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This week, we had the task of creating two direct mailers on Photoshop. The client for these mailers was the OU residential colleges. OU is building two new residential colleges, Headington and Dunham, and they… More

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This week we were tasked with writing a position paper for the Tipton Children’s Home, advocating for its advantages over the traditional foster care system. It felt nearly identical to a research paper, aside from the pre-assigned topic. I wish there was a clearer definition as to what this piece is used for. It was interesting digging into the foster system and gaining a basic understanding of how it works, and it’ll help me know how I can approach researching new topics for future projects.

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This week in PR publications, our class was assigned to finish designing two direct mailers for OU’s upcoming residential colleges. For the purposes of this blog, I will be detailing my journey of creating the first direct mailer. Suffice it to say, I’ve never had this much “writer’s block” in my life. Writer’s block is… Continue reading Research | Analyze | Design

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My first podcast is finally here. During this extravagant six minute podcast, I talk about life as a college student in Norman, OK, one of my favorite childhood memories and what I would do with… More

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Hello my kittens! Stella Mae back with yet another exciting development in the PR Publications saga. This week, part of my project-creating a direct mailer for the new University Housing that will be open to OU students in the fall of 2017-was to tour a currently-existing off campus housing option that could possibly provide competition […]

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This week in Public Relations Publications, we took the first steps to learning how to create a direct mailer before we were tasked to create our own. Last week, we started off by getting some great insight through Photoshop tutorials and hearing from someone on the digital team in the office of admissions and recruitment […]

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In this week’s PR Publications adventure, we were tasked with creating two direct mailers for the upcoming OU Residential Colleges that will open this fall. They’re an interesting situation, because most students are aware that they’re being built (they’ve taken away plenty of parking and the buildings are across the street from the stadium), but no one really understands what they are.Probably the biggest problem is that these are going to have to compete with off-campus housing, specifically,

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Photo from Pexels.This week in public relations writing, we learned about fact sheets and backgrounders. This comes after we looked at media pitches and media advisories last week. We are learning about all the different tools we will be expected …

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Photo from Pexels.This week in public relations writing, we learned about fact sheets and backgrounders. This comes after we looked at media pitches and media advisories last week. We are learning about all the different tools we will be expected …