Media Relations

Media Relations

Siena College's Marketing and Communications Office supports and provides information to news organizations about the College and its community. Because the College is a private institution, we respect our students’ rights to privacy. We also recognize that the media have tight deadlines and make an effort to respond to requests in a timely manner. Members of the media interested in attending events or arranging interviews at Siena must contact the Marketing and Communications Office before arriving on campus.



Siena College maintains an extensive database of expert media sources covering a range of news topics including economics, the environment, politics, financial aid, women’s issues and more.

General Photo Use Guidelines

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Lisa Witkowski

Associate Director of Marketing and Communications



In the event of an urgent matter, please call: 518-859-8632


  • Spectrum News / Siena College Syracuse Mayoral Primary Poll

    Spectrum News / Siena College Syracuse Mayoral Primary Poll:
    Perez Williams (36%) & Nicoletti (34%) Neck and Neck Early in Democratic Primary Race; Masterpole (8%) Trails

    Miner Leaving Office with High Favorability and Job Performance But Syracuse Dems Prefer Cuomo to Miner for Gov 47-38%

    Democratic Voters Say 50-36% Syracuse Headed on Right Track; Economic Development on Right Track but Treating All Neighborhoods Fairly, Crime and Opportunities for Youth Moving in Wrong Direction
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  • Siena to Host Public Eclipse Viewing Aug. 21

    Siena’s Department of Physics and Astronomy will host a public viewing of the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. Special souvenir eclipse viewing glasses with the Siena logo will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Read More

  • From the Desk of the President

    Over the weekend, our nation was shaken and saddened by the hatred and bigotry fueled violence we witnessed in Charlottesville, VA. Demonstrations by white nationalists and related hate groups erupted in riots and death. The deep divisions that exist in our country were on horrific display; so too was our failure as a nation to forge a path rooted in our nation’s founding values of inclusivity and the common good for all. Read More