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AWCNJ Newsletter for Members and Friends
January 2013

2013 is here and we're excited to host our first event for the New Year -- make sure to register early for a discounted rate! Plus, more news below including a student chapter visit with AWCNJ, the return of AWC's popular webinar series and the 2013 Clarion Awards.

Wednesday, February 13

6:30-9:00 p.m.

Acappello Ristorante

398 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ
Robin Gaby Fisher

Robin Gaby Fisher, a New York Times best-selling author of three non-fiction books, will share riveting details from her most recent book, The Woman Who Wasn't There. The event will be at Acappello Ristorante, 398 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ. Dinner will include a family style assortment of appetizers, entrees, dessert, coffee and tea. Plus, signed copies of her book will be available for sale at the event.


Early Bird Pricing until January 31




Prices from February 1- February 13




At the Door

*$50 for everyone.



Learning from Each Other: AWC Colorado Student Chapter Visits AWCNJ

AWCNJ met with Student AWC chapter from Colorado to discuss communications careers in the East Coast.

It was "East met West" as nine members of the University of Colorado's AWC student chapter visit Montclair to meet with members from AWCNJ.
The students came to the East Coast to learn about career opportunities in communications in nearby New York City. Read more about it here >>>


Every Week in February, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST.



AWC's third annual Freelance February webinar series offers unique content to help freelancers and entrepreneurs expand their businesses as well as advice and tools for those thinking of taking the freelance plunge. This series covers everything from networking and portfolio building to free/low-cost resources.


You may register for the complete series at a $30 savings or register for the webinars individually.

Plus, don't miss AWCNJ member Aliah Davis-McHenry, President and Founder of Aliah Public Relations, who will present the topic, Freelance Foundation, on Tuesday, February 12.



Get the recognition you deserve for all your hard work!


All submissions for the AWC 2013 Clarion Awards must be made online through the Clarion site. The early-bird deadline is Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 and the final deadline is Sunday, March 31, 2013.


Please familiarize yourself with the award categories and requirements to ensure your submission meets the competition guidelines. You may submit any Clarion-related questions to


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In This Issue
Register Today for "A Discussion with Robin Gaby Fisher"
Learning From Each Other: Colorado Student Chapter Visits AWCNJ
2013 Freelance February Webinar Series
Registration Now Open for the 2013 Clarion Awards

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