Capacity Building Event

Writing News Releases

Presented by: Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications

Have you ever wondered why some news releases make it into the media and others go nowhere?

This day-long workshop will help land your release in the news, not in the trash.

With reporters buried in news releases, instructor Stacy Milbouer will offer proven suggestions on how to stand out by delivering messages quickly, clearly and concisely. With all readers pressed for time, Stacy also will discuss insider tricks about how to write releases that are informative, compelling and most importantly, keep the reader's interest.

Stacy Milbouer is a reporter and columnist for The Telegraph, where she receives more than her fair share of press releases –some good, and some that could benefit from this class.

Participant Quotes

"Very relaxed, yet energizing."

"I loved the real-life examples, practical applications and resources that will continue to help after today."

"During this course, I realized I was writing my news releases wrong. It was great to learn from the experts."

"It truly was fun."

Cost: $50

Date/Time: Friday, May 12, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:30pm
Location: Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications

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