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Media Law & Leveraging Resources – 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.

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

memberbenefit copy The Value of Membership

When you join PRSA you join a vibrant network of practitioners, focused on sharing insights and best practices. Our members understand the realities of practicing public relations and offer solutions for all career levels. As the world’s leading advocate for public relations and communications professionals, PRSA represents a diverse cross-section of the industry, including corporate institutions, agencies, independent practitioners, public affairs organizations, associations, hospitals, schools, professional services firms and nonprofit.

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2014 marks a landmark year for the Accreditation in Public Relations (APR). The credential, the only nationally recognized certification of the public relations profession, celebrates 50 years in 2014. Currently, more than 5,000 professionals from the agency, corporate, association and education fields hold the APR mark.

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.

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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.