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DePaul University’s Anti-Assault Campaign ‘Consent the D’ Scores a #PRFail

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And no, NCAA homers, that’s NOT for DePaul.

If you dig the DePaul University Blue Demons, then prepare to argue about this haute couture (which is not a Halloween costume). If you don’t understand the reference to DIBS (said university’s mascot’s name) or the Chicago-based institution of higher learning, then you will probably bemoan this hellacious campaign.

According to CBS Radio’s WBBM-FM 105.9 in the Windy City, “a group of DePaul students have been selling T-shirts to raise awareness of sexual assault, but the message on those shirts isn’t sitting well with some women.”

Consent the D,” double-entendre fans.

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Edelman Partners with DePaul University

Edelman has partnered with Chicago’s DePaul University’s College of Communication for a line of course work focused on healthcare communication. The graduate program, which includes a “capstone project,” will begin Winter 2012.

A couple of weeks ago, Ball State University’s graduate PR program became the first to have certification from the Public Relations Society of America. The certification was renewed for its undergrad program.

Census data and research from The Creative Group, a recruitment firm, recently showed that PR majors and those with PR careers are holding their own in this uncertain economy.