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Advance Your Career with an APR!

Looking to advance your career or position yourself as a leader? The Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) credential might be the lift you need! Dr. Jacob Farbman, APR, PRSA Philadelphia’s APR Chair, will share the ins and outs of what is involved and how earning this accreditation can help you!

About our Speaker
Jacob C. Farbman, Ed.D., APR, serves as the executive director of the New Jersey Center for Student Success, which supports the state’s 18 community colleges in strengthening their roles to provide economic mobility for students. The New Jersey Center for Student Success is part of the New Jersey Council of County Colleges, the statewide nonprofit enshrined in state law that strengthens and supports New Jersey’s 18 community colleges.

In addition, Jacob has taught as an adjunct professor of communication studies at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) in Ewing since January 2001, teaching Introduction to Communication Theory and Strategies of Public Relations. He is the recipient of the Sigma Pi fraternity Outstanding Faculty Award and the Public Relations Society of America Philadelphia Chapter’s Outstanding Public Relations Educator Award.

Jacob serves as the Accredited in Public Relations (APR) Chair for the PRSA Philadelphia Chapter, and is responsible for supporting Chapter members in their pursuits of the APR credential.

Jacob holds a doctorate in educational leadership, a master’s degree in corporate public relations and a bachelor’s degree in communication all from Rowan University. He also holds an associate degree in communications/journalism from Salem Community College.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022, 12:30 PM until 1:30 PM
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Michele B Besso
Board President
Jacob C Farbman
Rachel E Forth
Programing Chair
Lisa McCracken - Help Desk
PRSA Staff
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