ERIC Number: ED434622
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Etiquette and Protocol: A Guide for Campus Events.
Harris, April L.
Intended for special events planners on college campuses, this book offers advice on matters of etiquette and protocol for campus events. Chapters cover the following topics: (1) invitations (e.g., the precedence of extending invitations, invitation components, formal invitations, types of invitations); (2) forms of address (with examples of appropriate uses of a variety of titles); (3) receiving guests (name badges, the receiving line, seating arrangements, and parking); (4) food and beverages (cocktails, cash bars, selecting wines and food, toasting, buffets, served meals, and teaching students to provide first-class service); (5) academic traditions (academic dress, faculty colors, symbols of office, order of processions, commencements, and inaugurations); (6) international relations (protocol for government officials, welcoming international visitors, working with an interpreter, gifts, food, and drink); (7) hosting people with disabilities (wheelchairs and other physical aids, impairments of hands or arms, visually impaired people, and hearing or speech impairments); (8) business etiquette basics (welcoming guests in one's office, visiting another person's office, meeting manners, board meetings, telephone etiquette, professional accessories, and thank-you notes). (Contains 16 references and index.) (DB)
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Washington, DC.