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UVA Today is a product of the University Communications | Staff listing

Content for UVA Today is compiled the Office of Media Relations, which is a unit of Public Affairs.

Media Relations tells the University's stories not only to media, but also faculty, staff, students, parents, alumni and friends. Working with communicators around Grounds, our staff of communications professionals provides insight into teaching and learning, research and scholarship, patient care, public service and student experience at the University's 11 schools, the Medical Center, and its many institutes, centers and programs. Media Relations produces UVA Today, UVA Today Daily Report, UVA Today News Blog and weekly radio and TV shows, along with media advisories and press releases.

News Releases

The University's News Releases site is updated regularly. You can sort the releases by topic and school and can search by topic or name. News Releases on this site often include downloadable high resolution photographs as well as links to audio and video content.

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Media Advisories

The University's Office of Media Relations produces and distributes Media Advisories to alert members of the print, broadcast and online media to upcoming University of Virginia events. These advisories are sent out in advance of special University events, major functions and other potentially newsworthy activities that are open to the media or the public. To receive U.Va. Media Advisories by email, please send your name, media affiliation and email address to Dan Heuchert, Assistant Director of Media Relations.

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Tip Sheets

The Office of Media Relations produces occasional Tip Sheets for media designed to offer experts from the U.Va. faculty who can comment on breaking news or topical stories. To receive these by email, please send your name, media affiliation, and email address to Dan Heuchert, Assistant Director of Media Relations.

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Additional Resources

UVa Today

The UVa Today website has the featured news of the day and also includes featured links to audio and video content. UVa Today is updated when there is breaking news.

UVA Today Daily Report

The UVA Today Daily Report is a daily email compiling the best content from UVA Today and University news from around the Web. Delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday, the Daily Report offers a look at U.Va. news, features, blogs, links and headlines from major media outlets.

Key Issues

The Office of Public Affairs provides background information on topics of current and continuing interest to members of the University community, alumni, the general public and the media. The information is updated regularly.

RSS Feeds

Receive automatic RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feeds of U.Va. news, announcements and events. The feeds are part of UVA TO GO a feature offered by the Office of Public Affairs. For details, see the RSS Feeds page.

Photography & Videography Requests

The Office of Public Affairs will assist in filling photography and video needs for campus departments and organizations. This may involve providing existing images or video footage or helping to arrange photo or video shoots.

Photos

The Audio/Visual unitcan supply photo requests for publications or news. You may request head shots, events and scenes.

Video

If you want either existing video footage of U.Va. or to have videos taken of an event, please contact Sheri Winston at (434) 924-7550 or complete one of the following forms.