Public Relations

A Message from the ASWOU Director of Public Relations and Director of Visual Communications:



  • Consult the Director of Visual Communications for poster designs, free of charge, at
  • IFC-Funded Clubs/Organizations get 20 posters/year designed and printed with ASWOU Public Relation Budget.
  • Maximum size is 11x17.


Tinkle Times!

  • If you want your event or meeting in the Tinkle Times, please contact the ASWOU Director of Visual Communications at by the 15th of the month PRIOR (Example: Submissions for the November Tinkle Times are due October 15th).
  • If your event/meeting will be repeating through the term or through the entire academic year, please specify in your email so you don’t have to keep filling out a request every month.
  • One request per event/meeting please.



  • ASWOU designs and utilizes the chalkboard upstairs across from the bookstore. If you want your event posted on the chalkboard, contact Makena at at least three weeks before your event date.
  • Big events only, not weekly meetings etc.


TV Advertisement!

  • ASWOU has a TV on the chalkboard which we can advertise electronic posters on.
  • Email for details.


Social Media!

  • #howlaboutit and #whatupwou: Western’s official hashtag for facebook, twitter, and Instagram. Please use this for all of your social media postings.
  • Find ASWOU on Facebook (ASWOU – Associated Students of Western Oregon University)
  • Find ASWOU on Instagram (ASWOU)
  • Find ASWOU on Twitter (@ASWOU).
  • If you want something advertised on ASWOU social media, email
  • Big events only, not weekly meetings please.


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