Communication Blog

Dream Big Video Series

March 3, 2017

The Dream Big videos inspire multicultural applicants to commit to the U.


Virtual Tour of Campus, Google Apps Templates

February 13, 2017

Take a virtual tour of campus with Google Expeditions. We now have branded templates for Google Docs and Slides.


Legislative Communications, D2D, Story Submissions

Originally sent to the Communications Collaborative (C2) Group
January 17, 2017

Originally sent to the Communications Collaborative (C2) Group, this message talks about the 2017 legislative communications, Driven to Discover in the New York Times and on billboards, a request for story submissions, and the Department Directory.

Department Directory Launched

January 11, 2017

We’re excited to announce that the new Department Directory is online at

Digital Communications Circle

December 7, 2016

In November 2016, the first meeting of a newly formed group—the Digital Communications Circle—held their first meeting

Student Experience Stories, Campus Climate, Best of the U

Originally sent to the Communications Collaborative (C2) Group
August 31, 2016

We want to amplify your stories! Send us your stories about your students' experiences at the U, opinion pieces for the Campus Climate website, and examples of the best the U has to offer.

D2D Campaign, Research Ethics, News and PR

Originally sent to the Communications Collaborative (C2) Group
July 25, 2016

Find out how you can be involved in the Driven campaign, how we're measuring the campaign, learn about the research ethics communications campaign, and some news and PR resource links.


Enterprise Software Licenses for Communicators, MyU

April 28, 2016

The University has enterprise-wide licenses for software that can be used for communications. MyU has a Communications and Marketing page full of resources.

U Minnesota: Guidebook, University Acronyms

February 2, 2016

Guidebook has been branded U Minnesota and the U Acronym list has moved.


Basecamp for Project Management

July 14, 2015

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


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