Editor Biographies, Fall 2014

Michelle Sue Agee — Hurst, Texas Major(s): Public Relations/Restaurant Hospitality Management, concentration in Meeting and Event Planning Academic Achievements: Dean’s List, President’s List Jobs, Internships and other Achievements: Marketing Intern — The New Movement, Austin,…

A Decade of Dedication

Posted: February 4, 2015, 8:05 p.m. by Connor Fox. On this day in 2005, the University of Alabama Board of Trustees established a center to help develop and recognize outstanding performance in the public relations…

Rebranding the South

Posted: January 27, 2015, 12:28 p.m. by Connor Fox. The American South has long been associated with its food, music and politics, to name just a few of its many distinct qualities. While some have…

The Brand Masters of Comedy

Posted: December 2, 2014, 10:20 p.m. by Connor Fox. “Brevity is the soul of wit.” As Shakespeare once wrote, conciseness is the key to quick wit and humoring others. With the overwhelming majority of brands…

Gonzenbach: Educator of Today, Leader of Tomorrow

Posted: November 27, 2014, 1:00 p.m. by Connor Fox. For any students in The University of Alabama’s nationally acclaimed public relations program, their academic and professional career begins with Dr. William Gonzenbach. The UA professor…

“Seinfeld”: A Show About Something

Posted: November 6, 2014, 6:49 p.m. by Connor Fox. Even after 25 years, nothing compares to “Seinfeld.” The show is lauded as one of the greatest ever and set the tone for comedy television. Its…

The Time Is Now

Posted: October 29, 2014, 3:10 p.m. by Connor Fox. If there’s one thing I’ve learned in college both inside and outside the classroom, it’s that time management is a critical part of success. A career…

A New Age of Creatives

Posted: September 29, 2014, 2:46 p.m. by Connor Fox. “Creativity: the use of the imagination or original ideas, especially in the production of an artistic work.” This basic definition of the term has been interpreted…

A Bite out of Apple

Posted: September 10, 2014, 3:11 p.m. by Connor Fox. “Think Different.” One of the most recognizable campaign slogans in the late 1990s illuminated the efforts of Apple Inc. to begin a new era with innovation.…