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The Office of University Communications, based in Storrs, is the hub for news about research, programs and activities throughout the university system. As liaisons to the media, we bring visibility to the critical work spearheaded by faculty and students in labs, lecture halls, and in communities around the world. Consult the following directory for all media relations questions. And, share your story.

Spokespeople on Institutional Matters

Beats

Kenneth Best

Editorial Associate
kenneth.best@uconn.edu
860-486-2377

HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political science, public policy, communications, philosophy, sociology, history, visual and performing arts

Kim Kieger

Research Writer
kim.krieger@uconn.edu
860-486-0361

SCIENCE AND MEDICINE
Cognitive and linguistic sciences, psychology, neuroscience, molecular cell biology, biomedical engineering, genetics, stem cells, and nursing

Elania Hancock

Research Writer
elaina.hancock@uconn.edu
860-486-5385

PHYSICAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
Anthropology, ecology and evolutionary biology, natural resources, geography and marine sciences, astronomy and physics

Jacie Severance

Writer
jaclyn.severance@uconn.edu
860-486-4656

SOCIAL SCIENCES
Social work, economics, and campus life

UConn Health

Carolyn Pennington

Assistant Director of Multimedia Services
cpennington@uchc.edu
860-679-4864

Photography

Peter Morenus

Peter Morenus

Sean Flynn

Sean Flynn

Steve Criss

Steven Criss

Production Associate
steve.criss@uconn.edu
860-486-5333

Social Media

Emily Zangari

Director of Digital Content & Strategy
emily.zangari@uconn.edu
860-486-0878