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University of Arizona Seeks Marketing Agency

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The University of Arizona Health Sciences Asthma and Airways Disease Research Center is looking for a marketing & advertising agency. From these vantage points, the UA Health Sciences reaches across the state of Arizona and the greater Southwest to provide cutting-edge health education, research, patient care and community outreach services. A major economic engine, the […]

Trump University employees hit back

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The ongoing PR battle surrounding Trump University continues at full volume in the courts, in the press, and on social media. The latest salvo in the fight is not coming from The Donald or any disgruntled former students, but from folks who used to work there. Thanks to sworn statements released as part of the […]

Wisconsin Schools Publicity RFP

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The East Central WI Regional Planning Commission (ECWRPC) has issued a public relations RFP to develop marketing materials to enhance the Regional Safe Routes to School Program. The Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program focuses on teaching children bike and pedestrian safety along with healthy lifestyles. It promotes children (Kindergarten through 8th grade) to walk […]

Drake University Students Make Plans to Turn Manning into a Popular Destination

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Though many colleges now offer public relations courses and majors, PR as a field requires more professional experience than what’s taught in school for the best results. Internships represent an important part of the PR student’s education and bring lasting results if companies key into the skills students have acquired. Boosting Manning This is Manning’s […]

U of Iowa Journalism school Adds PR & Strategic Communications classes

The School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Iowa is seeing more interest in strategic planning and public relations type courses and less interest in their true journalism ones. Because this is the case, the school started adding more of the classes their students want, taking the direction from them. Some of […]

Wayne State University Wants To Hire A Public Relations Firm

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Wayne State University, founded in 1868, is committed to preparing its students to excel in a fast-paced and interconnected global society.  They are seeking a PR agency for their University. It combines the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experiences of an institution whose history, location and diversity make it a […]

PR pitfalls when education and PC don’t mix

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A Maryland high school student followed the instructions on his English assignment to the letter…but it caused major social upheaval at his school. Soon, parents, teachers, and students were all offended, and various sides were demanding various action. Here’s what happened: Students in an English class were asked to mimic satirist Jonathan Swift’s famous essay, […]

PR Firm Sought For U. Of Texas Cancer Center

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The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (“MD Anderson”) seeks an expanded national presence in top-tier news media outlets. These efforts already are part of an ambitious public and media relations program designed to bring greater attention to MD Anderson‘s outstanding programs in patient care, research, education and prevention, as well as manage and […]

Trump University: Does it Really Matter?

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The Internet has unleashed a torrent of alternative education options for would-be students of all stripes. Just about anything you want to know has been packaged and sold as the best thing in education since chalkboards. But, even as alternatives to brick and mortar educational opportunities become more popular, many are beginning to see the […]

Who Is Best Social Media Firm For Education Non-Profit? – SEMI Foundation RFP

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The SEMI Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization founded in 2001 to support education and career awareness in the electronics and high-tech fields through career exploration programs and scholarships. SEMI High Tech U for high school students and SEMI High Tech U Teacher Edition are SEMI Foundation’s flagship programs. SEMI Foundation is looking for […]