Call for Contributing Columnists & Student Research Article Submissions
The Young Professional is a quarterly publication aimed at providing information specifically for young professionals and students in the parks, recreation, and leisure field. Articles may be testimonials, interviews, opinion, research, best practices highlights or simply informational in nature. The Young Professional will be distributed digitally to all young professionals and students in NRPA’s Young Professional Network, through NRPA Connect, as well as through other social media platforms.
The Young Professional Network seeks students (undergraduate and graduate) to contribute professional columns and research briefs for publication in The Young Professional. Columns may be diverse in style and content, but must be beneficial for young professionals and students in the parks and recreation field. Research briefs are usually slightly longer than columns and are overviews of the research. Research briefs must be beneficial for young professionals and students in the parks and recreation field.
Potential contributors are encouraged to send inquiries to Michael J. Bradley (michael.bradley) or Iryna Sharaievska (sharaievskai).
Upcoming submission deadlines:
July 15, 2014
January 15, 2015
Michael J. Bradley, Ph.D.
Recreation & Park Administration
405 Begley Building
521 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, Kentucky 40475-3102