TELLING WRIGHT STATE'S STORY

The Wright State University Office of Communications disseminates critical information to campus and promotes Wright State news and events internally and externally through public relations, media relations, internal communications, and video production.

Services


 

Media Relations

News releases and publicity

Communications staff write press releases, pitch stories to members of the local, regional, and national media, and staff events when media are expected to attend.

Public Relations

Wright State Newsroom

Communications staff write stories for both internal and external audiences that post to the Wright State Newsroom. Most Newsroom content also posts on wright.edu and is shared on university social media channels.

Internal Communications

Campus-wide emails

Communications staff are responsible for sending critical campus-wide messages on Wright State Alert, and important updates from university administration and timely notices from Wright State Police on the Official email list. Access your Wright State Alert account through WINGS Express under the personal information tab.

Communications staff also send non-emergency campus-wide WINGS emails. Please use WINGS email request form to submit a wings email request.

Video Production

Videography and Post-production

Communications staff produce news-style videos that often post to the Wright State Newsroom. Video project consultation that identifies need and connects clients with campus resources or external vendors is also available. Non-news videos that have publicity value may be produced on a case-by-case basis.

Digital Trends

Social Media

Communications staff share Wright State news, stories, and information on the Twitter feed @WrightStateNews and YouTube. Some content is also shared on Wright State’s Facebook page, @WrightState Twitter account, and Wright State’s LinkedIn page, all of which are managed by the Office of Marketing.

People


Seth Bauguess, M.B.A.

Department:
Communications & Marketing
Title:
Director of Communications
Address:
4035 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Suite 300
Phone:
937-912-0622

Jim Hannah, B.A.

Department:
Communications & Marketing
Title:
Assistant Director of Public Relations, Communications and Marketing
Address:
4035 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Suite 300
Phone:
937-912-0630

Bob Mihalek, B.A.

Department:
Communications & Marketing
Title:
Communications Specialist
Address:
4035 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Suite 300
Phone:
937-912-0637

Karen L. Strider-Iiames, M.P.A.

Department:
Communications & Marketing
Title:
Director Brand Development and Integrated Communications Communications and Marketing
Address:
4035 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Suite 300
Phone:
937-912-0644

Our Stories


Boonshoft School of Medicine student featured in President Obama’s speech at White House press conference

President Obama calls Wright State medical student an inspiration during a press conference at the White House on Friday.
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Cleveland catch

Diamond Williams links social work with mental health, community activism. Her early knowledge of Wright State and her father’s connection drew her to the university.
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Economic good

Wright State is participating in a national initiative researching economic inequality’s impact on democracy and encourage students to live lives of informed civic engagement.
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Wright State teaches about civil rights beyond the classroom

Kimberly Barrett, vice president for multicultural affairs and community engagement, discussed The Phoenix Project: A Call to Action 2015, a series of programs and discussions exploring civil liberties and voting rights in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Voting …
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