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Rachel Hatch

At the next University Club meeting, Rachel Hatch, assistant director of Media Relations at Illinois State University, will present “The Changing Face of Media Relations” at 4:30 p.m. Friday, October 5, in Circus Room of the Bone Student Center. She will discuss how rapid changes to the news industry have impacted drawing attention to higher education, and how professionals are navigating an industry in transition.

With nearly 17 years of experience promoting higher education, Hatch began her career in print journalism before working for Heartland Community College and Illinois Wesleyan University. She joined Illinois State University in 2011.

All faculty, staff, annuitants, and guests are welcome to attend University Club, which runs from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Continued program support is provided by the Office of the Provost and the Office of the President.

For special accommodations or additional information on U-Club events, contact University Club at (309) 438-7933 or email.