Marketing and Communications

The Marketing and Communications Department provides public information about HCC. Our staff are responsible for advertising, marketing and publicity activities; the production of all college publications and printed material; and the content of the college website, including HCC's News & Events page.


Our department produces The Alumni Connection, Registration Booklet, Business and Community Education Bulletin, College Catalog, Student Handbook and more. For information, visit the publications page.

Hours and Location

M-F 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Donahue Building, Room 170.

Guides and Forms

Door Placard Inserts - Download the Word file and create a sign with your name/title customized to fit the placard outside your office door. 

Brand Guidelines - We have a new look! Use our Brand Guidelines for information on the how and why.

Print Product Request Form - Need a new information card or poster created? We can help. 

Model Release Form - Taking photos or video that will be published online or in print? You'll need one of these for each person depicted.

Social Media Guidelines - How to use Facebook, Twitter and social networking tools and sites.

Digital Sign Policy & Request Form - What can be displayed and how to request a post on HCC's digital signs.


JoAnne L. Rome
Director of Marketing and Strategic Communications
Phone: (413) 552-2183

Will Murphy
Publications Specialist
Phone: (413) 552-2529

Jack Scanlon
Graphic Designer
Phone: (413) 552-2257

Chris Yurko
Assistant Director of Marketing & Strategic Communications
Phone: (413) 552-2259

Eileen Pooler
Web Projects Manager (part-time)
Phone: (413) 552-2537


Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 538-7000