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Communication Student Organizations

Austin Peay Student Chapter of the National Broadcasting Society (NBS - AERho)

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 Professor David Ellison. Please contact him for more detailed information by email at ellisondp@apsu.edu.

 

Austin Peay Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) 

The Department of Communication and the Nashville Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America sponsor the Austin Peay chapter of the PRSSA Chapter. The chapter is advised by Dr. Christina Hicks-Goldston 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.

 

APSU Student Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)

The APSU Student Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is a professional organization for those interested in all areas of journalism. The chapter is advised by Professor Amy Ritchart, and is facilitated by students who participate in meetings, conferences, workshops and campus activities. The purpose of this organization is to foster excellence in the field of journalism, promote high standards for journalists at Austin Peay — and to support the First Amendment.

Students interested in getting involved in SPJ at APSU should contact student officers through PeayLink or the faculty adviser via email at ritcharta@apsu.edu to fill out a membership form.