Join us this Wednesday, March 28 at 6:15 p.m. in CSE E221 to learn about the wonderful world of PR consulting! JT Reale and Josh Ferrari will teach us about consulting as a career path and tips for success.
We hope to see you there!
We will be hosting a fundraiser at Yogurtology (located at 3730 SW Archer Road) from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Wednesday, February 28!
Tell the cashier you're with UF PRSSA or show them the flier attached!
You can go at any time, but we will be going as a group from 7 to 9 p.m. Come out and meet and mingle with e-board and other UF PRSSA members! We will be offering rides to anyone that doesn't have a car, but would like to come!
We hope to see you there!
Picture this: you've just met the most amazing connection and you can't wait to follow up. But, what do you do after that? Join us Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 6:15 p.m. in CSE E220 to hear from Benny Torres, a lecturer for the Department of Advertising, on how to make the most of your connections.
It may not be a Wednesday, but we have a great speaker for you!
Join us tomorrow Tuesday, February 13 at 6:15 p.m. in Weimer 3032 for a speaker event with Scott Farrell, Golin's President of Global Corporate Communications. If you're not going to the Jacksonville Agency Tours, make sure you come to this!
It’s time to register for Jacksonville Career Tours! On Tuesday, February 13, we will be driving to Jacksonville for a packed day with the PRSA North Florida Chapter, St. John & Partners, the City of Jacksonville’s Public Affairs/Mayor’s office and the Jacksonville Jaguars!
In order to sign-up, you must be a dues-paying member of PRSSA and register at the following link: http://nfprsa.org/meetinginfo.php?id=122&ts=1516656198. The cost is $20 + gas money.
We will be arranging carpools. If you would like to be a driver, please fill out the Google Doc as noted. If you would like to be a passenger, please put your name under the name of the driver.
Once you register, please e-mail Jordan a screenshot to confirm at firstname.lastname@example.org. Then, she will send the excuse letter for you to distribute to your professors.
YOU MUST FILL OUT THE CARPOOL SHEET/EMAIL JORDAN WITH YOUR CONFIRMATION IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Please e-mail her with any questions.
Below are links to the locations we will be visiting:
We hope you take advantage of this great opportunity!
Join us this Wednesday, January 31 at 6:15 p.m. (Room TBD) for our meeting with with Katrice Graham, the Director of the UF Knight Division for scholarships, career services and multicultural affairs. She will speak with us about diversity and ethics in communications.
Andrew Cook, the PRSSA National President, will be UF PRSSA's first speaker of the spring semester! Join us Wednesday, January 17 at 6:15 p.m. in Weimer 3020 to learn about the PRSSA National Committee and more!
Let Andrew know you're excited to see him! Tweet him @adcook22
To learn more about him, check out his bio here: http://prssa.prsa.org/national-president/
Join us on January 17 at 5:30 p.m. in Weimer 3020 before our speaker event for an information session about the upcoming PRSSA Regional Conference in Peru! Andrew Cook, PRSSA National President, will be sharing his insights and experiences about the benefits of regional conferences, and the Peruvian chapter.
The Public Relations Student Society of America at UF is participating in Give BIG America, a national grassroots campaign organized by Connect Our Kids to support foster children across the country.
On November 13, individuals will publish a short video on social media sharing their family Thanksgiving traditions, donate $6, and ask six of their friends to do the same.
Join us in Boston from October 6–10 for the PRSSA 2017 National Conference — the largest gathering of public relations students in the country. National Conference will give you the opportunity to network, while learning and exploring different sections of the public relations industry.
When you come to Conference, be prepared to learn from students and professionals, develop invaluable skills, and explore the wonderful city of Boston.
Check out Katie Boyles' LinkedIn here.
Join us Wednesday, September 27 at 6:15 in Weimer G030 (Basement) to take part in an ideation session! Katie Boyles from the Axia Agency in Jacksonville will teach us what ideation is, how agencies use it to create killer campaigns and help us experience one!
An ideation session is a way of brainstorming in a unique and fun way, and Boyles' way of ideation was taught by a former Disney employee! It will provide PRSSA members with a new perspective on thinking creatively. This interactive workshop will give you brainstorming techniques that you’ll be able to use throughout your PR career.
UF PRSSA invites both Spanish and non-Spanish speaking members to participate in a PRSSA National Twitter Chat at Sweetberries on September 26 at 8:45 p.m.! This Spanish language Twitter chat will discuss ethics in the social era. No matter how much or how little Spanish you know, you are more than welcome to participate!
UF PRSSA invita a sus miembros a participar en una Twitter Charla presentado por PRSSA Nacional en Sweetberries en el 26 de Septiembre a las 8:45 p.m.! La charla de Twitter será en español y discutirá la ética en la era social. ¡No importa el tamaño de español que sabes, eres bienvenido a participar!
Check out Olivia Lyman's LinkedIn here.
PRSSA is kicking off this year with speaker Olivia Lyman! Olivia works in corporate marketing and internal communications for Coca-Cola. Join us as she teaches us what we can do today to ensure we get our dream jobs tomorrow. Pizza will be provided. Head to the AHA! Lab, located on the thired floor of Weimer.