Holloway Outstanding Community Servant for 2016-2017 as well as the Evelyn Gandy Political Science Endowment Scholarship. As Kappa Delta's Vice President of Community Service, she focuses on both internal and external growth within USM's Greek Life community in order to foster a positive and successful philanthropic environment.