TITLE

Benefits of Department Membership

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Jim
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Spectra;May2007, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses why it benefits academic communications departments to be a part of the National Communications Association. Membership benefits include a subscription to this newsletter, a listing in the organization's database, a voucher for a student membership, free job postings on the e-mail listserv, and discounts to organization activities. The savings associated with membership are significant. In addition, membership fees support the communications community and further the work of the organization and discipline.
ACCESSION #
25077793

 

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