ECE Communications Office

The ECE Communications Office provides communications and marketing leadership for the Elmore Family School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, offering consultation to faculty and staff, assisting them in aligning marketing and communications efforts with the School and Purdue University’s brand, and producing creative communications across a wide spectrum of media.


Media Relations & Public Information

  • Write news releases or connect you with Purdue News Service to do so
  • Please give as much notice as possible for news releases. For instance, as soon as a journal article is accepted, let us know. We will not post the news release until we get permission from all parties involved.
  • Set up training for media interviews
  • Email Kristin Malavenda with at least one week's notice.


  • Maintain and update content on the main ECE website, including directory information
  • Create CoE branded user-friendly websites for labs/research groups or to give current websites a new look
  • Email Anna Bowers for a timeline.


  • Design publications (brochures, flyers, booklets, posters, etc.) for department programs/events
  • Connect you with freelancers for technical illustrations
  • Email Anna Bowers with a minimum two week's notice.

Photography & Videography

  • Headshots
  • Photos for news releases
  • Photos of labs, department events
  • Work with COE and student workers to plan and oversee video projects
  • Email Kristin Malavenda with 48 hours notice for photos and a minimum of two weeks for videos.

Poster Printing

  • Large format
  • For faculty and graduate research
  • Posters using old, legacy logos will not be printed.
  • 48 hour minimum notice for single posters, at least a week if multiple posters are being printed so extra supplies may be obtained.
  • Email Anna Bowers.


  • To add your event or announcement to the kiosks located in MSEE, WANG, and the EE Duncan Annex, please email a widescreen PowerPoint slide or your event flyer with all the necessary information added to Anna Bowers.

Working With Us

We receive many inquiries about projects within the School, and while we are happy to help on an advisory basis, we are not able to accept additional requests, such as:

  • Projects unrelated to the School’s and Head's projects, plans, and initiatives
  • Create logo or individual branding for Centers, Teams, Groups, etc; however Purdue ECE/Engineering wordmarks may be permissible
  • Maintain individual, faculty, or research group websites or social media accounts
  • Create stationery

Office Hours

Our team works a hybrid schedule. Please email us for all inquiries.