News & Media Relations

Montage of KU News releases and KU Today newsletter

News & Media Relations informs the public of KU’s role as one of the country’s most highly regarded research universities. Each day, the department interacts with local, regional, and national media, ensuring KU’s experts, contributions, and accomplishments are recognized on the national stage.

Staff in the KU News Service can also help reporters identify faculty experts who can offer insights, and are responsible for producing KU Today and Inside KU.


Their feats are outstanding, extraordinary — even mythical. They are known as heroes. Discoverers. Innovators. Legends. But before they began shaping the world, they were shaped on a legendary Hill known as Mount Oread. And they all share one name that you should share too: Jayhawk. (See notable alumni at http://bit.ly/1qAGSaj) Tags: University of Kansas School of Medicine KU Edwards Campus #BeAJayhawk
Their feats: outstanding, extraordinary. They're known as discoverers. Innovators. Legends. Jayhawks. http://t.co/l9RF8reDDs #BeAJayhawk
The University of Kansas — Shaping those who shape the world Their feats are outstanding, extraordinary — even mythical. They are known as heroes. Discoverers. Innovators. Legends. But before they began shaping the world, they were each shaped themselves on a legendary Hill known as Mount Oread. And they all share one name that you should share too: Jayhawk. (See notable alumni at http://bit.ly/1qAGSaj)


Internationally recognized programs
Millions in grants and contracts for research
Generous financial support for students
Research projects that stretch to Antarctica, Greenland, and numerous points in between
Birthplace and home of Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology
A thriving field program that sends undergraduate and graduate students throughout the world
Industry recruiters who visit annually to hire KU Geology's graduating students