CSUF PRSSA President Andrew Vo Receives Highest National IndividualPRSSA Award

Vo Becomes First CSUF Student to be Honored With National Gold Key Award in 15 Years


FULLERTON, CA, October 7, 2017 – Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) announced California State University, Fullerton’s Chapter President Andrew Vo as a recipient of the 2017 National Gold Key, the highest individual honor bestowed upon PRSSA members. The organization announced winners of the award in Boston at PRSSA National Conference, the largest gathering of public relations students and professionals in the country.

“I’ll never forget joining PRSSA my freshman year, and I will never forget this moment!” said Chapter President Andrew Vo.

As president, Vo mentored public relations students to help launch their careers. Besides PRSSA, Vo participated in Titan Public Relations, Kidz For a Cause, Walls that Unite, The Maxwell Center for International Communications, and Global Engagement Programs at California State University, Fullerton. He also plans to join Orange County PRSA after he graduates this May.

The National Gold Key is awarded to students who excel in the study of public relations, pursue ambitious professional development opportunities, and prove themselves as leaders in their PRSSA Chapters.

Members of PRSSA are encouraged to apply for individual awards and scholarships provided by PRSA, the parent Chapter of PRSSA. To learn more about PRSSA scholarships, visit the scholarships and awards tab at http://www.prssa.prsa.org.


About The Public Relations Student Society of America at CSUF

The Public Relations Student Society of America at California State University, Fullerton is the premier organization for students to jump-start their careers in communications and public relations. PRSSA retains the highest membership of all PRSSA Chapters on the West Coast and is the largest on-campus Student-run communications organization. PRSSA exposes our members to all facets and intricacies of the public relations profession across the spectrum by providing speaker events, career tours, mixers and more. PRSSA is the only organization affiliated with a professional Chapter and is the only on-campus organization to offer a Student-run public relations firm that exposes students to real-world opportunities such as social media management, red carpets, writing and more.


Writer: Allison Thuang

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