Sample Resume

Experiential/Service Learning Class Spring 20XX

Course: Public Relations Writing
Project Site: Warren-Sharpe Community Center, Joliet, IL (services 600 families per week)
Project Summary: Class of 14 students; each partnered with an area non-profit agency in planning, preparing and creating various public relations materials for marketing and communication to potential constituents and interested persons and organizations in the region. 

  • Collaborated with agency director to surface agency PR goals and determine next action steps
  • Created a PR portfolio with various resources to meet needs of agency:
    • News releases
    • Fact sheets
    • Blogs
    • Social Media recommendations
    • Newsletters
    • Brochures
    • Position paper/Advocacy letter
    • Crisis Communication Plan
  • Refined writing skills to communicate effectively with diverse audiences
  • Presented completed portfolio, and highlights and challenges of creating PR materials for non-profit agency, to class and agency representatives
  • Engaged in peer review of materials and quality of client interactions