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Press Release Writing 101 with Tandem Sports & Entertainment
October 5, 12-1 pm, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing (University Career Center)
RSVP HERE: go.umd.edu/prf18
Learn the basics of press release writing during a special workshop led by an alumna working with Tandem Sports & Entertainment. During this session you will learn more about why press releases are written, how they are written and what makes a particularly strong one. More broadly, you will gain tips for how to excel when faced with putting together a writing sample during an interview or on the internship/job. More information will also be provided about opportunities with Tandem Sports & Entertainment. This workshop is co-sponsored by the University Career Center & The Presidents Promise and UCA (Undergraduate Communication Association).
Crisis Communication 101 Workshop with the Brunswick Group
October 25, 12-1 pm, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
RSVP HERE: go.umd.edu/crcommf18
Learn about the high-stakes world of crisis communication from professionals with the Brunswick Group. During the session, you’ll learn about the principles of crisis management and even get to test out your skills during a simulation. Brunswick will also have information about internship opportunities in their D.C. office. Learn more about Brunswick’s crisis practice here: https://www.brunswickgroup.com/what-we-do/specialist-offers/crisis/ This event is co-sponsored by the University Career Center & The President's Promise, PRSSA & UCA.
For more information about either of these events, please email Kate Juhl at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Careers in Communication Roundtable
November 8, 6:30-8 pm, ESJ0215
RSVP HERE: go.umd.edu/careersincomm
Learn and network with professionals in the communication industry.
Featuring UMD alumni from the Washington Redskins, Addis Communications,
the Yu Crew, and more!