Membership in the Press Club of Southeast Texas has grown in recent
years because communication professionals recognize its value.
The club brings together practitioners in the print and electronic
media and public relations field under a common goal: excellence in
Membership in the Press Club is open to all area professionals on an
individual basis and to organizations sponsoring several members.
Memberships are approved by the Press Club of Southeast Texas Board of
Special sessions are held durng election years to provide candidates
and club members an opportunity to get together informally. The Press
Club has co-sponsored forums for candidates to debate issues.
Freedom of Information is important to the Press Club membership.
Club members sponsor programs and address high school and university
classes on the topic.
The Press Club of Southeast Texas not only promotes individual excellence but also …
provides highest quality services within the area communications industry
promotes continued growth and development of area communication professionals
stimulates and develops student interest in pursuing communication studies
enhances professional networks for mutual support and benefit
facilitates the communication process between the public and professionals
engenders participation of an informed public
fosters community development through involvement of an informed and participating public