2015 National Assembly

March 12–15assembly15
Portland, Ore.

Program (PDF)

Thursday, March 12

  • 4–6:30 p.m. Day-of Competition (optional for all attendees; pre-registration required)
  • 7–9 p.m. Welcome Reception

Friday, March 13

  • 7:45–8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30–9:30 a.m. Chapter Officer Sessions
  • 9:40 a.m.–1 p.m. Leadership Training Sessions
    • Guiding your Chapter to the National level
    • Peer leadership: Today a leader, tomorrow a legacy
    • Risk Management: Navigating difficult conversations
  • 1–2 p.m. Lunch on Your Own
  • 2–4 p.m. Special Session with Jenny Moede, Oregon Story Board Executive Director* (required for delegates)

*Delegate debriefing following immediately after the session.

Saturday, March 14

  • 7:45–8:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast
  • 8:15 a.m.–12 p.m. National Assembly Meeting**
  • 12–1:15 p.m. Lunch on Your Own
  • 1:15–6:30 p.m. National Assembly Meeting**

**This meeting may last longer depending on the number of candidates.

Sunday, March 15

•11:30–1 p.m. Meeting of Current and Incoming National Committees***

***For the newly elected and current National Committee members only.

Day-of Competition

The 2015 Day of Competition, sponsored by Univeral Accreditation Board (UAB), will focus on building awareness and increasing the number of students who take the Certificate in Principles of Public Relations. Participants of the winning team will receive a personalized plaque and $50.

Winning Team

  • Kaitlin Goins, University of Alabama
  • Jon Kovach, Utah Valley University
  • Victoria Lewis, Belmont University
  • Amanda Moline, Ohio University