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.

Latest News

Saida Abdi
Expert Alert

Supporting Afghan Refugees

Saida Abdi, an assistant professor in the School of Social Work in the College of Education and Human Development, provides expert comment on supporting Afghan refugees as they relocate to the United States.
 

A patient looks on as a medical professional reviews data on a computer screen inside a private exam room
Talking with U of M

Talking breast cancer with U of M

In recognition of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, U of M expert Stuart Bloom talks about the subtle signs, risk factors and stigmas of breast 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. If you’d like to visit, please call University Public Relations at 612-624-5551 and ask us to help facilitate the visit.

Before visiting campus, it is important for journalists to be familiar with the guidelines for filming on campus, access to residence halls, campus parking, using the broadcast studio, and requesting information.

Meet the Public Relations Team