Communications Office

MAPP’s Communications Office is the school’s source for outreach and publicity, sharing news across the school community and university campus, as well as to our alumni and the greater community.


Media Requests

Looking for an expert on the built environment? Contact Chris Hinojosa, director of communications and external relations, to connect with a member of our faculty.


News and Story Ideas

We love to promote our alumni, faculty, staff and students. If you have information to share about awards, events, announcements, new publications or projects, and if you have story ideas, please complete the online collection form here:

       Communications Request Form (or submit the PDF version to

Read the latest school and alumni news on our news page.


And to MAPP faculty, staff, students, alumni, parents and friends, we are always interested in seeing photographs representing our school, your work or any related topics that we might consider using for communication and outreach materials. If you have photos to share, please click on the button below:


For any website-related questions, comments or concerns, email JELENA DAKOVIC AT:

Communications Team

School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation 
3835 Campus Drive - Room 1251
College Park, MD 20742 


Christine Hinojosa
Director, Communications and External Relations
(301) 405-6286

Jelena Dakovic
Communications Coordinator
(301) 405-9928

Maggie Haslam
(202) 258-8946

Communications Policies, Guidelines & Forms