What We Do

News Coverage

  • Reporting daily news stories on the Caltech website to highlight current activities in research and campus life
  • Composing press releases and generating media coverage for scientific milestones, key Institute events, and major earthquakes

Institute Publications

  • Producing a coordinated series of publications that represent Caltech and strengthen the Institute's positioning, including Caltech's Annual ReportHoliday greetings, and Overview
  • Writing and publishing E&S magazine, which is distributed quarterly to the Caltech community on campus and at JPL, Trustees and friends of the Institute, and as a benefit of membership to the Alumni Association and the Caltech Associates

Brand/Reputation Management

  • Creating a strategic communications plan for high-priority Development initiatives, and developing a rich repository of materials ranging from white papers to cases for support that are organized and accessible for use by Development and Institute Relations and other Caltech teams in their engagement activities
  • Articulating key messaging points for breaking news stories and annual themes to ensure cohesive, consistent communications
  • Maintaining communications standards for the Institute, including an Institute-wide style guide

Campus Communications

  • Creating a weekly email for campus to promote upcoming events and activities
  • Sending a weekly summary of news coverage of Caltech faculty and campus to the administration, campus community, and trustees
  • Providing a bi-weekly summary to teams within Development and Institute Relations that highlights top recent headlines and talking points to support engagement activities

Online and Multimedia