What To Do With a Communication Degree?

A degree in communication gives the skills for many professional fields including marketing, public relations, branding, advertising, politics, and organization management. If you are unsure of which path you want to take after graduation, then this article may give you some ideas. Below are seven common career paths for graduates with a communication degree.  PublicContinue reading “What To Do With a Communication Degree?”

Living Room Airlines: PR on the West Coast

To finish off the week of Living Room Airlines, we took a virtual trip to the West coast to speak with some professionals from California.  For the first session, we heard from Devin Getz from True Public Relations and Allison Champion from TenOneTen Ventures. Despite Devin and Allison working in different industries of PR, theyContinue reading “Living Room Airlines: PR on the West Coast”

Living Room Airlines: Networking, Agencies, Nonprofits, & More

On Thursday evening, we were joined by three professionals for the fourth installment of Living Room Airlines, which highlighted living and working in Denver, Colorado.  The first session kicked off with Robin Zimmerman, who presented on the importance of networking in college and beyond. First, she highlighted her experience in the public relations industry andContinue reading “Living Room Airlines: Networking, Agencies, Nonprofits, & More”

Living Room Airlines: Agency Life & Living in the Windy City

On Wednesday’s session of Living Room Airlines, we got to take a virtual trip to the windy city, Chicago, Illinois, to hear about agency life in the Midwest’s largest city.  To start off the night, we had an Agency Panel Q&A with Ali Graver from Mindshare, Sarah Corbin from Havas Chicago, and Casey Miller fromContinue reading “Living Room Airlines: Agency Life & Living in the Windy City”

Living Room Airlines: How to Land a Job in NYC & PR Pro Q&A

During our New York session of Living Room Airlines, we first heard from Anna Kopco, a digital account manager for Spotify at Warner Music Group, a conglomerate group that owns various record companies. Anna shared tips for landing an internship in a big city, and shared her experience interning for Warner Brothers Films and Victoria’sContinue reading “Living Room Airlines: How to Land a Job in NYC & PR Pro Q&A”

Living Room Airlines: PR Campaigns from Start to Finish & the Biggest Communication Industries in Nashville

During this session of Living Room Airlines, we heard from professionals in Nashville. Rachel Gaylord and Jenna Lorenz, both from Belle Communications, shared their experiences putting a PR campaign together from start to finish. Belle Communications is an online, Columbus-based public relations firm that works with various clients across the food, retail, tech, and autoContinue reading “Living Room Airlines: PR Campaigns from Start to Finish & the Biggest Communication Industries in Nashville”

Maintaining Personal Connections in a Digital Day

By Mia Rodio Whether you are working or learning from home right now, I think everyone feels that it can be challenging to maintain personal connections with peers, coworkers, or professors. But, as our society becomes increasingly digital, it is more important than ever to build personal relationships. It may seem difficult, but there areContinue reading “Maintaining Personal Connections in a Digital Day”

Remembering Llyle Barker: Former PRSSA Advisor

Last month, former PRSSA professional advisor Llyle Barker passed away. Barker earned a Bachelor of Science from The Ohio State University in 1954 and served in the United States Army for 30 years. Following his time in the army, he became a professor and our chapter’s professional advisor, where he received multiple Outstanding Teacher AwardsContinue reading “Remembering Llyle Barker: Former PRSSA Advisor”

Setting Attainable Goals for the New Semester

By Mia Rodio It goes without saying that this school year looks vastly different than previous years. I have found it difficult at times to stay motivated and organized with online classes. However, as we move into a new semester and approach the end of the school year, it is important to find ways toContinue reading “Setting Attainable Goals for the New Semester”

An Interview with School of Communication Professor Nicole Kraft

By Mia Rodio Associate professor of Clinical Communication and Director of the Ohio State Sports and Society Initiative, Nicole Kraft, has been a lecturer at The Ohio State University since 2004 and a full-time professor since 2010. Before working at Ohio State, Kraft worked as the executive editor of the magazine “Hoof Beats.” She hasContinue reading “An Interview with School of Communication Professor Nicole Kraft”