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Sara Connell

Director of Outreach and Communications

Sara Connell is the Director of Outreach and Communications at the University of Chicago Graham School. 

Prior to joining UChicago, Sara worked in leadership communications roles in a number of colleges at the University of Illinois Chicago, in addition to the UIC Provost’s Office. She has a background in book publishing and was an intern at ABC News Nightline. She is the author of the "Journalism" entry in the Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women (2000).

Sara has a BA in communications from Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts and is a PhD candidate in the Institute of Communications Research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.