Office of Communications and External Relations

The Office of Communications and External Relations (OCER) supports the marketing and communication needs of Tougaloo College by advancing the College’s position as one of the leaders in higher education. OCER takes an integrated approach to consulting on college-wide projects in order to recommend solutions that present a consistent and effective brand voice across all channels. Through the production and dissemination of specialized publications and collateral materials, and the management of the college’s website and digital properties, the Office of Communications serves as the college's principal communications resource.

College Publications & News
Email Signature Template
Project Request Form
Logo Usage Request Form
College PowerPoint Templates
OCER Policy and Processes

Connect With Our Team

Our Team is responsible for managing and overseeing Tougaloo College's media relations, digital communications, social media, graphic design, writing, editing, strategic communications, marketing strategy, and brand management. Coupled with overseeing the college's major communications channels, our team partners with departments across campus to produce communications materials for external audiences, and offers advice and counsel on marketing strategy and effective use of branded communications.
The Office of Communications is located at Blackmon Building. Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you have any questions regarding any of the areas overseen by our office, please contact us at (601) 977-7904, or e-mail a member of our staff.
 

Ashley McLaughlin
Director for Communications and External Relations

D’Cory Owens
Digital Media Specialist
 601-977-7889
 dowens@tougaloo.edu
 

Kathleene Quinn
Communications Specialist/Staff Writer
 (601) 977-7904
 kquinn@tougaloo.edu