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CSCA 2023 Convention - Message to OPC Group

We are about a month away from CSCA and are excited to announce the Annual Organizational and Professional Interest Group Tour at City Museum in St. Louis. Below is all the information you need to RSVP. We hope you can join us. 

Connecting Academia with Industry: Organizational and Professional Communication Interest Group Tour of City Museum 

You are invited to join us for the Organizational and Professional Communication Interest Group Annual Tour. We will visit City Museum, a “Weirdly Wonderful” place to explore and learn. The tour will include a history of the museum, communication strategies for event planning and community outreach to increase public involvement, and museum features. There is an $18 fee this year that will need to be paid two weeks in advance of the tour and includes museum access after the tour until 10pm. Inside the museum there are also venues for our annual after-tour social. For more information on City Museum, visit

To secure travel arrangements and collect advanced payment, participants must register in advance by Monday, March 13, 2023 through this online survey  

Tour Timeline on Friday, March 31, 2023:

3:30p.m. - Meet in Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch Lobby and carpool to City Museum

3:45p.m. to 4:45p.m. - Tour City Museum

4:45p.m. to 6:30p.m. - No-Host Social inside City Museum

6:30p.m. - Return to hotel or stay to enjoy the City Museum (open to 10:00p.m.)

Sarah Riforgiate, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Seth Frei, Texas State University
Tim McKenna-Buchanan, Manchester University
Erika Dakin Kirby, Creighton University
Stacy Tye-Williams, Iowa State University 
Lance Lippert, Illinois State University

Please feel free to email Sarah with any questions ( 

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