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Host a Chapter Development Session at National Conference

With the conclusion of the spring semester, many PRSSA Chapters say goodbye to graduates and then watch as the rest of the membership disperses and takes a break from school.  There are, however, a couple of great ways to keep your members engaged in activities over the break and into the start of the fall […]

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Communicating With Media Contacts [National Conference]

Editor’s Note: The PRSSA 2011 National Conference is in Orlando from October 14-18. To follow the events live, use the Twitter hashtag #PRSSANC. All National Conference posts can be found here. Rick Leventhal, senior correspondent with Fox News, has reported on major events of the past two decades, including traveling the globe to report on […]

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Improving Media Relations Practices [National Conference]

Editor’s Note: The PRSSA 2011 National Conference is in Orlando from October 14-18. To follow the events live, use the Twitter hashtag #PRSSANC. All National Conference posts can be found here. Dr. Joseph V. Trahan, III, APR, Fellow PRSA, had every attendee of the Media Training Session at the PRSSA 2011 National Conference excited about […]

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Public Relations In a Global Perspective [National Conference]

Editor’s Note: The PRSSA 2011 National Conference is in Orlando from October 14-18. To follow the events live, use the Twitter hashtag #PRSSANC. All National Conference posts can be found here. “Any international experience is better than no international experience.” – Craig Dezern Craig Dezern, vice president of global public relations for Disney Destinations, presented […]

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Learn About Public Interest Communication at National Conference

If you don’t know much about public interest communication, you aren’t alone. The topic isn’t discussed much…yet. However, even if you haven’t learned about it in school, you’ve probably been exposed to more public interest messages than you think. The next time you hear the phrase “designated driver,” you can thank the U.S. Designated Driver Campaign, […]

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How to Be a Prepared Job Candidate at National Conference

For years, National Conference has been a great way for students studying public relations to interact with professionals from all across the country. The connections you make by attending can even help you land an interview for your dream internship or job. But before you immerse yourself into the Conference setting, where you will spend […]

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Your PRSSA FAQ’s Answered

This week, members of the PRSSA National Committee, 2011 PRSSA National Conference Committee and Headquarters staff joined in the conversation on Twitter using #PRSSA to answer member’s questions. We are always available to answer your questions and help you find information. Please contact us with your questions. Join us on September 20 at 9 p.m. […]

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Orlando on a Budget: Getting the Most Out of the City (Not Your Bank Account)

Believe it or not, you don’t have to hold a theme park ticket to have fun in Orlando, but you do have to be a little creative. Lucky for you, you have me — a seasoned Orlando explorer and expert penny-pincher. The National Conference Committee has planned a program that provides time to venture into […]

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2011 National Conference: The Most Magical Place on Earth

So you have heard for months and months about the PRSSA 2011 National Conference in Orlando. But, it can be hard to know what to expect from these jam-packed five days if you haven’t experienced it before. Arriving at Conference is an exciting time. You meet with more than 1,000 students who are just as […]

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