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PRSA certified program in undergraduate public relations education, with growth in graduate education

Opportunity in Action at Phillips Group

Editor’s note: Today we continue our learning adventure in Australia. Here Madison Hesseltine and Sterling Payne write about our visit to one of Australia’s leading PR agencies.  The students of UCM were fortunate to be invited to the Phillips Group … Continue reading

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#OpportunityInAction at QUT

This post was written by Shelby Bueneman, Madison Hesseltine and Fatemeh Ghazaei Najafabadi. One of the many things that the University of Central Missouri prides itself on is the opportunities that they provides for their students. On Thursday, December 13 … Continue reading

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The Adventure Continues

The next group of students to post from our Australian adventure is Shelby Bueneman, Taryn Burks and Jessica Santangelo. Arriving to Brisbane was a bit of a process. First, we flew in from Sydney and from there we bussed our … Continue reading

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Australian vs. American: the Difference is Clear

Editor’s note: This post comes to us from Sarah Arnett, Sydney Halas and Nicole Mense People speaking with Australian accents, driving on the left side of the road and enjoying 80 degree weather in December.  This is what the average … Continue reading

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Ready to explore

Editor’s note: today we hear from Kylie Dillon, Alex Nuelle and Yousef Alagha. G’day mate! Arriving to Sydney Australia at 8 am was a bit of a struggle. A 16-hour plane ride over the Pacific Ocean is not one that … Continue reading

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Switching Snow for Sunshine

Editors note: Our students are developing blog posts and social media content as part of the learning process for our study abroad trip in Australia. We’ll be posting them here along the journey. We have two posts to share that … Continue reading

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Greetings from Australia!

G’Day everyone, Prof. Heapes with just a quick note to let you know we are all safe and sound and have made it to beautiful Australia! While it was about 33 hours from the time we all got to the … Continue reading

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It’s almost time for Australia

It’s almost time for all 36 of us UCM PR program students, friends and faculty to head for the Land Down Under. Australia here we come. The Mules are Brisbane-bound. We joined forces before leaving and spent time in and … Continue reading

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Alumna research spotlight

We’re super proud of all of our alums, so many of you are going on to do great work in our profession.Today we say congratulations to our own Cara Mahon. Cara earned her master’s degree recently from the University of … Continue reading

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From first generation UCM student to first time international traveler

You may or may not know that many UCM students are first generation college students. Likewise, most students wanting to travel with us in December to the Land Down Under will be first time international travelers. It’s a terrific opportunity … Continue reading

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