Article by Katy Zielinski – EsPResso Staff Writer On November 15, 2017, Marist PRSSA hosted their PR Professionals Panel. This successful event concluded the chapter’s guest speaker series. On the panel was Steven Andersen, Vice President of Content and Client Strategy at Infinite Global, John Barry, a music and arts journalist at the Poughkeepsie Journal, […]

Article by Marissa Kelly – EsPResso Staff Writer It seems as if everyday the world let’s out a collective sigh as another male in Hollywood is accused of some sort of sexual misconduct. The Harvey Weinstein scandal was the tip of an iceberg that led to a consecutive domino effect, leading the United States through […]

Article by Sarah Lynch – EsPResso Staff Writer Simba may be the king, but with Beyoncé cast as the Disney’s leading lady in its 2019 remake of The Lion King, it seems Nala will reign. Rumors of the mega-star’s involvement in the film arose in the spring, but on Nov. 1 the news was finally […]

Article by Katy Zielinski – EsPResso Staff Writer On Sept. 20, Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico. On Oct. 2, the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) granted Whitefish Energy a $300 million contract to rebuild the power grid. After several federal inquiries, the contract was canceled on Oct. 26. PREPA has been criticized […]

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer On October 25, 2017, Marist College’s  PRSSA held a senior internship panel that featured three seniors in the PR workforce. These seniors, Marina Ballentine (Health Quest), Brooke DiPalma (News 12 Long Island, Yahoo!,WABC-TV), and Lindsey Wells (Devrises Global, Jonesworks), all gave the audience a glimpse into what […]

Article by Sarah Lynch – EsPResso Staff Writer #MeToo. With these two words, victims of sexual assault and harassment have boldly taken to social media to share their stories and struggles. From A-list celebrities to friends and family, social media platforms have become inundated with these posts, which is exactly what Alyssa Milano wanted. On […]

Article by Paisley Haddad – EsPResso Staff Writer Starting on October 11th, Forever 21 announced their collaboration with the popular fast food chain, Taco Bell. Once the news hit social media, it immediately went viral. Twitter became full of tweets showing the excitement for the new line. Forever 21 has always been known for their […]