北亚当斯，马萨诸塞州. — The first paragraph of an event release includes the College’s name and mentions the guest’s name, their title (if applicable), as well as the event title and the time, date, and place the event will be held. (Example: Massachusetts College of Liberal 艺术s (MCLA) announces environmentalist John Smith will deliver a lecture, “Green Living in the Berkshires,” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 30, in the Sammer Dennis Room, Murdock Hall Room 218.)
State if the event is free and open to the public. 如果适用，包括入场券 and ticket information, sponsoring organization(s).
The body of the release should include a description of the speaker or performer and 他/她的课程或讲座. Most releases are about 500 words or less.
If you have a quote from a well-known publication about the speaker, include it with 归因.
In the next paragraph, include a biography about the speaker or group that is coming 去学校. This may begin with a short description of the person’s job and additional title information, and about the company/organization they are with. 如果你的活动 is a performance, also would be appropriate to include a description here.
The bio can continue with additional information, such as an earlier history or background 以及之前的职位.
Also include the guest’s educational background, listing the most recent degree and where it was earned, and ending with the oldest degree. (Example: Smith holds a master’s degree in urban and environmental planning from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va.; a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va.; and a Bachelor of Fine 艺术s degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va.)
In addition, you may include any membership in organizations here. (Example: Smith is a member of the American Planning Association and the American 注册规划师学会.)
Inform the reader how they can find more information, such as a website or the name of a contact with their e-mail and telephone number.
End the release with the College’s boilerplate:
At MCLA, we’re here for all — and focused on each — of our students. 类是 taught by educators who care deeply about teaching, and about seeing their students thrive on every level of their lives. In nearly every way possible, the experience at MCLA is designed to elevate our students as individuals, as leaders, communicators, fully empowered to make their impressions on the world. 除了我们的125年 commitment to public education we have fortified our commitment to equitable academic 卓越. For eight of the last 10 years, MCLA has been named a Top Ten College 通过U.S. 新闻与世界报道. MCLA also appears on the organization’s list of top National Public Liberal 艺术s Colleges, as well as on the top 50 schools in U.S. 新闻的 Social Mobility Ranking, which measures how well schools graduate students who receive 联邦佩尔助学金.