CCPA Student Fellows Helena Burns and Paget Smith, and SMU PRSSA president Hayley Reardon will take over the CCPA Instagram tonight 7-8 pm during the SMU Celebration of Lights. Visit CCPA_SMU on Instagram early as our CCPA students mingle in the crowd looking for fun and craziness, then stay for all the fun. Ho, Ho, Ho. At the Celebration of lights, there's singing and carols, hot cocoa, hot cider, and warm cookies. Then SMU President, Gerald Turner, reads the Christmas Story from his family Bible. Just a hint, brush up on your Silent Night. So bundle up, come and enjoy this favorite annual holiday event, sponsored by the SMU Student Foundation and add your Instagram and Snapchat posts. We'll be watching.
Sana Merchant, a SMU CCPA 2011 graduate was named today to the Forbes 30-under-30 list for marketing and advertising. Sana, 29 lives in Los Angeles and is the Senior Manager, Club Social Media Strategy for the NFL. While at SMU, she was a member of the KTA honors program and President of the SMU PRSSA chapter.
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.
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