Monthly Archives: May 2017

Press kit example

Hi all! Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of traveling down to NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility for the grand opening of its new drone runway. The Virginia governor was there. It was a good time. Here’s my report. I wanted … Continue reading

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Promo feature tips

Here’s your reminder that the promotional feature is due Tuesday via MyClasses by the start of class (our last one before final presentations!). Some tips to help you finalize your promo feature: This is PR, not journalism. Do promote your … Continue reading

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Ready for your presentations

I wanted to share with you some details and reminders for your presentation Wednesday, May 24,¬†at 1:30 p.m. Your presentation should focus on the organization, promoting it and making us want to join or sponsor or attend its events. Remember … Continue reading

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Schedule for rest of semester

Thursday: Group work day (no class) Due Tuesday, May 16: Assignment 4 (promotional feature) Last class: Tuesday, May 16. Reminder: Your final presentations and press kits are due Wed., May 24. Class is from 1:30 p.m.- 4 p.m. (unless we … Continue reading

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Promotional feature

Here is the PACE newsletter¬†to help you formulate your promotional feature. Here is the information you need for assignment four: Gather information for an event your organization will host/has hosted Write a short promotional article on the event (1 page) … Continue reading

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Backgrounders and Fact Sheets

Cover letter template Fact sheet/backgrounder combo: PRSA Backgrounder examples: Georgian Triangle Humane Society US Robotics Fact sheet examples: Budweiser Toledo Zoo Here are the specifics for the assignment: Write a fact sheet AND a backgrounder about your favorite singer/band (must … Continue reading

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