names of organizations

On first reference, use the company’s full, formal name as per the copyright at the bottom of the homepage of its website. A short version may be used on second reference to preserve space. General Electric Company turned in profits during the first quarter. GE announced a plan to go green last year.

Formal titles of organizations and their departments and divisions are capitalized. Lowercase shortened versions, such as company, department, school: Department of Anthropology, the department, College of Arts and Sciences, the college.


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