Bachelor of Arts
Student Involvement Awards
Awards recognize and reward students and their organizations whose involvement has made SUNY Oswego and the surrounding community a better place to live and learn. Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-5420; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: Arena and Convocation Hall, Campus Center
Tuesday, April 22, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Indie concert: Arms & Sleepers, American Royalty and Gianni Paci
Arms & Sleepers is an electronic duo from Boston. American Royalty is a psych-pop trio from Brooklyn. Guitarist Gianni Paci is a recent graduate of New York University and is influenced by Buddy Holly and The Beatles. Performer Magazine recently featured him on its cover. $5 at the door; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-4581.
Location: Lounge, Hewitt Union
Friday, April 25, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Softball vs. SUNYIT
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Softball Field
Tuesday, April 22, 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Baseball vs. Ithaca
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Baseball Field
Wednesday, April 23, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
Visit http://www.facebook.com/events/453070221388940 for the latest locations or suggest your own!
Location: Various Cities
Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2014
More information: alumni.oswego.edu/reunion
Location: SUNY Oswego, New York 104, Oswego, NY, United States
Thursday, June 5, noon - noon
Students in this program explore the relationships that an organization builds with its employees, consumers, government, investors, donors, and community. It specifically explores how this relationship is related to the company's success. Students receive a strong foundation through courses that include research methods, persuasive writing, graphics, as well as public relations case studies, strategies and tactics. It focuses on ethical responsibility. The public relations faculty members provide practitioner and theorist perspectives, while the program teaches students how to create and implement strategic public relations programs and offer everyday counsel to management. Writing, critical thinking and interpersonal skills are emphasized and internships are strongly suggested. Students in the public relations major are encouraged to declare a minor or a second major.
"The public relations classes I took helped me to develop many of the skills that I apply in my position on a daily basis and still serve as the fundamentals for how I react in all business situations."
-Jamie Scharfe '12
& Database Management,
Fibertech Networks LLC
In addition to classroom work, there are opportunities for students to gain professional experience through their involvelment in SUNY Oswego's chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) and internships, both on campus and off.
Public Relations Core Requirements:
COM 100 - Foundations of Communication
COM 210 - Critical Thinking and Public Speaking
COM 215 - Survey of Public Relations
COM 313 - Writing for Public Relations and Mass Media
COM 317 - Public Relations Research
COM 415 - Case Studies in Public Relations
COM 416 - Capstone in Public Relations
BRC 108 - Introduction to Mass Media
View the complete degree planner for Public Relations Major
For more information see the prospective student page
Professor Taejin Jung, Area Coordinator
4 Lanigan Hall