Last semester, PRSSA-UD increased meeting attendance by 30%, gave away more than $3,500 in scholarships, kicked off our mentor-mentee program which grew by 700%, and much more!
This semester, we’re looking forward to doing so much more including bringing the infamous Intern Queen to campus, hosting a variety of Skill Slam activities and speakers, going on agency tours, and bringing back our PRSSA Challenge event! So, pull out those calendars and save the dates for these events.
– Wednesday, Feb. 8: Spring Activities Night
– Monday, Feb. 13: First General Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
- New to PRSSA? Learn more about us! Returning member? Get connected this semester and hear from a top PR professional!
– Monday, Feb. 20: Intern Queen event, 8:00 p.m., Trabant Theatre
- Lauren Berger, the “Intern Queen,” is a nationally-recognized author and career expert who had fifteen internships while in college. Come hear the CEO of “Intern Queen” reveal her secrets of finding and succeeding in the perfect internship.
– Week of Feb. 20: PRSSA dues due to PRSSA National
– Tuesday, Feb. 28: Skill Slam, 6:30 p.m.
– Friday, March 2: Agency tour
– Monday, March 5: General Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
– Tuesday, March 13: Skill Slam, 6:30 p.m.
– March 15-17: National Assembly
– Tuesday, March 20: PPRA’s Career 101 event (7 p.m. – 9 p.m.)
- Last semester, Jessica Lawlor visited PRSSA-UD. Lawlor says PPRA’s Career 101 was one of the most beneficial events she attended as a student, as she met and networked with top industry pros. PRSSA-UD will provide transportation to this Philadelphia event.
– March 23-April 1: Spring Break
– Monday, April 2: General Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
– Tuesday, April 10: Skill Slam, 6:30 p.m.
– Monday, April 16: General Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
– Tuesday, April 24: PRSSA Challenge, 7 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
- Last year, we hosted the “PRSSA Challenge,” a one-hour strategic planning competition, and it was a huge success! (Just check out the national recognition we received in PRSSA National’s Chapter News!) Members of all ages and experience levels can participate and will leave with a polished portfolio piece.
– Monday, April 30: Spring Networking Event
- At our premier networking event, meet PR professionals in a one-on-one setting at Klondike Kate’s!
– Tuesday, May 1: Final Skill Slam, 6:30 p.m.
– Tuesday, May 15: PRSSA Study Social, 6-9 p.m.
- Free pizza, fruit, drinks, snacks, AND study space? We’re bringing back our PRSSA Study Social to help you prepare for your finals!
– PRSA Delaware events
- Keep a lookout for opportunities to attend a PRSA Delaware event!