Media Release Templates

In the Media Release Templates Google folder, you'll find media release templates for the following:

  • Awards/honors (Awards Template_CL.docx).
  • Book/research article publications (Book_Research Article Template_CL.docx). Note we do not publish vanity publications.
  • General news (General News Template_CL.docx).
  • Grants (Grants Template_CL.docx).
  • New faculty/staff appointments (New Faculty-Staff Appt. Template_CL.docx).

Use the guidelines in each of these templates to submit items for publication to Appalachian Today. If you have an idea for an in-depth feature that supports one of the university’s strategic initiatives, please discuss with UComm Writing Team members Elisabeth Wall (walleo@appstate.edu, 828-262-2719) and/or Linda Coutant (coutantla@appstate.edu, 828-262-2342).

Submit your release to news@appstate.edu. Indicate the preferred release date in the subject line of the email. University Communications will distribute your release on behalf of Appalachian State University.

Questions? Contact:

Jessica Stump
Copy Editor
stumpj@appstate.edu
828-262-8925

 

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