Mount Royal Public Relations Program 50th Anniversary

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Ross Glen Hall

4825 Mount Royal Gate Southwest

Calgary, AB T3E 7N5

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Join us on September 20, 2019 for MRU’s first Public Relations Program Reunion as we celebrate Innovation, Evolution and Excellence - 50 Years of Public Relations Education at Mount Royal University.

  • Reconnect with friends and faculty from your Mount Royal days
  • Gain an insider's glimpse on the future for this dynamic field
  • Learn what's happening at MRU today
  • Renew your connection with the program and public relations education

This Fall marks 50 years since Mount Royal welcomed its first class of Public Relations students into the Public Relations Certificate Program at Mount Royal College.

During the past five decades the Program has evolved from a two-year Public Relations certificate to its current role as a leading CPRS Accredited Public Relations program that welcomes 68 students annually into a four-year Bachelor of Communication Studies – Public Relations degree program.

Join us on campus for this inaugural event as we celebrate the shared successes of the past five decades and glimpse into what lies ahead for education in this rapidly evolving profession.

1:15 pm - 2:45 p.m. Professional Development Session
"Leveraging Media Relations and Social Media for Effective Communications and Public Relations", Ellen Parker and Associates

1:15 pm - 2:45 p.m. Professional Development Session
"Tell Your Story and Make Some Noise", Lara Unsworth and Kristal Gallo

1:30 pm - 3:00 p.m. Senior Students' Portfolio Showcase
limited to 30 reviewers - if you are interested in being a reviewer, please click here.

3:30 - 6:30 p.m. Innovation, Evolution and Excellence - 50 Years of Public Relations at Mount Royal University

- Meet the Chairs (panel discussion)
- Adam Coates, CCO, Westlead Inc.
- Keynote Speaker - Dr. Donald K. Wright
- Networking

Full event details and speaker bios available here.



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Ross Glen Hall

4825 Mount Royal Gate Southwest

Calgary, AB T3E 7N5

Canada

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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