Department of Marketing and Public Relations
University of Southern Mississippi's Department of Marketing and
Public Relations is the arm of the university that develops positive
promotions for events, programs, faculty and student profiles, and
educational and entertainment opportunities throughout the university.
Department of Marketing and Public Relations serves as the liaison
for Southern Miss and works hand in hand with members of the media
to assist with fact-finding; coordinating interviews; establishing
contact with faculty, staff and students; producing stories for
publication; clarifying facts; and answering questions and requests.
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and Public Relations
department is available to provide marketing and public relations
expertise for strategic planning, media exposure and marketing strategies
for any event, organization, department or college.
Department of Marketing and Public Relations manages licensing of
manufacturers who produce Southern Miss-related goods. Contact Licensing
Specialist Gene Fitts (601) 266-4491 for a licensing information
packet, or visit the licensing Web pages at http://www.usm.edu/licensng/.
university proofreader, who provides an invaluable service to the
university community, edits and approves all Southern Miss material
used for publication and dissemination. Call the university proofreader,
Kristi Brown, at (601) 266-5776 for more information about proofreading
styles, guidelines and deadlines.
Miss's Eagle's Eye, a university publication dedicated to news about
university faculty and staff, is printed on a monthly basis, with
the exception of June and July. This informative publication touts
faculty and staff accomplishments and keeps personnel informed of
upcoming events, programs and opportunities of interest. Call Chris
Mapp, Chinika Hughes-Hood or David Tisdale at (601) 266-4491 for
more information on deadlines and story ideas.
Department of Marketing and Public Relations provides to the media
photography services of Southern Miss people, events and happenings,
and produces video used for commercials, advertisements and news
programs. Call Steve Rouse at (601) 266-4501, for more information
on media production.