Faculty, staff, and students at The University of Southern Mississippi
are invited to open casting calls this week for three upcoming commercials
promoting the university. The casting calls, held from 9 a.m. to
6 p.m. on Thursday, will take place in the Commons Banquet Room
A in Hattiesburg and in the AEC Rotunda on the Gulf Coast campus.
with GodwinGroup of Jackson, Southern Miss is continuing to promote
its new brand image and is focusing on aggressively recruiting new
students. The commercials will specifically target incoming freshmen,
nontraditional and professional students, while furthering the world-class
image of The University of Southern Mississippi, said Lisa Mader,
director of Marketing and Public Relations.
is a great opportunity to showcase the bright and talented Southern
Miss community," Mader said.
F. Thames said, "Southern Miss has many programs, degrees,
and certifications to meet the needs of our community, state and
nation. We want to ensure that anyone looking to further their education
knows what Southern Miss has to offer."
she encourages "everyone and anyone interested to attend these
open casting calls Thursday to assist us in recruiting the best
and the brightest."
pieces or previous experience is necessary. Participants must be
available for commercial shoots on Tuesday, May 4 or Wednesday,
May 5. The Southern Miss commercials will start airing this summer.
For more information,
call (601) 266-5304.