CALENDAR OF EVENTS
• Tuesday, Oct. 6 – Member Dues, Pitching Part 1
• Saturday, Oct. 10 – Social
• Tuesday, Oct. 13 – Pitching Part 2
• Friday, Oct. 16 – St. Louis Tours
• Saturday, Oct. 17 – Rader Farms Social
• Saturday, Oct. 24 – Concession Stands
• Sunday, Oct. 25 – Sand Volleyball Tournament
• Friday, Nov. 6 – Tuesday, Nov. 10 – National Conference
PITCHING PART 1
Members learned how to create an elevator pitch with help from the executive board.
Members dues are $80 for the calendar year and $70 for the semester. Opporutnities include National Conference, agency tours, PRSA dinners, leadership positions, and networking events. The deadline for dues is Tuesday, Oct. 6.
National Conference is in Atlanta from Nov. 6 – 10. Please send flight information to Andrea at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Universal Accreditation Board is offering the Certificate in Principles of Public Relations to members who are within 6 months of graduation, taking a preparatory class, and $150 fee for the test.
March of Dimes
Thanks for volunteering!
On Saturday, Oct. 10, students can attend the first social of the year for $10. The theme is luau.
Sand Volleyball Tournament
United Way of McLean County is hosting a sand volleyball tournament on Sunday Oct. 25 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Pheasant Lanes. The champion game will be at 4:30 p.m. Teams can have six to eight players. Email Ali Seys at email@example.com for more information or to sign up.
St. Louis Tours
On Friday, Oct. 16 members can travel to St. Louis to tour Fleishman Hillard, Osborn Barr and Sports Commission. Members can sign up after Chapter. The cost is $10 for gas.
On Saturday, Oct. 17 ISU’s Chapter of PRSSA will host a social with NIU’s and Oliviet Nazarene’s Chapter of PRSSA at Rader Family Farms at 11 a.m. The cost is $8 per person.
We are looking for 12 to 15 volunteers for concession Stands on Saturday, Oct. 24. Volunteers need to be there at 9:30 a.m.
Member of the Month
Congratulations to Derek Lee on becoming Member of the Month.
If you ordered a shirt please give your $15 to Tyler.
Workshop Next Week
Pitching Part 2 will be on Tuesday, Oct. 13. Members will be able to practice their elevator pitches with professionals. Please dress business casual.
Katie Helander - President