University PR

Marketing Agency Needed for Rockland Community College

Rockland Community College

Rockland Community College (RCC) has issued an RFP for developing, building, and implementing a marketing and awareness campaign for a new campus- and community-wide program. In January 2016, RCC was awarded a one of three grants through the SUNY Community College Community Schools program intended to improve student outcomes by utilizing community college facilities to […]

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Issues Marketing RFP

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) is seeking a comprehensive marketing program for the UALR Graduate School. They want a marketing company ywho can help them maximize the number of submitted applications from students whose achievements and interests mirror UALR’s graduate enrollment goals and objectives. The UALR Graduate School seeks to increase enrollment […]

University Crisis PR is Sorely Lacking

University PR lacking

Early in February, the media reported a student at B.C. Institute of Technology in Burnaby (British Columbia) was charged for recording and observing men in a campus bathroom. If the incident had just happened, the report would have been bad news, but good timing. Unfortunately for the college and the students who had been uninformed, […]

Fraternities Turn to Good PR to Fix their Bad Reputations

Fraternity PR

Over the years, we’ve heard the stories about fraternities – how many of them have been positive? So few, that possibly others may wonder why they continue. Yet, multiple fraternity (and sorority) houses are found on U.S. and other campuses. According to Greek History, “The first fraternity was founded at William and Mary College in […]

How University PR Programs Must Evolve to Serve Students

PR Books

In today’s digital world the lines between facts, entertainment, public image, vocation, and recreation are growing ever blurrier. Momentary whims and tiny soundbites can now control a brand, creating consequences much greater than they may have been a generation ago. Public relations is no longer an easily measured linear conversation between content creator and recipient. […]

National Public Relations Agency Versed In The Arts Needed In Virginia

Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University has issued an RFP for a Public Relations agency to “execute a national and international publicity campaign to establish and launch the Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) as one of the nation’s premiere contemporary art institutions.” Located on two downtown campuses in Richmond, VCU enrolls more than 31,000 students in 216 certificate […]

University of Maine Will Use Public Relations To Get More International Students

university of maine

The University of Maine (UMaine) seeks a Public Relations & Marketing firm able to help the flagship institution in the University of Maine System attract more International students.  Currently, students come from every county in Maine, more than 40 states and 60 countries. The agency wants to: Recruit interested prospective international (non-US citizens or non- […]

New Mexico College Needs Marketing Assistance

Central New Mexico Community College

Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) is seeking proposals for a firm able to provide market research and general marketing services for the organizations Online Learning Initiatives and create a report based on the market research that identifies to CNM opportunities to offer/convert existing programs in a fully online format and new online academic and […]

Board of Directors Impact On Publicity Programs

Publicity PR

A study completed recently at the University of Texas at Dallas – Naveen Jindal School of Management looked at the positive difference made to a firm’s publicity in newspapers and other outlets when there is at least one member of the Board of Directors who is a media professional of some type. “This paper presents […]

Texas University Marketing RFP Issued

The University of Texas Medical Branch

The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) was established in 1891 as the state’s first academic medical center and has three major components: patient care, education, and research.  It is also part of the University of Texas system and a member of the Texas Medical Center. The main UTMB campus is located in Galveston and […]