On Mondays at 6 p.m., Scripps PRSSA 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.

Next meeting: Monday, September 21, featuring Shara Glickman, Senior Vice President at Weber Shandwick

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

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Sept. 14 — Aaron Brown, Fahlgren Mortine

Scripps PRSSA was pleased to welcome Executive Vice President Aaron Brown from Fahlgren Mortine to speak virtually with us on Zoom. During the Monday meeting, Brown spoke briefly about Fahlgren Mortine, but focused his presentation on a skill we may not often consider: listening. Fahlgren Mortine, Meaning and Precision, Making a Difference First, Brown defined … Continue reading Sept. 14 — Aaron Brown, Fahlgren Mortine

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