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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News Release

Rapid Response Media Messaging Research Will Promote Health and Racial Equity

Citing the urgent need for more effective and equitable health communication, researchers at the University of Minnesota (UMN) School of Public Health (SPH) and Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication (HSJMC) are collaborating with two other universities on a unique rapid response research endeavor funded with a newly announced $5 million grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).

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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