The following blog post is an extended version of one that I wrote for Indiana INTERNnet. You can view the original as it was published here. "What’s something you’ve learned at your summer internship?" Recently, a fellow public relations student that I follow on Twitter posed this question. It was an opportunity to spark discussion… Continue reading Speak Up
I still have two semesters to go, but I've already started to feel the emotions that come along with facing graduation. At this point, I barely remember what it felt like to graduate high school (I do not have the greatest memory), but the bittersweet ache of it is unforgettable. And it's come around again… Continue reading What IUPUI Means to Me
If you (for some reason) have been keeping up with my life, you may know that I recently began two new internships. If you have been keeping count of my internships, you may have noticed that these are my fourth and fifth! I have completed the first three weeks in these roles and I thought… Continue reading My Non-Stop Summer
This post was written as part of my role with Indiana INTERNnet and was originally published here. Many degree programs require students to obtain an internship experience for credit. It is something that is expressed in the graduation requirements that freshmen learn about, but at that point junior or senior year can feel very far… Continue reading Timing Your Internship Search Right
This post was written as part of my internship with Indiana INTERNnet and was originally published here. College students hear it again and again – network, network, network! However, building and maintaining professional relationships is often not high on a student’s list of priorities. The thought of initiating a conversation can be intimidating. Even once… Continue reading How Important is Networking, Really?
It is Star Wars Day (May the 4th be with You!) and it is also the final day of my junior year of undergrad. I have had a lot of growth and many new experiences in the last year. To be honest, it is a little difficult to remember them all! The 2017-2018 Social Justice… Continue reading Junior Year is Over!
I have really enjoyed my time as the public relations intern at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis, and I am sad to leave this wonderful organization. It has been a great few months for me learning about the many ways in which Girls Inc. helps girls become stronger, smarter, and bolder. I admittedly had very… Continue reading My Final Thoughts on Working for Girls Inc.
Yes, I do. A lot - just not in the way you might think. I'm excited/relieved/nervous to say - I have nailed down my schedule for the upcoming summer. The end of the spring semester is quickly approach (yikes) and I will be spending the summer following my junior of college working full time between… Continue reading Got Any Summer Plans?
Inspired by the fact that music is now prevalent in over 90 percent of advertisements, I recently finished a research paper discussing the impacts of music in commercials and the best practices for doing so. Click the link below to peruse the resulting 10-page document: Understanding the Impact of Music in Commercial Advertising This paper… Continue reading The Power of Music – in advertising
There are two days left of spring break for my junior year in college! I know the remaining weeks of the semester are going to fly by (I better get that research paper finished). Thanks to some news I received this week I have a better idea of how my summer is going to go.… Continue reading Spring Break Updates