CALS Communications

Jun 7, 2021

CALS Comm Workshop – Opening Lines: Getting Your Story Off to a Strong Start

On June 10, D'Lyn Ford, will lead a CALS Comm hands-on workshop writing headlines, leads and excerpts for posts, articles or stories.

May 30, 2021

AP Style Tips from University Communications: Capitalization

Associated Press style provides guidelines for news writing. Many newspapers, magazines and public relations offices across the United States use AP style. This week's update focuses on capitalization.

Apr 29, 2021

CALS Comm Workshop – Kicking Off A Video Series

On May 13, Justin Moore and Julie Hayworth-Perman will share lessons learned while developing NC State Extension's Homegrown video series, and hear from Simone Keith, Extension's video guru, all about video production best practices and technologies.

Apr 23, 2021

University Approved Font Usage and Licensing

Typography plays an important role in establishing and reinforcing NC State's brand. NC State’s primary typeface is Univers. University Communications has obtained site licenses for campus communicators.

Apr 5, 2021

CALS Comm Workshop – A How to Guide for Starting a Podcast

Dee Shore, CALS Comm media strategist, launched the Farms, Food and You Podcast last year. Dee and Chris Liotta, CALS Comm video producer, are ready to set you on the road to success in launching your own podcast.

Mar 29, 2021

Essentially CALS: Tom Mease

Although many of us are working from home, a few necessary people must physically stay on campus, or go out into their communities, to keep the CALS Community up and running. Check out our series Essentially CALS to learn more about our incredible coworkers.

Mar 7, 2021

CALS Comm Workshop – Staying Current with AP Style

Associated Press style (AP style) provides guidelines for news writing. This session will provide information about NC State AP style exceptions, a quick refresher, new trends and answer general questions.

Feb 15, 2021

Essentially CALS: Sara Awad

Although many of us are working from home, a few necessary people must physically stay on campus, or go out into their communities, to keep the CALS Community up and running. Check out our series Essentially CALS to learn more about our incredible coworkers.

Feb 12, 2021

Social Media Tips From Sara: YouTube Shorts

Sara Awad, CALS social media specialist, is sharing her knowledge through monthly Social Media Tips. This month, Sara provides insight into YouTube Shorts.

Feb 8, 2021

CALS Comm Workshop – Day of Giving 2021 Social Media Planning

As we prepare for the third annual NC State Day of Giving on March 24, 2021, our team will share lessons learned from the past two years and work with units and departments on strategy and planning for this year.