Tag Archives: CooperKatz

PRoud and imPRessed

      38 Comments on PRoud and imPRessed

One of my greatest pleasures as a teacher is seeing my former students as public relations professionals. During a recent visit to CooperKatz & Company I had the chance to watch Annik Spencer and Gabriella Miranda, not only in their work environment, but leading a tour and an insightful presentation for a group of current PR students. I was very proud and impressed…. Read more »

Thankful for the suPeRstars

      57 Comments on Thankful for the suPeRstars

This weekend we celebrated Thanksgiving and (hopefully) spent some time thinking about what we’re thankful for. Family, friends, opportunities, and health top most of our lists; for me, I’m also thankful I’m a teacher. More specifically, I’m thankful that I teach public relations because I can’t think of another subject that would allow a person to teach such a diversity of skills… Read more »

Fighting cancer with PuRple

No one should have to fight breast cancer. But when the victim is just 23 and one of my former students, it’s all the more upsetting. Among the many great pleasures associated with teaching at Hofstra are the friendships I’ve developed with students outside the classroom. We work on projects and research, plan and attend events, and travel to conferences and programs together…. Read more »