Auburn University | Auburn, Alabama

Graduation: May 10, 2015

Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations, with an emphasis in Marketing and Communications

Study Abroad | London, England

CLA Communication & Journalism Study Abroad in May 2014

Public Relations Coursework

Foundations of PR

An overview of public relations and its history, looking at communication skills and technologies necessary for successful public relations.

Writing for PR

This course taught me the necessary writing skills as PR practitioners. I learned how to write the different elements of a media kit.

PR Case Studies

This course focused on past and current issues in different public relations cases. I analyzed cases for the level of ethics and effectiveness.

Survey & Research Methods

This course taught me about basic research principles and how to properly conduct public relations research. For my final project, I used Qualtrics to create a survey and analyze my findings. My final report can be found in my portfolio

PR Campaigns

In this course, students were assigned a local client for whom they created a full public relations campaign utilizing research, planning, implementation and evaluation.

Style & Design

This is a capstone course where we learned HTML 5, Adobe Indesign and Adobe Photoshop to create this digital potfolio and resume. We also wrote weekly articles for Auburn Family, The Corner News and Extension Daily. My articles can be found on my blog.