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 it’s like doing professional interviews, making connections, and balancing school … Continue reading SENIORS SHARE THEIR EXPERIENCE AT MARIST PRSSA’S INTERNSHIP PANEL
Article by Katy Zielinski – EsPResso Staff Writer At the beginning of October, I had the opportunity to attend the PRSSA National Conference in Boston, Massachusetts with my Director of Finance, Carly Horowitz. Throughout the weekend, we connected with students and professionals who were equally passionate about public relations. We both left Boston feeling inspired and excited to share our experience with our members. I … Continue reading 5 THINGS I LEARNED AT PRSSA NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Article by Katy Zielinski – esPResso Staff Writer Meet the 2017-2018 PRSSA E-board! As you can imagine, it takes hours to plan and host each of our PRSSA events. We book the room, order food, publicize the event, and so much more! Ever wonder who is behind it all? Take a few minutes to learn about our e-board members! Chapter President Katy Zielinski Katy Zielinski … Continue reading Meet the 2017-2018 PRSSA E-board!
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 Taylor Romano | esPResso Staff Writer | U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders goes the extra mile while speaking at last Tuesday’s rally in Poughkeepsie, NY. Sanders and his campaign staff flourished when executing a rally in just two days. Marcus Molinaro, Dutchess County Executive, reached out to candidates on Sunday, April 10 and Sanders quickly responded. With the venue, the James J. … Continue reading Poughkeepsie Gets Bern-ed at Political Rally
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