Issue I September 2012
Announcements Dates to Remember Sept. 12 - Last day to reserve to recieve special block rate at Westin Hotel for PRSSA NC Sept. 17 - Last day to register for the Conference
Sept 18 - PRSSA Meeting at 6:30 p.m., Location TBA Oct. 9 - Membership Dues Oct. 12-16 - PRSSA National Conference Conference
In this issue…
Become a PRSSA Member Attend the PRSSA 2012 National Conference Celebrate PRSSA/PRSA Relationship Month Membership Invloves YOU: What Are You Interested In?
Become a PRSSA Member PRSSA is a network of more than 10,000 college students interested in public relations and communication. PRSSA connect you with resources and people to enhance your education, broaden your network and launch your career. Here are a few of our favorite reasons to join! • Connect with 20,000 public relations professionals when you join PRSSA • Network, learn and interact with public relations students from around the country at PRSSA events like National Conference, National Assembly and Regional Conferences. • Writing. Add to your portfolio and be published nationally by taking the initiative to write for FORUM® or PRSSA’s blog, Progressions. How to become a member? Register with Your Chapter before October 9th! »» New membership: $70 »» Returning: $65
Attend the PRSSA 2012 National Conference Join us in the City by the Bay! This year’s Conference, hosted by Sacramento State, will give students the chance to network and connect with their fellow peers and their mentors while developing a professional image through various motivating sessions and distinguished speakers. A few companies that will be present this year:
Exciting breakout sessions at this year’s conference: • • • •
Navigating Your New Life as a New Pro How To Travel The World With Your PR Career Recruiting Celebrities for PR Campaigns & Special Events The Ten Essentials of a Successful PR Career
Click here to register for PRSSA 2012 National Conference
Celebrate PRSSA/PRSA Relationship Month What better time to connect with 20,000 professionals than during PRSA/PRSSA Relationship Month. Every October, PRSA & PRSSA celebrate the relationship between students and professionals through an variety of opportunities such as agency tours and mentoring fairs. Last year, our Chapter participated in the PRSSA Shadow Day. Members had the opportunity to learn more about communications, how agencies work and where their career could start or take them with Atlanta’s MSL Group.
Thanks For A Successful First Meeting!
Membership Invloves YOU At our last meeting we asked you...
What Are You Interested In?
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