Specialty Blog #1: Photo Attribution

Photo Attribution is simply giving the original author, videographer or photographer of the content credit for their work. In most cases, if you created a photo, video or any other type of work, then you are the copyright owner worldwide. In some cases, your employer may be the owner of the copyright. It’s important to know that…

Mondo

Below are some images of my dog, Mondo. He is a 5-year-old yellow lab.  Mondo is very friendly and loves to be around people, hunt and fish.  Ali Grillo took these photos of Mondo.

Medical Humanities

From my understanding, medical humanities are the combination of medicine and humanities in an interdisciplinary endeavor that draws from both creative and intellectual strengths.   The studies of philosophy, religion, literature, and the fine and performing arts could be classified as humanities. In the pursuit of medical educational goals, medical humanities focus on the diverse disciplines…

TweenTown

As an intern for Sue McLean and Associates, I had the opportunity to be involved with TweenTown.  TweenTown is a rock and roll camp for young girls to become involved with music.  The campers did camp activities such as canoeing, swimming and crafts in addition to instrument and vocal lessons taught my professionals. I helped…

Beach Photography

One of my favorite hobbies is photography.  I hope someday to get my own Canon EOS camera so I can pursue this passion outside of classes.  I took these pictures on Captiva Island, Florida.

PRSSA Takes On Chicago

Last May, I had the opportunity to travel to Chicago with my Public Relations Student Society.  It was an amazing experience and we were able to tour both large PR firms and boutique agencies.  I learned so much about Public Relations and all the different opportunities there are in the industry.  Some of my favorite…

Sue McLean & Associates Internship

For the past two summers, I interned at the music promotion company Sue McLean & Associates.  SMA brings high profile entertainment of all genres to the Twin Cities area. Working for this company has given me so many opportunities that I would have never had if I interned with another company. I was able to gain experience…

Public Relations Student Society of America

When I declared my major as Mass Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations, I became involved in the St. Cloud State University chapter of PRSSA. PRSSA offers many cool opportunities to meet with PR professionals, take tours of agencies and firms and participate in volunteer and fundraising events.  Last year, we had the opportunity to…

Hello!

I’m Ali and I’m glad you found your way to my site! I am currently a student at St. Cloud State University, studying Public Relations and Marketing. I am the Events Coordinator for the SCSU chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America. I have a huge passion for both PR and business and…