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DEADLINE to apply for PR trip to NYC

PR in the Big Apple

You are invited to apply to go on the “PR in the Big Apple” trip to New York City this coming Spring Semester.

You will not want to miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to connect your classroom experience with the real-world, cutting edge of PR and the people who make it happen.

During the trip you will visit PR firms, meet with national media, learn from PR industry experts, make career connections, build your resume, participate in the Comm 202R class and obtain 3-credit hours…plus have fun seeing the famous NYC sights.

Go for it!  You could be 1 of 12 PR students chosen to experience the PR Capital of the World.  Apply today! 

Dates: April 8 - 12, 2019

Costs: $650.  Covers airfare, hotel and NYC transportation.  Students will pay for their own food in NYC.

Requirements to apply: 1) Be a current enrolled UVU student, 2) Be a PR emphasis student, 3) Be a PRSSA member, 4) Have taken or currently taking Comm 2300 Introduction to Public Relations course.

How to apply: Submit the following by 12:00 noon on Friday, November 2 to the front desk of the Communication Department (CB 502A): 1) cover letter (include statement of career goals, year in school, anticipated graduation date, and why you should be selected), 2) resume, 3) official printed UVU transcript that you can obtain at One Stop in the Administration Building, and 4) a writing sample (your choice of what to submit—ensure that it is your best work).

Questions?  All the details are at  For specific questions, email Professor Stephen Whyte at

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