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Communications

Communications

We help our community convey Finlandia’s mission and vision.

 

Communications provides strategic and creative communications and marketing support. Our team advances and preserves Finlandia’s reputation for academic excellence in a welcoming Lutheran atmosphere through:

  • •News and media relations
  • •Storytelling in print and web
  • •Creative design, video and photography services
  • •Brand and reputation management

Campus News

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Students encouraged to apply for $250 textbook awards

July 01, 2022

Finlandia students who are enrolled for Fall 2022 are encouraged to apply for a $250 Alumni Board Textbook Award. The Award, given in the form of a North Wind Books gift certificate, is open to all students who meet the following criteria:

Enrolled full-time for Fall 2022 In good academic standing Degree-seeking

The free application will be open until Friday, July 22 and recipients will be notified prior to the start of the semester.

The Alumni Board Textbook Award is funded […] Read More

Philip Johnson
Johnson wraps up 15 years as Finlandia president

June 30, 2022

As 15 years in the president’s office at Finlandia University draw to a close, Dr. Philip Johnson will remember most the times his job took him elsewhere on campus.

“The most rewarding aspects of my work are those that take me away from my desk,” he said, “(such as) having lunch with students and asking them to give me ‘the good, the bad, and the ugly’; sitting with parents and grandparents to cheer on their student … mingling with students, community […] Read More

Philip Johnson 125th Anniversary Banquet
‘Semper Reformanda’: Johnson makes final address at 125th Anniversary celebration

June 28, 2022

After 15 years in office, Dr. Philip Johnson made his final address as President of Finlandia University on June 23, 2022. In the celebratory conclusion of Finlandia’s 125th Anniversary, patrons gathered in Martha Wiljanen Hall to reflect on FinnU’s past while boldly imagining its future.

“Semper reformanda; always reforming,” Johnson said. “As I think about our 125 years, if there is a single thread that weaves its way through our story here at Suomi College, Finlandia University, it’s this idea of […] Read More

Faculty and Staff

Brooke Hilman

Design & Communications Specialist

Brooke.Cummings@finlandia.edu

Deb Paver

Social Media Strategist

Deb.Paver@finlandia.edu

Jordan Shawhan

Director of Marketing & Communications

Jordan.Shawhan@finlandia.edu