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Skills Gained Thanks to PR 317

When I entered my sophomore year of college, I had never taken a public relations writing class. Because of this I did not have an understanding of AP Style and the role AP Style holds within professional writing. 363 more words


Developing New Skills

My biggest challenge this semester has been decreasing wordiness. Prior to PR 317, my sentences were long and lacked clarity. Through AP style, writing workshops, and personalized feedback on assignments, I’ve developed the ability to choose succinct diction that communicates my ideas coherently. 407 more words

AP Style

Different Writing Style, One Step Closer to Dream Career

By: Haley Williams

Posted: Dec. 6, 2017

The ability to articulate ideas on paper and get as clean to the bone as possible is needed to be successful in the public relations field. 382 more words

A Reflection of Strengths, Weaknesses, and PR317

Prior to my time at the University of Texas, the entirety of my writing experience came from high school composition classes. I had always considered myself a strong writer because my persuasive essays were long and my adjectives elaborate. 414 more words

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AP Stylebook, Vampire Weekend: Who can guess what this post is about?

The AP Stylebook’s Facebook page is totally underrated when it comes to organizations that do a great job on social media. Their strategy is simple but effective – each day they put out one relevant style guide tip. 586 more words


Where the Magic Begins

PR 317

Before being enrolled in PR 317, I didn’t know what I was getting myself into. I never understood the significance of the writing process or its purpose. 386 more words