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Public Relations Trip

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Join us on this exciting and informative trip!  

Who should go...

Students with a Public Relations option in either Journalism or Communication Studies should attend this trip.   

Who we will visit:

Golin Harris 
We will tour a leading global public relations and communications firm in Chicago.  Golin is a communications firm owned by the Interpublic Group (IPG) and established in 1956. It has approximately 700 employees, 34 offices and $150 million in revenue. Its larger clients include Dow Chemical, Johnson & JohnsonMcDonald’sToyota Motor and Wal-Mart.


What you will learn:   

  • Gain inside advice on how to break into the PR industry
  • Learn what you need to do to get a great internship
  • Begin networking and learn what you can do to stand out as a professional      



Trip Schedule

7:00 a.m.

Leave Career Services Parking Lot

10:00 a.m.

Tour facilities 

12:00 p.m. 

Lunch provided  

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Networking sessions  

8:00 p.m. Return to Career Services Parking Lot 





Step One:  Complete the REGISTRATION FORM.          

Step Two: Print and Sign Travel Waiver Form and bring to Career Services.   This form is required for participation.


Please note:  This event is free to current Panther Recruiting PLUS+ Members.  If you are not a member of Panther Recruiting PLUS+, your registration will automatically give you access to Panther Recruiting PLUS+ and a $40 registration fee will be billed to your student account.  Find out more about Panther Recruiting PLUS+. 

Questions?  Contact Bobbi Kingery at 217-581-7462 or rkingery@eiu.edu