The Advisory Board Provides Employer Perspective

By Ashley Larson (@aelarson6) The Department of Journalism at UW Oshkosh is committed to providing students with the knowledge and skills relevant for today’s job market. In order to keep curriculum as current as possible, the department utilizes feedback from a group of industry professionals called the advisory board. John Giesfeldt, a board member and… Read More The Advisory Board Provides Employer Perspective

UWO PRSSA Wins Big at National Conference

By: Monica Salmeri @MonicaSalmeri Nine students represented The Dr. Julie Henderson Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) at the PRSSA National Conference in Boston, MA from Oct. 6-10. The students attended professional development sessions, networking opportunities and national award ceremonies. The chapter received a total of six awards including two chapter… Read More UWO PRSSA Wins Big at National Conference

Tent City Builds Excitement for Next Year’s 50th Reunion Celebration

By Christina Basken @christinabasken Reeve Memorial Union swarmed with students and alumni laughing, chatting, and enjoying delicious food and games while learning about what each booth offered during Tent City. Before the homecoming game on Saturday, Oct. 7, all were welcome to partake in this event. The Department of Journalism was one of many booths… Read More Tent City Builds Excitement for Next Year’s 50th Reunion Celebration

Biersach Runs for National PRSSA Committee, Increases Awareness of UWO

 By Brianna Colebourne University of Wisconsin Oshkosh journalism student Katie Biersach ran for a National PRSSA committee position and increased awareness of the UW Oshkosh Public Relations Student Society of America chapter and the journalism department as a whole. Biersach, a junior majoring in public relations with a minor in Radio-TV-Film, traveled to Seattle from… Read More Biersach Runs for National PRSSA Committee, Increases Awareness of UWO

Display Your Best Self: PRSSA Holds LinkedIn Workshop

By Ashley Larson (@aelarson6) As a senior, the real world is right around the corner. With it comes the daunting task of job (or internship) hunting. Recently, PRSSA hosted Barb Benish and Dr. Sara Steffes Hansen, who gave a LinkedIn workshop about how to use this important networking platform along with one-on-one help for attendees.… Read More Display Your Best Self: PRSSA Holds LinkedIn Workshop