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We believe in the power of every person.

We don’t rest on our strengths—

we stretch them. Sweat them. Combine them.

Growing flexible, nimble and strong minds.

That’s how we do big things.

We are the builders and stewards of the university's brand and messaging. We are developers and protectors of the university's reputation and the crafters and amplifiers of its stories. We use our trusted, hard-earned expertise and creativity to work across the university to identify the best solutions and employ the best ways to serve our audiences. We are the people of University Communication and Marketing.

Amplifying Our Impact


150+ million

Annual Pageviews

Media Mentions


Annual Stories Citing UNL

Social Media

24.3+ million

Annual Impressions

Nebraska Today

2.5+ million

Annual Pageviews

Faculty-led research places our university in outlets like New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, National Public Radio (NPR), CNN, NBC News and more

Recent Awards

CASE Circle of Excellence Award logo

2x 2023 CASE

Circle of Excellence Award Winner

CASE District Award logo

5x 2023 CASE

District VI Award Winner

MUSE Gold and Silver Award logos

2x 2022 MUSE

Creative Advertising Award Winner

UCOMM’s award-winning work spans TV advertising, internal communications, social media campaigns, web design, print mailing design, photography and more.

Featured Work

Sun rising over Memorial Stadium

UNL Television Spots (PSA)

Our national broadcast spot highlighting our momentum through the years.

Students flipping their tassel during commencement in Memorial Stadium

Go Big Grad Exposure Story

Highlighting an emotional Husker weekend through visual stories.

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College Recruitment Handouts

Sharing key information to prospective students through unified, strategic messaging.

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UNL Homepage Redevelopment

Prioritizing enriching content and purposefully positioning campus events through the front page of UNL.

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On Campus

Engler grads pack boxes for customers in business they started

A Decade On, Engler Program Boasts Business Leader Alumni Across State

Like most great ventures, the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program started with an idea, took root and grew. Now, its branches touch every corner of Nebraska.

Read the Story

In Social

Student standing on court in Memorial Stadium for Volleyball Day

Breaking World Records

In August, we hosted Volleyball Day in Nebraska and set the world record for attendance for a women’s sporting event. Sport media and communication major Bella Maceranka took us behind the scenes of the event as an intern with Husker Volleyball.

UNL on Instagram

Our Expertise
Our Team

Connect With Us

Lauren Becwar

Associate Director of Strategic Communications

Project Request Form
Taylor DeMaro

Senior Manager of Integrated Content

Social Media Consultation
Troy Fedderson

Senior Director of Strategic Communications

Campus News Inquiry

Media Inquiries

Our public affairs staff answers media queries and links local, regional and national news reporters with expert university sources who can share their world-class expertise. Call us at 402-472-4226 or email us at media@unl.edu

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