Three Reasons Why PRSSA is Helpful to Students in Any Major

Lauren K. Gray:

This is a great post from Boston University’s PRSSA Chapter on how PRSSA can be helpful to ANY major at any university.

I encourage you to share this post with your fellow PRSSA members and to use this post as a resource on how you can recruit members from other majors.

Don’t forget to reach out to your local community college for members as well!

Originally posted on Boston University PRSSA:

One might think that the Public Relations Student Society of America is only for those pursuing a career in public relations. However, this is incorrect – PRSSA can be a valuable resource to any student for any field. Much of our efforts as undergraduates is focused on creating an awesome resume that makes you stand out from your peers.  Stepping outside of one’s intended major and familiarizing oneself with another field, can only aid you in getting that one step ahead of the curve.  If meeting driven students and adding PRSSA to your résumé doesn’t assuage your apprehension, here are three other reasons why joining Boston University’s Chapter of PRSSA is helpful to students in any major:

1. Professional networking
Are all of your friends in the same major as you? No, and neither are top executives and CEOs. Networking with any professional is valuable. Just because the person you…

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