How They Got There: Discover Wisconsin’s Mariah Haberman

Interview by Brenna McDermot (@letterstowomen) 2010 UW Oshkosh and journalism department alumna Mariah Haberman is the host and brand manager of Discover Wisconsin, the nation’s oldest-running travel TV show. After graduation Haberman went on to do agency and consulting work and win the title Miss Wisconsin Central 2012. When you were in school, did you know… Read More How They Got There: Discover Wisconsin’s Mariah Haberman

Journalism Department Introduces Public Relations as New Major

By Brenna McDermot (@letterstowomen) Public relations is debuting as a major in the journalism department this fall 2015 semester. With projected job growth being 23 percent according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the field of public relations is growing rapidly, especially as online communication and media become more relevant in people’s life. This in… Read More Journalism Department Introduces Public Relations as New Major

How a Class Project Taught Me the Ease and Necessity of Networking

By: Brenna McDermot (@letterstowomen) While Realtors live by location, location, location, it seems like journalists live by networking, networking, networking. In my journalism classes, professors presented this buzzword as one of the most important aspects of my career. Initially, I was skeptical. Wouldn’t my stellar grade point average, extracurricular experiences, and grammar knowledge get me… Read More How a Class Project Taught Me the Ease and Necessity of Networking

PRSSA Students Explore Philadelphia At National Conference

By: Ashley Whaples (@awhap_7) Seven students from UW Oshkosh PRSSA attended the National Conference in Philadelphia where networking opportunities, city adventures and well-deserved awards were in store during the five-day trip. PRSSA National Conference allows students from all over the country to particpate in building their networks with professionals while attending workshops and chapter development… Read More PRSSA Students Explore Philadelphia At National Conference