Boulevard Consulting alumni Brittney Effner and DeAngelo Garner accept a Pegasus Award from PRSA Dallas Boulevard Consulting, a class-based public relations student agency took top honors in PRSA Dallas’ Pegasus Awards today. The student group competed against other professional groups in the Integrated Marketing Communication category. The Student Team The award-winning Boulevard Consulting team included Lindsay Bowman, Hollis Byram, Chloe Canton, Eva Coke, Brittney Effner, Hannah Ellisen, DeAngelo Garner, Tamara Karram, Kelly Landen, Allison Nichols, Stephanie Ryan, Whitney Smith and Julia Traylor, They were guided by CCPA Professor Kim Millea.
The Meadows Artists Bridge, http://MeadowsArtistsBridge.com is the perfect way for CCPA and Advertising students to find freelance opportunities. Seniors know that a great portfolio of professional work puts them miles ahead of other job-seeking graduates. And who doesn’t need some extra cash while you’re still in school? CCPA and Advertising students who want to work professionally while still in school will find the Meadows Artist Bridge website connects freelance job-seekers (students) to job-givers (those of you interested in for-pay projects). Participation is free for all Meadows students. https://youtu.be/8nUbzvHZKvU
Applications to join Hilltop-on-the-Hill, the fabulous opportunity to meet and network with key players in Washington D.C. are due Friday, Sept. 14. If you are interested download the application, complete it and take to the CCPA office. If you have questions, please email Dr. Chris Salinas. Space is limited so don’t delay.
Hilltop on the Hill 2018 is just around the corner. Students interested in a career in political communication should not pass up this excellent opportunity. During October 6-11, Drs. Rita Kirk, Sandy Duhé, and Christopher Salinas will lead students on a backstage tour of Washington DC politics. See how Congressional aids, journalists, campaign managers, and consultants have made careers in Washington DC. All applicants will be qualified financial assistance as Bauer scholars. Applications should be turned into the CCPA office no later than September 14, but please apply early as spaces are limited. To access the application, drop by the CCPA office; click on the link below; and/or request an application and questions about the application process by emailing [email protected] When: October 6-10, 2018 Where: Washington DC Who: Faculty Leaders: Drs. Salinas, Kirk, and Duhé To access the Hilltop Application, click on the following link: Hilltop Intel and Application 2018
CCPA is stepping up its communication game this year, expanding our blogging efforts, adding new sections to the SMUCCPA.com website and diving into video and podcasting. We do, after all, teach communication so we should do what we preach. Expanded activities mean a larger team of content developers. But like any good organization, we want to hear from you. Use the Contact Us form below to tell us what you want to know.