Emily Tressler

Marketing Communications Specialist

Emily Tressler

Emily has been working within Smeal at Penn State since August 2018. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management as well as a Business Fundamentals Certificate from Penn State in 2017. In August of 2020, Emily received her Master’s Degree in Strategic Communications through the Bellisario College of Communications at Penn State. Before working at Smeal, she was part of an Operations Management Team for a production company that provides labor to the live entertainment industry in Nashville, TN. While at Penn State, she served as Rentals Manager at The State Theatre in downtown State College. Before becoming the Marketing Communications Specialist for the BCC, Emily held the position of Events and Special Projects Manager where she provided event management and scheduling assistance for corporate activities and events throughout the year.

In her role as Marketing Communications Specialist, Emily oversees the marketing strategy for the Business Career Center. She facilitates student and corporate communications through several different channels, including print, digital, email, and social media.

In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, listening to live music, and attending the occasional yard sale. Her favorite thing about Penn State is being back in her hometown and at her alma mater- back with her Penn State family!

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Congrats Graduating Smeal Seniors!

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Congratulations on your upcoming graduation! It’s a strange time, but we hope you appreciate all the hard work it took to get here and celebrate this accomplishment.

If you still need career coaching, please schedule an appointment with the Business …

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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – SC&IS Major, Kunjal Kapadia

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Meet Kunjal Kapadia, a senior Supply Chain & Information Systems major also pursuing an Information Systems Management minor. Kunjal was a Direct Procurement intern for The Estee Lauder Companies. She secured her internship during the Fall 2019 Supply Chain & …

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Don’t miss out on asking your questions to SSC during Smeal Coffee Chats

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Smeal undergraduate students! Need advice going into finals or someone to talk to with the move to all online classes? Smeal Student Council is offering tips on studying, class schedules for the following semester, how to prepare for the Spring …

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Wall St Boot Camp Applications NOW OPEN!

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Wall St Boot Camp is a program that was started by Robin Stevens and Dr. Randy Woolridge in 2007. The idea was to better prepare Smeal College of Business students who aspire to have careers in the highly competitive field of …

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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Management Major, Sanjana Saji

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Meet Sanjana Saji a Senior Management major with a Digital Media Trends & Analytics minor. Sanjana recently completed her internship with JPMorgan Chase & Co. Through networking with people at Penn State, Sanjana found out about the Global Finance & …

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Student Spotlight – SC&IS Major, Stephen C. Day III

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Meet Stephen C. Day III, a Senior Supply Chain and Information Systems major who interned with The Boeing Company. Stephen mentions that he was excited to work at Boeing since it is a great company with a diverse portfolio of …

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Job Opportunity – Penn State Career Services Seeking Peer Career Assistants

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Penn State Career Services is seeking current Penn State undergraduate students (freshman, sophomore, juniors ONLY) interested in serving as Peer Career Assistants for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Peers will work 8-12 hours (average of 10 hours – during business hours …

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Consider BA297- Career Planning & Strategies for the Spring!

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Consider registering for BA297: Career Planning and Strategies. Sign up for this one-credit class that walks students through professional development skills in time with the recruiting season each semester!

There is also a separate section dedicated to Commonwealth Campus students …

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Smeal Student Council is excited to bring ‘Calm’ free to Smeal Students

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As a part of Smeal Student Council’s mental health initiative, we are excited to bring Calm to Smeal this Fall. Calm helps you sleep, relax, and meditate, with features like guided meditation, sleep stories, breathing programs, stretching exercises, and relaxing music.

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Student Spotlight – SC&IS Major, Conlan Keefe

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Meet Conlan Keefe, a Senior Supply Chain and Information Systems major who interned with The Hershey Company. During his internship, he tracked daily shipments to Hershey’s top 10 customers and communicated with carriers to improve on-time delivery. He also provided …

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