New Professionals Week


PRSA 2016 New Professionals Week – August 1-7

Join us to celebrate PRSA 2016 New Professionals Week, August 1-7, 2016.

PRSA New Professionals Week celebrates current members and encourages the sharing of resources and ideas with new professionals across the country. During PRSA New Professionals Week, we encourage Chapters to host events focused on providing networking and career development opportunities for professionals new to the industry.


PRSA 2016 New Professionals Week – National Events 

Free Webinar Sponsored by the New Professional Section
Writing for Diverse Audiences: Things to Consider Before You Press the Send Key
Tuesday, August 2, 2016, 3:00-4:00 p.m.
Event Details & Registration

#NPPRSA Twitter
Use the PRSA New Pros hastag, #NPPRSA, during all of your programming for PRSA 2016 New Professionals Week!

PRSA 2016 New Professionals Week – Local Chapter Events  

Charlotte Chapter
New Professionals Panel
Thursday, August 4, 2016, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Goodwill Opportunity Campus Community Space, 5301 Wilkinson Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28208
Event Details & Registration

Hoosier Chapter
New Pros Week Celebration
Thursday, August 4, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
The Eagle, 310 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Event Details & Registration

New York Chapter
Networking Happy Hour
Monday, August 1, 2016, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
SideBar – 118 E 15th St, New York, NY 10003

“Discover Your Life & Leadership Purpose” Workshop
Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
NYIT – 16 West 61st Street, Room 723, New York, NY 10023
Event Details & Registration

Richmond Chapter
Next Wave Networking Social
Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
The Blue Goat, 5710 Grove Ave. Richmond, VA 23226
Event Details & Registration

Plan Your Chapter New Professionals Week Event

PRSA Chapters across the country often hold events focused on helping new professionals adjust to the industry and continue their professional development as they grow in their careers. PRSA 2015 New Professionals Week is a great opportunity to host an event for new professionals in your community.

A few budget-friendly event ideas for local Chapters include:

  • Host a special viewing of a PRSA webinar for new professionals
  • Sponsor a Networking Mixer or Happy Hour at a popular local restaurant or bar
  • Coordinate a job fair or career connection event for new professionals
  • Host at an event or workshop at a local company or agency

To add your Chapter event to this listing, complete and submit the PRSA New Professionals Week Chapter Event FormIf your Chapter has any questions about hosting an event for PRSA 2016 New Professionals Week, please email Programming Co-Chairs Heather Harder and Ruthann Campbell for more details.