Press and CommunicationsAndreas Schmitter
The Department 3.0 - Press and Communications belongs to RWTH Aachen's Central University Administration.
The Department 3.0 - Press and Communications is responsible for media relations and science coverage in the form of press releases, press conferences, photo editing, expert analyses, the organization of journalist trips und journalist days as well as for feedback evaluation. We publish the university newspaper RWTHinsight, the RWTH-Themen science magazine, and the RWTH Annual Report on behalf of the rector.
We supervise TV and radio productions, develop RWTH audiovisual contributions, and provide advice concerning the communication of teaching and research to specific target groups and questions on external and internal PR.
Online News, RWTH Web Maintenance, and Social Media
Online we publish, among others, daily news reports, info e-mails, the digital press information service, and we maintain numerous new portals with announcements from the university. We also issue a daily press monitoring. Together with the web team, we are responsible for the conceptional and editorial maintenance of the central webpages.
Our public relations events include the RWTH Science Night, to which the University consistently welcomes more than 5.000 visitors on the second Friday of November every year.