PPRS is a professional society of more than 150 active public relations professionals throughout Central Pennsylvania. Our members represent various types of organizations with expertise in all facets of public relations.

PowerPoint was released in 1987 and remains one of the most widely used presentation tools in business. Now, more than 30 years later, the software has evolved but many of us have not evolved with it.  In this interactive environment, how can we find new ways to use old presentation tools? And what else should we consider as compelling content delivery methods?  

Join us on April 26 as Amanda Forr, senior director of creative content at Bravo Group, helps us to delve deeper into more interactive, inspirational methods to deliver powerful presentations. 

When: Thursday, March 29, 5:30 p.m.

Location: Caddy Shack at Armitage Golf Club

 

Learn more and register here.

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As communications professionals, we counsel leaders every day.  But when the tables are turned and we're looked to for leadership, will we be ready to provide it? In this hectic 24/7 communications environment, have you put any time into your own leadership development?  

As business mogul Warren Buffett once said: "The best investment you can make is in yourself."  Don't leave your leadership aspirations on the back burner. 

Learn tips on how you can make the leap from communicator to leader at our next meeting on March 29 at the Susquehanna Club in New Cumberland, where we will welcome Antigoni Ladd of Tigrett Leadership Academy... Read more


The Pennsylvania Public Relations Society is now accepting applications for its 2018 Communication Scholarship. Please help us to spread the word among any qualified students!

We will choose one $1,000 scholarship recipient for 2018. All applicants must be full-time communication and public relations students and:

  • an upcoming junior or senior;
  • a legal PA resident and full-time student;
  • involved in extracurricular activities; and
  • a strong writer with at least a 2.75 GPA.

Application deadline: The application must be postmarked or e-mailed to PPRSscholar@gmail.com by end of day by March 12, 2018.

For more details and to print an application, please click here.

Questions? Please direct any questions to PPRS Student Development Committee Co-Chairs, Leslie Amorós & Sean Connolly, at PPRSscholar@gmail.com.

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