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, LoriBeth Greenan, a professor at Marist College and former Senior … Continue reading MARIST PRSSA CONCLUDES SEMESTER WITH SUCCESSFUL PANEL DISCUSSION
Article by David Zambuto | esPResso Staff Writer On November 14th, 2016, Marist College, the PRSSA Mentor Program held it’s third and last meeting for the Fall 2016 academic semester at Marist College. The Mentor Program is designed to help freshman and sophomores connect and learn from juniors and seniors with aspects of PR and most importantly applied communication skills for their next career and internship … Continue reading PRSSA Fall 2016 Mentor Program Highlights
New year, new e-board! With the 2015-2016 academic coming to an end, Marist PRSSA’s current e-board will pass on their titles to a new set of members beginning in the fall. esPResso would like to extend their congratulations to the new e-board members, and we look forward to seeing what is in store for PRSSA in the coming year. To the current e-board, congratulations on … Continue reading WHO’S WHO: MEET THE E-BOARD 2016-2017
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 keep in mind when working to applying jobs: Resumes and … Continue reading Resume and Cover Letter Workshop Recap
Article by Rebecca Golub | esPResso Committee Member On Saturday, March 12, a group of Marist College PRSSA members volunteered at The Friends of Jaclyn Foundation Annual Gala. During this event volunteers were tasked with checking in guests and selling raffle tickets, for which all proceeds funded the functions of The Friends of Jaclyn Foundation. The Friends of Jaclyn Foundation strives to “improve the quality … Continue reading PRSSA Members Volunteer at 2016 Friends of Jaclyn Foundation Gala
Article by Tatiana Miranda | esPResso Committee Member On Wednesday, February 17th, the PRSSA e-board held a meeting for members to learn about how to keep a professional presence when using social media. The meeting also included how to use other resources to help students stand out to future employers, and how to search for future internships or jobs. The presentation focused on teaching members how … Continue reading Marist PRSSA Teaches Members How to Keep A Professional Online Presence
Article by Amanda Mancino | esPResso Committee Member Two million girls across the nation are members of Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. Founded in 1912 by Juliette Low, Girl Scouts has helped girls feel empowered and encouraged to change the world around them. Following this mission, Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. have teamed up with Techbridge to start an Engineer Your Journey program. This program will help build Girl Scouts … Continue reading Girl Scouts Focus on Their Futures: Nationwide and at Marist!