Committees

The following committees are available for members who would like to become more involved with Illinois’ chapter of PRSSA.

Roger Ebert’s Film Festival Team

Meetings: Sundays at 4 pm in the Communications Library

As the PR team for Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, this committee encourages members to brainstorm ideas for the festival, while obtaining a realistic view into the public relations industry.

Contact VP of Digital, Amber Welch for more information. vp.digital.prssa@gmail.com

Crisis Communication Team

Meetings: Thursdays at 6 PM in Lincoln Hall Room 1028

In the Spring of 2017, our Crisis Communication Team was launched. By working on case studies and networking with other members, this committee is focused on learning about crisis communication and building your portfolio.

Contact President, Alexandria Hawkeye for more information. uiucprssa@gmail.com

Illini PR

Meetings: Tuesdays at 5:30 PM in Greg Hall 331

Our agency team, Illini PR, provides real PR experience with real clients. You will get the opportunity to work hands-on with the local community. Learn about PR writing, social media, account management, and more with each client. This year’s clients include:

  • Jarling’s
  • Illini Hockey
  • Colleges against Cancer

Contact VP of Agency, Eugene White for more information. vp.agency.prssa@gmail.com