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Events: Museum of PR Tackles Issues Facing LGBTQ Pros

Thu, May 19, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Museum of PRMuseum of Public Relations slates free virtual event on June 2 that will examine the issues facing LGBTQ communicators... PRSA's New York chapter will hold its second annual summit dedicated to DE&I in PR on June 15 and 16... Propel will sponsor May 25 webinar that looks at how the connection between PR pros and journalists can be strengthened.

Events: Annenberg Center Addesses Corporate Activism

Tue, Mar. 8, 2022

By Steve Barnes

AnnenbergThe USC Annenberg Center for Public Relations will address “The Future of Corporate Activism” at its 32nd Kenneth Owler Smith Symposium, to be held on March 31... A free Institute for Public Relations webinar on March 21 will look at how communications pros can effectively combat the effects of workplace burnout... The New York Financial Writers Association will be presenting the 79th edition of their Financial Follies, on May 20 at the Edison Ballroom in midtown Manhattan.

Events: Dilenschneider Group to Explore Challenges Faced by Boards of Directors

Fri, Feb. 18, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Robert DilenschneiderThe Dilenschneider Group will sponsor “New Challenges for Boards in the New Year,” on Feb. 24... The Museum of Public Relations will look back at more than a century of women in public relations at a March 3 event, “PR Women Who Changed History”... New York Women in Communications will offer “Weathering the Pandemic and Working Together for a Brighter Tomorrow” on March 9.


Events: Museum of PR to Broadcast PR Talent Show

Wed, Nov. 24, 2021

By Steve Barnes

TalentThe Museum of Public Relations is broadcasting its “PR’s Got Talent” variety show on Nov. 30 at 6 p.m... The National Press Club Communicators’ Team is sponsoring a Dec. 2 virtual discussion that will look at what organizations are doing to promote and implement DE&I efforts among their employees... SheRunsIt will present a Dec. 9 virtual event focused on showing professional women how to calculate their worth, be more assertive and ask for what they deserve.

A Golden Age for Virtual Awards

Wed, Nov. 24, 2021

By Rose Ross

Rose RossHow the rise of the virtual world gave a surprise boost to online events and awards ceremonies.

Events: WWPR Honors Waldman as Woman of the Year

Fri, Nov. 19, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Susan WaldmanThe Washington Women in PR honored Meals on Wheels chief marketing and communications officer Susan Waldman as its 2021 Woman of the Year at a virtual awards ceremony on Nov. 18... The Institute for Public Relations is holding its annual Distinguished Lecture and Awards Dinner on Dec. 2... A Dec. 8 PRSA event will look at the pros and cons of becoming an independent practitioner.

PR Summit DC Goes Live Again

Tue, Nov. 16, 2021

By Christine O'Dwyer

Mid-Atlantic Marketing Summit & PR Summit DCThe Nov. 10 Mid-Atlantic Marketing Summit and PR Summit DC in Tysons, VA gave attendees an in-person look at many of the developments currently affecting the communications industry.

Events: Museum of PR Explores Challenges Faced by Native American PR Pros

Fri, Nov. 5, 2021

By Steve Barnes

MuseumMuseum of PR holds a Nov. 11 virtual event to examine challenges faced by Native American PR pros... The Publicity Club of New York, in conjunction with Ragan's Communications Week, is hosting a Tuesday, Nov. 16 virtual event featuring decision-makers at New News Now, Morning Brew and Newsy... National Press Club slates a Nov. 17 online discussion about how professional communicators can serve as critical sources for the media

Events: IPR, PRSA Ed Academy Slate 'Allies on DE&I Journey'

Wed, Oct. 20, 2021

By Steve Barnes

IPRThe Institute for Public Relations and PRSA Educators Academy are presenting “Allies on the DE&I Journey,” free webinar on Oct. 28... The National Press Club is helping to raise awareness and generate public support for detained journalist Austin Tice with the first “Run For Austin Virtual 5K” on Nov. 13... The 2021 Financial Follies has been rescheduled for May 20, 2022.

