Media relations

Getting programming information and news about MU Extension into local media can be an effective way to increase public awareness of our value and service. If you are new to working with the media or just need a refresher, these documents will help you.

Get to know the local media | PDF
Learn how to make media contacts, suggest story ideas and stay in contact with the media in your area.

Media interview guide | PDF
Learn how to respond to a request for an interview, and get 14 tips to help you with media interviews.

CM304 Publicizing the event
Plan a media campaign for your event.

You can find templates for media advisories and new releases on the templates page.

For question or help with media relations, contact Curt Wohleber, 573-882-5409, email