Communication Blog

DIY Accessibility Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Accessible Documents

November 18, 2019
Join the Accessibility Ambassadors on Thursday, December 12th, for a presentation by Ben Peck of University Relations about making accessible Word and Google Docs and how to convert them to Portable Document Format (PDF).

The Numbers Behind Media Relations

November 14, 2019
In pitching stories to the media, chance is always a factor. But numbers and data may help you nudge the odds in your direction.

Honoring U of M Veterans

November 11, 2019
Veterans across the Twin Cities campus share their stories.

Editing: The Most Important Step

November 4, 2019
Because editing is essential to good writing, always have a second set of eyes look over your written work.

Communicator Training Takes Off

October 28, 2019
Communicator training materials are now available.

DIY Accessibility Brunch ‘n’ Learn: Accessible Social Media

October 28, 2019
Join the Accessibility Ambassadors on Wednesday, November 20 for a presentation by Susan Hagen of University Relations about making social media more accessible.

What is Solutions Journalism?

October 25, 2019
Characteristics of solutions journalism and how to shape a SoJo story.

The Phone: 19th Century Invention, Powerful 21st Century Media Relations Tool

October 21, 2019
Using telephone calls to build relationships.

Changing up your media relations strategy?

Four questions to consider.
October 11, 2019
If you are considering changing up your approach to media relations, here are four questions to consider as you begin laying out your plan.

New Driven to Discover Campaign Connects to All of Minnesota

October 7, 2019
Get to know what the U of M does for Minnesota.


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