New Professionals Week was designed by the PRSA National New Professionals Section to celebrate current young professional members, attract new members to local Chapters and share resources and ideas with new pros across the country. Ideally, each participating Chapter will hold an event during New Professionals Week that is focused on new professionals.
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#NPprsa Tweetchat Celebrate #NPWeek
What do you love most about being young public relations professional? What are some of your frustrations? Join other new professionals all over the country to tweet about life as a young professional. Does your city/town host events for new professionals? What about your PRSA Chapter? Networking? Happy Hours? We'll be tweeting about everything new professional!
Date/Time: Thursday, Nov.15, Noon EST
Location: Twitter - #NPWeek
PRSA Chicago Young Professionals Network: November Tweet Chat
This chat will talk about everything media relations. New professionals are encouraged to log on and tweet up during the chat and learn from PR and media relations pros in the industry!
Date and Time: Nov. 15, 7 p.m. CST/ 8 p.m. EST
Location: Twitter - #ypnchat
RSVP: Click here to register
Questions? Contact Dana Bubonovich, Social Media Chair at (412) 720-8696.
PRSA Chicago Young Professionals Network: November Social
The PRSA Chicago Young Professionals Network invites you to mix and mingle with other young professionals in the industry and potential career and industry mentors Monday, November 12 at Rittergut Wine Bar and Social Club (10 S. Wacker Dr.) in Chicago. This event is open to members and non-members. Industry veterans will be in attendance as well. This is a 21+ event. There is no cost to attend, but you do buy your own drinks.
Date and Time: Nov.12, 6–8 p.m. CST
Location: Rittergunt Wine Bar and Restaurant, 10 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60606
Questions? Contact Alison Hamer, PRSA Chicago YPN Chair
PRSA Columbus Chapter
Central Ohio PRSA New Pros will host a day dedicated to “everything you need to know your first 5 years in the field,” with guest presentations on: community involvement, financial planning, career development and PRSA involvement, along with a panel Q&A. Drinks and refreshments will be available, and we’ll be around to watch the Ohio State University Buckeyes take on the University of Wisconsin Badgers at Wisconsin.
Date and Time: 12 – 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012
Location: Bernard’s Tavern, 630 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Who: Central Ohio PRSA New Pros Members, non-PRSA members
RSVP: to Jeana Harrington or Janelle Huelsman . Registration is limited to 50 on a first come, first serve basis.
Cost and Registration: Registration is free for PRSA members and $10 for non-members.
PRSA New York: Chapter: PR Tuesday Networking Event
As the city rebuilds and returns to normalcy after Hurricane Sandy and the Nor’Easter, join your fellow public relations professionals for an evening of networking and fun as we celebrate PRSA's New Professionals Week.
Date/Time: Nov. 13, 6–8 p.m. EST
Location: NOIR NY, 151 E. 50th St. (Between Lexington & 3rd Ave.), New York, NY 10022 www.noirny.com
RSVP: Click here to register
Questions?: Contact Brandi Boatner, New Professionals Chair, PRSA-NY Chapter
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