Top 5 PR and Communication Certificates to Take Over the Summer

By Jonathan Mayes Congratulations!! You’ve made it to the last week of classes in what has been anundoubtably strange, and often times, never ending spring semester. In normal times, people would be leaving a classroom setting and exchanging it for an office setting for their internship. However, in times like these, it seems like internshipsContinue reading “Top 5 PR and Communication Certificates to Take Over the Summer”

Six Essentials Every Ohio State Student Needs This Spring Semester

By Jane Parry A HammockIf you have ever stepped foot on campus, you know that hammocks are extremely popular. In the springtime, it’s virtually impossible to go a day without seeing someone laying in a hammock. After recently purchasing my own, I must say, they are worth it! Hammocks are the perfect way to relaxContinue reading “Six Essentials Every Ohio State Student Needs This Spring Semester”

The importance of “me time” and what you can do to find some

By Karissa Eisinger I think I can safely say that everyone has learned a lot from the Coronavirus pandemic–the importance of vaccinations, social distancing, wearing a mask, washing your hands, the list goes on… but there is so much more to be learned from a global pandemic and an extremely long period of isolation thanContinue reading “The importance of “me time” and what you can do to find some”

Top 5 Ways to Stay Motivated During the Quarantine Slump

By Olivia Cohen As the one-year anniversary of quarantine nears, it gets increasingly harder to stay motivated in college. Zoom classes, piles of homework, limited interaction, and stressful university emails seem to be never ending. As I take a look at my fellow students, I can tell that we have all entered the ‘quarantine slump’Continue reading “Top 5 Ways to Stay Motivated During the Quarantine Slump”

Male vs. Female Sports Coverage and Pay Gap: If You’re Not First, You’re Last

By Lauren Taras I sat on my couch on Sunday waiting to watch the rivalry erupt between the Ohio State and Michigan basketball teams on my TV. However, there were two games going on. Ohio State men’s basketball had tip-off at 1:00 p.m. while the women’s team had a start time just an hour later.Continue reading “Male vs. Female Sports Coverage and Pay Gap: If You’re Not First, You’re Last”

Putting your best face forward: How to look professional for your next big interview

By Lila Kratsas It goes without saying that interviews, especially during these unprecedented times, can be extremely nerve-wracking. Some struggle with knowing how to act and what to say when trying to stand out over Zoom. Not only do you have to nail your elevator pitch, but you’re also expected to look professional while doingContinue reading “Putting your best face forward: How to look professional for your next big interview”

How The PRactice helped me to understand true PR

By Maddy Fuller Coming into Ohio State I was a data analytics major, with not much knowledge of the business and professional world, and the different avenues that can be explored. After a computer science engineering class I quickly changed my major into the Fisher College of Business. I was thrown into the business world with littleContinue reading “How The PRactice helped me to understand true PR”

Columbus Attractions Every OSU Student Needs to Visit Before Graduation

By Lauren Bulkley We, as college students, rarely get an opportunity to leave our schoolwork, jobs, or classes to have a special outing for a day. Feelings of isolation, routine, and boredom are stronger during the pandemic. However, one of Ohio State’s most enticing features is its proximity to so many fun activities and eventsContinue reading “Columbus Attractions Every OSU Student Needs to Visit Before Graduation”

The best TV shows to unwind with after finals

By Gracie Krashoc With winter break approaching quickly, and COVID still impacting our community, some might wonder what they are going to fill their long days with. We should use this time to relax, and a great way to do that is curl up under the blankets with some hot chocolate watching a good TVContinue reading “The best TV shows to unwind with after finals”

The PR skill that goes beyond the workplace

By Megan Hurley PR professionals develop many skills throughout their work experience. From accurate storytelling to strong brand representation, we develop relationships that play an integral role in our careers. As I continue to move through my coursework in strategic communications and my involvement in The PRactice, I am realizing that the lessons learned areContinue reading “The PR skill that goes beyond the workplace”