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Marketing & Communications

777 Elsbree Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.



Marketing & Communications is the information and marketing resource for Bristol Community College.

The mission of Marketing & Communications is to effectively engage the Bristol community by strengthening the image of Bristol through accurate and timely information, professional and creative materials, and comprehensive brand management programs. 

If you are looking for business cards, name tags, graphic design, brochures, photography, radio, or any other publications, Marketing & Communications is the office to contact. It is their goal to work with faculty and staff to strategically promote college programs and events and, more importantly, work with you to achieve your goals.

For edits/updates to the website, please use the Web Content Request Form.

For other Marketing & Communications requests and info, please click the links below:

Digital Communication Tools Available at Bristol

This chart provides an easy reference to the various communication channels available to faculty, staff, and students to communicate with each other. Please review how each channel should be utilized as well as when and how to submit content.

Bristol Weekly Weekly faculty & staff e-newsletter publication

Recent news/ announcements, program/ service promotion, new hires, HR policies and programs, accolades.

Distributed Tuesdays, 7 a.m. Submit articles by Thursday prior.
Event Calendar Web calendar featuring Bristol events All events taking place at the college should be posted on the event calendar. Tag “Bristol-Weekly” to be included in upcoming issue of newsletter.

Guide to Best Practices for Promoting Events

SSEM Newsletter

Weekly student 
e-newsletter publication.

Distributed on Tuesdays. Submission deadline is the Friday before. Suggested timing is two weeks before event.

Recent news and announcements, relevant student information, student spotlights, important tasks and deadlines. 

Online Form

Bristol App Phone app can be downloaded from the app store. The app features a student feed, where students can ask questions and build relationships. Primarily student-to-student interaction. Divisions have designated staff who review the app and respond to students when necessary. Marketing & Communications monitors for appropriateness and to triage issues as needed.  
@ everybody Email distribution list including all faculty
and staff
Consider submitting information to Bristol Weekly instead of sending it to “@ everybody” in an effort to streamline communications.
The distribution list is moderated; emails sent to this group go through an approval process before they are distributed.
@ all enrolled students Email distribution list including all students currently enrolled at
the college
The “all enrolled students” distribution should be used sparingly, for urgent matters. Please consider other channels before utilizing this tactic.
This distribution list is moderated; emails sent to this group go through an approval process before they are distributed.
Targeted Message Request Pop-up message appears when user logs in to accessBCC Should only be used for targeting specific student populations, for example, students enrolled in a specific program. Can be used, sparingly, for college-wide announcements such as updates related to the Bristol Together plan or changes to policies, processes that impact students. For messages to all students, consider the student newsletter. Online Form

Marketing & Communications Team

There's a lot going on at Bristol Community College, from new academic programs to student clubs to events. The Bristol Marketing & Communications Team wants to help you get your message out there for the Bristol community. Contact us any time or stop by to room D100 at the Bristol Fall River Campus!

Joyce Faria Brennan, Vice President of Marketing & Communications

Andrea Fortier, Director of Marketing

Kevin Spirlet, Associate Director, Media

Lisa Parsons, Marketing Operations Specialist

Kendall Paul, Video & Social Content Specialist

Olivia Robinson, Marketing Communications Specialist 

Thomas Vieira, Web Content Specialist 

Mark Zajac, Creative Designer

FRCMedia | Television Services 

Keith Thibault, Director of Television Services/FRCMedia

Steven Rys, Assistant Director of Television Services/FRCMedia

Lucille Cabral, Videographer

Michelle Dumais, Video Producer and Programming for FRCMedia

Denisse Pumagualle, Videographer