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7 12, 2018

PR Hangover: Getting Real About Anxiety Ft. Dr. Adrienne Wallace & GVPRSSA

By | 2018-12-07T01:30:25+00:00 December 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Courtney Fogle (@courtnxyfogle)   Dr. Adrienne Wallace, GVSU PRSSA’s Faculty Advisor, says that anxiety has grown every year since the 1930s, and 6.8 million people experience it in the U.S. alone. It’s not often discussed in big groups even though it affects so many of us on a regular basis. In this episode of PR [...]

21 11, 2018

PR in the Nonprofit Sector

By | 2018-11-20T21:34:01+00:00 November 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Allyssa Murphy (@allyssa_murphy)    Nonprofit PR has always been an interest of mine. I got my first “big girl” job when I was 19, working as a Marketing Assistant for a small nonprofit in Flint, Michigan, called Whaley Children’s Center. After that, I fell in love with the industry, transferred schools, and changed my major. [...]

3 10, 2018

Tips for Managing Personal Social Media

By | 2018-10-03T11:45:03+00:00 October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Sarah Virkstis (@SarahVirkstis)   Maintaining consistency on social media platforms can sometimes be a daunting task. Not only do we need to make appropriate time for classes, studying, extra curricular activities, internships, volunteer opportunities, and work… we also need to find time to manage our social media. As a young professional, it’s likely that your [...]

17 04, 2018

Talk Numbers to Me: Data Analytics for PR Pros

By | 2018-04-17T02:24:33+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Zoe Kaufman    Numbers, data, math, and information. Sounds like something a public relations professional would run from. But data analytics is quite a crucial aspect in running a successful campaign. At the end of the day, data analytics is just a different language. Last Wednesday, PRSSA had the pleasure of listening to a fascinating [...]

12 04, 2018

The Path of an APR Student

By | 2018-04-12T04:48:27+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Tom Crawford (@Crawford__05) The walk was cold, his nose was runny, his fingers were numb, baseball-sized snowflakes were falling fast from the sky, and the sun was just beginning to peak over the horizon. As much as he wanted to be here, he knew he wasn’t ready. He walked inside, unbuttoned his suit coat as he [...]

2 04, 2018

Don’t Count Out the Copywriter

By | 2018-04-02T17:41:07+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Kearsten Frusti (@frusti_kearsten )   In years past, writers have responded to people who looked down on their profession as something that lacks value or is perceived as a “starving artist” profession. However, with the advances in technology and the impact of social media on everyday communications, copywriting has become a huge player in corporate success. [...]

26 03, 2018

Sports PR

By | 2018-03-26T03:24:15+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Riley Holbrook (@RileyHolbrook_) So you want to get involved in sports PR? Well, you better start earning yourself some experience because so do millions of others. Public Relations in sports is a unique beast. With the constant exposure, a diverse set of players, and always being wanted by media, there are always opportunities to capitalize [...]

12 03, 2018

Hospitality & Tourism PR

By | 2018-03-12T20:11:54+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Hannah Ketelhut (@hannahketelhut)   For seniors, graduation is coming soon (seven weeks to be exact!) and the excitement – and intimidation – of finding a job is all too real. Public relations is a field that stretches across industries, giving us endless options to start our careers. We’ve heard PRSSA speakers from a variety of industries: automotive, [...]

10 03, 2018

Social Media Do’s and Don’ts: Spring Break Edition

By | 2018-03-10T23:23:39+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Madison Farhat-Tomaszewski (@MadisonFT1) Spring break is here, alive, and ready to roll! We may now take a sigh of relief after making it through our papers, projects, and midterms because spring break has arrived, and we are ready! As it is the week to let loose and chill with a drink in our hand (if you’re [...]

27 02, 2018

Grand Rapids Agency Tours

By | 2018-02-27T01:19:06+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

By: Delaney MacKenzie (@Delaney_MacKenz) As spring is quickly approaching, students are starting to finalize their plans for summer and lock-in those summer jobs and internships. A great way to get an inside look at potential jobs and hear about opportunities is by attending agency tours. That is exactly what PRSSA students did on Friday, February 16 when they [...]

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