Get Your Word Out
University Relations has many communication tools that you can use to get the word out about an event or to tell your story. Depending on the nature of your news or event, the following resources may be just what you need. If you are not sure about which resources might work for you or you need additional help, just give us a call at (413) 545-8500.
Tell Us Your Story
Everyone has their own unique UMass experience, and collectively, our stories—successes, accomplishments, initiatives, and challenges —create the fabric that is UMass Amherst.
Fill out the form and tell us your story!
Staff writers develop stories that are distributed to the news media and posted on University websites; these pieces often prompt additional coverage in publications such as UMass Amherst magazine,. Share your news with us, whether a research discovery, grant, upcoming event, professional achievement, community endeavor or a compelling human interest story.
Please contact Ed Blaguszewski, Executive Director of News and Media Relations, at (413) 545-0444 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
News and Media Relations provides a comprehensive listing of regional and national media outlets.
Our alumni magazine, UMass Amherst magazine, is published both in print and online, and features news about campus, faculty, students and alumni. If you have news or a possible story for the magazine, please contact Patricia Sullivan, Managing Editor, at (413) 577-6449 or by email at email@example.com
In the Loop
In the Loop is an online informational site for faculty and staff at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Managed by the Office of News and Media Relations, In the Loop serves as a central clearinghouse for information and official notices related to UMass Amherst affairs. Its goals are to provide accurate and regular news of campus activities and accomplishments, promote internal communications, and instill understanding and pride in the institution. Contact Daniel J. Fitzgibbons, Assistant Director of News and Medial Relations, at (413) 545-0444 or send us your story at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online Campus Calendar
The UMass Amherst online calendar is a great resource for faculty, students and staff. Submit an Event.
UMass Amherst has an official presence on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. These social media sites are a great way to get the word out about events and newsworthy items. For more information about tapping into any of our social media sites, contact Nina Sossen, Assistant Director of Web Communications, at (413) 577-4741 or by email at email@example.com.