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Programs & Events

2015 Calendar


Date Title Guest Speaker Location Time
Tuesday, October 27

IMPACT Awards Ceremony and Cocktail

Online registration here

Dan Gibson, Director of Communications for Visit Tucson Reilly Craft Pizza & Drink, 101 E. Pennington 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 22

Public Relations and Ethics Seminar and Luncheon

Download flyer here

Online registration here

Don Heider, Founder, Center for Digital Ethics & Policy, Loyola University

Marriott University Park Hotel, 880 E. Second Street

Seminar: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Luncheon: Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 27

The Integral Role of Public Affairs

Program description


Captains Casey R. Osborne & Bryan L. Bouchard, Davis Monthan Air Force Base Arizona Inn 11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 24

The Future of Local Media

Presenter's Bio


Kip Cassino, Research Director, Stronpoint Marketing

Arizona Inn

11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Tuesday, March 24

The Ever-Popular Tucson News Directors Panel


News Directors Michelle Germano (KOLD), Michael Chihak (AZ Public Media), Cathie Batbie (KVOA), and Tom Burke (KGUN) Scottish Rite Cathedral

11:45 a.m.

- 1:15 p.m.

Tuesday, April 28

The Future of Storytelling


Michael Pranikoff, Global Director, Emerging Media, PR Newswire Scottish Rite Cathedral 11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Tuesday, May 26

PR Challenges and Opportunities - LIfe as a Municipal PIO


Rodney Campbell, Town of Marana; Annabelle Valenzuela, Pima County Dept. of Transporation; Mitch Basefsky, CAP in Pima and Pinal Counties

Scottish Rite Cathedral 11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
July No programs/events      
October IMPACT Awards      
November Chapter Annual Meeting      


2015 Important Deadlines

Southern Arizona Chapter

Deadline Title
First Monday of each month at noon Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) Study Session | Strongpoint Marketing | 616 N. Country Club Rd. | Contact APR Chair Elaine Nathanson with any questions or if you wish to join the study group.


PRSA National Events

Deadline Title


There are no major events at this time.

PRSA Western District Events


Deadline Title
Monday, March 2, 2015

2015 PRSA Western District Conference: Los Angeles | March 19 - 21, 2015 | PRSALA.ORG Save the Date!


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