PRSSA Chapters in Illinois


Did you know that Illinois public relations students are well represented across the country?  The following schools have official PRSSA chapters that are recognized by PRSSA national.

  • Bradley University  (Central IL PRSA Sponsored)
  • Columbia College of Chicago
  • DePaul University
  • Eastern Illinois University (Central IL PRSA Sponsored)
  • Illinois State University  (Central IL PRSA Sponsored)
  • Loyola University Chicago
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Roosevelt University
  • Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
  • Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  (Central IL PRSA Sponsored)
  • Western Illinois University  (Central IL PRSA Sponsored)

Additionally, Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, IL has a new club as of Fall 2015 who are working towards PRSSA affiliation.

ISU PRSSA Chapter Earns National Awards

Accepting the awards to the ISU PRSSA chapter are (From left to right) Tyler Fiesel- Senior, director of digital media, Kelly Larson- Senior, general member, Andrea Casali- Junior, national liaison, Audie Lauf- Senior, student run firm director, Krista Bilow- Junior, chapter president, Tyler Krivich- Junior, secretary/ treasurer, Derek Lee- Freshman, general member.

ISU’s PRSSA Chapter was honored with two awards at the national conference in Atlanta this month.

For the fifth time in the past six years, ISU earned a Star Chapter Award. This award recognizes chapters that are considered to be exceptional PRSSA Chapters from among the 300-plus chapters nationally.

The second award was third place for the National Organ Donor Awareness Competition Award, sponsored since 1996 by Rowan University. This competition requires chapters to create an awareness campaign to promote organ and tissue donation on their college campuses.

Hult Marketing Visits Central Illinois PRSA

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Standing before a diverse range of attendees – from students to seasoned professionals, executive leaders at Fortune 50 companies, entrepreneurs, government and academia officials, and consultants – #HultMarketing CEO Jim Flynn delivered a compelling message, explaining exactly how to empower brand momentum at each of our organizations.

We already received very positive feedback of this forum, and look forward to helping even more communication professionals at our next event in 2016!

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