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News

Welcome SNHU Student Chapter and Panel Discussion – Sept 22

Join Yankee Chapter PRSA as we officially welcome the Southern New Hampshire University’s PRSSA, followed by a panel discussion with some of Yankee Chapter’s younger members. We’ll discuss the benefits of being a PRSA member, internships, networking and what it is like to work in the field of communications.

About YankeePRSA

The Yankee Chapter is comprised of approximately 130 public relations professionals who work in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.

The Yankee Chapter meets every other month for professional development sessions and networking opportunities. Meetings feature seminars, prominent speakers, workshops and discussions on various topics and issues of interest to those who practice public relations.

The sessions also provide the opportunity for professionals at all levels to improve and refresh their skills and to meet and converse with colleagues from throughout northern New England.

Programs

medialaw_Leveraging Media Law & Leveraging Resource – October 16

Join the Yankee Chapter PRSA for a half day morning workshop with two guest speakers from Franklin Pierce University. In the first session, Kirsten Nevious, PhD, director of the Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communication, will discuss media law as it pertains to social media and technology. How should you obtain photos for your website or

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NEDistrictConference_255x75 NE District Conference Sept 18 & 19 in Rochester, NY

Rochester is proud to be the host city for this year’s Northeast District Conference on Sept. 18 and 19  with our theme, “Blurring the Lines: The New PR Invasion of Marketing, Media and Mindshare.” This two-day  event  at RIT and the RIT Inn & Conference Center will be packed full of PR and communications experts sharing

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Announcements

Mancuso_photo85x85 James H. Bradley Memorial Scholarship Awarded to SNHU Senior Bethany Mancuso

Bethany Mancuso, a senior at Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) and a resident of Coventry, R.I., has been awarded the fourth-annual James H. Bradley Memorial Scholarship by the Yankee Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.

ycawards160x160 Chapter Seeking Award Nominees

The Yankee Chapter seeking nominees for it annual Patrick Jackson and Summit awards that will be presented at the chapter’s annual meeting in November.

Jobs

helpwanted04 Marketing Communications Manager – Yankee Publishing

Yankee Publishing is seeking a marketing communications manager with responsibility for propelling, sustaining and developing Yankee Publishing’s internal and external communication initiatives for Yankee Magazine, Custom Publishing and McLean brands, ancillary products, events and trade media.

watervillevalley Director of Marketing – Waterville Valley Resort

6/30/2014 – Waterville Valley Resorts is seeking a director of marketing who will work collaboratively with the CEO, other Executive Team members and leaders of affiliate resort, community, partner and business associations, to develop marketing policies and programs for the entire company.