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PRSA Goes to School . . . Twice!

by Suzanne Boys, Educator Associate Professor, Department of Communication, University of Cincinnati.  Suzanne is the director of the department’s Public Relations Program and faculty sponsor of UC Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA), UC Influence, and Communicats This fall,

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Becoming a Health Communication Specialist: From Dream to Reality

by Carrie Farrell, senior Communication major, graduating December 2015 For the past 4 years, I have dreamt of doing one thing: Becoming a Health Communication Specialist. Originally I thought I wanted to be a nurse. I enrolled in nursing school,

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LIGHTS, CALIFORNIA, ACTION: A STUDENT’S EXPERIENCE FILMING A DOCUMENTARY IN THE SIERRA NEVADAS

by Jack FitzGerald (Communication major, BA graduation date 2017) In an article published on gallup.com on April 8th, 2015, the Gallup-Purdue Index data shows “only 32% of students worked on a project that took more than a semester to complete,

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STUDY ABROAD FUNDING CHALLENGE—YEAR 2–WE CAN CHANGE THE WORLD!

By Steve Depoe, Head, Department of Communication Last April, the Department of Communication asked our alumni to consider making a donation to the Communication Forum fund to support scholarships to help our Communication students to engage in study abroad activities.

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COMMUNICATION STARTS NEW CO-OP PARTNERSHIP WITH UC PROPEL

by Steve Depoe, A&S Communication Department Head The Department of Communication is proud to announce that it has entered into a new partnership with UC’s Division of Professional Practice and Experiential Learning (PROPEL) to begin offering a co-op track option

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Bridging the Gap: The Story of an Opportunity Found

by Yasmin Chilton (BA, Communication, 2014). Yasmin is in the last year of a 4+1 BA/MA program in Communication, and is currently serving as Strategic Communication Coordinator for UCommunicate . Although I am a student in a pre-doctoral graduate program,

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Putting Yourself Out There and Getting Involved: Thoughts from a UC Undergraduate

by Alana Frew, who is a senior double major in Journalism and Environmental Studies, and is also a Community Manager for the University of Cincinnati Hi! My name is Alana Frew and I am a senior at UC with a

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