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Frank R. Stansberry Scholarship Recipient: Emily Diez

We are pleased to announce that this year, three students at UCF will be awarded the Frank R. Stansberry Scholarship. Our third student recipient is Emily Diez, a Miami resident who is expected to graduate in December 2019. Why did you choose to major in communications? I’m an advertising/public relations major and I chose to […]

Diversity and inclusion must be business-driven to be successful

By Alyssa Badalamenti, PRSA Diversity and Inclusion Chair “If enhancing diversity and inclusion is not for the right thing, then do it for the business case,” said Deloria Nelson, President of Authentic Culture & Engagement Solutions. Nelson consults with Fortune 500 companies on how to better their diversity and inclusion goals by developing customized workforce […]

Dive into professional development this summer

by Carter Flynn, Co-VP of Membership Summer is a great time to join PRSA! Take advantage of this special offer to help you advance your professional future. Join PRSA now as a Regular member with promo code BACKPACK19, and you’ll also receive two valuable bonuses at no additional charge: PRSA Chapter membership (up to a $100 value), and a handy backpack […]

Engaging the unengaged: Focusing on minority audiences in the tourism industry

By Veronica Figueroa Fernandez, PRSA Diversity & Inclusion Committee  Our need for exploring and adventure connects us as people, allowing us to create lasting memories. And while traveling can be stressful at times, for persons with disabilities the challenges can often feel overwhelming. According to The World Bank, one billion people, or 15% of the […]