Showtime will plug its upcoming series Freshman Diaries with
screenings at a minimum of campuses around the country, beginning Aug. 27 at
Michigan State University.
The 10-episode reality series, chronicling freshman attending the University
of Texas at Austin, premieres on the premium network on Aug. 31.
Three days earlier the tour touches down in Austin, where a special cast
screening will be attended by director and executive producer R.J. Cutler
Several of the students profiled in the series will also be on hand to
discuss their experiences.
Other universities on the tour: Miami, Colorado, Maryland, Pennsylvania,
Southern California, New York and Yale.
The tour is being organized for Showtime by Cyclone, a full-service marketing
and promotions agency based in New York.