News & Media Relations

What we do:

The media relations team tells the UNC Greensboro story to the world. We proactively engage with print, digital, and broadcast media to generate positive/accurate, timely, and compelling news about UNC Greensboro and our commitment to opportunity and excellence. Our team manages the University’s social media platforms as well as the news site UNCG Now.

Our services :

  • Promoting the university’s strengths, achievements, and thought leaders to local, regional and national media outlets
  • Providing daily media highlights coverage report
  • Supporting UNCG faculty members in their interactions with media
  • Social media strategy and support
  • Issuing press releases, statements, and media advisories
  • Organizing press conferences, managing major media and community events, and working with film crews
  • Sharing student, faculty, staff and alumni stories – from research projects to Broadway shows to student profiles to Nursing grants, and so much more – on news site UNCG Now

Contacts:

Eden Bloss, Senior Director, Media Relations e_bloss@uncg.edu (336) 334-40402

Elizabeth Harrison, Communications Manager elharris@uncg.edu, 336.334-5371

Alyssa Bedrosian, Content Strategist, a_bedros@uncg.edu, (336) 334-9769

Morgan Glover, Social Media Manager, mjglover@uncg.edu, (336) 334-4411

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Media Relations

Often referred to as “PR”, media relations involves working with members of the press to share accolades, accomplishments, success stories, research, and to position faculty and administrators as subject matter experts in their respective areas of expertise.

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Social Media

UNC Greensboro uses multiple social media channels to share important news and build community among current and future students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members.

Visit UNCG Connect for social media standards, account names, and other resources. Follow the University’s primary channels on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Twitter and YouTube.

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UNCG Now

As the university’s primary news site, UNCG Now serves as a go-to resource for the campus community, prospective students, Spartan alumni and members of the media. Visit uncgnow.uncg.edu to read the latest university news and learn more about academics and research, visual and performing arts, and campus and community events.