Barbara H. Smith | School of Law | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Barbara H. Smith

Project Information Coordinator

Barbara H. Smith

Room: Lesar Law Building, Room 104E
Phone: (618)-453-3258

Barb has been with the School of Law for 20 years. Her duties include:

+ Designs layout and artwork for print, electronic publications, and web pages to promote educational programs and events using page-layout and graphics software, including InDesign, Photoshop, Fireworks, Adobe Illustrator, and Dreamweaver.
+ Creates and modifies web pages in Cascade (a content management system) for all departments at the School of Law (excluding the Registrar).
+ Troubleshoots website issues.
+ Develops web-based forms.
+ Designs t-shirt concepts for various functions and works with suppliers.
+ Creates email blasts for event invitations, alumni email, alumni newsletters using the EMMA email platform.
+ Enforces brand compliance guidelines for law school communications.
+ Serves as the photographer and photo editor for some law school events.
+ Oversees social media across multiple platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
+ Designs a weekly email which is distributed to all students, faculty and staff.
+ Maintains and publishes the display boards in the Dean's Office area and the Formal Lounge.
+ Maintains a Google calendar for all law school events.
+ Handles signage and display needs for law school events.