Associate Chancellor for Public Affairs, Robin Kaler, works closely with the Chief Communications Officers in each unit on campus and offers assistance to every college and major unit at the University with the creation and implementation of marketing plans and communications resources that complement the campus plan.

The Chief Communications Officer for the College of Fine and Applied Arts is Mary Ellen O'Shaughnessey. Please contact Mary Ellen at (217) 333-1661 with any questions or if you need assistance in the following areas:

  • Communications
  • Publications
  • External Relations
  • Web Site Development and maintenance
  • Special Events
  • Alumni Activities
  • Print and Broadcast Media Relations
  • News-worthy activities and accomplishments among faculty, students, and alumni of the College


Staff in FAA units who are responsible for any of the above may also visit the campus communicators site for more information.


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