The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is the foremost organization for students interested in public relations and communications. We are the chapter for CSUSB.
How do I join?
Who are my Chapter Advisors?
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jess Block Nerren
Professional Advisor: Jessica Vierra, MA
PRSSA at CSUSB is committed to breaking down barriers by removing labels. We acknowledge differences and work towards a safe space where everyone can feel safe.We pledge inclusion, while embracing diversity. We strive to accommodate all people to their needs and ensure equal access to everyone regardless of ability, gender, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, color, nationality, age, documentation status, and more. We welcome folks from all walks of life and encourage them to get involved, share their ideas, ask questions and get answers!
History of the Club
In 1968, the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) founded the Public Relations Student Society of America with the declared purpose of cultivating a favorable and mutually advantageous relationship between students and professional public relations practitioners.
Today The Public Relations Student Society of America has more than 8,500 members in 270 chapters on college campuses across the country and beyond. Visit the PRSSA national website.
Locally, PRSSA at CSUSB was chartered in 2004 and continues strong to this day with over 100 members.
PRSSA holds monthly meetings exploring various topics in PR, and also participates in national PR competitions for prize money and scholarships.
PRSSA cultivates a favorable and mutually advantageous relationship between students and professional public relations practitioners.