Why you should make traveling a priority this summer

By Jess Carnprobst One of my new favorite quotes is, “the world is a book, and those who don’t travel only read one page.” To me, this couldn’t be more true. Traveling broadens your horizons and helps you to grow as a person. Summer is the perfect time to travel, so start planning your next … Continue reading Why you should make traveling a priority this summer

All PR is not created equal: Irish vs. American

By Kelly HayesThis summer I was afforded the amazing opportunity to intern abroad in Dublin, Ireland in Parliament. It was an amazing experience and I wouldn’t change any of it. After traveling to Vietnam with the Global Leadership Center, I unpacked and repacked my bags within five days and was off to Europe! Even with … Continue reading All PR is not created equal: Irish vs. American

PR vs. Marketing… what’s the difference?

By Jess Carnprobst This summer I have been interning at Think Communications, Inc., an integrated marketing solutions firm. Their work includes public relations, advertising, marketing and design. Students studying strategic communications in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism sometimes only see the public relations and advertising side of things, so I’ve gained a different perspective … Continue reading PR vs. Marketing… what’s the difference?

A day in the life of an Edelman intern

By Marisa DockumEdelman holds the title of the world’s largest PR firm. Housing over 4,500 employees in 67 offices, Edelman pumps out talent, creativity, collaboration and results for quality clients. So, what’s it like to intern at a place with mind-blowing campaigns and top-notch thinkers? Well, it’s pretty cool.I am a trainee on the Krispr … Continue reading A day in the life of an Edelman intern

#ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 4

It's the end of week four of our Scripps Summer Challenge and we PRSSA-ers are still going strong! This week's challenge was to grab coffee with a PR professional to network and "pick their brain" for wisdom. Although intimidating, this challenge presented a great opportunity to hang out with a PR pro on a more intimate … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 4

#ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 1

By: Nicole E. Spears The Scripps Summer Challenge program was introduced for the first time last week to help Scripps PRSSA members keep in touch, as well as in tune with their PR skills, over the long summer months. Last week’s #ScrippsSummerChallenge asked Scripps PRSSA members to connect with a professional using social media. Unfortunately, … Continue reading #ScrippsSummerChallenge Week 1