Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Benefits Social Media in Public Relations

By Tara Courtney, tmcourtn@syr.edu Social media gives organizations the opportunity for direct feedback from its audience. By reading comments posted on a Facebook page or including a hashtag in a tweet, the producers can easily engage in dialogue with their

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Why Social Media and PR Struggle to Coexist

By Tara Courtney, tmcourtn@syr.edu The Struggle for Power The Lack of Control The Diverse Audience   In today’s tech-savvy society, any type of information can be seen on multiple platforms. Society relies on social media to transmit information to a

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Formal Fun

By Carly Yeung, cyeung@syr.edu  PRSSA formals are always one of my favorite semester events. Besides getting a chance to talk to chapter members I have not met before, it is also a great opportunity to see members I already know

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