Michigan News promotes research, major events, expertise and programs to enhance the university's reputation around the world. The office uses multiple methods and platforms for storytelling including news release distribution, social media engagement and multimedia production.
An emphasis on global news outreach includes the translation of news releases into four languages and shared with international media along with engagement on social platforms including China's Weibo. Michigan News promotes experts on relevant topics of the day and offers a satellite uplink studio for live or taped interviews by broadcast media networks.
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