WELCOME TO THE HUGH M. CULBERTSON SCRIPPS PRSSA CHAPTER AT OHIO UNIVERSITY

Next meeting: Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, at 6 p.m. featuring Mackenzie Schuler, Public Relations Professional with a Passion for Non-Profit


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.

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



Read The Latest Blogs

NOV. 30 — Mackenzie Schuler, Passionate About Nonprofit Work

Mackenzie Schuler was welcomed Monday by Scripps PRSSA for our last virtual meeting of the semester. Her passion for the nonprofit sector started with a personal experience that led her to a college internship with OhioHealth hospital system in Columbus, Ohio. After college, she was offered a position with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio, … Continue reading NOV. 30 — Mackenzie Schuler, Passionate About Nonprofit Work

“Pause, Breathe, Count Blessings, Repeat.” by Kelly Lambers

It’s that time of year again: Thanksgiving season! I know that 2020 hits a lot differently than the usual year. I find myself getting so caught up in the craziness of the world around me, namely the divisiveness of our country, a global pandemic and online classes. I sometimes feel like there is so much … Continue reading “Pause, Breathe, Count Blessings, Repeat.” by Kelly Lambers

NOV. 23 — Elaine Materise, Haley Marketing

Scripps PRSSA was pleased to virtually welcome Elaine Materise to our Chapter during Thanksgiving week of 2020. Elaine is passionate about helping organizations develop and implement digital marketing strategies to reach defined business goals. She attended Central Michigan University and attained her master’s at St. Bonaventure University. A lot of her professional experience has brought her … Continue reading NOV. 23 — Elaine Materise, Haley Marketing

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