The Kent State University Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA Kent) sent 14 members to attend the national organization’s annual National Conference in Atlanta Nov. 6-10.
For the fourth year in a row, PRSSA Kent was recognized as a Star Chapter, which recognizes students’ efforts with professional development and community service. PRSSA Kent was one of 43 Chapters in the country to receive this award. There are more than 300 Chapters nationwide.
Five members of PRSSA Kent delivered a Chapter Development Session at the conference entitled, “We Are Family: Becoming Part of Your University Community,” sharing the Chapter’s best practices on building community within a university, how to collaborate with other organizations on campus and work with faculty, staff and administration. Presenters included public relations juniors Jesse Gettemy, Hanna Moore, Brenna Parker, Gabrielle Woodard and Erin Zaranec.