Editor Biographies, Fall 2018

Brooke Bailey — Daphne, Alabama Design Director Major/Minor: Public Relations/Graphic Design and Computing Technology & Applications Academic Achievements: Susan Colvin Prize Recipient (2018); Mortar Board; President’s List (2016, 2017, 2018); Kappa Tau Alpha; C&IS Academic Achievement Award…

Breaking Down PR Clichés and Stereotypes

Published on January 15, 2019, at 7:47 a.m. by Gillian Castro. Public relations … a profession that goes hand in hand with all lines of work, yet at the same time, creates a sense of…

Networking and Mentoring: Is It Necessary?

Published on November 16,  2018, at 6:42 p.m. by Gillian Castro. Students are often told that getting a foot in the door is the best, and sometimes the only, way to start a career. Networking…

Four Ways to Get over Writer’s Block

Published on November 12, 2018, at 8:46 p.m. by Gillian Castro. Writer’s block. A concept that makes communications students and professionals cringe. It’s a common problem everyone will experience at least once in their career,…

Body Positivity and Brand Authenticity

Published on October 4, 2018, at 3:10 p.m. By Gillian Castro Certain industries acquire certain reputations over time. These distinctions become well-defined molds that shape the people within a particular profession. For most, a defining…

Nike “Dreams Crazy”: The Power of the Risk

Published on September 25, 2018, at 12:10 p.m. by Gillian Castro. “Don’t ask if your dreams are crazy. Ask if they’re crazy enough. Don’t believe you have to be like anybody to be somebody. Believe…