Publicity and Media Relations

Publicity and media relations are the responsibility of the Office of Public Information, the Office of Public Relations and the Department of Athletics Media Relations.  Students or student organizations seeking news coverage of their events, programs and activities in other than campus media should avail themselves of the experience and useful relationships of these offices.  In the interest of good order and to ensure regular receipt of press materials and credentials, student correspondents for newspapers, magazines, television and radio stations, and other media should notify the Office of Public Relations and/or Athletic Media Relations of their name, address and journalistic affiliation at the beginning of each academic year or immediately upon undertaking such duties.  Anyone dealing with an issue of institutional significance or seeking an official University statement should contact the University Spokesperson.
University Spokesperson and Assistant Vice President for Public Information and Communications: Dennis Brown
405 Main Building
Phone: 574-631-8696
Director of Public Relations: Sue Lister
500 Grace Hall
Phone: 574-631-7367
Senior Associate Athletics Director for Media and Broadcast Relations John Heisler
C113 Joyce Center
Phone: 574-631-7516