The 5th annual PRSA Boston Social Media Summit will take place May 12, 2017 at Bentley University. We are looking for speakers who inspire others with their expertise and knowledge on cutting edge social and digital media trends, have an interesting case study to share, and are willing to share their expertise with others.
Yankee Chapter’s own Jane Law was elected to the position of 2017 national Delegate-at-Large at the PRSA Leadership Assembly on October 22. Delegates-at-large serve a one-year term and represent PRSA members who are not affiliated with a chapter.
PRSA’s annual meeting of the Leadership Assembly was held on Saturday, October 22nd, in conjunction with the International Conference being held in Indianapolis on the following three days. The Assembly is the Society’s legislative body, and 203 delegates representing Chapters from around the country and the world gathered to hear reports on the state of the Society from its leadership and to vote on the Society’s incoming leaders as well as proposed bylaws changes.
A veritable who’s who of PR dignitaries, including Jerry Dalton, John Paluszek, Don Bates and other public relations leaders, gathered on September 8th at the Museum of Public Relations at Baruch College in NYC, for the opening of the Patrick Jackson exhibit and to acknowledge Pat’s widespread influence on the public relations profession.
Margaret Kuchinski, a senior at Champlain College and a resident of Delmar, N.Y., has been awarded the 2016 Yankee Chapter PRSA Scholarship. This year for the second time, the annual scholarship is sponsored by EDvestinU®, the NH Higher Education Loan Program’s nonprofit Student Loan Lending and Refinancing Program.
The Yankee Chapter seeking nominees for it annual Patrick Jackson Award that will be presented at the chapter’s annual meeting in November. Submission deadline is October 12, 2016.
The Yankee Chapter PRSA Summit Award recognizes excellence in a specific area of focus, which varies year-to-year, based on trends, behaviors, and new technologies in the public relations field. Submission deadline is October 12, 2016.
Having sufficiently recovered from earning my Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) in November of 2015, I’ve begun to notice the many ways in which the experience has influenced my work life and the way I think about my job.
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We’re Still Accepting Applications for the 2016 Yankee Chapter PRSA Scholarship Sponsored by EDvestinU; Eligible Students Should Apply by August 1, 2016
On St. Patrick’s Day, CEO of the Public Relations Society of America Joseph P. Truncale, PhD, CAE spoke about the future of PRSA at a breakfast for Accredited Public Relations professionals.