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The Smith School’s Office of Marketing Communications is ready to connect the global media with Smith School experts.
Greg Muraski, Media Relations Specialist, 301-405-5283
Carrie Handwerker, Media Relations Manager, 301-405-5833
UMD Experts Guide
Please visit the website for more information: newsdesk.umd.edu/experts
The Smith School offers broadcast-quality TV interviews with our experts any time news happens with SmithStudio, an on-site broadcast facility equipped with a VideoLink ReadyCam system. SmithStudio has a dedicated fiber optic link to Vyvx for a direct connection to your control room. The studio is fully equipped with a broadcast lighting grid and a designated robotic camera that is operated remotely from VideoLink's broadcast center, located in Watertown, Mass. The camera has pan/tilt capabilities, providing the flexibility of a one-on-one interview, or an interview with two experts. Satellite uplink capabilities are also available.
The University of Maryland has an ISDN booth for audio interviews: umdrightnow.umd.edu/studio-information.
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