Our Services

The SMSU Office of Communications and Marketing is responsible for communications, public relations, promotions, and marketing on behalf of the University through the distribution of information in a variety of formats. Click the "Contact Information" tab in the left menu to connect with one of our staff members.

SMSU Today.
Don’t miss another important announcement!  Online at www.smsu.edu/today (make it your homepage), SMSUToday is on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Post SMSU Info announcements here online, self-submit SMSU Info find the "Submit SMSU Info" icon in the top banner.

Radio shows.
Tuesdays 10:10-10:30, with KMHL-AM, 1400 AM, Marshall; Thursdays, Worthington station KWOA, 730 AM, , 8:45-9 a.m. Good opportunity to promote an event or academic area, campus service, etc. The KMHL show is podcast as “SMSU Spotlight.”

Weekly News Column.
Jim Tate writes a weekly ‘human-interest’ story in the Marshall Independent. This segment features students, staff, or faculty. Contact us with your ideas.

Event Publicity.
Services for supporting & promoting activities, achievements, events. We can help from idea to finish. Our event services include News Releases, Feature Stories, Publicity materials (posters, programs and other print materials), Online outlets (SMSU Today Web/Facebook/Twitter), Calendar postings, Axis TV (Student Center TVs), digital outlets as applicable. Advance notice is important. It is important to have publicity in front of the public at least two weeks prior to an event.

Photos.
Photography services for events and other needs. Contact us with your request.

SMSU Logos.
All official SMSU Logos are licensed. Standards and guidelines for using logos, signage, apparel, style, etc. Contact us for LICENSING INFORMATION and SUPPORT. We can help with your promotional project from inception to completion. Includes all branded items, apparel, promotional items, fund-raising items for clubs, residence halls, etc. If it has the SMSU name or logo, please contact us.

Publications.
SMSU Pocket Fact Books available. Considering bringing them with to give away when speaking off-campus.

Social Media Guidelines.
We have developed guidelines to assist you in setting up and using social media on behalf of your program or department. Click the "Social Media" tab in the left menu. Call our office with any questions.

Share your news.
Faculty, staff, student and alumni achievements. Blogging, podcasting, planning an event, completing a community service project? Tell us about it, we’ll share it! 

Focus.
Focus is the magazine for SMSU alumni and friends. It is coordinated, planned, and produced by our office. Share your story ideas with us. Alumni love to hear about what is happening on campus. For the archive of digital magazines, visit the "Focus" tab in the left menu.

Business Cards, Names Tags, Door Plates.
Order forms for business cards, name tags, door plates are available. See the "Order Forms" tab in the left menu.

Templates.
PowerPoint templates, Word doc templates are all on our web page.  See "Templates" tab in the left menu.

ADA Section 504/508.
Awareness and support for Accessibility Compliance (ADA Section 504/508) Events, web, documents and other requirements.

Make it your homepage: www.SMSU.edu/today

Last Modified: 6/26/17 11:06 AM