New Year, New Officers

Meet the new officers for the 2013-2014 school year! President: Karianna Simpkins Vice President: Kathryn Bock Vice President of PR: Avery Gardner Secretary: Julia Marrero Treasurer: Tina  Hennessey Newsletter Editor: Valentina Caval Historian: Bree Scharpnick Social Media Director/Web Editor: Samantha Swank Advertisements

Seneca Resources Speaks About Crisis Communications

Rob Boulware, Stakeholder Relations Manager for Seneca Resources Corporation gave a lecture about how he manages crisis communication in the natural gas industry.  He talked about the importance of crisis communication plans.  Boulware said “Don’t think you can handle a crisis from afar – you need to be there to feel it, see it and… Read More Seneca Resources Speaks About Crisis Communications

Laborers’ International Union At PSU Regional Conference

Abraham Amoros is a Pennsylvania Legislative Director at the Laborers’ International Union.  As part of the Region 13 Public Relations Student Society of America regional conference on Saturday February 9, Amoros gave a lecture about public affairs.  This breakout session was about the importance of public relations in government.  He stressed the importance of understanding… Read More Laborers’ International Union At PSU Regional Conference

PRSSA Involvement Helps Land Internship with MTV

By Avery Gardner On November 1st, I got the opportunity to have an interview for an internship with MTV 360. The department is responsible the logistical aspects of some of MTV, MTV2, and mtvU’s biggest award shows and special events. An intern will help the department heads find freelancers, solidify contracts, develop sponsorships, help with… Read More PRSSA Involvement Helps Land Internship with MTV

PRSSA Attends Student Senate Workshop

On Wednesday September 26th at 7:00 in the Student Union, Student Senate held a workshop for all student organization executive board meetings.  The Public Relations Student Society of American had two representatives participate in this workshop, Karianna Simpkins, Treasurer and Sean Ann Kelly, President for the 2012-13 year. In the presidents meeting there were representatives… Read More PRSSA Attends Student Senate Workshop