CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Thursday, Oct. 1 – March of Dimes
Friday, Oct. 2 - National Conference Registration due
Saturday, Oct. 3 – Family Weekend
Tuesday, Oct. 6 – Member Dues, Pitching Part 1
Saturday, Oct. 10 – Social
Sunday, Oct. 11 – Sand Volleyball Tournament
Saturday, Oct. 17 – Rader Farms Social
Friday, Nov. 6 – Tuesday, Nov. 10 – National Conference
AP STYLE WORKSHOP
Dr. Smudde presented to the Chapter about AP style. Members can view his presentation here.
Dues are $80 for the calendar year. Opporutnities include National Conference, agency tours, PRSA dinners, leadership positions, and networking events. The deadline is Oct. 6. Please write check to “ISU PRSSA”
National Conference is a professional development and networking event in Atlanta from Nov. 6 – 10. The registration fee is $310 and the last day to register is Oct. 2. Send flight information to Andrea at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for coming!
March of Dimes
The Signature Chef Auction is this Thursday, Oct. 1 in the Brown Ballroom from 4:30 – 7:40 p.m. Please wear business casual if you are volunteering.
This Saturday, Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to noon, we are looking for volunteers to be at our booth for Family Weekend. Please email the account if you are interested.
Congratulations to Megan Rubinger on becoming Fundraising Chair and Katie Rio on becoming Social Chair.
We will have our first social on Saturday, Oct. 10. The theme is a luau.
Sand Volleyball Tournament
United Way of McLean County is hosting a sand volleyball tournament on Sunday, Oct. 11. Teams can have up to eight players. Email Ali Seys at email@example.com for more information.
On Saturday Oct. 17, we will host a social with NIU’s Chapter of PRSSA to meet other members in the state. The social is at Rader Family Farms.
Our posts are reaching about 1,500 people. See Tyler F. to get more involved in social media for the Chapter.
If you are interested in becoming the PR Chair for ISU Alternative Spring Break, let Tyler K. know. Alternative Breaks occur over the winter, fall, and spring breaks where ISU students perform service project in cities around the US.
Member of the Week
Congratulations to Kathy Montenegro on becoming Member of the Week.
Today is the last day members can sign up for a t-shirt. Please give $15 to Tyler Krivich.
Workshop Next Week
Next Tuesday, Oct. 6, members will learn how to create elevator pitches when networking with professionals.
Katie Helander - President