Murrow College Student Clubs
President Denise Gibbs: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President Amanda Collier: email@example.com
Advertising Club at WSU functions as a small scale advertising agency seeking real businesses and school departments as clients. Our club also makes bi-annual trips to major advertising cities to visit boutique and well known large-scale ad agencies. Real Clients, real experience, real portfolio pieces. We have created a place to start networking now, with fellow Communications students, and serious ad professionals. Our purpose is to provide our peers with hands-on experience that they would not get inside the class room preparing them for what lies beyond a degree in communications.
Meeting time: Every Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.
Location: CADD 218
The Association for
Women in Communications
Faculty Advisor Roberta Kelly: firstname.lastname@example.org
President Melinda Lee; email@example.com
The Association for Women in Communications is a professional organization that since 1909 has championed the advancement of women across all communication disciplines. It recognizes excellence, promotes leadership and positions members at the forefront of the evolving communications era. The WSU chapter helps prepare women for various communication fields by fostering networking opportunities through job shadows and guest speakers. It also emphasizes community service, they have participated in such programs as the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. The WSU/AWC chapter has been recognized nationally 16 times for excellence, including Outstanding Chapter, Outstanding Fundraiser and Outstanding Recruitment. Read more about past awards.
Meetings times: Every other Tuesday at 6 p.m.
Location: Murrow East 307
Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AWCWSU
Faculty Advisors: Marvin Marcelo - firstname.lastname@example.org and Kanale Rhoden - email@example.com
President and General Manager - Herman Meier - firstname.lastname@example.org
CFO and Vice President of Sales - Tanner Peterson - email@example.com
Vice President of Television - Josephine Vorenkamp - firstname.lastname@example.org
VP of Public Relations, Promotions and Alumni Affairs - Denise Gibbs - email@example.com
Vice President of Special Projects - Rachael Trost - firstname.lastname@example.org Human Resources Director - TBD - email@example.com
Cable 8 Productions, WSU's award-winning student-run television station, gives students the opportunity to apply their skills to create, produce, direct, and air their own original programs. Students gain extensive hands-on experience in television production, operations, sales, promotion, and management. Students working on Cable 8 programs will use a wide variety of field and studio equipment including: DV Cameras, Sony Optical video disk recorders, Avid and Final Cut Pro editing systems. Whether you want to produce a documentary, direct a music video, or just want to be part of our awesome sales department, Cable 8 is always on the lookout for energetic, dedicated, and creative people! No experience is necessary, and all majors are welcome.
For more information, visit: www.cable8.org
President & GPSA District Representative: Davi Kallman
Student-Run PR Firm
Cougar Communications Group was founded in 2010 and functions as a small-scale PR agency with students working with real clients. Our purpose is to provide students with hands-on public relations experience to develop their skills beyond the classroom. Students have the opportunity to create real-life public relations projects and further enhance their portfolios, giving them a competitive edge as they enter the workforce. Our services include: Developing strategic PR campaigns, research, writing press releases, creating and implementing effective social media campaigns, media relations, consulting and event promotion. For more information, please contact our faculty adviser or any of the current senior account managers listed above.
Cougar College Radio
Faculty Advisor: Wayne Popeski firstname.lastname@example.org
General Manager: Austin Lersten
Program Director: Tesla Lingenfelter
Sports Director: Ben Creighton
Sales Director: Neil Roberts
Music Director: Hayden Wise
Web Director: Doug Hummer
KUGR is an on-campus radio station which will launch its new hybrid format in fall 2011. The station will play a mix of top 40 (contemporary hits), charted alternative and charted triple A during automated hours. Students have the opportunity to host a two hour weekly radio show from political talk to sports and everything in between. Some shows have become popular because of the interesting musical personality of their playlists. KUGR also carries selected Cougar sports such as basketball and baseball, which students can call live.
For more info visit: http://kugr.wsu.edu or http://kugr.org
Studio Line: 509-335-9595509-335-9595
Office Line: 509-335-5042509-335-5042
National Student Advertising Competition
Faculty Advisor | Dan Petek: email@example.com
The National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) for 2014 is an integrated market communications plan for Mary Kay, Inc. Washington State University will compete with 148 colleges/universities nationwide to develop a campaign targeting 18-25 year old females in an effort to stimulate the next generation of cosmetic, fashion and beauty care buyers. Our Edward R. Murrow College of Communication team representing Washington State University consists of eleven (11) students who were selected on the basis of competitive application.
For more information: http://aaf.org/default.asp?id=1431
Online News Association
Advisor: Ben Shors firstname.lastname@example.org
The Online News Association is composed largely of digital journalists. Founded in 1999, ONA's membership includes news writers, producers, designers, editors, photographers, technologists and others who produce news for the Internet or other digital delivery systems, as well as academic members and others interested in the development of online journalism.
Be at the center of a vibrant community of students with tons of professional connections who all have the same goal of entering the fields of public relations, marketing and communications.
Enhance your knowledge in PR and gain access to professional development.
Meeting time: Every other Tuesday at 4:15p
Connect with us:
Advisor Benjamin Shors: email@example.com
The goal of the WSU Chapter of SPJ is to provide opportunities for students to participate in online broadcast and print journalism-related activities on and off campus, develop relevant skills, network with professional journalists, and get internships and jobs. Founded in 1909 as Sigma Delta Chi, SPJ promotes the free flow of information vital to a well-informed citizenry; works to inspire and educate the next generation of journalists; and protects First Amendment guarantees of freedom of speech and press.
The national organization has a membership of 10,000 journalists across the country For more information, visit our website: www.spj.org/washstu