Editor Biographies

Memorie Bailey — Woodstock, Georgia  Major/Minor: Public Relations/Psychology Academic Achievements: President’s List Jobs, Internships & Other Achievements: Administrative Assistant: The Georgia Ballet (Fall 2008- Spring 2009); Intern: Dunwoody Convention and Visitor’s Bureau (Summer 2010); PR Intern:…

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Welcome to Platform Magazine, a student-run public relations publication at The University of Alabama. We strive to encourage ethical practice and leadership, facilitate conversation with our readers and provide insight into the ever-changing world of…

A Time to Give Thanks

Posted: November 12, 2012 at 1:56 P.M. by Grace Roberts. While not as prevalent as it once was, a thank-you note can help you make a lasting impression in a world full of constant networking.

It Takes MoreThanUThink

Posted At: October 14, 2012 7:35 P.M.
by Grace Roberts and Christina Steward
The development of a campaign can be a daunting task. By keeping the following tips in mind, the process in planning your campaign might be less stressful than you think.

Engaging a Different Kind of Audience

Posted At: September 26, 2012 12:50 P.M.
by Grace Roberts

With people checking their newsfeeds more often than local newspapers for the latest information on upcoming events, arts companies are beginning to strategically manage their social media in order to best access their fans.

Technology in Meetings: Productive or Distracting?

Posted At: September 12, 2012 2:20 P.M.
by Grace Roberts
While many of us have an impulse to constantly stay connected, it’s important to unplug and be aware of our surroundings.