The Persimmon

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The Persimmon Newsletter is a member publication sponsored by the PLATO Communications Committee. It is published twice a year or as needed. It is included with membership and is available electronically or in hard copy. It contains important information about upcoming classes, events and lectures, as well as news about the organization.

Member contributions to The Persimmon are welcome. It’s recommended that submissions address issues of broad interest to the membership and are written succinctly. Due to space considerations, articles may be edited prior to publication.

Questions about submissions or items themselves can be sent via e-mail to Patricia Herrling

Deadlines and publication dates are as follows:

 Approximate Publication Date Editorial Deadline
 January 20 December 1
 August 15 July 15

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