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Russell Dorn

​Russell Dorn joined DePaul University’s Office of Public Relations and Communications in November 2016 as a manager of news & integrated content. In this role, Dorn works to enhance DePaul’s brand and share the university’s special story to both internal and external entities.

Since graduating from Furman University in 2008 with a bachelor’s degree in history, Dorn has worked on a college campus in public relations for seven years. He came to DePaul from the University of Notre Dame after five years as an athletics communications assistant director. At Notre Dame, Dorn led media relations efforts for a wide variety of the university’s athletics programs.

A native of Greenwood, South Carolina, Dorn earned a master’s degree in sports administration from Georgia State University in 2011 after working in the university’s athletics communications office for two years as a graduate assistant.