November Event Update

 

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We have officially wrapped up Fall 2014 recruitment and are ready to go, headed full-force into November events. The upcoming month is full of incredible opportunities to grow professionally, learn new skills and bond with your academic peers. So, members, grab your planners. Here is what November for WSU PRSSA looks like:

Meetings

Monday | November 3, 2014, 5 p.m. | Room 581 Manoogian

Thursday | November 6, 2014, 10 a.m. | Room 581 Manoogian

Notice the two dates listed. The same topics will be discussed at both meetings, but we wanted to accommodate different schedules. We hope you can attend one or the other.

Headshot Fundraiser

Monday | November 10, 2014, 9 a.m. — Noon | UGL | $10

Come get a professional headshot taken to use for your Linked In profile or other social media platforms. Meet us in the UGL between 9 a.m. and noon on Nov. 10, with $10 and a smile. This event is open to ALL STUDENTS, so spread the word and invite your friends!

The Quell Group Workshop

Wednesday | November 12, 2014, 5 p.m. — 7 p.m. | 106 Old Main

Representatives from The Quell Group will explain their role in integrated brand communications and share case studies and experiences from the industry. Join us at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12. Don’t forget to bring your resume! They’ll be conducting resume reviews as well. Learn more about The Quell Group, here.

Agency Tour: Lambert, Edwards & Associates

Friday | November 14, 2014, 10:15 a.m. | 1420 Broadway St., Detroit, MI 48226

Join us on our visit to the LE&A Detroit office to learn about PR agency life and the day-to-day of a PR pro. It’s also a great opportunity to network and talk internships (hint, hint). RSVP to csabak@wsuprssa.org by Nov.12.

Sports Communications Panel

Wednesday | November 19, 2014, 5:30 p.m. — 7 p.m. | The Palace of Auburn Hills

If you are interested in sports or entertainment PR, this is the event for you. Hear from several sports and communications professionals about what the industry is like. Tickets are $30 or $25 for a group of 10 or more and can be purchased at www.pistons.com/sportscomm. If you are interested in going as a group, RSVP to Catia Sabak, csabak@wsuprssa.org, ASAP. Tickets must be purchased by Friday, Nov. 7.

Agency Tour: SS Digital Media

Friday | November 21, 2014, 9 a.m. | 950 Stephenson Hwy, Troy, MI 48083

Join us on our visit to SS Digital Media. Bring your resume because they’re looking for interns (Jan-April)! Learn more about SS Digital Media here. Prepare a few questions for the Q&A as well. RSVP to czemke@wsuprssa.org before Nov. 19.

There you have it! We are so happy to have you all as part of the WSU PRSSA team and hope that you can participate in these upcoming events. It’s going to be a busy season, and we can’t wait!

Please contact President Catia Sabak, csabak@wsuprssa.org, or VP of Professional Development Courtney Zemke, czemke@wsuprssa.org, with any questions.

 

 

 

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