Public Relations and Politics: Tied Together

Published on April 10, 2017, at 1:25 p.m. by Josh Downey. The past few years of American politics have been interesting to say the least. Scandal after scandal, along with the introduction of the terms…

The Not So Secret Service

Posted: April 13, 2015, 2:15 p.m. by Laura Gregory. The United States Secret Service has long been considered one of the most respected and elite groups of individuals in the nation. These servicemen and women…

#SOTU: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Posted: January 28, 2015, 7:15 p.m. by Ana Vega. We’ve seen social media run the show during sporting events, music festivals and more. It strengthens the interactions between viewers, fans and the companies they support.…

Obama’s Communication Struggle in the White House

At the 2004 Democratic National Convention, I watched as Barack Obama addressed the nation for the first time on behalf of John Kerry. He had a palpable charisma and intelligence that got people talking—this could…

A Time of Transition

Barack Obama’s campaign trail was paved with technology and innovation. During his two-year campaign for change, Obama and his staff utilized social media networks like Facebook and Twitter and technology like text messaging to connect…