Media Relations

The University Marketing & Communications Office manages the university’s relationship with local, regional and national news media and produces news and information about events, people and activities at the university. A key focus is promoting the expertise of faculty and key staff and the achievements of our students.

University Marketing & Communications develops news articles and story ideas to local, regional and major media, assists with media interviews, helps to prepare guest opinion columns and connects news media with campus experts.

News media interested in on-campus interviews must contact University Marketing & Communications in advance to make arrangements. Read our media access and credentialing policy.

Amanda O’Rourke
Public Relations Manager

Sports Publicity

The athletics communication information office is responsible for publicity of the university’s 23 varsity sports programs through publications, press releases, interview requests and the athletics website.

Student assistants gain significant experience in writing and public relations through staffing and reporting on athletic events and by involvement in an active sports hometown release program. In addition, updates on current events are available at: