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The Department of University Marketing and Communications (UMAC) is your source for EIU-related news. Our office's duties include handling inquiries from the media and the public, writing and distributing press releases, and writing and editing copy for various university publications.



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EIU's Romo on New "All-Time" NFL List

ESPN named EIU's Tony Romo as the top undrafted player in Dallas Cowboys history. Romo, former Eastern Illinois quarterback, got the nod for being the franchise leader in passing yards (34,183) and touchdowns (248). | news

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EIU Alum, Educator Fatheree Champions Regional Education Model

EIU alumnus Joe Fatheree played a role in unveiling a celebrated new teaching and learning model. The "Leadership, Creativity and Innovation" demonstration impressed an attending U.S. Department of Education rep. | news

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EIU’s Grünhagen Co-recipient of Research Award

School of Business professor Dr. Marko Grünhagen was recently named a co-recipient of the Arthur Karp Research Award.
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