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2017 OCPRA Fall Workshop
10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 8
Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame | 4040 N. Lincoln Blvd., OKC

Nominations open for the Natalea Watkins Communicator of the Year Award. Learn more.
Nominations open for the Randy Talley Rising Star Award. Learn more.
The deadline to nominate a worthy candidate is Wednesday, Oct. 18.

Each year, OCPRA members tackle a relevant issue in our fall workshop, open to colleagues in all PR related fields and others interested. Co-sponsored by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education Communicator’s Council, our fall workshop provides excellent networking and learning opportunities. Recent fall workshops have examined leadership, emotional intelligence, crisis communications, admissions marketing, and more. Learn more about this year's workshop.


Paypal payment options for membership dues or additional plaques from the annual awards competition are available below.

2017 Fall Workshop
Registration - $60

Membership Dues
Award Entries/Plaques

Cindy Dougherty
Dean of Students at Southwestern Oklahoma State University

A Better Balanced You

10-11:30 am   Productivity & You       How to: only touch a piece of paperwork once and be done with it, reduce file space needs, not need lists, get 3 extra nights a week with no work “homework.” 

1. Your Personal Productivity: working hard all the time; doing well organized work; the ability to grow and change with the job; meeting goals with work.

2. Your Personal Work Style: Cooperatively; in a top-down model; as individuals; as equals.

Break    11:30-11:45 am

11:45-12:30 pm   Stress Is Not a Four Letter Word and You Can Turn It Into Power            

Explore Physical, Behavioral, Emotional and Psychological: actions and reactions related to stress and flip it all in your favor.

12:30 pm   Awards Presentation

Presentation of the Natalea Watkins Communicator of the Year and the Randy Talley Rising Star awards

12:45-1:30 pm   Lunch