Purdue University Student ChapterAssociation for Women in Communications Offering communication students a welcoming place to grow, connect and succeed. http://www.web.ics.purdue.edu/~awc/December 2010Upcoming Events Letter from the President 1/10 Second Semester Begins Dear AWC members, This will be my final AWC President’s letter. I regret to inform you that I will be leaving Purdue next semester and be handing over 1/19 2nd Semester Call-Out 6 the Presidency to our Vice President, Valerie Petrey. I have been p.m. offered an outstanding internship position in Chicago that I could *Current Members Do not pass up and will be finishing up my classes at Purdue Calumet. Not Need to Attend However, I will still graduate in May from Purdue and I plan on coming back to visit. 1/25 First Meeting of Second Deciding to leave Purdue was one of the toughest decisions I have Semester ever had to make in my life. The main reason being is that it is tough for me to say goodbye to this organization. I have been an 6 p.m. active AWC member since my freshmen year and have served on the exec board for the past 3 years. I could not ask to be a part of a better organization during my time at Purdue. Continued on page 3 Mission Statement The Association for Women in Communications is a professional organization that champions the advancement of women across all communications disciplines by recognizing excellence, promoting leadership and positioning its members at the forefront of the evolving communications era.