The Northwest Arkansas chapter of PRSA has monthly programs including panel discussions, speaking engagements, roundtables, networking events and professional development opportunities with experts and leaders from the PR/Communications industry. PRSA NWA strives to help members and guests become more successful by providing opportunities to connect with other communications professionals.

August Program: Communicating for the World

There are a couple of words you should know and understand – zoonosis and pandemic. You could Google them, but it might be more interesting to come to our August program to learn how PR and communications fit into a program designed to help prevent the first word from... read more

July Program: Messaging the Head Hog

How can PR professionals effectively shape the message of their CEO, Executive Director, Athletics Director or Senior Executive team? Join us as Kevin Trainor, Associate Athletic Director for Public Relations, talks about his experience working alongside Vice... read more

June Program: Communications Tools & Tactics

Join NWA PRSA on Wednesday, June 28, for this popular crowdsourced session and leave with new tools in your PR tool kit! Attendees will share the best tech (and other) tools that help them keep their sanity as PR professionals. From tried and true ways to capture... read more

May Program: Video Production 101

Ever wondered how you can produce a quick and relevant video using just your smartphone? Join us this month as Videographer Alex Stewart and Digital Media Manager Logan Webster share tips and tools for making usable videos on a smartphone. Learn the basics about... read more

April 26 Program: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Join us this month as Diane Carroll, Director of Communications, and Beth Bobbitt, Public Relations Manager for Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, provide insight into the communications planning behind an upcoming temporary exhibition. This summer, Chihuly: In... read more

March 29 Program: Blogger and Influencer Sarah Fortune

Join us this month as blogger and social influencer Sarah Fortune Gill shares tips from obtaining and engaging an audience to featuring a company-sponsored social media post. As a blogger and social influencer, Sarah shares her life and adventures with followers from... read more

February 22 Program: Social Media Panel

Join us this month as our panel of social media pros discuss best practices for engaging audiences, using social media channels to enhance connections and build relationships with diverse audiences, and measuring success. WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 1... read more

January 24 Mixer

You’re invited to help us kick off 2017 with our annual mixer in January! This year’s event includes dinner at a new location – Theo’s in Rogers. SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday, January 24, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Social: 6 p.m./Dinner: 6:30 p.m. Location: Theo’s Rogers, 3300... read more

August 31 Program: #AllTheTools

Join us for our next meeting on August 31 In the world of modern communication, there are tricks, tools and tactics flying at us daily at roughly the speed of neurons firing in the brain (by the way, there’s now a camera that can keep up that pace: approximately 223... read more

July 26 Program: Connecting with the Razorbacks

In July, we met at the University of Arkansas for a panel discussion on the ways the external team at the University of Arkansas’ Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is reaching its key audiences. The panel discussed the use of traditional PR methods as well as... read more