Communications Office

With professional training and skills in public information, public and media relations, writing and editing, multimedia communications, and graphic design, the communications office staff serves the external visibility needs of Hampshire College.

Off-Campus Distribution

In the interest of having comprehensive, well-organized public information efforts, materials targeted for off-campus distribution should be coordinated through the communications office. This includes:

  • news releases
  • brochures
  • announcements for off-campus distribution
  • posters for off-campus distribution or for large, significant public events
  • other materials targeted for off-campus audiences

Exceptions to this Policy

On-campus publications produced by student organizations, informal manuals, and other internal publications and announcements.

Communications Staff

David Gibson
Chief Creative Officer
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John Courtmanche
Media Relations and Editorial Director

Mary Zyskowski
Art Director

Dane A. Olson 01F
Manager of Publications Production and Photography

Michael Medeiros
Marketing Writer

Joshua Murray
Assistant to the Director


Stay In Touch
With The Communications Office
Snail Mail
Office of Communications
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone + Email
Fax: 413.559.5720