What We Do

The BioSci Marketing and Communications Team is a strategic and creative group focused on building awareness of the School of Biological Sciences. We partner with school leadership, faculty and other School members to craft the right solutions for any marketing or communications objective. Our team brings a solid understanding the UCI brand that can help departments meet key strategic goals, tell a compelling story, or engage audiences in new and creative ways.

Send Us Your Story!

Press Releases
and News Features

Branding, Logos and Graphic Design

Photography and Videography

Web Design
and Support

Digital and Content Marketing

Event Management and Logistics

  • Name:Shannon Ingram
    Title:Marketing and Communications Director
    Phone:949.824.9271
    Department:Marketing & Communications
    Email:ingrams@uci.edu
    Contact for:Strategic Communications, Marketing Plan, Large Projects.
  • Name:Regina Castleman
    Title:Marketing and Communications Manager
    Phone:949.824.0302
    Department:Marketing & Communications
    Email:rcastlem@uci.edu
    Contact for:Digital Marketing and Strategy, New Website Requests, Large Digital Projects
  • Name:Ethan Perez
    Title:Principal Communications Officer
    Phone:949.824.6282
    Department:Marketing & Communications
    Email:ethanp2@uci.edu
    Contact for:Press Releases, Internal and External Communications, News Features
  • Name:Samantha Brown
    Title:Marketing and Communications Coordinator
    Phone:949.824.3319
    Department:Marketing & Communications
    Email:samantjb@uci.edu
    Contact for:Logos, Photography, Graphic Design, Zotmail, Vendor Liaison
  • Name:Lauren Morales
    Title:Marketing and Events Coordinator
    Phone:949.824.5259
    Department:Marketing & Communications
    Email:lnmorale@uci.edu
    Contact for:Events, Swag Items, Catering Liaison, Videography
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    Name:Naveen Sami
    Title:Digital Marketing and Communications Coordinator
    Phone:949.824.4742
    Department:Marketing & Communications
    Email:nasami@uci.edu
    Contact for:Website Support, Social Media, General Digital Requests

Brand Guidelines

UCI Typography and preferred font for marketing materials.

UCI Color Palette*

Note: UCI BioSci primarily uses the darker blue (#1b3d6d) and gold (#ffd200) combination in most marketing prints. If you need help with your brand guidelines, please contact Sami Brown at samantjb@uci.edu.

Email Marketing

 Zotmail

ZotMail is a web-based messaging system used to transmit authorized official business messages to selected groups of employees, students, and affiliates at UCI.  Read Rules Here: Zotmail Rules

If you need to send an announcement to all campus, please contact Sami Brown at samantjb@uci.edu. Note: Approval of UCI BioSci Dean’s Office may be needed prior to sending the announcement.

Accessibility for Email Marketing PDF

Social Media

UCI BioSci can be found on the following social media channels:

Please use #UCIBioSci when posting about the school.

UCI Social Media Guidelines

UCI Hashtags

UCI Official Social Media Accounts

Website Design and Support

Please contact Naveen Sami at nasami@uci.edu for general website support. If you are planning to launch a new website, please contact rcastlem@uci.edu.

Request a new WordPress UCI Site here. This service is offered through OIT to faculty, staff and students.

Submit a Story or News Feature

Do you have news you’d like to share? We want to hear about it.

By standardizing information intake with this form, the MarComm team can more efficiently and effectively serve the communication needs of BioSci.

Send Us Your Story!

Photography and Video Production

Please contact Sami Brown for image support. If you need a new headshot, please email or fill out the form here.

For campuswide images, you can search Widencollective here.

Events

For general events questions, please contact Lauren Morales at lnmorale@uci.edu. For large event requests or questions, please contact Shannon Ingram at ingrams@uci.edu.

Authorized Catering 

Digital Events Accessibility

UCI Campus Events Calendar