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!

All Posts

Top Vault Consulting Firms Celebrate Women’s History Month – posted by Vault

brooke-lark-nMffL1zjbw4-unsplash

Women’s History Month is not just an “observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.” It also provides us with an opportunity to reflect (and act) upon the important ways in which our systems and institutions …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

Graduating Seniors – Complete the exit survey for your chance to win a $200 SBS gift card!

Senior Survey print2 (3)

Congratulations graduating seniors!  Complete the Senior Exit Survey to help us understand your post-graduation plans!

Complete the survey by May 8th for your chance to be entered to win a $200 gift card to the Student Book Store (they have …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

Help us better serve you next semester! (be entered to win a $50 Chipotle gift card!)

Preferences Survey

Smeal Students: Complete this 1-minute survey so the BCC can better understand your preferences on how we can best serve you in the upcoming semesters!

By completing the survey, you will be entered to win a $50 Chipotle gift card!

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

Tips for Crafting a Post-Interview Thank-You Note

Tips for Crafting a Post-Interview Thank-You Note thumbnail image

One of the most important pieces of interview advice is to remember your manners—and by that I mean, write thank-you notes. Sending your interviewer a quick thank-you note is an easy way to make a great impression and show your …

By Ashley Reed - Vault
Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
Read more »

Learn about the value of sustainability within your Smeal major with this Knowledge Center

Screenshot 2021-02-16 102116

Interested in knowing how your Smeal major aligns with sustainability? Check out the site created by Smeal students, for students, to learn about the value of sustainability within your major!

You can also browse general information about sustainability, courses & …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

25 Best Investment Banks to Work For in 2021 – Originally Posted by Vault

martin-ceralde-xcemsvvxcd4-unsplash

Today, we’re thrilled to release our 2021 Banking 25, a ranking of the best investment banking firms to work for in North America. The ranking is based on a survey of more than 3,000 banking professionals. Conducted this past fall, …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

Congrats Graduating Smeal Seniors!

46698179255_fe89f930c8_o

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 …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – SC&IS Major, Kunjal Kapadia

headshot

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 & …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

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

man-looking-outside-window-carrying-black-and-brown-backpack-1251861

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 …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Management Major, Sanjana Saji

IMG_5171

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 & …

By Emily Tressler
Emily Tressler Marketing Communications Specialist Emily Tressler
Read more »