CALENDAR OF EVENTS:
Thursday, Oct. 26 - Fall study abroad fair: 1 - 4 p.m. Prairie Room, BSC
Thursday, Oct. 26 - The Chase with Aaron Schoenherr: 6:30 p.m. Capen Auditorium
Friday, Oct. 27 - Corporate tours
Friday, Oct. 27 - Publicity Club Career Day: Columbia College of Chicago
Saturday, Oct. 28 - Radar Farms social
Tuesday, Oct. 31 - Halloween: NO CHAPTER MEETING
Tuesday, Nov. 7 – Blackhawks Media Panel: 5:30 CVA 151
Saturday, Nov. 11 – Ugly Sweater Decorating Mini Social
White House Internship Program – Deadline Sept. 8 for spring internship, summer internship application opens Nov. 29
General Motors is looking for undergraduate students willing to relocate to Detroit for the summer for their internship program. Students who are still pursuing their degree and have not finished all of their major classes are preferred.
LaSalle Network is a staffing, recruiting, and culture firm. Available internships include recruiting, sales, human resources, marketing, public relations, accounting and operations.
Ketchum2018 Summer Fellows application opens Jan 1, 2018; this PR agency has a unique application process similar to a writing test where you compete against other applicants.
George Mason University in Washington DC is sponsoring a journalism and communication internship for Summer 2018. Interns are placed with a corporate or non-profit PR firm in DC as well as a media organization. The internship includes fully-furnished housing in the heart of DC! The deadline to apply is Dec. 5. Contact Joe Stars at email@example.com or (202) 986-0384 for more information.
CityInternships offers internships for marketing and communications students across the nation and around the world. Students participate in lectures, workshops, and classes in addition to their internship. www.city-interships.com/apply
Representative Dan Brady has contacted the School of Communication looking for 1 or 2 students to help writing mailers, letters, commercials, social media posts, etc. He is hoping to fill this paid position and begin working with the intern within the next month. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested!
The Dean of Students Office is seeking to form its Welcome Week 2018 intern team. This video can give you an idea of what you’ll be doing. The team includes several general members and one social media intern. The deadline for this application is Oct. 29. Apply at apply.illinoisstate.edu
*If you know of any internships that would be valuable to our members, please email email@example.com
Our corporate tours are this Friday, Oct. 27. Please be sure to review your itinerary if you are signed up. Questions? Ask Tori Jackson: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please let us know your accomplishments (internships, scholarships, awards, etc) so we can acknowledge your hard work! Email to: Katie Helander email@example.com
T-SHIRT DESIGN CONTEST
T-shirts are $17 and should be in within the next week. You must pay before receiving a shirt.
We are creating a database of internship and employment connects our members have to assist others in finding internships and future jobs! If you have any connections to add to the list, please do so! Questions? Ask Tori Jackson: firstname.lastname@example.org
RADAR FARMS SOCIAL
Our social at Radar Farms is this Saturday, Oct. 28 from 1:00—3:00 p.m. Please be sure to fill out the GoogleSheet if you plan to attend.
TRICK OR TREAT FOR CHANGE
We do not have Chapter next Tuesday, Oct. 31 due to Halloween. However, PRSSA will be participating in Habitat for Humanity’s Trick or Treat for Change from 4:00—8:00 p.m. Students from ISU and IWU will be trick or treating for spare change (and probably candy) to support Habitat for Humanity in McLean County. Interested? Contact Katie Helander: email@example.com
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Remember, we do not have Chapter next week due to Halloween. We hope to see you on Nov. 7 for our Blackhawks Panel at 5:30 p.m. in CVA 151!
Megan Pellock - President