How to ace your PR degree (part one)

It can be hard to study, especially when you’re working full time. Polly Foster explains how to aim high and achieve top grades in a postgraduate qualification.

The week’s best to 7 April

After 183 posts by 39 students at 13 universities over 24 weeks, we’re ready to announce our shortlist for the best PR student blogger 2017. We also reveal the most prolific universities. Heather Yaxley will choose the 2017 #bestPRblogs winner by the end of May.

LeedsTalksPR: join the conversation

Students and staff from Leeds Beckett University are calling on alumni to contribute to the LeedsTalksPR blog which launches today. The blog, which covers current affairs, trends in PR and student life, will have contributions from current and past students as well as up-to-date industry insight from academics.

The week’s best to 31 March

Our picture sums up my feelings. Lemonade: bitter sweet. This contest has been full of sweet things and I’ll be sorry to give up the routine next week. I’ll miss you! My review of the 2016-17 #bestPRblogs contest to date follows next week.

PRCA Careers Fair 2017

The PRCA welcomes PR students to its 2017 careers fair on Wednesday 26 April – your opportunity to learn from expert practitioners and discuss opportunities with employers.