Who are we?
PRSSA is the Public Relations Student Society of America and Grand Valley State University's chapter of PRSSA was founded in the 1990's. We are a pre-professional organization preparing students for their future careers in public relations and others in the communications industry through speakers, workshops, community and agency tours.
By: Julia Backus
As a Michigander who has loved sports my entire life, I have always wanted to incorporate sports into my career. I was given the opportunity to learn more about sports marketing during my sophomore year when attending *gasp* an American Marketing Association meeting. The speaker was from the Grand Rapids Griffins and I decided to seize the opportunity and leverage my new connection to move forward and learn as much as I could about the industry. Read this blog.
By: Ashley Mamula
The 2016-2017 year for GV PRSSA has been the best year yet. We were able to continue to grow the chapter, attend and even host PRSSA events, and won several awards along the way. These are just a few highlights that I am proud we could accomplish this year. Read this blog
By: Bri Olson
In the beginning of April, I represented our chapter at the National Assembly in Seattle, Washington. Quite honestly, I didn’t really know what to expect when I heard the words “National Assembly.”
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By: Mari Behovitz
The word failure is the last word that comes to mind when you think of Kim Bode, Kayden Grinwis, and Kelly Rossman. When we see these professionals the only thing we tend to focus on is their success. What many of us tend to overlook is all of the challenges and adversity they faced while working their way to the top.
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