About McGill Media Relations
Who we are
An experienced and dedicated news team responsible for sharing McGill’s newsworthy activities and discoveries with a wider audience, including the media.
What We Do
Promote McGill’s research, community outreach and newsworthy discoveries, events and people to the media and the general public;
Respond to media inquiries and interview requests;
Manage McGill's main social media accounts and provide guidance to other units;
Provide media services to members of the community, including writing press releases, giving media training to faculty, including social media training, and providing advice about writing and placing op-eds;
Manage McGill’s bank of photo images and respond to internal and media photo requests;
Assist film and TV crews with their requests;
Handle public relations for major announcements, news conferences and symposia;
Provide a daily news digest (internal);
Share information with the media and public in emergencies and crisis situations.