Communications

DTS Communications

The Communications team is composed of several talented groups including web development and design, print and creative services, video and media production, and DTS Magazine.

If you need to start a Communications project, please submit your request to taskdispenser.dts.edu

Project Guidelines

Print Project (Debbie Stevenson)

  • Timeline: 6-7 weeks for most projects (longer for more complex ones), 2-3 weeks for reprints
  • Requirements to get started: budget line, quantity needed, audience, and primary text, printed and signed Project Request Form (see attached)
  • For mailings, also submit Bulk Mail form and final mailing list (Excel format, with column headers) to David Winkler 2-3 weeks prior to mail date

Web Updates (Will Sipling and Jimmy Cowan)

  • Timeline: 3-5 days for minor changes (text, image updates)
  • Timeline: 3-6 weeks for advanced projects (reports, forms, registrations, conferences) after the full scope of work has been defined
  • Requirements: minor: URL, final text, and images. Advanced: clear description of functionality, process, and purpose

Email (Will Sipling)

  • Timeline: 7 business days (longer if new template/design needed)
  • Requirements: subject, from name and email, finalized text, list

Video Projects (Ryan Holmes)

  • Timeline: 3-9 months
  • Requirements: audience, script, actors, planned classroom space

These timeline are general guidelines and may need to shift based on the priorities of the seminary as a whole.