adviser for Elon University's new Public Relations Student Society
of America, Dr.
Jessica Gisclair, will host an informational
meeting at 4 p.m. Oct. 7 in McEwen 210. The
purpose of PRSSA is to cultivate a favorable relationship between
students and professional public relations practitioners. The group
has more than 7,000 members in 227 chapters on college campuses
across the United States. Leaders who are working to establish the
Elon chapter expect the group to serve its members by enhancing
their knowledge of public relations and providing access to professional
get the opportunity to participate in professional and leadership
development workshops and conferences. In addition, each year PRSSA
and its sponsors award nearly $20,000 in scholarships.
in the new group is open to all Elon University students. National
membership dues are $41 annually, and the dues must be paid by Nov.
For more information
about PRSSA, contact Gisclair at firstname.lastname@example.org. To read more
online, go to http://www.prssa.org.