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Dr. Linnie Carter Honored as Woman of Distinction

September 27, 2014 by

Dr. Linnie S. Carter, APR, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, was honored as a woman of distinction by the Women’s Ministry of the Pennsylvania Baptist State Convention Inc. [Read more...]

Dr. Linnie Carter Publishes Article in PR Book

September 27, 2014 by

An article written by Dr. Linnie S. Carter, APR, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, was recently published in a public relations book. [Read more...]

Dr. Linnie Carter Participates in Webinar about Community College Public Relations and Marketing

September 24, 2014 by

Dr. Linnie S. Carter, APR, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, participated in a webinar about community college public relations and marketing. [Read more...]

Dr. Linnie Carter Participates in Women’s Forum Panel Discussion

September 9, 2014 by

Dr. Linnie S. Carter, APR, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, participated in a panel discussion sponsored by the Pennsylvania Women’s Forum. [Read more...]

Dr. Linnie Carter Participates in Webinar about Higher Education Crises

May 6, 2014 by

Dr. Linnie S. Carter, APR, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, participated, along with a community college president, in a webinar about higher education crises.

Sponsored by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the webinar, “Managing and Communicating About Higher Education Crises,” discussed how a community college’s team effectively managed and communicated about six crises within a short time period. During the webinar, attendees learned about (1) transparent crisis communication plans that strengthened support among external stakeholders, (2) the many tactics and channels you can use to communicate key messages and (3) the deepened commitment of current donors to the community college foundation.

For information about how Dr. Carter can speak at your event, please visit http://linniecarter.com/services/speaking-engagements/ and http://linniecarter.com/contact/[Read more...]

Dr. Linnie Carter Publishes Article in Professional Association Publication

April 8, 2014 by

Dr. Linnie S. Carter, APR, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, published an article in a professional association publication, the spring 2014 issue of the Council for Resource Development’s Dispatch.

The article, “From student to alumni: Sustaining support after graduation,” discusses best practices to developing philanthropic relationships with community college students and sustaining those relationships as students transition to alumni. The article is available online.

For information about how Dr. Carter can speak at your event, please visit http://linniecarter.com/services/speaking-engagements/ and http://linniecarter.com/contact/[Read more...]

Dr. Linnie Carter Presents at National Conference of the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations

March 20, 2014 by

Dr. Linnie S. Carter, APR, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, presented at the national conference of the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR) on March 20.

Held in New Orleans, the national conference featured marketing and public relations professionals from community colleges throughout the United States.

Dr. Carter presented “Speak Your Donors’ Language: Tips to Sharpen Donor Communications.” She discussed effective communication methods for community college donors, which fundraising projects donors might support, why donors contribute to community colleges and which key messages might resonate with community college donors.

For information about how Dr. Carter can speak at your event, please visit http://linniecarter.com/services/speaking-engagements/ and http://linniecarter.com/contact/.

 

About the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations

According to its website, “the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations is the only organization of its kind that exclusively represents marketing and public relations professionals at community and technical colleges. As one of the fastest-growing affiliates of the American Association of Community Colleges, NCMPR has more than 1,550 members from more than 650 colleges across the United States, Canada and other countries.”

Carter Scholars Inc. Appoints New Board Members

April 29, 2013 by

Carter Scholars Inc., a nonprofit organization established by Kevin and Linnie Carter, recently appointed three new board members.

  • Ms. Bonnie Newman Davis is the Greensboro News & Record – Janice Bryant Howroyd Endowed Professor in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication at North Carolina A&T State University.

  • Ms. Wynette A. Richardson is an English Instructor at Halifax Community College in Weldon, N.C., and CEO of Verbal Elations Motivational Speaking Firm.

  • Dr. Kim Smith is an assistant professor in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, N.C.

 

Detailed biographical information about and photographs of the board members are available online: http://carterscholars.org/board-of-directors/.

About Carter Scholars Inc.

Kevin and Linnie Carter established Carter Scholars Inc. in February 2011. The nonprofit organization provides financial assistance to elementary school, middle school, high school and college students who live in Norfolk, Va.; Richmond, Va.; Shenandoah Valley, Va.; and Greensboro, N.C. (places in which the Carters have lived). The assistance will be awarded to academically-gifted students who are struggling financially. For more information, visit http://carterscholars.org/.

Dr. Linnie Carter Keynotes Community College Honor Society Induction Ceremony

March 20, 2013 by

Dr. Linnie Carter, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, was the keynote speaker of a community college honor society induction ceremony on March 17.

Held at HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, the ceremony celebrated more than 350 HACC students, who are now members of Phi Theta Kappa, the premier honor society for community college students and the largest honor society in the world.

Dr. Carter discussed the culture of competition, highlighted HACC alumni who are competing and winning professionally and shared tips for effectively competing in life.

For information about how Dr. Carter can speak at your event, please visit http://linniecarter.com/services/speaking-engagements/ and http://linniecarter.com/contact/.

 

About Phi Theta Kappa

According to its website, “the purpose of Phi Theta Kappa shall be to recognize and encourage scholarship among two-year college students. To achieve this purpose, Phi Theta Kappa shall provide opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.”

Dr. Linnie Carter Speaks at Three Black History Month Events

February 28, 2013 by

Dr. Linnie Carter, the president and CEO of Linnie Carter & Associates LLC and a community college vice president, spoke at three Black History Month events. [Read more...]

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