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,…

Editor Biographies Spring 2014

Shannon Auvil — Dallas, Texas Majors/Minor: Public Relations/Political Science Academic Achievements: Dean’s List, President’s List, UA Scholar Jobs, Internships & Other Achievements: Editorial Assistant — UA College of Arts and Sciences (Fall 2013); Publications Director — UA PRSSA (Fall…

Three Tips to Avoid Twitter Controversies

Posted: April 16, 2014, 1:51 p.m. by Jonae Shaw. There recently have been quite a few Twitter mishaps gaining a lot of media coverage. First, there’s the story of a 14-year-old girl who tweeted American…

Angelic Branding

Posted: April 11, 2014, 3:30 p.m. by Jonae Shaw. Building a well-known, efficient brand doesn’t just happen. A brand includes the name, design, logo, slogan, symbol or any other feature that identifies one product from…

Content Marketing: An Umbrella of Tactics

Posted: April 2, 2014,  2:00 p.m. by Jonae Shaw. For many companies, public relations and content marketing are put in separate categories. Each has unique characteristics, as public relations incorporates earned media, and content marketing…

A Brand Linking PR and Passion

Posted: March 19, 2014, 1:45 p.m. by Jonae Shaw. Recent University of Alabama graduate Alexandria Washington has created a name for herself, as well as a channel for other young public relations professionals. She is…

Out of the Classroom, On the Road

Posted: February 26, 2014, 2:03 p.m., by Jonae Shaw. This summer, undergraduate integrated marketing communication students from Wichita State University are taking their communication campaigns class on the road. They will be traveling to promote WSU’s…