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  • Homecoming senior maid Holly Taylor

    Homecoming senior maid Holly Taylor

    Alanna Whitaker, Managing Editor

    October 24, 2016

    The USA Student Government Association recently announced the 2016 Homecoming Court. Holly Taylor, a biomedical sciences major, was one of two senior homecoming maids selected by the student body. She will run against Ally Heng, also senior homecoming maid, for the title of 2016 Homecoming Queen. ... READ MORE »»

  • Alanna Whitaker, Managing Editor

    October 24, 2016

    The 2016 Homecoming Queen will be revealed during the USA vs Georgia State halftime at Ladd Pebbles Stadium this coming Saturday. Alley Heng, a biomedical sciences major, was one of two senior homecoming maids selected by the student body. She will run against Holly Taylor, also senior homecoming... READ MORE »»

  • Student Spotlight: Becky Phan

    Student Spotlight: Becky Phan

    Megan McDowell, Life Editor

    October 24, 2016

    While there are many career choices within the United States, one student at the University of South Alabama, Becky Phan, set her sight beyond the U.S. border. Originally from Jackson, Miss., Phan came to USA in 2010 intending to study biomedical sciences, but she soon discovered she was not passionate... READ MORE »»

    Becky Phan visited Niza Fort in Muscat, Oman, as part of study abroad.

  • Women’s Soccer claims Sun Belt title

    Women’s Soccer claims Sun Belt title

    Marissa Mason, Sports Editor

    October 24, 2016

    The University of South Alabama soccer team reclaimed their first-place position in the Sun Belt Conference with a win against Georgia State (2-0), but suffered a loss to Appalachian State University (4-3). USA still claimed the Sun Belt regular-season title due to a tie between Coastal Carolina... READ MORE »»

    Monique Autmon, defensive mid-fielder, dribbles her way to victory.

News

Editor’s Note: Retraction

Alanna Whitaker, Managing Editor

The Vanguard is fully retracting an article published in issue 12 titled “Renowned head of galss (sic) blowing department loses tenure.” Among other errors, the article unfortunately made the wholly unsubstantiated claim...  Read More »

Nov 19 • No Comments

SHC official grand opening

Jaccob Hearn, Editor-in-Chief

The Student Health Center, which was relocated in September, had its official grand opening Thursday. The center is now located at the heart of campus across from the Student Center on South University Dr. “The...  Read More »

Oct 24 • No Comments

Marx Library forced to reduce journal subscriptions

Alanna Whitaker, Managing Editor

Funding for the University of South Alabama Marx Library cannot cover the rising cost of journal subscriptions, according to a USA source. The Marx Library buys licenses to access academic journal databases like JSTOR...  Read More »

Oct 24 • No Comments

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Life

Homecoming senior maid Holly Taylor

Homecoming senior maid Holly Taylor

Alanna Whitaker, Managing Editor

The USA Student Government Association recently announced the 2016 Homecoming Court. Holly Taylor, a biomedical sciences major, was one of two senior homecoming maids selected by the student body. She will run against...  Read More »

Oct 24 • 1 Comment

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  • USA Celebrates Homecoming Week: Festivities begin Monday Oct. 24 October 24, 2016
  • Discussion and Food at the Muslim Student Association’s Festival of Sacrifice Dinner October 9, 2016

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Sports

Women’s Soccer claims Sun Belt title

Women’s Soccer claims Sun Belt title

Marissa Mason, Sports Editor

The University of South Alabama soccer team reclaimed their first-place position in the Sun Belt Conference with a win against Georgia State (2-0), but suffered a loss to Appalachian State University (4-3)....  Read More »

Oct 24 • No Comments

Roman Buchanan nominated for Senior CLASS Award

Roman Buchanan nominated for Senior CLASS Award

October 24, 2016

A Triumphant Win Over No. 19 San Diego State

A Triumphant Win Over No. 19 San Diego State

October 5, 2016

USA cross country meet

USA cross country meet

September 9, 2016

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