Media Relations

Media Relations is the primary point of contact for all news media covering the College of Charleston. It is responsible for writing and disseminating press releases, responding to media inquiries and providing news reporters with faculty and staff experts who can provide insights, commentary and context related to their academic expertise.

In addition, Media Relations assists members of the campus community with promotion of major events, achievements, editorials and announcements.

Media Relations Policies

All press releases, statements on behalf of the College of Charleston and media notifications – with the exception of sports information, which is supervised by the Athletics Director – must be submitted to the Office of University Communications prior to release.

3.7.1 Press Releases and Statements

3.7.2 Editorials

3.7.3 Letters for the Editor

Media Style Guides

Media Style Guides

College Logo and Campus Visuals

Media Relations can provide electronic versions of the College logo as well as images of campus upon request. More information about the College logo.

Media Relations is the primary point of contact for all news media covering the College of Charleston. It is responsible for writing and disseminating press releases, responding to media inquiries and providing news reporters with faculty and staff experts who can provide insights, commentary and context related to their academic expertise.

In addition, Media Relations assists members of the campus community with promotion of major events, achievements, editorials and announcements. 

Experts Guide

The Experts Guide is intended to help members of the news media identify experts from the College of Charleston who can offer commentary and analysis on issues in the news. If you need assistance identifying an expert on a particular topic, please contact Media Relations at the contacts listed above.

Media Contacts

Mike Robertson
Senior Director, Media Relations
843.953.5667
RobertsonM@cofc.edu 

Ron Menchaca
Vice President, University Communications
843.953.3395
MenchacaR@cofc.edu