We are so glad that you have discovered the Olivet Nazarene University Chapter of PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America). Take some time to look around and learn more about who we are, what we do and how to get involved!


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Calendar of Events

FALL 2019

Friday, Sept. 13 (10 a.m.): First Meeting! What is PRSSA? Meet everyone and introduce opportunities!

Friday, Sept. 20 (10 a.m.): Ethics in the Workplace, Guest Speaker-Lauren Beatty, PR Specialist at Olivet Nazarene University

Wednesday, Oct. 9 (7 p.m.): Networking Panel (w/ PBL & Healthcare Management)

Fri. October 18-22: PRSSA International Conference-San Diego, CA

Thurs. November 7 (10 a.m.-6 p.m.): DePaul PRSSA event in Chicago!

Fri. November 8 (1 p.m.): Guest Speaker-Christy Denault, experience in political PR and consulting

Last Semester’s Calendar


  • January 28: PRSSA Twitter Chat
  • February 12: Guest Speaker, CEO, Larry Foster, Liberty Healthshare
  • February 19: Agency Tours Informational Meeting
  • February 22: Agency Tours (Chicago), Walker Sands Communications & Public Communications Inc.
  • February 25: PRSSA Twitter Chat
  • February 26: Membership Night
  • March 1-2: PRedict the Future Regional Conference (Chicago)
  • March 5: Professional Skills Workshop (LinkedIn, Resume, Business Cards)
  • March 7: Lucky Connections, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., The Majestic Theater
  • April 2: Guest Speaker, Digital Content Specialist, Peyton McDermott, Make-a-Wish Illinois
  • April 4-7: National Assembly (Portland)
  • April 9: PRSSA Executive Board Elections (note: time moved to 5:15 p.m.)
  • April 29: PRSSA Twitter Chat
  • April 29: Communication Department Banquet

2019 National Conference, October 18-22 (San Diego, CA)

Email Rachel Schramm if you’re interested or want more information!

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2019 PBL National Leadership Conference Reflection

Our 2019-2020 Olivet PRSSA Vice President, Derek Schaffner, attended and competed at the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas held June 24-27. Read his reflection from this incredible experience here. Good afternoon PRSSA members and friends! Last week, eight other Olivet students and I had the fantastic opportunity to attend … Continue reading 2019 PBL National Leadership Conference Reflection

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