Troy University’s Office of University Relations works to tell the Troy University story within the community, state, nation, and around the world. Duties of the office include writing news and feature stories about Troy University; maintaining the official University blog, TROY Today; maintaining the University’s official social media channels; producing photo and video content and working closely with journalists.
The Office of University Relations offers a variety of resources and support for journalists looking to cover TROY. We can provide assistance in the following areas:
The Office of University Relations provides support and expert advice to faculty and staff in the areas of external communications, media relations and use of social media. We can provide support in the following ways:
University Relations publishes opinion pieces written by faculty or staff members in the “Perspectives” section of the TROY Today blog. “Perspectives” articles represent the views and opinions of individual authors only, and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinion of Troy University or its administration.
We welcome submissions for “Perspectives” articles. Submissions should be no longer than 800 words and should focus on subject matter relevant to Troy University, its students, alumni and campus communities. Additionally, faculty members are invited to provide balanced analysis and commentary on issues and events relevant to their areas of academic expertise.
Send submissions in the body of an email (not attachments) to firstname.lastname@example.org. We reserve the right to reject submissions for any reason.
Any op-eds published may be submitted to media outlets for consideration.
University Relations partners with Merit to publicize student achievements online and in local media: troy.meritpages.com. Departments who wish to recognize students who have won awards, members of clubs or honor societies, or anything else, should email email@example.com for more information.
Troy University maintains various event and academic calendars which are published for viewing by students, staff, and the public. These include:
The Office of University Relations works closely with other university departments to produce and distribute news about Troy University. These departments include: