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Bennett Auditorium

Named for the University's second president, Claude Bennett (1928-33), the auditorium was completed in 1930 and named in 1972. Bennett Auditorium is host to a variety of concerts, forums and special events.

113 East Memorial Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406

Place Type

On Campus, Hattiesburg Campus

Upcoming Events

University Forum - Marjorie Spruill

Marjorie Spruill is a historian acclaimed for her work on the American women’s rights movement. Her book, New Women of the New South: The Woman Suffrage...

3/24 6:30pm
University Forum - Jodi Kantor

In October 2017, investigative journalist and author Jodi Kantor helped ignite a movement. Kantor was part of a reporting duo that broke the story of decades...

4/7 6:30pm
Concert Band and University Band Concert

The School of Music presents a performance by the University’s third and fourth bands.

4/23 7:30pm
Wind Ensemble Concert

The School of Music presents the Wind Ensemble Concert, a free concert by the University’s top wind band.

4/24 7:30pm
Symphony Orchestra: A Night of a Hundred Stars

In this fitting conclusion to our Centennial Season, we honor the memory of William T. Gower, one of the most influential conductors of the USM Symphony...

5/7 7:30pm

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Bennett Auditorium

Bennett Auditorium posted a photo 7/2/2019

Bennett Auditorium

Bennett Auditorium posted a photo 6/9/2019