Say hello and wave goodbye!

On her retirement, public relations educator Jane Crofts reflects on her time at the University of Lincoln and on the ongoing challenge to position public relations courses within universities. In a Business School PR gets confused with marketing and in a School of Journalism they think PR is just about writing news releases, she writes.

Carly’s a new rising star

A new work placement scheme at University of Lincoln has started brightly, reports Jane Crofts.

Great debate: is PR killing journalism?

Is PR the big problem facing journalism? Carly Ann Smith reports on a debate held to discuss and vote on this.

Lava lights up career path for students

A partnership between a regional consultancy and a university aims to fast track PR graduates to successful careers without the long commute.

Vogue and Bucks Fizz for Lincoln students

Lincoln students have held their first PR networking event. Arranged by CIPR student representative Lizzie Hunt, the Bucks Fizz reception enabled students and local PR practitioners to meet in a relaxed atmosphere.