Life After CCPA: Sana Merchant-Rupani

CCPA Alumna Manages NFL Teams’ Social Media Channels

When Sana Merchant-Rupani graduated from SMU with degrees in CCPA and Sports Management, she dreamed of starting her professional journey in New York City. Even though her first full-time job was in Dallas working for public relations firm Burson-Marsteller, she quickly transferred to the firm’s NYC office.

“It was incredible because I got to experience not only a lot of the public affairs clients they had based out of Texas but also a lot of their brand and consumer clients,” Sana said.

After Burson-Marsteller, Sana worked for Empire State Realty Trust in their digital marketing and public relations department. There she helped manage social media for the company’s U.S. and

By Kate McLeod|2021-04-24T15:28:02-05:00April 25, 2021|Categories: Alumni, CCPA|Tags: alumna, life after ccpa, NFL, sana merchant, sana merchant-rupani|

Podcast: Work-Life Balance and Finding A Job By May

Finding a work-life balance can be difficult. It is also much different than balancing school, homework, and internships. We invited Caroline Curran onto our podcast to share her insight about life after CCPA. Caroline graduated from CCPA in May of 2019. Her wisdom and insight into finding your career path and creating balance in life are all revealed in the podcast below.

Podcasting with Caroline Curran

Caroline breaks down the concept that students need to find their dream job by graduation. Whether you have a job lined up or are still searching, this podcast is worth a listen!

By SMU CCPA|2020-02-05T11:43:14-06:00February 5, 2020|Categories: CCPA|Tags: alumni, ccpa podcast, life after ccpa, podcast, work-life balance|
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