Communication Student Organizations
The Communication Arts program in Public Relations is accredited by the Public Relations Society of America. The Department of Communication and the Nashville Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America sponsor the AP PRSSA Chapter. The chapter is advised by Christina Hicks-Goldston, Ph. D., and is operated by students who apply to the chapter for membership and then maintain their membership through participation in chapter activities.
Student officers are elected, and members are active in fund raising and other special events as well as learning opportunities through public relations activities. Contact Dr. Christina Hicks-Goldston by email for complete information at HicksGoldstonC@APSU.edu.
The Department of Communication offers an Austin Peay Chapter of the National Broadcasting Society - AERho The National Electronic Media Association. A professional organization for all those interested in electronic media.Students interested should contact the advisor regarding membership. The chapter is advised by Assistant Professor David Ellison, M.A. so please contact him for more detailed information by email at EllisonDP@APSU.edu