Higgins' interest in politics sprang from various political
debates and discussions in her home as a child. In her fourth
year at Iowa, she looks for that passion and desire most
yearn for in a quest for a career.
21-year-old has a strong interest in public relations work
— specifically relating to speech writing, press release
writing, public speaking and event planning.
summer Higgins worked for two non-profit organizations in
the public/community relations departments. She is applying
for an internship in corporate or agency public relations
for the spring of 2004 in order to determine if this career
path is right for her.
is taking presidential politics in order to find out if
her passion resides in political public relations work.
She plans to let this course guide her future path either
down the road to being a political publicist or down another
path toward corporate public relations.