<strong>Biden’s Student Loan Debt Plan: Analyzing Media Reactions</strong>

Biden’s Student Loan Debt Plan: Analyzing Media Reactions

On August 24, President Joe Biden announced the administration’s Student Loan Debt Plan, which included debt forgiveness for select individuals, a payment plan based on income, and an extended pause on accumulating loan interest. This proposal can affect countless college students and graduates, especially those with annual incomes under $75,000. The new initiatives target borrowers with federal loans for debt […]

Social Media Managing: 3 Things To Ask Yourself Before Uploading That Post

Social Media Managing: 3 Things To Ask Yourself Before Uploading That Post

Business owners know Instagram and TikTok are the way to go for today’s marketing, but they don’t understand how to do it. That’s why they turn to you, someone who probably spends too much time on the platforms anyway. They think social media marketing will come as second nature to you. Except, oops: it doesn’t.  The thought of running a […]

Career Advice from Industry Pros

Career Advice from Industry Pros

This past semester, the University of Mississippi PRSSA hosted a Chapter meeting in conjunction with the IMC Connect! conference at the School of Journalism and New Media. Dr. Amanda Bradshaw, co-chair of IMC Connect!, stated that “The purpose of this event is to foster connections and collaborations among multiple stakeholders, including integrated marketing communications practitioners, academic researchers, faculty members, and […]

Save The Crew: Breaking Down the Columbus SC Rebrand

Save The Crew: Breaking Down the Columbus SC Rebrand

As many of us know, rebrands aren’t usually an overnight ordeal. But for this soccer club, the brand refresh struck in the middle of the night, causing outrage and feelings of betrayal for fans. This turned into a classic PR crisis for the defending MLS Cup champions Columbus SC, formerly known as the Columbus Crew SC. I’ll reveal my bias […]

On the Line: Promoting Civility at the University of South Carolina and Beyond

On the Line: Promoting Civility at the University of South Carolina and Beyond

Editor’s note: This article discusses the inspiration for and execution of the University of South Carolina’s Bateman Case Study team campaign. To learn more about the Bateman Case Study Competition, click here. It began on a January morning in a fishbowl classroom. My classmates and I were sitting in silence feeling the mental and physical fatigue from the year 2020 […]

“You’ve Got Mail!”: Tips to Deliver a Successful Rebranding

“You’ve Got Mail!”: Tips to Deliver a Successful Rebranding

“Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” While not official, this creed has long been associated with the United States Postal Service. Delivering over 400 million pieces of mail each day, the USPS is an essential component of America’s critical infrastructure. Since production began in 1987, the Grumman Life Long Vehicle has been […]