$1500 Journalism Scholarship – Pennsylvania Women’s Press Association

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The Pennsylvania Women’s Press Association is now accepting applications for the 2014 Teresa Spatara Memorial Scholarship. The contest is open to both men and women who are currently juniors or seniors in college or in graduate school in Pennsylvania and who are Pennsylvania residents. The winner of the $1,500 prize is selected on the basis of proven journalistic ability, dedication to a newspaper career and general merit.

More information and an online application can be found at www.pwpa.us/scholarship.


Write an Article – You Can Win $200!

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Write an article on the theme of “Generation-Y” and receive a cash prize of $200

Generation-Y, the #YOLO Generation, known for selfies, swag and drunken snapchats. Write an article on Gen-Y and the one with the most ‘likes’ will receive $200.

Read the rules here.


$1000 Scholarship for Scranton Times Internships!

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For an electronic application, please email communication@scranton.edu


Fall 2013 Communication Department Newsletter!

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ABC Philadelphia Networking Night at Triumph Brewery in Old City!

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                 IABC Philadelphia is gearing up for an exciting fall season of programming!

Kick off the new program year, reconnect with colleagues and meet new people with a night of networking at Triumph Brewery in Philadelphia.

This is a great opportunity to build relationships with fellow members and local communicators.

Register now for this fun night of networking! We look forward to seeing you!

The registration fee will include a drink ticket and appetizers.

For more about the venue and parking, click here.



Thursday, September 19, 2013

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM


Triumph Brewery

117 Chestnut St.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106


For more information and to register, please click here.

Tina Kelley, author of “Almost Home…,” to visit the Communication Department!

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As part of her University visit with co-author Paul Ryan, Tina Kelley, co-author of Almost Home: Helping Kids Move from Homelessness to Hope, is coming to the Communication Department!

Ms. Kelley, a former New York Times reporter, a regularly published author, and Pulitzer Prize-winning team member will speak to students about working in the media.



When: Friday, September 20, 2013

Where:  The TV Stdio – St. Thomas Hall, Room 4112. (fourth floor, Communications Wing)

Time: 12 PM

Free pizza and soda will be provided.

All students are welcome!

Please RSVP to Dr. Kim Pavlick (kimberly.pavlick@scranton.edu) by September 18.

IABC Networking Party – June 19

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June 19: Networking Party

Time: 6-8 p.m. 

Location: Landmark Americana Restaurant, Wayne

Join IABC Philly as we bring our program year to a close with a night of networking at Landmark Americana Restaurant in Wayne. This is a great opportunity to connect with fellow members and local communicators before summer begins.

Register now for this fun night of networking! We look forward to seeing you!

The registration fee will include a drink ticket and appetizers.

Register Here