Three Things Social Media is Negatively Affecting in Our Every Day Lives

Ever since social media was introduced to our world in 1994, over 20 years ago, we as humans have never been the same. We connect, network and get to known others through this new platform, and it is impacting not just those who had to learn how to use it, but the generations that are …

Continue reading Three Things Social Media is Negatively Affecting in Our Every Day Lives

Since When Did Our Differences Becomes a Bad Thing?

The word “ethics” in today’s society seems to have a different ring on it than in the past. It seems like almost every day another scandal is on the news or that we are being taught to “do whatever it takes” to get ahead. Even the concept of accepting differences in race, religion and political …

Continue reading Since When Did Our Differences Becomes a Bad Thing?

6 Lessons Learned Working at Coca-Cola

(From Scott Williamson, Vice President Public Affairs and Communication, at the 2015 PRSSA National Conference) Two years ago as a fresh PR major, I had the opportunity to represent my university at the 2015 PRSSA National Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. One of the keynote speakers was Scott Williamson, the Vice President of Public Affairs and …

Continue reading 6 Lessons Learned Working at Coca-Cola

Reaction to Guest Speaker-Melody Alexander

Last week in one of my courses, Multimedia Storytelling, we had a guest speaker Skype into the class, Melody Alexander. Alexander is currently a Marketing Strategist for the University of Kansas, but in previous years was a copywriter for some small advertising agencies. After she spoke to our class, we were asked to answer the …

Continue reading Reaction to Guest Speaker-Melody Alexander