University Affairs Overview

Communication & Marketing

The University of Nebraska’s communication team works to better tell the story of the University and its four campuses. They serve as the stewards of the University-wide brand, working with colleagues across the University to enhance its reputation and promote the work of faculty and staff.

The communication team also provides a variety of critical communication services—including integrated marketing, branding, media relations and event planning—to staff and departments in Varner Hall. Their portfolio of work includes:

  • Brand and reputation management
  • Communication strategy and planning
  • Market research
  • University-wide identity standards
  • Content creation
  • Printed pieces
  • Email campaigns and list management
  • Video and photography management
  • and all related websites
  • All U-wide social media channels
  • Speechwriting
  • Presentation assistance and development
  • News releases and article writing
  • Managing interview requests with the President and other NU leaders
  • Events

Key Contact



Jackie Ostrowicki

Jackie Ostrowicki

Assistant Vice President and Director of Marketing and Strategic Communication