Are you in charge of public relations for your Division or Local Section or National Chemistry Week? Well you may have thought it the case by the Press Release isn't dead. There are a number of distribution channels that can help you get your information out there. I have been working with my new company and we got lot's of hits this December for two press releases on giving the gift of science safely. The last minute one hit 10 media outlets across the U.S. in science hub cities. So - if you do it right - there is hope.
You may also want to keep in mind some style rules - so here is a link to the AP style guide suggestions for Press Releases: