Category Career

FOUR THINGS I LEARNED FROM A PUBLIC RELATIONS INTERNSHIP

Article by Sarah Lynch – EsPResso Committee Member Armed with a hefty notebook and my paper bag lunch, I timidly walked in the doors at my first PR internship. It was my senior year of high school, and though I had chosen PR as my intended major for college, I truly had no idea what […]

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 […]

SENIORS SHARE THEIR EXPERIENCE AT MARIST PRSSA’S INTERNSHIP PANEL

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 […]

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 […]