For Journalists

University Public Relations tells the stories of the contributions the University of Minnesota makes to our state and world. We help to connect journalists to our experts and thought leaders, and we manage media requests.

For Journalists

University Public Relations tells the stories of the contributions the University of Minnesota makes to our state and world. We help to connect journalists to our experts and thought leaders, and we manage media requests.

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Expert Alert

February is National Cancer Prevention Month

About 50% of the most common cancer cases are preventable according to the American Association for Cancer Research. To mark Cancer Prevention Month in February, the University of Minnesota School of Public Health (SPH) is focusing on behaviors and other steps that could help reduce risk factors associated with cancer. 

Find an Expert

The University of Minnesota’s searchable experts guide helps connect journalists with faculty and/or staff who can provide expertise and insight on various news and research topics.

Guidelines for Journalists

The University of Minnesota welcomes journalists to campus. Contact University Public Relations at [email protected] or 612-624-5551 with inquiries.

Before visiting campus, it is important for journalists to be familiar with the guidelines for filming on campus, access to University housing, campus parking, and requesting information.

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