(Photo: Winners of the 2012 PRactice to PRofessional PR Student Exhibition — L to R: Morgan Stoner, Eugenia Romero, Edelman Vice President Gina Carriazo Hickey, Lily Oyarzun, Casey Riordan, and Astrid Rivera)
The Public Relations Program hosted its third annual PR student exhibition, PRactice to PRofessional, presented by Edelman. The showcase, directed by Dr. Maria Scott and judged by a panel of professionals, was sponsored by Edelman and Everett Clay Associates. The vice president of Edelman, Gina Carriazo Hickey, attended the awards ceremony, where School of Communication Dean Gregory Shepherd opened the event and congratulated the students, staff, and sponsors who have made the PR Program at UM one of the most successful in the country.
“The student entries, feedback from the judges, and awards presentation continue to reach higher standards of excellence,” Dr. Scott said. “We have had amazing feedback from our professional judges, a true sign of the skill level of our students.”
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