What to Look Forward to Next School Year

By: Holly Rubin, President I would like to wish everyone a happy summer and congratulate the class of 2018. Thank you for your hard work and dedication to PRSSA the past few years and good luck in your future endeavors. To our former President, Ann Klinck, former Vice President, Meghan Reinhardt, and the 2017-2018 executive…

Bateman: Case Study Wrap Up

By: Kayla Ramans The fight against pediatric cancer is a cause that is near and dear to a large majority of Penn State students here on campus. This year, the cause was a little closer for 5 members of our executive board, Meghan Reinhardt, Ann Klinck, Maddie Woodrow, Morisa Young and myself. This year I…

PRSSA National Conference 2017

Every year PRSSA hosts a national conference in conjunction with PRSA’s national conference. This year, six of our executive board members were fortunate enough to attend the conference in Boston. For five days, our six board members learned the best ways to lead and develop our chapter, and heard from current PR professionals about different…

Guest Speaker: Stephanie Shirley

By: Cailyn McCutcheon, Strategic Planning Chair The first speaker of the fall semester featured business owner Stephanie Shirley, a Penn State alumnae and public relations consultant. In her presentation, Shirley emphasized her main point that not all careers in public relations are cookie-cutter; she is forging her own path with her own startup public relations…

How to Create Your Online Identity

By: Mackenzie Stagnito, Director of Chapter Development Is is often challenging to separate your everyday life from the speed and consistency that is the  internet. However, when it comes to internship and job searching, it is important to remember to present your most professional self in all aspects of your life, including your online accounts. LinkedIn…