Office of Media Relations
The Office of Media Relations seeks to promote St. John’s
University, its academic initiatives, student and faculty
accomplishments, and its work to enhance our community through the
The Office handles all publicity efforts for the University in
dealing with local, national and international print, TV, radio and
Internet opportunities. All external communication involving press
releases, press conferences, media interview requests, publicity
driven-event coordination and academic programming initiatives, as
well as University statements about topical subject matter for
media consideration, come from of the Office of Media
Elizabeth Reilly, Director of Media Relations, has been with St.
John’s since 2003. She oversees the operations of the office
and handles the distribution of information to the press.
Administrative Assistant Diane Blascovich handles direct contact
with media inquiries and the day-to-day operations of the office.
She has been on staff for more than three years. Two Graduate
Assistants support all work related items pertaining to press
release distribution, phone contact, coordination of research and
events and general office duties.
The Media Relations Office is located in Newman Hall, Room 123A.
Information about St. John’s University can be obtained by calling
(718) 990-1621 and inquiries by e-mail can be sent to:
firstname.lastname@example.org. For the most up-to-date news
about St. John’s visit www.stjohns.edu/news.
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For media inquiries, contact
Director of Media Relations
Diane Blascovich, Staff
(718) 990-1621 email@example.com