Upcoming Event: Alumna Speaks to AU Communication Arts Students

20 Sep

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, AU aluma Heike Baird will be speaking to Communication Arts students from 10-10:30 a.m. about her career path and issues facing new (or soon-to-be) graduates. The session will take place in Hartung 103. Mark your calendars!


Social Media and the Assassination of an Ambassador – The Daily Beast

19 Sep

Remember the role social media played in Arab Spring? Our work as public relations practitioners and our colleagues’ work as journalists is dramatically different than it was just a few years ago. This time, social media helped spread the word (and create confusion) when public servant and Ambassador Christopher Stevens and four other foreign service workers were killed in Libya last week.

Social Media and the Assassination of an Ambassador – The Daily Beast.

AU PR Alum Shares Disney Lessons in Industry Blog

17 Sep

Matt Dougherty, a 2012 AU alumnus, wrote a blog for Blast Media that got picked up by PR Daily. He shares the lessons to be learned from Disney movies.

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