Networking for Newbies

Thinking back to freshman year, I knew very little about what being a professional meant. I remember attending one of my first Scripps PRSSA meetings and hearing about a wealth of “networking opportunities,” but being clueless as to what that meant or how to take advantage of the opportunities. Networking is the art of meeting … Continue reading Networking for Newbies

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Sept. 17 – Maggie Ellison, Event Marketing Strategies

Scripps PRSSA was more than pleased to welcomed Maggie Ellison, Vice President of Event Marketing Strategies to Athens to speak about experiential marketing and professional development. Maggie graduated from Otterbein University and quickly rose through the ranks post-grad to her current position as VP. Event Marketing Strategies is located in downtown Columbus, OH and serves clients … Continue reading Sept. 17 – Maggie Ellison, Event Marketing Strategies

Sept. 10 – Aaron Brown, Fahlgren Mortine

Scripps PRSSA was more than pleased to welcome Aaron Brown, Executive Vice President of Fahlgren Mortine, back to Athens for our first meeting of the year. A proud Bobcat and Scripps PRSSA alumnus, Aaron has become a strong mentor to our Chapter. Over the past 17 years at Fahlgren Mortine, he has collected a wealth of industry knowledge and … Continue reading Sept. 10 – Aaron Brown, Fahlgren Mortine

Fall 2018 Schedule!

WE MEET EVERY MONDAY AT 6 P.M. IN SCHOONOVER CENTER ROOM 450!Week 1: Monday, Aug. 27 – No meeting, Syllabus Week Week 2: Monday, Sept. 3 – No meeting, Labor Day Tuesday, Sept. 4 – Information Session (7:30-8:30pm Scripps 016) Week 3: Monday, Sept. 10 – Aaron Brown, Fahlgren Mortine Thursday, Sept. 13 – Networking Event with Debbie Israel, Profitcom (Sloan) … Continue reading Fall 2018 Schedule!

How PRSSA Can Help You Have A Successful School Year

Picture this: It’s the first day of classes and you’re up bright and early to eat breakfast at Shively Food Court before heading back to your dorm to spend two hours showering, doing your hair and putting on a sleek outfit you planned the night before. Finally, you make it to class early and organize … Continue reading How PRSSA Can Help You Have A Successful School Year

You Can Thank Me Later – The PR Professionals Guide to Self Care

Slay at your internship, network in your off time, start a blog, read trade publications—is anyone else exhausted?! As aspiring PR professionals, we are constantly on the go and as Scripps PRSSA members we are competitive by nature. What if I told you that it’s okay to close your laptop, sign off of social media … Continue reading You Can Thank Me Later – The PR Professionals Guide to Self Care