PRSSA Conferences Provide Hands On Experience in Event Planning, Execution and Networking

College students aspiring for careers in public relations gain valuable experience through organizing and executing events such as the recent PRSSA Regional Conference in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.¬†I had the opportunity to speak at the conference and observe the¬†talented future professionals in action. University of Alabama senior Cole Lanier describes the program that was flawlessly executed by…… Continue reading PRSSA Conferences Provide Hands On Experience in Event Planning, Execution and Networking

Students Gain Real World Professional Experience

When the nearest major city is hundreds of miles away, a growing number of college PR programs are creating or ramping up student-run firms. This post discusses the University of Alabama’s impressive student-run agency and online magazine.