Communication Blog

D2D Campaign

October 22, 2015

This year's Driven to Discover campaign has launched.


Search Survey Results

September 24, 2015

In August, a survey was sent to a random sample of students, staff, and faculty on all campuses about the University's search and directories. Over 2,000 people responded (!).


Mass Email ALL Lists and Approval Process

August 20, 2015

When the University made the switch to Salesforce Marketing Cloud (ExactTarget) for our mass email tool, a change was made in the process for sending messages to include what we're call ALL lists—all students, all staff, all faculty, and so forth.

Mobile Home Page, Search, Directory, TC Home Page

August 20, 2015

We've made some updates to the TC mobile home page recently, adding new links based on search terms and feedback. A link to the mobile site has also been added near the footer on the TC campus homesite.

Calendar Updates

July 23, 2015

Upgrades, documentation, use of logos, and category issues.

Basecamp for Project Management

July 14, 2015

We are now using Basecamp to manage all project work in University Relations.

Drupal Lite, Search, Directory, Maps, Events Calendar

July 14, 2015

Drupal Lite is being developed by OIT, update on the search and directory project, campus maps redesign progress, and the new Events Calendar is online.


Events Calendar Launch Announcment

June 26, 2015

We will be launching a new Events Calendar system on the Twin Cities campus next Wednesday, July 1st.

Philanthropy and Digital Content Guide, MyU Communications Page

June 9, 2015

The UMF Digital Strategy and Communications team has prepared a digital giving guide to offer guidance on digital best practices related to philanthropy. And don't forget to check out the Communications and Marketing page on MyU.


Mass Email Updates and Tips

May 7, 2015

Updates and tips about copyright, Exact Target, spam, and personalized messages.


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