The Communications and Marketing newsroom is a place where College of Health and Human Development (HHD) administrators, faculty members, staff members, researchers, and students can submit news tips and story ideas about the college and its departments. College Relations writers and editors will develop your news tips and story ideas into press releases, news articles, web content and social media posts to ensure the good work underway within HHD gets the attention it deserves.

To share your news tips and story ideas, simply contact College Relations writers/editors - each assigned to cover a portion, or "beat," within the college. You can also submit a news tip online.

Examples of newsworthy topics:

  • Research
  • Engaged Scholarship
  • Awards and Recognition
  • Outreach and Service
  • Teaching
Marjorie Miller

Marjorie Miller

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Marjorie Miller


Marjorie has eight years of experience in journalism and print media. She joined the College of Health and Human Development in 2014. Marjorie earned her bachelor of science degree in news-editorial journalism from West Virginia University.

HHD Beats

  • Biobehavioral Health
  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Kinesiology
  • Center for Sport Concussion Research and Service
  • Prevention Research Center
  • Dean's Office

Jenn Miller

Jennifer Cruden

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Jennifer Cruden

Senior Writer/Editor

For nearly 10 years, Jennifer worked as a journalist for print, web and radio outlets before joining the College of Health and Human Development in 2014. She earned a master’s degree in Public Affairs Reporting from the University of Illinois at Springfield.

HHD Beats

  • ​Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Health Policy and Administration
  • School of Hospitality Management
  • Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management
  • Health Care Policy Research Center
  • Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health
  • Dean's Office