FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SPRINGFIELD- The Missouri State University’s Public Relations Student Society of America is holding their annual PRSSA Day on March 18, 2011. The theme of this year’s event is social media. PRSSA Day will be held in the Plaster Student Union Ballroom West from 9:15 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Doors will open for registration at 9:15 a.m. Pre-registration is … [Read more...] about PRSSA Day is coming soon–will you be there?
Welcome back from the long weekend. The next two weeks will surely be a sprint to Spring Break! So, I'm sending along a few reminders this week to encourage you to apply for scholarships using the online scholarship system. Complete one application and you become eligible for scholarships you probably didn't even know exist. You can even upload essays and send requests to … [Read more...] about Have you applied? Scholarships application due March 1
Incorporating #SocialMedia into your life: A Social Marketing Bootcamp By: @DougGaehle (PR major) As the economy moves forward, employers are increasing their presence online to reach wider audiences to market and sell their services or products. As students, we are next in line for those entry level jobs and what professionals are looking for is our online presence … [Read more...] about IRL: What is it and why you should learn about it
Welcome all COM majors, minors, and graduate students, It's been awhile since I've posted on the blog, so I wanted to reintroduce myself and the blog itself. My name is Dr. Kelly Wood, and I'm head of the department of communication. You are receiving this blog because you are either a COM major or minor, conflict certificate student, or graduate student. This blog is … [Read more...] about 2011 Updates from the Communication Department