Office of Communications: Department of Media Relations Edit

Summary

Identifier
07 MWalB00062A

Dates

  • 1948- (Creation)

Extents

  • 63 Boxes (Whole)

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. Please contact the department for more information.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Collection Name], Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University

  • General

    Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

  • Biographical / Historical

    The Department of Media Relations is part of the Office of Communications. Media Relations ensures that local, regional, national, and international print, broadcast, and electronic media outlets receive all news-worthy information about Brandeis University. The office provides the media with information on events, research, appointments, awards, and honors at the University. Media Relations was formerly called the News Bureau.

  • Scope and Contents

    Materials include news releases, calendar releases, public service announcements, biographical information, photographs, news clippings, correspondence, memos, and speeches. Some files deal with the administrative matters of the Department of Media Relations, however, most of the collection is comprised of subject files covering trustees, fellows, faculty members, administrative staff, events, projects, and general background information on Brandeis University. The collection also includes news clippings about Brandeis throughout its history. Parts of the collection were created and maintained by Dennis Nealon and Jerry Rosenwaite. The department published The Brandeis Reporter, a faculty-staff newspaper which is now defunct.

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