Public Relations Trip

Friday, October 12, 2012


Who should go...

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



Who we will visit:

We will tour a leading global public relations and communications firm in Chicago.   The firm will be having an open house to allow EIU students an opportunity to learn from the human resources staff, talk with PR pros and tour the office.  





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

11:00 a.m.

Leave Career Services Parking Lot

3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Burson-Marsteller Tour, Q/A session

4:30 p.m. Leave Chicago  

8:30 p.m. Return to Career Services Parking Lot





Step One:  Complete the REGISTRATION FORM.       Sorry,  Registration is now full.    

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 $30 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