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Communications

The Communications Team oversees media relations, the university's news site, official social media accounts, e-newsletters, print magazine and more in order to communicate effectively with the internal Stetson University community, external organizations and media outlets.

Whether you need to reach an audience of students, faculty and staff, or go beyond campus to the local community or a nationwide audience of journalists, we can help. We are a team of talented writers and editors who use a variety of tools to speak daily to many different audiences.

These areas provide more information on how we can get your message out:

The Media Relations staff serves as the point of contact for broadcast, print and online media that need to find expert sources for their stories, gather information about Stetson University or plan a visit to campus. We also help facilitate media interviews for faculty, students and staff, and can provide Media Training before an interview. Contact Cory Lancaster at [email protected], or 386-822-7214 (office) and 386-717-5836 (cell).

Stetson provides a variety of tools for faculty and staff to communicate with internal audiences. Many of these tools are available to users through the website and others require you to contact Director of Communications Alicia Scott at [email protected] or 386-822-7215 (office) and 386-872-8921 (cell).

Stetson Today is the online source for news and announcements for the Stetson University community and the external community. The site's "Top Stories from Stetson Today" are emailed every Monday morning to students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents of students and others interested in Stetson University. Anyone can subscribe; simply submit your email address.

For questions, contact Alicia Scott at [email protected] or 386-822-7215 (office) and 386-872-8921 (cell).

Stetson University's social media platforms allow us to connect and engage with prospective and current students and their parents, alumni, donors, faculty, staff and others. Whether you choose to connect with us on one platform or many, know that you will always be aware of what is happening in the Stetson community.

Visit Stetson University Social Media to find resources, including the university's Social Media Policy, Social Media Guidelines, Social Media FAQ and Social Media Request Forms.

For questions or concerns regarding an official Stetson University social media account, please contact [email protected].

The Rolks Report is a monthly e-newsletter that is distributed approximately nine times a year to more than 35,000 faculty, staff, alumni, friends of the university and peer institutions. Featured stories include rankings, accomplishments, innovations, successes and other news about Stetson students, staff and faculty — all introduced by Stetson President Christopher F. Roellke, PhD (hence the publication’s name).

For questions, contact Michael Candelaria at [email protected] or 386-822-8861.

Stetson University Magazine promotes the spirit of the university through stories about students, alumni, emerging programs, new plans and more. The magazine is published three times a year by Stetson University in DeLand and is distributed to its alumni, families, friends, faculty and staff. Read the magazine online.

For questions or concerns regarding Stetson University Magazine, please contact Michael Candelaria at [email protected] or 386-822-8861.