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Introducing: PRSA Central PA Chapter 2021 Leadership

Introducing: PRSA Central PA Chapter 2021 Leadership

With the start of the new year comes new leadership for our PRSA chapter. These volunteers will oversee our chapter’s growth, educational programs, and financial stability throughout 2021. Thank you to the following members for their time and dedication to our...

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No, that wasn’t an error in the email – it was us wracking our brains for how to creatively introduce our chapter’s new and improved website! On the new site you’ll find: An easy way to volunteer Info about our student chapters of PRSSA A list of this year’s chapter...

Scholarships Provide Opportunities for Deserving Students

Scholarships Provide Opportunities for Deserving Students

According to Sallie Mae’s How America Pays for College 2020, on average, American families spent $30,017 on college. For those who dream of higher education, that fact may be daunting.  Fortunately, free scholarships and grants are available to help lighten the load,...

Ready to Lace Up? Check out the APR Boot Camp and Virtual Workshop

Ready to Lace Up? Check out the APR Boot Camp and Virtual Workshop

The APR Boot Camp is a three-day intensive course for candidates to prepare for and be Advanced through the Panel Presentation™, and take the computer-based Examination for Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) or Accreditation in Public Relations + Military...

A Code of Ethics: For your professional life, for your daily life

A Code of Ethics: For your professional life, for your daily life

By Bob Saline, APR, Fellow PRSA A code of ethics is designed to give us a moral compass.  As public relations professionals, this code should consistently guide our decisions. When you first joined PRSA, you were presented with our professional association’s Code of...

Meet Your Leadership

Meet Holly White Yes, she was born at Christmastime. But not at the North Pole. Holly has been involved in our chapter for about six years – first as a member of the Awards Committee, then taking on leading the committee, which she still does today, and the past two...

Mentors Needed: Help Influence the Industry’s Future

Mentors Needed: Help Influence the Industry’s Future

Are you looking to devote more time to volunteer initiatives? An ideal outlet to consider is PRSA’s recently launched Mentor Connect program. This vital program seeks to invest in the future of our profession. Mentor Connect is designed to help students and...

Thinking About Earning Your APR?

Thinking About Earning Your APR?

“The mentors weren’t just knowledgeable about how to prepare, but also very encouraging! They helped take something that looked like a mammoth task and broke it down into manageable steps. And because of the information I reviewed to prepare for the APR, I have...

Passing of Longtime Member Bob Fisher

Passing of Longtime Member Bob Fisher

PRSA members, It is with great sadness that we share the message below from Bob's wife Carol. A link to his obituary follows. Dear Friends, It is with great sadness that I share with you that my loving husband and your friend Robert M. (Bob) Fisher died on Jan. 2,...