The Institutional Communications team is an experienced and dedicated central resource providing strategic advice for communicating and promoting McGill’s leading institutional and academic research initiatives to the general public, partners, stakeholders and media all over the world, as well as to the entire McGill community.
We support McGill’s academic mission and strategic priorities through effective and impactful external and internal communication outreach initiatives.
We are McGill’s point of contact with the media. Representatives from the media can gain valuable access to McGill experts or find newsworthy stories about McGill’s research discoveries and events in our newsroom.
Moreover, we manage and promote, news, events and announcements, including the McGill Reporter online newspaper, McGill Dans la Ville and What’s New e-newsletters, Alnotes mass email, The Principal’s Prize for public outreach, as well as via our @mcgillu main university social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn). We provide direction and guidance in social media as well as media training to faculties, administrative units and graduate students.
pierre.boisseau [at] mcgill.ca