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Rawls News Submission Guidelines

The Rawls College Marketing and Communications Department would like to highlight all accomplishments by students, faculty and staff members, alumni, and the college as a whole. All news articles are placed on Rawls News – the college's designated newsroom – and shared via social media and the Rawls Street Journal. Please follow the appropriate guidelines to submit an idea for Rawls News.

Students

These articles highlight achievements for an individual student, a collective group of students, or a student organization. These achievements include, but are not limited to, scholarships, internships, job offers, studying abroad, service learning, Rawls College recognition, Texas Tech University recognition, industry recognition, or academic conference attendance.

Needs:

  • Background information on student (major, graduation date, student organizations, etc.)
  • Background information on accomplishment or recognition (link to website, email, offer letter, short summary, etc.)
  • Pictures – both of students and award (if applicable)

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Faculty and Staff Members

These articles highlight Rawls College faculty and staff members for their achievements. These achievements include, but are not limited to, research, innovative class projects, student feedback, reviewer/editor of the year, tenure, endowment, Rawls College recognition, Texas Tech University recognition, or academic conference attendance.

Needs:

  • Background information on accomplishment or recognition (link to website, email, offer letter, short summary, etc.)
  • Pictures – both of faculty/staff and award (if applicable)

Examples:

Support Services, Areas, Academic Programs

These articles highlight the news about the Rawls College. These achievements include, but are not limited to, rankings (international and national), new hires, grants, community involvement, or Texas Tech University recognition.

Needs:

  • Background information on accomplishment or recognition (link to website, email, offer letter, short summary, etc.)
  • Pictures (if applicable)

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Alumni

These articles highlight the Rawls College alumni. These achievements include, but are not limited to, job placement, promotion, awards, entrepreneurship, or how the Rawls College impacted their current position.

Needs:

  • Background information on alumnus/alumna (graduation year, major, student organizations email, phone number, etc.)
  • Background information on accomplishment or recognition (link to website, email, offer letter, short summary, etc.)
  • Pictures (if applicable)

Examples: