September 9 – Rod Colon, Rod Colon Consulting

Scripps PRSSA was more than pleased to welcome Rod Colon from Rod Colon Consulting to speak to the Chapter. Rod Colon has shared 25 years of experience as a corporate HR management insider specializing in Diversity and Inclusion, professional networking and career coaching. He graduated from Georgian Court University and was inducted into the Georgian … Continue reading September 9 – Rod Colon, Rod Colon Consulting

Introducing Your 2019-2020 Executive Board!

Another school year, another Scripps PRSSA Executive Board! Your 2019-2020 E-Board has been working hard all summer long to prepare for the exciting year ahead. We have a lot planned and can't wait to share it with all of you. We're thrilled to see all of the returning Scripps PRSSA members and meet some new … Continue reading Introducing Your 2019-2020 Executive Board!

Scripps PRSSA 101: Your Guide to a Great Year

Hey Scripps PRSSA – welcome hOUme! I hope your summer was filled with relaxation, good times, and even better Instagram photos. Many of you held internships this summer and worked summer jobs. Some studied abroad. Others used this summer as an opportunity to reset for the busy semester ahead. Or, maybe you’re an incoming freshman … Continue reading Scripps PRSSA 101: Your Guide to a Great Year

Making the Most of an Unpaid Internship

After months of filling out applications, revising resumes, and drafting cover letters, you finally land that coveted internship. You can’t wait to practice what you’ve learned in your classes and couldn’t be more excited for the opportunities that lie ahead. But then, you remember your internship is unpaid and your excitement fades. This is a … Continue reading Making the Most of an Unpaid Internship

Study the Local News, Not Just National Headlines

Sometime during my first semester in PRSSA, a PR pro offered our exhausted Monday group a piece of advice: come into the office knowing today’s headlines. If I remember correctly, this advice came from Fahlgren Mortine’s Arron Brown. March of 2018 was only my second month of being in PRSSA. As a non-journalism student, I … Continue reading Study the Local News, Not Just National Headlines