The Ethics of PR and Social Media

The discussion of ethics never fails to emerge in one of my courses at least once a semester. This semester, it was brought up in my Social Media course, which is a special topics class within the public relations track here at Temple University. This course is designed to provide an understanding of social networks … Continue reading The Ethics of PR and Social Media

Ethics & PRSSA Twitter Chat

This past Tuesday, Temple PRSSA participated in PRSSA National's second Twitter Chat of the fall semester dubbed "Ethics & PRSSA". The monthly #PRSSA Twitter Chats are a great way to stay connected with fellow PRSSA members and interact with professionals. Hosted by the @PRSSANational Twitter account, each month features a different discussion topic relevant to … Continue reading Ethics & PRSSA Twitter Chat

South African PR Firm Cuts Ties with Oscar Pistorius

This past summer, a great deal of the buzz coming from the 2012 London Olympics centered on South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius. Stepping onto the track with two prosthetic legs, Pistorius captivated audiences with his incredible determination to compete and left the world in awe of his effortless dashes around the track. However, on February … Continue reading South African PR Firm Cuts Ties with Oscar Pistorius