NCAR & UCAR Communications

NCAR|UCAR Communications handles science communication, media relations, and internal communication across the organization. 

COMMUNICATION CHANNELS

NCAR & UCAR News

  • Our main web presence
  • Includes news releases, feature stories, and other announcments
  • The primary audience is external, including journalists, the general public, policy makers, and the broader science community

 

Pitching

  • Our media relations team helps connect reporters with our experts
  • We organize news conferences, send out expert tip sheets, and pitch individual reporters


Social media

  • We connect with the broader scientific community, the science-curious public, and the media through our social media channels
  • We are active on Twitter (NCAR & UCAR), FacebookInstagramYouTube, and LinkedIn (NCAR & UCAR)


E-newsletters

  • We reach many of our target audiences through specialized email newsletters
  • NCAR & UCAR Science is a roundup of our latest science stories
  • UCAR Update provides news about opportunities, resources, and deadlines relevant to faculty and students 

 

Staff Notes Daily

 

All-staff emails

  • We consult about and edit internal messages from leadership to staff

 

Visual standards and guidelines

  • Our visual presence, digitally and in print, represents our collective identity and shared efforts to advance science in service to society. Communications provides guidance to labs, programs, and departments in the implementation of these organization-wide standards.

 

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