THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI
Office of University Communications
For Immediate Release
Van Arnold601.266.5568, firstname.lastname@example.org
This week @ Southern Miss: April 25-30
The following events are being held at various locations in Hattiesburg and present both interview and photo opportunities for the media. You may also want to include some of these in your community or entertainment calendars. For news media who may have questions about interviews or photo opportunities, contact the Office of University Communications at 601-266-4491.
TUESDAY, APRIL 26
Invent Your Future Contest underway
WHEN:Until 2 p.m.
WHERE:The Accelerator Business Incubator .
EVENT:This competition features seven team finalists from across the country competing for cash prizes. The winners will be announced at 1 p.m. For information call 601-266-5116.
TUESDAY-SATURDAY, APRIL 26-30
Passion for Fashion sale ongoing
WHEN:9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
WHERE:University Union Building.
EVENT: Clothing items of all sizes and varieties will be available for purchase as part of this huge consignment sale sponsored by the Department of Marketing and Fashion Merchandising. For information call 601.266.4627.
THURSDAY, APRIL 28
Wind Ensemble presents final concert
WHERE:Mannoni Performing Arts Center.
EVENT:The Southern Miss Wind Ensemble will present a free concert to wrap up its spring season. The ensemble is widely known in music circles for its exceptionally gifted student performers and diverse and challenging repertoire. For information call 601.266.4990.
FRIDAY, APRIL 29
Mississippi Health Summit planned
WHEN:8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
WHERE:Trent Lott Center.
EVENT:Sponsored by the College of Health at Southern Miss, this summit brings together health professionals from across the region to discuss the importance of collaboration in moving the state forward. For information call 601.266.5253.
Project Japan fundraisers in motion
EVENT:Several Southern Miss campus organizations have united to raise money for the victims of the earthquake/tsunami in Japan. For information call 601.266.4403.