Events
HOW TO MAKE IT IN THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

Have you ever wondered how internationally known stars like Salma Hayek, George Clooney or David Beckham win their fame? Hear from 2 entertainment professionals about what it takes to make it in the industry.

November 7th, 2016  6-8pm

INFLUENCING THE WORLD: COMMUNICATING YOUR BRAND

BU PRSSA and COM Present: UK PR Week Editor-in-Chief, Danny Rogers, and Snapchat Influencer, Michael Platco, team up to communicate the importance of creativity in the development of influential campaigns. Students will hear about public relations campaigns that shook the world and how a little time spent on social media could make you a valuable resource for companies.

November 7th, 2017  6-8pm

MASCULINITY & #METOO

Has #MeToo gone too far?  Where do men fit into #MeToo? What does “masculinity” even mean? Ask this and more at #MeToo & Masculinity.

Panelists: LB Moore, M.Ed.; Max A. Greenberg, Ph.D., Takeo Rivera, PhD

Hosted by: BU Sexual Assault Response & Prevention Center

Co-sponsored by: Delta Kappa Alpha, HeForShe at BU, HerCampus BU, Inter-Fraternity Council, Lambda Chi Alpha, Men's Ultimate Frisbee, Multicultural Greek Council, Phi Iota Alpha, Public Relations Student Society of America

April 3rd, 2018  6-8pm

PROACTIVE

PRLab at Boston University and BUPRSSA are proud to host our first-ever joint event: PRoActive. ProActive is tailored for PR students embarking on the job/internship journey. This FREE event will take place at the College of Communication, Boston University on Thursday, April 25th from 6-9pm. This 3-part event will consist of a panel with seasoned PR professionals/HR managers/recruiters, a one-on-one resume critique, and group mock interview workshops.

April 25th, 2019  6-9pm

Other Events

Where we tour....

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November 14th, 2018

3pm

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 April 6th, 2018

4:30pm

How we bond.....

March 23rd, 2018 & April 24th, 2019

2pm

February 27th, 2018

2pm

May 3rd, 2018  5pm

How else will everyone know we love BUPRSSA is we don't have personally tie-dyed PRSSA shirts together?

Nov. 10 2018   11am - 12pm

We're aspiring PR professionals so the only spinning we do is at the gym!

April 17th, 2019   3:30pm

Everyone needs a good picture for their LinkedIn, why not take some together?

Where we volunteer....

ROOM TO GROW

BUPRSSA volunteered at Room to Grow which is committed to supporting the fundamental needs of babies born into poverty during their first three years by supplying parents with education, support, and high-quality material items. There we cleaned their space and stored and organized products.

April 7th, 2018  10am - 12pm

CRADLES TO CRAYONS

BUPRSSA volunteered at Cradles to Crayons which provides children living in homeless or low-income situations, with the essential items they need to thrive. When we volunteered we chose from the items provided to make bags for each individual child. 

March 1st, 2019  1:30pm - 3:30pm

SAMARITANS
OF BOSTON

BUPRSSA volunteered at Samaritans of Boston's 21st Annual 5k Walk for Suicide Prevention. This event helps raise money for their efforts to to provide life-saving suicide prevention to those in Boston. There, we directed parking for the runner participating in the event.

September 28th, 2019  7am - 10am

What we talk about...

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April 24th, 2018  5pm

PR Ethics in Films and TV

At this Ethics & Eats, we discussed ethical dilemmas from The Office, Scandal, and many more. During this conversation we snacked on some burritos from Anna's Taqueria; can't solve the world's ethical problems on an empty stomach!

Where FYRE Festival Went Wrong

April 11th, 2019  5:30pm

At this Ethics & Eats, we discussed the many ethical dilemmas from the infamous FYRE Festival. We discussed how it's never ethical to ignore your morals for a job. To help stomach all of the horrendous ethical issues of the FYRE Festival, we had some pizza from OTTO's!

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And more to come!