Since the beginning of the semester, I have commuted twice a week into Rittenhouse Square to intern at a boutique agency called Breslow Partners. So far, this internship has taught me amazing skills and strengthened my abilities as a future PR practitioner. At Breslow Partners, I am the account coordinator for one of our clients, … Continue reading What Interning in the City has Taught Me.
I sat waiting in the Philadelphia International Airport anxiously counting the seconds until it was time to board our 8 a.m. flight to San Diego. After planning the trip since the summer, the big moment had finally arrived where we would be attending the PRSSA International Conference. All members from PRSSA and PRowl were … Continue reading The Trip that Changed Me.
Billie is a female-focused shaving company that sells subscription-based services to its mostly millennial and Gen Z customers. Like dozens of other razor subscription services, Billie allows its customers to choose from an assortment of razor colors, customization of boxes with other aesthetically-pleasing shaving products, and the frequencies of deliveries. What sets Billie apart from … Continue reading How a Shaving Company is Challenging the Pink Tax and Changing the Conversation Surrounding Body Hair
PR stunts and unique campaigns have been used by celebrities and businesses alike since before the term “public relations” was coined. Publicity stunts have continuously proven to be the best tactic for generating word of mouth and grabbing the publics attention, but in the age of social media and the 24-hour news cycle, it’s easy … Continue reading TOP 4 PR STUNTS AND CAMPAIGN ACTIVATIONS OF 2019 SO FAR
I started at Temple as a pre-pharmacy major. As a freshman, I was unbelievably excited to learn everything that the science field had to offer, and Temple seemed like the perfect place to start my 8-year journey towards a doctorate. I was motivated by my passion, and I always did well in science classes throughout … Continue reading Following My Gut Led Me To Public Relations
This past summer I studied abroad in London, England as a part of Klein Global Opportunities’ “London Summer Experience.” This changed my life and now studying abroad has become an experience that has molded my character. I had the opportunity to study, intern and explore. I could not recommend this experience enough to all students, … Continue reading Studying Abroad As A Public Relations Major: It’s Not As Easy As You Think!
Back in 2015, during my senior year of high school, Hamilton the musical was all my friends, family and I could talk about. The blockbuster show took the world by storm and completely changed the art of musical theater forever. It quickly became more than just a Broadway show and eventually morphed into a multi-faceted, … Continue reading The Room Where It Happens: Working at the Kimmel Center’s Hamilton Gala
Fruits and vegetables lining the shelves, snacks building up in baskets along the aisles, and smiling faces sitting behind the counters of a checkout line. Who would think these three elements would push a grocery store chain to the third highest-rated company within the United States for diversity? Publix Grocery, a supermarket chain located within … Continue reading The Importance of Valuing Internal Publics from the Perspective of a Supermarket
“It is important to draw wisdom from many different places. If you take it from only one place, it becomes rigid and stale.” — Uncle Iroh, Avatar: The Last Airbender Most people that have had a mentor agree that their mentor helped shape them into a better, and more professional individual. I can honestly say … Continue reading The Different Mentors Everyone Should Have
Fall 2019 has officially begun, the wind is brisker, the leaves are falling, and it's STILL 80 degrees in September? While the weather outside is still figuring out what season it is, it's clear in Philly that it's fall. Fall is my favorite season because the sun warms you while you walk to class but, … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to Get Excited for the Fall Season: Philly Edition