On Mondays at 6 p.m., Scripps PRSSA at Ohio University hosts a weekly professional speaker to allow in-person networking opportunities for all members. Our Chapter prides itself on providing real-world experience matched with up-to-date educational tools in order to best prepare our members to be the best communicators after graduation.

According to the National Public Relations Student Society of America website, PRSSA is the foremost organization for students interested in public relations and communications. PRSSA seeks to “advance the public relations profession by nurturing generations of future professionals.” This is the pre-professional student version of the Public Relations Society of America. 

The mission of the Hugh M. Culbertson Chapter of PRSSA is to offer members beneficial relationships with public relations practitioners and peers that facilitate the learning, acquiring and development of professional skills. Scripps PRSSA is available to any student on campus; click here to view our list of member benefits.

Next meeting: Monday, September 28, featuring Kerry Tuttle + Theresa Ianni , Account Supervisors at Edleman

LEARN from weekly visiting professionals in the communications business and about scholarship and internship opportunities

CONNECT with over 10,000 students and 20,000 professionals in PR through national and regional events and through local meetings and social events

BUILD your resume by writing in our newsletter, working for our student-run firm, being a mentor, joining a committee or participating in philanthropy events

Dues are due on Oct. 15! Go to prssa.prsa.org/join-prssa to pay dues and receive member benefits!

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How PRSSA Stays ~Connected~ Throughout COVID-19

It’s no secret this year has been anything but normal. With students not returning back to Athens, it seems like the impossible to keep a campus organization alive. With PRSSA, that hasn’t seemed to be an issue. A Chapter that prides itself on doing more to learn more, Scripps PRSSA executive board members have innovated … Continue reading How PRSSA Stays ~Connected~ Throughout COVID-19

Shara Glickman, Weber Shandwick- Sept. 21, 2020

Scripps PRSSA was delighted to have Shara Glickman from Weber Shandwick. Shara is a senior vice president who works with government, corporate and technology clients to promote their brands and business objectives on the national, local and industry level and increase their partner and community engagement. After more than 15 years as a communications strategist, … Continue reading Shara Glickman, Weber Shandwick- Sept. 21, 2020

Making the Most of a Summer Without a Traditional Internship

“With the continuing development of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we have decided to postpone the internship program for summer 2020.” It’s a sentence many public relations students received in the early wakings of COVID-19 — a devastating blow to all students who have applied to internships over semester. I, for one, felt out of … Continue reading Making the Most of a Summer Without a Traditional Internship

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