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Conference Dates

Find dates for upcoming conferences, including submission deadlines.

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2015-16 CGSA Board Election

Dues paying members: Cast your ballot for the next CGSA board between Tuesday, April 14-Friday, April 17. You will find a ballot in your box starting Tuesday morning and have until 5 p.m. on Friday to return it to Lori in the front office. Below you will find a list of candidates for each position. […]

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CGSA Constitution Revisions

The CGSA Constitution, according to the records we’ve been able to access, was last updated in 2006. As such, it is very much in need of an update to reflect what it is that CGSA does. The amendments the CGSA board has unanimously voted to pass on to the membership merely serve to update and clean […]

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Communication Conference Deadlines

Here’s a list of upcoming conference dates, including submission deadlines. Have one you think we should add to the list? Just let us know by emailing!

Central States Communication Association (CSCA)

Submission deadline: October 3, 2014
Conferences dates: April 15-19, 2015
Location: Madison, WI

Eastern Communication Association (ECA)

“Deliberation: Philadelphia”
Submission deadline: October 15, 2014
Conference dates: April 22-26, 2015
Location: Sheraton Society […]

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FAC Potluck

[ September 26, 2014; 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. ] CGSA Potluck at the Purdue Village Community Center Lounge!

Bring a dish to pass and enjoy a delicious meal with friends and colleagues. Following dinner will be the option of board games, sand volleyball, and a nature hike at the horticulture park!

Friday, September 26 from 6-9 pm

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Meet the candidates for the M.A. Member at Large!

Julie Cannon
In my previous life I was a manager of a business affairs department at an agency in Los Angeles. I am comfortable balancing the needs of many different people and personality types. I was their go-to person for interdepartmental problem solving and critical thinking in regard to sometimes sensitive communication issues. Prior to that […]

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Successful Grant Writing Strategies

[ September 26, 2014; 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM. ] Successful Grant Writing Strategies

September 26, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Acquire tips, advice, and instructions on how to effectively construct and write a proposal for funding from Sally Bond, Assistant Director of Research Development Services.

Register here.

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Grant and Proposal Writing Workshop

[ September 24, 2014; 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. ] Grant and Proposal Writing Workshop – September 24, 2014

Dr. Peter Dunn (Professor of Entomology and Research Integrity Officer) will provide tips, advice, and instruction on how to write a proposal for funding. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, September 24, from 7:00 – 8:30 PM.

Please register at here.

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Making the Most of Your Presentation

[ September 23, 2014; 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. ] September 23, 2014
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Strong oral presentation skills are a key to success for engineers, scientists, and other professionals, yet many speakers are at a loss to tackle the task. Systematic as they otherwise can be in their work, they go at it intuitively, sometimes haphazardly, with much good will but seldom good […]

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PGSG Career Fair

[ October 5, 2014 6:00 PM to October 6, 2014 4:00 PM. ] PGSG Career Fair

Sunday October 5th, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Information Session, Company Presentations, Purdue Graduate Student Center

Monday October 6th, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM: Roundtable Discussion (sign-up is required), PMU South Ballroom

Monday October 6th, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Career Fair PMU South Ballroom

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