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PR Must Play a Lead Role in Combating Fake News

August 10th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetFake News was examined through the lenses of public relations, media and academia during this week’s annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (AEJMC). Three separate panels featured insights from PR pros, journalists and academics during the huge academic summit in Chicago. All panelists agreed fake news isn’t a new […]

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PRep Program Provides Look at PR Careers

July 18th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetFor years, we’ve heard about the need for more diverse talent in the public relations profession. Yet, by looking at most agency and corporate PR teams, little progress is being made. Realizing the need for a broader commitment, most major PR associations—led by PRSA Foundation, Arthur W. Page Society, Institute for Public Relations and the […]

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9 Things Every Public Relations Student Should Be Doing Over Summer Break

July 13th, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By Tressa Robbins Those who were seniors this past year are now graduated and moved on, leaving room for the next class of future PR professionals to fill their shoes—to take next steps on the path of their PR student career.  But you’re still a student, so what should YOU be doing during summer […]

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Debunking Common Intern Myths

June 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Tweet By Lindsey Barber I think that we all can agree that internships can be a bit mysterious. Aside from what you see and hear during the interview process, you’re a little uncertain of what exactly awaits you. I know I had many questions running through my mind each time I faced a new internship […]

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8 Life Lessons for 2017 Grads & The Rest of Us

June 19th, 2017 · No Comments

TweetDuring my six years at DePaul University, it has been an honor to sit on the Commencement stage with my dedicated and talented colleagues as we celebrate the future talent of our profession. I’ve also enjoyed hearing from three friends—Al Golin, Richard Edelman and Marty Wilke–who received honorary degrees and shared important messages with graduates and their […]

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