A Professional’s Take on Why You Should Attend ICON

A Professional’s Take on Why You Should Attend ICON

This year, the PRSA and PRSSA Conference — ICON 2021 — will be presented as a joint, virtual event. Beginning October 4, Conference will offer professionals and students a wealth of compelling, general sessions; timely keynote speakers; on-point breakout sessions; enjoyable networking opportunities; and much more. While we’re all disappointed by the Conference’s shift to fully virtual, the value of […]

Keys for Success: District Conference Hosting Application Edition

Keys for Success: District Conference Hosting Application Edition

District Conferences.  They’re one of the best ways to help your Chapter with professional development, recruitment and fundraising. Your Chapter will also create meaningful connections and memories along the way. Conferences are also at the forefront of PRSSA brand exposure and overall advancement of the Society.  On top of being incredibly rewarding and exciting, there are a lot of details […]

Resumen del District Conference ImPRoving: The Revolution of PR (Universidad de San Martín de Porres 2021)

Resumen del District Conference ImPRoving: The Revolution of PR (Universidad de San Martín de Porres 2021)

Por segunda vez en su historia, el capítulo PRSSA de la Universidad de San Martín de Porres (USMP) organizó una District Conference titulada “ImPRoving: The Revolution of PR.” En esta oportunidad, los estudiantes peruanos hicieron un árduo trabajo organizando esta conferencia virtual de tres días en Zoom del 6 al 8 de abril y que tuvo 290 asistentes en promedio […]

District Conference Recap: ImPRoving: The Revolution of PR (Universidad de San Martín de Porres 2021)

District Conference Recap: ImPRoving: The Revolution of PR (Universidad de San Martín de Porres 2021)

For the second time in its history, the Universidad de San Martín de Porres (USMP) PRSSA Chapter hosted a District Conference. In this opportunity, the Peruvian Chapter hosted a three-day virtual conference that received more than 290 students each day. “ImPRoving: The Revolution of PR” was held on April 6, 7 and 8, being the last District Conference of the […]

District Conference Preview- Welcome to the Neighborhood (Point Park University and Duquesne University)

District Conference Preview- Welcome to the Neighborhood (Point Park University and Duquesne University)

This article is part of our 2021 District Conference coverage series. For more information on PRSSA District Conferences, click here. (Answers from Emma Christley, Chapter president and Conference Committee co-chair, Point Park University) Q1: How did you arrive at your conference theme, and what can members expect to see at this conference? We thought about this conference around the time the […]

District Conference Recap: Next Gen: Smashing Precedents (University of Rhode Island 2021)

District Conference Recap: Next Gen: Smashing Precedents (University of Rhode Island 2021)

This article is part of our 2021 District Conference coverage series. For more information on PRSSA District Conferences, click here. For the first time in the Chapter’s history, University of Rhode Island PRSSA was able to host a District Conference. This virtual conference, titled “Next Gen: Smashing Precedents,” took place on Friday, March 12 and Saturday, March 13 via Zoom. With […]

District Conference Recap: PRogress Through Tech (Temple University 2021)

District Conference Recap: PRogress Through Tech (Temple University 2021)

This article is part of our 2021 District Conference coverage series. For more information on PRSSA District Conferences, click here. After almost two years in the making, “PRogress Through Tech” was brought to life by Temple University’s PRSSA Chapter on March 13, 2021. With attendance from seven different schools and over 60 students and professionals, “PRogress Through Tech” showed attendees how […]

District Conference Preview- Next Gen: Smashing PRecedents (University of Rhode Island)

District Conference Preview- Next Gen: Smashing PRecedents (University of Rhode Island)

This article is part of our 2021 District Conference coverage series. For more information on PRSSA District Conferences, click here. The University of Rhode Island’s PRSSA Chapter is thrilled to present our virtual District Conference Next Gen: Smashing PRecedents taking place March 12–13, 2021. We arrived at this theme by reflecting on the ways public relations, and the world in […]

District Conference Recap: PR Advanced Powered by Purpose (Boston University 2021)

District Conference Recap: PR Advanced Powered by Purpose (Boston University 2021)

The much-awaited Boston University PRSSA District Conference dubbed “PR Advanced Powered By Purpose”, was held virtually on Saturday February 20, 2021. With about 50 students in attendance, the conference aimed to bridge the gap between industry professionals and public relations students who wish to pursue successful careers after school. There were 14 conference speakers drawn from various industries to address […]

National Committee Spotlight: Events and Fundraising

National Committee Spotlight: Events and Fundraising

This article is part of our National Committee Spotlight series. This series features our current National Committee reflecting on their experience and offering insights into their respective roles as we approach National Elections and Leadership Assembly. To learn more about running for National Committee, click here. Rachel Meltzer — Vice President of Events and Fundraising What is your role? Give […]