By connecting Iowa State students who are interested in similar careers, these groups focus on professional development and networking in the fields of journalism, public relations, advertising and communications. Several, including the Association for Women in Communications, the Public Relations Student Society of America and the Society of Professional Journalists are student chapters of national organizations, which you may explore becoming a part of after graduation. These clubs and organizations are open to any major.
There are also over 850 other student clubs and organizations on campus that are focused on various hobbies and interests. Explore what you're passionate about. As a member, you may also find an opportunity to put your communications skills to use as you help get the word out about a group.