The College of Design Office of External Relations and Communications communicates to internal and external constituents about the excellence and social relevancy of the academic programs and people in the college, and provides services to department and programs to improve the effectiveness of communications, marketing, and outreach utilizing an integrated digital, print, and social media approach.

If you are looking for news and information about our academic programs, please visit our website.

External Relations and Communications 
121 Lawrence Hall
5249 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-5249


Brooke Freed, Assistant Dean of Operations and Administration
541-346-3703 |

Kate Conley, Communications Manager

Kara Rowan, Digital Specialist
541-346-1442 |

College of Design News and Story Ideas

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Faculty Expert Interviews 
If you are interested in contact with faculty experts for interview and commentary on issues relating to our disciplines, please contact our staff above for recommendations and assistance.