On-Campus Media Policy
Georgetown’s campus is private property and written permission from the Office of Strategic Communications is required before external filming or photography can take place in exterior or interior spaces on-campus.
The Office of Strategic Communications is available to assist news media with shooting stills, video and film on campus, including setting up locations and gaining access to restricted areas after permission has been granted. Generally, filming is not allowed in classrooms or student residences. The Office of Strategic Communications may be able to provide b-roll of iconic campus areas, such as Healy Hall and lawn, upon request. For news outlets seeking permission to shoot on university property, or to request access to University B-roll, please contact the Office of Strategic Communications at (202) 687-4328 or email@example.com.
Georgetown encourages the use of Skype, Zoom or other remote video capture, for interviews with Georgetown experts. Additionally, the University has a self-service VideoLink studio on-campus available for use by faculty members. On-campus interviews and b-roll may be allowed for members of the University Community, following public health protocols and in coordination with the Office of Strategic Communications.
To learn more about non-press filming on campus, please review our Georgetown Filming Policy and request form.
All campus guests will be required to follow current Georgetown Public Health requirements.
Members of the media can direct inquiries to the Office of Strategic Communications or one of the staff members below. A media representative from the Office of Strategic Communications is on-call 24/7/365 and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 687-4328.
Georgetown University Office of Strategic Communications
Meghan Dubyak, associate vice president for strategic communications (official spokesperson)
Ruth McBain, senior director for strategic communications (official spokesperson)
Jason Shevrin, media relations manager
McDonough School of Business
Samantha Krause, director of marketing and communications
Lynn Delles, director of communications
School of Foreign Service
Ara Friedman, director of communications
McCourt School of Public Policy
Jason Shevrin, (university) media relations manager
School of Continuing Studies
Frances Bajet, senior director of communications and events
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Jessica Marr, communications and marketing manager
Barbara Barnes, director, sports information
Georgetown University Law Center
Merrie Leininger, director of media relations and spokesperson
Georgetown University Medical Center | School of Medicine | School of Nursing
| School of Health
Karen Teber, associate vice president, medical center communications
Georgetown University in Qatar
Moamer Qazafi, chief communications officer
Tel: +974 4457-8392
Waleed Khan, associate director for marketing
Tel: +974 4457-8522
The Marineau Media Center
The Marineau Media Center
VideoLink and Comrex
Our on-campus studio is available for live or pre-taped TV and radio interviews and is equipped with the VideoLink ReadyCam™ system and the Comrex BRIC-Link II.
Book a Studio Interview
Complete our booking form or call (202) 687-4328 to arrange an interview with a faculty expert in the studio.
Marineau Media Center
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