Author Archives: Marist esPResso

DAIRY QUEEN RINGS IN THE SPRING SEASON WITH FREE CONES

Article by Bridget Murtha – EsPResso Committee Member After a brutal winter (that does not seem to be completely over yet), everyone is more than ready for spring and the warm weather it is going to bring. Dairy Queen was especially excited to ring in the season with all of their customers with a special […]

SHE SHOOTS, SHE SCORES: FAIR WAGES AND AN OLYMPIC MEDAL

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer They almost missed the shot. After announcing a boycott of the 2017 Women’s World Championships, the USA women’s hockey team’s appearance at the championships and Olympics was left at the mercy of USA Hockey, the official governing body for ice hockey in the United States. The team’s […]

MONICA COUVILLION WEBINAR

Article by Madison Gabor – EsPResso Committee Member On Wednesday, February 21st, Marist PRSSA hosted a Webinar event with Monica Couvillion, an Account Executive from a global public relations firm, Edelman. Monica is a Marist Alumni (’16) and former PRSSA member, therefore, it was extremely easy for the members to relate to her as she […]

EQUIFAX ENDURES A PR NIGHTMARE

Article by Sarah Lynch – esPResso Staff Writer Social security numbers. Driver’s license numbers. Credit card numbers. Names. Birthdays. Addresses. Equifax’s recent security breach has potentially exposed the personal information as many as 143 million Americans, more than one third of the U.S. population. The company has also announced that 100,000 Canadians and 400,000 U.K. […]

Who Runs the World? Beyoncé and her Plus Two

Article by Natalie Bigler | esPResso Committee Member Queen B has out done herself, once again. On Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, singer-song writer and actress, Beyoncé Giselle Knowles- Carter, announced her pregnancy. She posted an Instagram picture from her “I Have Three Hearts” photo shoot announcing that she is expecting twins with husband Jay Z. […]

Boston Strong at the 2017 Marathon

Article by Alexandra Hernandez | esPResso Committee Member To the millions of people who have run at the Boston Marathon on Patriot’s Day over the past 121 years, the oldest annual marathon in the world has become far more than just an average run. The marathon is an American symbol of strength, resilience, and determination. […]

Coachella 2017: Weekend One Recap

Article by Kerri-Ann Seredinsky | esPResso Committee Member From the unique fashion trends and food venues, all the way to the biggest musical artists and celebrity appearances, Coachella has deemed itself one of the most iconic music festivals of the 21st century. What began as a small music festival in the desolate Colorado Desert in Indio Valley […]