PRSSA Latin American Competition: Rising PR Talents from Latin America

PRSSA Latin American Competition: Rising PR Talents from Latin America

The first PRSSA Latin case study competition, The International Communication Challenge 2021, took place in early October. This event was the first of its kind where the three PRSSA Latin Chapters worked together to apply their PR knowledge to create and implement a full public relations campaign.  The competition was hosted by Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) from Argentina […]

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- 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 Preview- Stories of the Sunshine State (University of Florida)

District Conference Preview- Stories of the Sunshine State (University of Florida)

In anticipation of our upcoming 2021 District Conferences, I recently asked our District Conference Committees to give us a sneak preview at what we can expect at each conference. Starting with “Stories of the Sunshine State,” Progressions will offer readers some insider information about our District Conferences. For more information (including registration links) click here. Stories of the Sunshine State […]

Student Insight- PRSSA Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month

Student Insight- PRSSA Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month

The Combatting Misconceptions and Overcoming Challenges Confirmation Panel, celebrating Native American Heritage Month, was an eye-opening conversation about the obstacles, experiences and stereotypes Native Americans encounter in the media and in the public relations field. When I first saw this panel advertised on Twitter, I was immediately intrigued. I had never seen PRSSA or PRSA do an online event like […]