Public Information

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The Office of Marketing Communications is responsible for building awareness of the university and communicating with university constituents.

We communicate with both internal and external audiences through the news media, the Internet, community organizations, churches, and internal publications such as the university magazine, the employee newsletter, and promotional materials.

Sharing Your News

If you have a George Fox event or a story idea you believe is newsworthy, let us know. We can help determine the most appropriate methods to distribute your news. Official George Fox University news releases should be distributed solely through this office. To share your story, please email

When the Media Calls

If you have been contacted by the news media, let us know. We track media coverage and offer our assistance when appropriate.

We also offer media training. A media interview is not a normal conversation. Let us help you prepare so that you and your message are presented in the best possible way.

If you are part of the news media and would like to arrange an interview or cover a story, please reach out to one of the two following people. Both can connect you to the right media expert for the topic you are covering.

News Releases

To catch up on George Fox news, please visit our News Releases page.


Many upcoming George Fox events can be found on our Calendars page, including public, admissions, academic, performance, athletics and student activities events.

Weather and Closures

For information on George Fox school closure policies and procedures, as well as information on any current or upcoming closures, please visit our School Closure Policies & Procedures page.