IHL to make announcement concerning new USM president

JACKSON, MS (WDAM) - The Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning announced Friday morning they would hold a press conference at 2 p.m. concerning the selection of a new president of The University of Southern Mississippi.

The conference will be held at the IHL Board Room in Jackson.

The Board is expected to announce the "preferred candidate for president" of USM at the conference.  The IHL's website -- www.mississippi.edu/ihl -- will provide streaming video of the press conference.

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