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.
Dean of the Meadows School of the Arts, Sam Holland this month, started “Talk with the Dean” hours for students that would like to meet and talk with him. No appointments are necessary and it is first come, first served. The dean will be available 2-3p each scheduled day. He will alternate between Room 287/Umphrey Lee Center (East entry Journalism, first hallway left and first room on the left) and Taubman Atrium/OAC. Here is the schedule for these 2-3p meetings to Talk with the Dean. October 10 - ULee Room 287 October 17 - Taubman Atrium/OAC October 24 - ULee Room 287 October 31 - Taubman Atrium/OAC Get your questions ready or just come and shake hands with Dean Holland.
This workshop will cover techniques for those who need to accomplish deeper research on the open internet. Make sure to register!
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.