Professional Development 

Public Relations Student Society of America

WCU’s chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America is a pre-professional organization dedicated to providing members with experiences, tools, and knowledge that will help propel them to the next level of their career. The Aim of PRSSA is to give members chances to improve their skills and portfolio while gaining professional exposure. After graduating college, members will be able to continue into the professional organization Public Relations Society of America.  

For more information, contact: Hannah Broyer, Josie Spence, and Morgan Gibson

Society of Professional Journalists

WCU’s chapter Society of Professional Journalists revolves around professional development. When you join, you are opening yourself to a multitude of new opportunities, including training sessions, as well as their employment and career center, just to name a few. SPJ can truly help you out even as a student and especially in times like these. Student membership is $37.50 a year, and chapter dues are only $5.

For more information, contact: Patrick Clemons, SPJ Chapter President

National Broadcasting Society

The National Broadcasting Society enhances the development of college students preparing for careers in broadcasting and electronic media industries. NBS connects students with practicing professionals; emphasizes industry ethics, diversity, and inclusiveness; and promotes opportunities for excellence in leadership, community service, and production. 

For more information, contact: Connor Knox, NBS Chapter President