The WLUSP Summer Conference schedule has been released. All information for rooms and times is included below, as well as biographies for our guest speakers.
Friday July 13, 2012
|7:00pm – 9:00pm||Brick Tour at the Brick Brewery (181 King Street South)|
|9:00pm – ???||Karaoke at Chainsaw (Uptown Waterloo)|
Saturday July 14, 2012
|10:30am||Registration Pick up your registration package for the Conference before the first session (DAWB 2-Ââ€104)|
|12:00pm||Writing Tips and Digging up Stories|
|2:00pm||Using Multimedia to Build Web Presence|
|3:00pm||Branding & Promotions|
(DAWB 2-Ââ€105)Business Writing
|7:00pm-10:00pm||Social at the Office|
(205 Regina Street)
Sunday July 15, 2012
|10:00am-11:00am||Breakfast at the Office|
|11:30am||WLUSP VISIONING SESSION|
|1:30pm||Department Specific Sessions|
WLUSP Conference Speaker Descriptions
Steve Niles is WLUSP alumni and formerly held positions in Sports, News and Student Life at The Cord. He is now an Associate Producer at CBC/Radio-Ââ€Canada Business Unit and has worked on The Lang and Oâ€™Leary Exchange.
Paige Desmond is also WLUSP alumni and was the Editor-Ââ€in-Ââ€Chief of The Sputnik as well as WLUSP VP of Brantford Operations. She now works as a reporter at the Kitchener-Ââ€Waterloo Record.
Arshy Mann is the former Managing Editor: Web for UBCâ€™s campus newspaper The Ubyssey. He is now the National Bureau Chief for Canadian University Press.
Gary Doyle sits on the WLU Student Publications Board of Directors as a community member. He has over 30 years of broadcasting experience and hosts The Gary Doyle Show daily on 570 News.