Strategic Communications/Media Relations
The Strategic Communication and Media Relations department works to raise public awareness about the university through brand management, communications and public relations. The unit supports the campus strategic plan by providing guidance for the university’s primary communication efforts including news, feature and social media content; informing and assisting members of the media with interview and information requests; planning and implementing executive and development communication projects; coordinating the university’s response to public records requests; and supporting college and unit communicators on campus.
The media relations unit acts as the liaison between media and the university. If you have questions or would like to request an interview, please contact Steve Voorhies, media relations manager. In addition to answering questions and providing information, this unit: