ANNUAL CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT!!!
Wyndham Gettysburg Hotel
95 Presidential Circle
Gettysburg, PA 17325
PCPA 2015 Annual Conference
Please mark your calendars to join us for our annual conference in Gettysburg, PA
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ANNOUNCING THE GRADY ROBERTS WRITING AWARD COMPETITION
Each year at its annual fall conference PCPA honors a Pennsylvania graduate student with recognition and a monetary award for writing about our profession. The Grady and Mary Roberts Graduate Student Writing Award has a long-standing history in PCPA. Dr. Grady H. Roberts Jr., Associate Dean Emeritus of the University of Pittsburgh is a past president of PCPA and established the award in honor of his parents and their investment in higher education.
Both Master's and Doctoral students are encouraged to submit an article or a paper on a major issue facing our profession. Anyone who has been enrolled as a graduate student during the 2014-2015 academic year is eligible to participate. To be considered for the award, submit evidence of enrollment, the article or paper, and the attached application to me at the address listed below, postmarked by September 15, 2015.
Eligibility requirements for submission include:
Students must be:
* Enrolled in a graduate degree program for one or more semesters during the 2014-2015 school
year. Verification is required.
* A current member of PCPA.
* Planning to attend the annual PCPA fall conference.
All students are encouraged to submit an entry for this award, which might be made easy by simply revising work already written for a class. Attached please find the application and additional information about the award. Should you have further questions, don't hesitate to contact me at the email address listed below.
Dr. Kelley R. Kenney, PCPA Faculty Liaison
Department of Counseling and Student Affairs
P.O. Box 730
Kutztown, PA 19530
Complete an application (available here)
A flyer containing the above details is available here.
A letter from Dr. Kenney containing the above information is available here.
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The Pennsylvania College Personnel Association (PCPA) actively promotes and recognizes principles of fairness, equity, and social justice in relation to, and across intersections of race, age, color, faith, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, social class, economic class, ethnicity, gender identity/expression, ability, and all other identities represented among our diverse membership.
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