The New and Emerging Media (NEM) division of University Communications and Marketing (UCM), provides strategic and tactical leadership by applying expertise in all digital media to University partners and clients. The department serves as the primary steward of client goals and objectives and works closely with new media planning teams across campus to transform ideas into actions.

NEM works closely in conjunction with UCM staff, University administrators and central IT staff in the planning, organization, development, maintenance and delivery of UNH's new media, social media administration, multimedia initiatives; web coding and mandated design standards; e-mail and texting initiatives; UNH's web and social presence, mobile / tablet apps, and design standards. Our staff directs the management of UNH's global internet presence with strategic emphasis on its use as an integrated management and marketing tool to position UNH as an innovative leader in the education market.

NEM defines web styles and provides guidelines for best practices including design specifications, search engine optimization (SEO), content creation, formatting and compatibility, user experience, and ADA accessibility. NEM is also responsible for the maintenance of numerous websites within the UNH domain and all official social media channels at UNH. We also provide consulting for social media best practices, multimedia presentations and content enhancement.


What does this mean?

We manage and develop content for the top level UNH web pages often in collaboration with our friends across campus such as Media Relations, Editorial and Creative Services, Alumni communications and the UNH Foundation.

We manage web best practices and standards. We deliver guidelines to support the UNH community regarding the proper use of UNH design specifications. We also provide a downloadable toolkit to facilitate interdepartmental website production, and offer consultation to those within the development process.

We manage the social media strategy for UNH. We provide guidelines and education to the UNH community regarding the proper use of social media. We also provide Facebook ad support to units such as UNH admissions.

We manage mobile app development in conjuntion with UNH Academic Technologies. Our flagship product is UNH Mobile, a full-scale app we continuously develop & improve.

We manage the UNH Calendar.


Our Location: The New England Center

Several departments within UNH Advancement are located within the back section of the New England Center adjacent to the building marked "11 Brook Way." Here you will find Media Relations, New and Emerging Media, Alumni Communications, University Events & Programs, and Editorial and Creative Services.

Please dial 862-1460 if you are having difficulty locating our main entrance (pictured at bottom).

Download a printable floor plan of the first-floor offices.


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