To keep the public image of the college professional and consistent, any publications or documents which promote college services must be approved by the Director of Marketing and Communications/Public Information Officer before they are reproduced or distributed. All printed materials should adhere to the Durham Tech Style Guide and should include the College logo. All requests require at least a two-week lead time.
Marketing and Communications staff provide a variety of services for informing the public and promoting the college's instructional offerings and activities. These services include the following:
Services are determined and made available based on college priorities as well as personnel and financial resources.
Durham Tech News
Durham Tech press releases and news articles can be found on the Durham Tech news web page. The college’s public information officer prepares and distributes news releases to local news media. For information, contact Carver Weaver at email@example.com or call extension 5205.
The Insider is a monthly publication with information of interest to Durham Tech employees. Previous issues are also maintained on the website for future reference. Information about events and activities of general college interest should be submitted as soon as the activities are planned for requesting internal newsletter coverage and media promotion and coverage as appropriate. Information should be submitted no later than the twentieth of each month for the next issue date. Contact Carver Weaver at firstname.lastname@example.org or call extension 5205. Written submissions are welcome but subject to editing. Whenever possible, please provide your own event photos. It is not feasible for Marketing and Communications to provide photo coverage for every event.
Communication and Style Guide
The Durham Tech Communication and Style Guide was developed to promote the quality and consistency of college publications and written communication throughout the college. The Style Guide covers some of the most frequently asked questions about grammar, punctuation, capitalization, official names, and formats. The Director of Marketing and Communications/Public Information Officer must review publicly-viewed materials before they are reproduced or distributed.
To include information on the college's website, contact Liz Filipowski at email@example.com. She will respond as soon as possible within the part-time schedule available. More information is available in the website section.
View the list of Durham Tech's social media websites. Please contact Amy Madison at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to post a tweet on DTCC's Twitter feed or wish to create a social media web page. Faculty and staff must follow the Social Media Guidelines and Procedures. More information is available in the social media section. Contact Us