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3rd Annual Public Relations Panel Discussion at Atlantic Cape to Focus on 'Crisis Communication'

November 9, 2011

Communication students at Atlantic Cape Community College’s Cape May County Campus will host a public relations panel discussion from 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 23, in the first floor lobby, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House.

Attendees will have an opportunity to interact with public relations professionals regarding “crisis communication” in the public relations industry. The discussion will provide information on how businesses, community organizations and educational institutions can handle crisis situations with tact. Panelists include public relations practitioners from Rowan University, Atlantic Cape Community College, Cape May County and other regional public relations professionals.

“We are excited to be hosting the third PR panel discussion at Atlantic Cape Community College. This event will be a great networking opportunity for students, faculty and members of the community,” said Joy Jones, assistant professor of communication at Atlantic Cape.

Guests are encouraged to ask the panelists public relations-related questions. Panelists will include: Larry Litwin, professor, Rowan University; and author of The Public Relations Practitioner’s Playbook and The ABCs of Strategic Communication; Barbary Murphy, owner/partner, Fish With Feet, LLC; Lenora Boninfante, communications director, Cape May County; Corinthea Harris, Atlantic Cape student, 2011 Communication Major of the Year and public relations intern; Michelle Dawn Mooney, anchor, NBC-40 and Kathleen J. Corbalis, APR, executive director of College Relations at Atlantic Cape.

This event is open to members of the community and light refreshments will be served. For additional information, contact Joy Jones at (609) 463-3590 or at jjones@atlantic.edu.