Sophomore year, I took PR Writing where we were assigned a client and given various assignments relating to the client. Our final project was to create a media package for the client.
This past semester, I took a course called PR Planning where the entire class gets divided into teams and assigned a client. To view the plan that my team created for our client, The Avenues, click here!
Another responsibility at my AARP internship was to write press releases! Here is an example of one of my press releases about AARP’s State Fair booth for Veteran’s Day.
During the summer of 2017, I interned at AARP in Des Moines, Iowa as a communications intern. One of my frequent responsibilities was to write blog posts for our website. Here is an example of a blog post that I wrote about AARP’s involvement in RAGBRAI.