Category Career

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop Recap

Article by Tatiana Miranda | esPResso Committee Member Summer is around the corner, so that means INTERNSHIPS (or jobs for you graduating seniors)! At one of our last meetings, the PRSSA eboard held a workshop and gave members advice on crafting resumes and cover letters. In case you missed out, Marist PRSSA offers these tips to […]

7 Tips for Landing the Perfect Communications Job: As Told by a Graduating Senior

Article by Nikki Childers | esPResso Staff Writer The job application process can be hectic, but knowing how to properly job prospect and prepare for an interview is all part of the secret. Having a solid resume is just the first step of the job application process. It is vital to not show up to an […]

PRSSA Alumni Panel

Article by Monica Couvillion | esPResso Staff Writer On Nov. 11, Marist PRSSA welcomed Meredith Lowe, Emily Baksa and Julianna Sheridan to sit on an alumni panel open to all Marist PRSSA students. Lowe graduated in 2013, Baksa in 2014 and Sheridan in 2015,  and today they each work in the professional public relations industry. The visiting […]

Op-Ed: How to Prepare for an Interview in New York City

Article by Tatiana Miranda | esPResso Committee Chair If there is one thing that most Marist students take part in it would be internships. The drive of the students and the support of the faculty and staff at Marist really don’t expect anything less. However, the interviews that most Marist students don’t know what to expect […]

Op-Ed: Marist PRSSA Visits 5WPR Agency

Article by Rebecca Golub | esPResso Committee Member Who? What? Where? When? Why? I am sure your English teachers have asked you these questions throughout grade school when you were told to write a convincing paper on a given topic. Well guess what? If you want to pursue a career in public relations, training your brain to […]

Marist Alumnus Spotlight: Jason Farago

Article by Julianna Sheridan | Director of Public Relations  On Monday, March 30, Marist PRSSA had the pleasure of hosting Marist alumnus, Jason Farago, ’96 as a guest speaker. Farago is currently the head of Insurance & Institutional Client Marketing at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management. Farago started his career in sports communication working for […]

Marist Alumnus Spotlight: Mike McHale

Article by Tatiana Miranda | esPResso Committee Member After graduating college most students are on the hunt for one thing: a job. Graduating seniors will soon be Marist alumni who are taking the leap into the “real world.” As Communication students, we are encouraged to pursue internships, take part in networking and discover our passions. However, the […]