Cornell Media Relations is the university’s representative to local, regional, national and international media organizations. Part of University Relations, Media Relations works across the university to connect faculty experts and thought leaders with print, broadcast and digital media.

Our office is responsible for:

  • Issuing press releases, tip sheets, and media advisories.
  • Arranging and facilitating media coverage of Cornell.
  • Promoting Cornell experts to the media.
  • Assisting members of the Cornell community in their interactions with the media.
  • Highlighting Cornell’s news coverage through the Cornell News Wrap.
  • Facilitating media interviews through our division’s broadcast studio.
  • Providing media training.

Learn more about the members of our team.

Check out our latest featured video: Cornell University researchers tested a new earthquake-resilient pipeline designed to better protect southern California’s water utility network from natural disasters on July 20, 2016. They ran multiple tests, including an earthquake simulation in which a 28-foot-long section of the pipe was outfitted with more than 120 monitoring instruments and buried within 80 tons of soil – an experiment that took over a month for the research team to prepare.

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