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AdPR Week

September 25, 2017 @ 12:00 am - September 29, 2017 @ 11:59 pm

A celebration of the students, faculty and alumni who are part of the Department of Advertising and Public Relations.

Monday, Sept. 25: 10 a.m., Grady 412
AdPR Vantage Point discussion: “Corporate Communication Around the Globe”
Michael B. Goodman, Ph.D., director of CCI Corporate Communication International and Professor and Director of the MA in Corporate Communication at Baruch College, The City University of New York

Tuesday, Sept. 26: 6 p.m., Peyton Anderson Forum
Ad Club/PRSSA/IABC meeting: “Advertising and PR for Big Brands”
Tucker Berta Sarkisian, PR Director, SweetWater Brewing Company and agency representative from 22 Squared

Chick-Fil-A spirit night
“Eat Mor Chikin” Mention AdPR@UGA so that 10% of the evening’s sales will support our dept!
· Beechwood Chick-Fil-A, 5:00 – 8:00 pm

Wednesday, Sept. 27: 1:30 p.m., Peyton Anderson Forum
Women’s Leadership Panel moderated by Grady College professor, Dr. Karen King.
Top female Advertising and PR industry executives will discuss the challenges and successes along their own path to leadership.
· Solange Claudio – President, Moxie
· Brooke Beach – CEO, MarketWake
· Alicia Thompson – Managing Director, Porter Novelli
· Donna Speciale – President of Ad Sales, Turner

Student Lunch – 12:00 p.m., Reservation required, Round table discussion with panel members from Women’s Leadership Panel.

Thursday, Sept. 28: Virtual Event
Social Media Mania: Student and Alumni, #AdPRide photo contest. Post an industry specific photo of yourself (sitting at your desk, on an agency tour, during your summer internship experience, etc.) and a comment about why you are proud to be a student or alum of Grady College, Department of AdPR. Please use #AdPRide

Friday, Sept. 29 : 10:00 a.m – Noon, Peyton Anderson Forum
AdPR Games – Free donuts for AdPR students and an opportunity to co-mingle and express their #AdPRide. Competition for most participation between advertising and public relations majors.


September 25, 2017 @ 12:00 am
September 29, 2017 @ 11:59 pm


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