Plank Center Celebrates Milestones in Mentoring

Tue, Oct. 12, 2021

By Steve Barnes

MentoringThe Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations at the University of Alabama will honor five PR leaders at its Nov. 11 Milestones in Mentoring Gala.

Events: Institute of PR Celebrates 65th Birthday

Fri, Oct. 8, 2021

By Steve Barnes

IPRThe Institute for Public Relations is celebrating its 65th birthday on Oct. 26, and to mark the event, it is presenting two free webinars....The Black Marketers Coalition announces creation of the National Black Marketers Day to be observed Nov. 16....The Museum of Public Relations is holding a "PR’s Got Talent” fundraiser on Nov. 30.

Events: Museum of Public Relations to Explore State of Diversity

Tue, Oct. 5, 2021

By Steve Barnes

MuseumThe Museum of Public Relations is presenting “Silence Is Not an Option: Allyship, Advocacy and Anti-Racism” discussion of the current state of diversity, equity and inclusion on Oct. 27... New York Women in Communications is holding the 2021 Matrix Awards ceremony as a virtual event on Oct. 18... Pure Earth, an international "green" NGO presented its 2021 Impact Award to TogoRun CEO Gloria Janata at its Oct. 4 Night of Hope Healing on Broadway Benefit.

Events: Live Big Apple Awards Set for Sept 28

Wed, Sep. 22, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Big AppleThe PRSA-NY 2021 Big Apple Awards will be taking place at the Edison Ballroom in Manhattan on Sept. 28. This marks a return to an in-person event... LaVoieHealthScience is supporting the Inaugural BioFuture Conference: Reimagine the Future of Healthcare, which will take place as a live event at Cure by Deerfield in New York on Oct. 5-6... Women in PR North America will present the virtual 2021 Women In Public Relations Leadership Conference on Oct. 6.

Events: Think in Color Summit Promotes Diversity

Tue, Jul. 20, 2021

By Steve Barnes

ThinkificThinkific Labs, a platform for creating, marketing and selling online courses, presents Think in Color Summit on July 27 and 28... PRSA’s National Capital Chapter is taking entries for its National Capital Excellence in Communication Awards... Institute for Public Relations webinar looks at health literacy.

Events: Washington Women in Journalism Awards Set for June 22

Fri, Jun. 11, 2021

By Steve Barnes

WWIJWashington Women in Journalism Awards will honor CBS' Norah O'Donnell, PBS' Yamiche Alcindor at June 22 presentation... PRSA National Capital Chapter slates DE&I best practices event on June 29... Museum of PR focuses on LGBTQ community with keynoter Stephanie Battaglino, author of "Reflections from both Sides of Glass Ceiling," on June 29.

Events: Plank Center Set to Unveil North American Communication Monitor Results

Fri, Jun. 4, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Karla GowerThe Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations slates June 9 Facebook Live conversation to discuss the results of the 2020-2021 North American Communication Monitor... PRSA-NY schedules June 16-17 virtual summit dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion in PR... The Hispanic Public Relations Association is accepting entries for the 2021 ¡BRAVO! Awards.

Events: National Press Club Hosts Healthcare Pros

Fri, May 7, 2021

By Steve Barnes

NPCThe National Press Club’s communications team is hosting a May 20 discussion in which leading healthcare pros will talk about how their jobs have evolved and what they are looking for PR pros... PRSA books May 19 virtual event, a panel of travel media pros will discuss the future of travel... Women in PR North America hosts Modern Day Boss Conference on May 16.

Events: National Press Club Marks World Press Freedom Day

Fri, Apr. 23, 2021

By Steve Barnes

NPCThe National Press Club marks World Press Freedom Day on May 3... The Institute for Public Relations is presenting a free webinar on April 28 that will focus on the growing role that research, analysis and evaluation play in communications... Museum of Public Relations will hold its second annual Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance on May 12.