For the Media

Media Relations

Media Relations is responsible for communicating SJSU’s news stories to local and national audiences through contact with television, radio, print and online outlets.

Michelle Smith McDonald

Senior Director of Media Relations

Robin McElhatton

Assistant Director of Media Relations

Faculty Experts

With more than 2,000 faculty members, SJSU is well positioned to provide commentary on a wide range of issues in the news today. Our experts appear regularly in regional, national and international media outlets including print, radio, television and online organizations.

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Photos for the Media


View all SJSU Media Photos →

Film and Photo

Other than wedding photos, campus photography and videography is only permitted if your project’s purpose is directly related to the educational mission of the university.

For questions, please email Michelle Smith McDonald at

Photography and Video Guidelines →