Category Archives: CLPCommunications

Laugh and the whole world laughs with you

We could all use a good laugh, particularly in economic tough times and when the daily news headlines seem grim. It’s no coincidence that everyone’s favorite TV shows over time – from “I Love Lucy” in the early days to … Continue reading

Posted in CLPCommunications | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Ethics 2.0

Do you remember when the PR department had one major pitch strategy—press releases to the media? The answer is, probably not. Why? Because the newest group of PR grads and first-timers (that’s us!) has grown quite accustomed to the idea … Continue reading

Posted in CLPCommunications | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Give and Take

The animosity between the public relations students and the other students at the Cronkite School is no secret. We hear it all the time, being referred to as the, “ PR People,” and then eye rolls that follow when you … Continue reading

Posted in CLPCommunications | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Catholic Church needs some salvation

This morning, at my home parish, St. Thomas More Catholic Church in a suburb of Denver, Colo., news broke that one of our priests, Rev. Mel Thompson, had been accused this past week of sexual misconduct with a minor. The … Continue reading

Posted in CLPCommunications | 1 Comment

Ding, Dong the Noob is Dead!

Have you ever been forced to sell anything door to door?  Whether it was cookies, wrapping paper or window tint, the anxiety of ringing doorbell after doorbell is enough to make even the sweetest of cookie pushers cringe. That is … Continue reading

Posted in CLPCommunications | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Ding, Dong the Noob is Dead!

SeaWorld navigates rough waters after tragedy

Marine biologists and other experts have long sought to convince the public that an alternate term for orca whales, “killer whales,” is a misnomer based on a discredited myth that the animals kill humans. But the term seems vividly fitting … Continue reading

Posted in CLPCommunications | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments