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Webinar On Demand

Equipping you and your organization with key takeaways that can be implemented today to serve tomorrow’s public relations leaders.

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Research Library

Designed to help students, educators and professionals, the library is a free resource featuring public relations research on leadership, mentorship, and diversity and inclusion.

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Relive the Magic of the “Milestones in Mentoring” Gala

Some refer to our Gala as the “best night in public relations,” while others deem it as the “Oscars of public relations.” Either way, it’s a memorable evening that leaves attendees with a newfound energy and a greater appreciation for mentoring. Read more

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Why is the PR industry so far behind where it needs to be with D&I?

Board member and PR educator, Dr. Nilanjana Bardhan, conducted a review that showcases D&I trends throughout the 1990s and 2000s. The common denominator is leadership.

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Resources

D&I Research

Diversity & Inclusion Research

A summary of the current status and practices of Arthur W. Page Society members, showcasing how the PR industry embraces diverse and inclusive cultures for recruitment and retention of talent.

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Grants & Awards

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Q&A with our Honorees

Mentoring is a “hot” topic in many professions including public relations. Our 2016 “Milestones in Mentoring” honorees shared their mentoring tips, challenges, inspiration, advice, and much more.

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Contribute to Platform Magazine

Platform Magazine, sponsored by The Plank Center, offers public relations students, educators and practitioners to become part of the Platform team! Be published and noticed by the public relations industry.

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Latest News

The Plank Center Launches Research Library

The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations has launched its first-ever online research library. Designed to help students, educators and professionals, the library is a free resource featuring public relations research on leadership, mentorship, and diversity and inclusion. Read more

Plank Center Works to Advance Diversity and Inclusion in Public Relations

The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations has created a Diversity and Inclusion Committee to be a catalyst for other professional organizations, to help identify and bridge gaps, and assist organizations seeking to adopt best-in-class practices in the area of diversity and inclusion. Read more

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