Agencies Big and Small: Finding the Right Fit for You

Published on December 6, 2018, at 8:15 a.m. by McClelland Schilling. Hundreds of new students walk through the doors of Reese Phifer Hall at The University of Alabama every year. These students come from all…

Editor Biographies, Spring 2016

Kala Brumbaugh — Claysburg, Pennsylvania Writer/Editor Major/Minor: Public Relations/Management Academic Achievements: Dean’s List (Fall 2013-Present), President’s List (Fall 2015) Jobs, Internships & Other Achievements: PR Department Assistant Director — Capstone Agency (Fall 2014-Present); Elementary School…

#30DaysofBetsy

Published on April 19, 2016, at 11:30 a.m. by Lindsey Young. Betsy Plank: professional, advocate, friend and inspiration to public relations students everywhere, even after her passing in 2010. Professionals in the public relations industry…

Love Wins the Hollywood of the South

Published on Thursday, March 31, 2016, at 2:30 p.m. by Lindsey Young. Today, March 28, 2016, marked a major win for the diversity and inclusion movement. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal vetoed the “religious liberty” bill…

Welcome to the Real World

Published on March 30, 2016, at 4:10 p.m. by Lindsey Young. As graduation approaches, college seniors prepare to enter the “real world.” But after four years of studying public relations, are they really ready? Many…

TiK ToK: Sony’s Running out the Clock

Posted on February 24, 2016, at 6:15 p.m. by Lindsey Young Our current era has been named the “digital age” and the “age of information.” Companies and organizations are constantly trying to find innovative ways…

Atlanta: The PR Industry’s Undiscovered Jewel

Posted on February 22, 2016, at 7:40 p.m. by Lindsey Young. Atlanta is one of the best cities in America to be a millennial. According to a study by Time Money in 2015, Atlanta ranked…

The Dilemma of Unpaid Internships

Posted on February 10, 2016, at 4:15 p.m. by Lindsey Young. In 2015 the unemployment rate for college graduates was 7.2 percent, while the underemployment rate was 14.9 percent. With threats of unemployment and student…