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University Relations

The Original Main Entrance to UH Hilo. College Hall 1 near completion back in the early 1950's
The Original Main Entrance to UH Hilo. College Hall 1 near completion back in the early 1950's

The Office of University Relations is the communications arm of the University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo.

University Relations is comprised of various departments, which all provide its own specialized communications services and duties.

Departments

Community Relations

Develops and directs community outreach programs, represents the University at various functions and disseminates information to the public and community groups to promote the image and involvement of the University.

Government Affairs

Tracks and monitors legislation that enhances the academic quality and growth of the University and conducts investigative research using various government agency resources as needed.

Media Relations

The Office of Media Relations fulfills a critical function in the public relations effort at UH Hilo, serving as the hub and primary point of contact for all journalists and media representatives. Media Relations assists the University community with publicizing newsworthy events, as well as manage select print and online publications and programs such as the UH Hilo Directory, Ka Lono Hanakahi newsletter, and Ha╩╗ilono o UH Hilo. See the Media Relations Policy and Procedures.

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